Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer responds to the release of the Republicans' healthcare bill at the Capitol in Washington, June 22, 2017. (AP/J. Scott Applewhite)

Behind Closed Doors, A Health Bill Is Born

Ron and Heather speak with Yahoo News’ Matt Bai about the Senate Republicans’ health care bill. They discuss the secrecy with which it was drafted, the history of the G.O.P.'s relationship to health care, and the bill's implications for Republicans in the 2018 mid-term elections.

23:39Jun 22, 2017
President Donald Trump talks with Attorney General Jeff Sessions, gestures before speaking at the 36th Annual National Peace Officers' memorial service, Monday, May 15. 2017, on Capitol Hill in Washington.  (Evan Vucci/AP)

Is The Attorney General The President's Lawyer Or America's Lawyer?

Ron and Heather talk to Dana Milbank, from the Washington Post, about Jeff Sessions' contentious Senate hearing and the historical tension that attorneys general, from Mitchell Palmer to Alberto Gonzalez, have faced -- do they serve the President or the the U.S. people?

17:23Jun 15, 2017

Podcast Preview: 'Loose Lips Sink Ships'

In our new politics and history podcast, Ron Suskind and Heather Cox Richardson discuss the news of today and its historical parallels. This week: the Comey memo, President Trump's meeting with the Russians, and what we can learn from Benedict Arnold and Presidents Eisenhower and Clinton.

17:35May 18, 2017