The Brian Lehrer Show

Newsmakers meet New Yorkers as host Brian Lehrer and his guests take on the issues dominating conversation in New York and around the world. This daily program from WNYC Studios cuts through the usual talk radio punditry and brings a smart, humane approach to the day's events and what matters most in local and national politics, our own communities and our lives. WNYC Studios is a listener-supported producer of other leading podcasts including Radiolab, On the Media, Snap Judgment, Death, Sex & Money, Nancy, Here’s the Thing with Alec Baldwin and many others. © WNYC Studios


Trump’s UN Ambassador and EPA Picks Face Hearings

Ana Marie Cox, senior political correspondent for MTV News, founder of the blog Wonkette, and contributor to The New York Times Magazine, discusses the confirmation hearings of President-elect Donald Trump’s pick for UN ambassador, Nikki Haley, Environmental Protection Agency administrator, Scott Pruitt, Commerce Secretary, Wilbur Ross, and head of the Department of Health and Human Services, Tom Price.


 2017-01-19  27m