Trump tariffs, the Stormy Daniels lawsuit, and sanctuary cities, on the Political Gabfest.

What Difference Will Gary Cohn’s Departure Make to a Ramshackle White House?

What Difference Will Gary Cohn’s Departure Make to a Ramshackle White House?

Slate's weekly political roundtable.
March 8 2018 7:03 PM

The “Stormy Weather” Edition

Listen to Slate’s show about Trump’s tariffs, the Stormy Daniels lawsuit, and sanctuary cities.

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U.S. President Donald Trump and National Economic Council Director Gary Cohn affirm their support for each other at Camp David on Jan. 6 in Thurmont, Maryland.

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On this week’s Slate Political Gabfest, Emily Bazelon, John Dickerson, and David Plotz discuss Trump’s tariffs and fledgling trade war, the Stormy Daniels lawsuit, and the relationships between sanctuary cities and Immigrations and Customs Enforcement.

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