December 19, 2017: Hour 242:38

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In hour two of Here & Now's Dec. 19, 2017 full broadcast, we get an update on the Amtrak train in Washington that investigators have determined was traveling 80 mph in a 30 mph zone prior to derailment. Also we speak with former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty about what he considers to be the advantages and benefits of the proposed GOP tax overhaul. Plus former Fox News contributor Tamara Holder discusses her sexual harassment settlement with 21st Century Fox, which included a nondisclosure agreement that she says has been nullified due to recent comments from Fox owner Rupert Murdoch. And, we welcome "Mr. Christmas," Ron Cohen, to listen to the songs of the holiday season. You can read and hear more at, follow us on Twitter and join the conversation on Facebook and Tumblr.

This program aired on December 19, 2017.

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