Trump's Address to Congress; Covering Trump; Lincoln’s Press Power Play; Climate Science Refresher; Puzzles!

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President Donald Trump is applauded as he addresses a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2017.

Today you'll hear —

  • USA TODAY’s Washington bureau chief Susan Page, does a play by play of Trump's first address to Congress.
  • WBUR business and tech reporter and former NPR politics reporter, Asma Khalid, discusses her experience reporting on the 2016 presidential election. Plus, she’ll talk about how H-1B visas may be affected by the Trump administration’s policies.
  • Harold Holzer, Jonathan F. Fanton Director of Hunter College's Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute, Abraham Lincoln scholar, and author of Lincoln and the Power of the Press: The War for Public Opinion (Simon and Schuster, 2014), contextualizes Trump's relationship with the press through the historical lens of Lincoln's relationship with the media.
  • Peter DeMenocal, dean of Science, Faculty of Arts and Sciences at Columbia University, discusses the fundamental principles that are used to study the climate.
  • John Chaneski, the "puzzle guru" for Ask Me Another and a content manager and host for TriviaNYC , stumps listeners (and Brian) with his mind-bending puzzles.