May 22, 2017: Hour 241:35

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In hour two of Here & Now's May 22, 2017 full broadcast, we discuss the latest from Washington, including preparations to release a budget proposal that's expected to slash social programs while President Trump is visiting Israel. Also, journalist Jeffrey Gettleman joins us to talk about his memoir, "Love, Africa." And earlier this month, Puerto Rico filed for a type of bankruptcy. We learn how Puerto Ricans are feeling about the latest austerity measures. You can read and hear more at, follow us on Twitter and join the conversation on Facebook and Tumblr.

This program aired on May 22, 2017.

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