Brian Lehrer appears in the following:
Tuesday, November 05, 2019
Tax returns. Flipped witnesses. Public transcripts. Elie Mystal, executive editor of Above the Law, runs through a full docket of impeachment headlines.
Monday, November 04, 2019
If the House votes to impeach, the 100 professional politicians in the Senate would have to act as an impartial jury. One of them isn't sure his colleagues will be able to.
Friday, November 01, 2019
It's been a non-stop flurry of impeachment news, so today Katie Benner runs down the latest headlines, and answers some listener questions you've left on our voicemail.
Thursday, October 31, 2019
Elizabeth Holtzman, former U.S. Congresswoman during the Nixon impeachment proceedings, recalls how bipartisan that process was compared to today's.
Tuesday, October 29, 2019
Sen. Chris Murphy (D-CT) says that if the House impeaches, Republicans won't be able to avoid a trial. Plus, Emily Bazelon and Jonathan Lemire on Vindman's trial and more.
Monday, October 28, 2019
On Sunday, a stadium full of baseball fans chanted at the president, "Lock him up." Could a vocal grassroots protest campaign move the needle on impeachment, as it did on Obamacare?
Friday, October 25, 2019
U.S. scandals — involving Paul Manafort, Hunter Biden and now Donald Trump — keep popping up in Ukraine, the country at the heart of the impeachment probe. What's going on there?
Thursday, October 24, 2019
Two impeachment-related cases at the SDNY courthouse yesterday: one on presidential immunity, the other on Giuliani's associates. The hosts of Trump, Inc. were there. They have stories.
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Why are these high stakes testimonies happening behind closed doors? Michael Isikoff, who's covered Congress for decades, says it's time to make them public.
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
Was Trump's use of the word "lynching" in a tweet this morning racism, or historical ignorance? Can he really pretend not to know his ambassador? AP's Jonathan Lemire fact-checks.
Monday, October 21, 2019
There's the legal side of impeachment, and the political side. Today, a spot-check on both with Slate legal analyst Dahlia Lithwick and POLITICO congressional reporter Kyle Cheney.
Friday, October 18, 2019
Yesterday, Mick Mulvaney told reporters that quid pro quo "happens all the time," before backtracking hours later. Plus, a recap of the revelations from the past week.
Thursday, October 17, 2019
Hillary Clinton tells Brian that Trump's impulsive withdrawal of American troops from Syria is an additional reason for impeachment.
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
New York Times Justice Department reporter Katie Benner discusses the latest impeachment headlines, including the Administration's stonewalling of the House inquiry.
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
Why a State Dept. Ukraine expert says Trump sidelined him.
Tuesday, October 15, 2019
On today's show, Brian spoke with Rep. Hakeem Jeffries, chairman of the House Democratic Caucus, and a member of the Judiciary Committee, which will play a critical role in the inquiry.
Wednesday, July 17, 2019
Every day until the Mueller testimony on July 24, Brian Lehrer and a guest will read aloud and explain one important passage from the nearly 400-page report.
Wednesday, May 29, 2019
Special Counsel Robert Mueller breaks his silence after more than two years.
Thursday, May 16, 2019
Lehrer has been speaking with Mayor de Blasio every Friday for the past three years.
Thursday, May 09, 2019
It used to be that cord-cutters were saving money. But now with a boom in subscription services, that's not necessarily the case anymore.