In hour one of Here & Now's Jan. 13, 2017 full broadcast, we talk with virtuoso organist Cameron Carpenter about his mission to change the whole organ world. Also, after a busy week of confirmation hearings for President-elect Donald Trump's cabinet picks, Here & Now's Jeremy Hobson takes a look back at some of the key moments.
In hour two of Here & Now's Jan. 13, 2017 full broadcast, we recap and discuss a busy week in presidential politics with Univision's Maria Elena Salinas and Kay Henderson of Radio Iowa. Also, NPR TV critic Eric Deggans joins us to preview the new HBO series "The Young Pope," and whether or not it will find popularity with an American audience.
In hour one of Here & Now's Jan. 12, 2017 full broadcast, we talk with John S. Knight fellow Veronica Chambers and contributor Sarah Lewis, a professor at Harvard University, about First Lady Michelle Obama and her impact. Also, how are hospitals reacting to a potential repeal of Obamacare? We talk with the president and CEO of the Illinois Health and Hospital Association about what's at stake.
In hour two of Here & Now's Jan. 12, 2017 full broadcast, we talk with Leon Panetta, the former defense secretary and CIA director, about President-elect Donald Trump, the intelligence community and the future of American foreign policy. Also, KCRW DJ Garth Trinidad joins us for the latest installment of the Here & Now DJ Sessions.