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The Jackpod: The invisible new deal

On Point news analyst Jack Beatty looks into why President Biden’s initiatives to boost the economy, with legislation such as the American Rescue Plan and the Inflation Reduction Act, are not recognized by many voters.


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29:06May 17, 2024
President Donald Trump hands a signed "Make America Great Again," hat back to a supporter, Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017, in Reno, Nev. (Alex Brandon/AP)

The Jackpod: The red hat

On Point news analyst Jack Beatty on the power of the MAGA red hat to forge an identity and spread a political message around the world.


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