August 17, 2018: Hour 1

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Some Republican lawmakers are speaking out in support of President Trump's decision to revoke John Brennan's security clearance, while others are critical. Plus, what might this week's primary election results mean for both parties in November? An alligator named Mr. Stubbs, found several years ago while being transported illegally by animal traffickers, was unable to swim after losing his tail. Now, the animal sports a 3D-printed replacement. And Seattle measured its worst air quality in decades this week as wildfires in British Columbia blanketed much of the Northwest in a smoky haze. We take a closer look with a co-author of a recent study on air pollution. That and more, in hour one of Here & Now's Aug. 17, 2018 full broadcast. You can read and hear more at, follow us on Twitter and join the conversation on Facebook.

This program aired on August 17, 2018.


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