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


It's California's Recall Election Day

It's gubernatorial recall election day in California. Marisa Lagos, political correspondent at KQED and co-host of the podcast Political Breakdown, joins to talk about Gov. Newsom's chances to defeat the challenge, explains what's at stake and talks about the leading challenger, conservative talk show host Larry Elder.


 2021-09-14  26m