May 7, 2018: Hour 2

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A strain of E. coli bacteria has contaminated romaine lettuce, made more than 120 people across the country sick and killed at least one person. But investigators still aren't exactly sure where one of the worst outbreaks of its kind in recent years is coming from. Also, advice columnist Meredith Goldstein is never at a loss when it comes to giving advice to her readers. But as her new memoir reveals, that certainty is often completely lacking in her personal life. And, President Trump's administration announced plans in March to hike tariffs on U.S. imports of steel and aluminium. We speak with one economist who says tariffs are long overdue — as long as they're part of a larger strategy. That and more, in hour two of Here & Now's May 7, 2018 full broadcast. You can read and hear more at, follow us on Twitter and join the conversation on Facebook and Tumblr.

This program aired on May 7, 2018.


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