WTF Just Happened Today

Your essential guide to the daily shock and awe in national politics.

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Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 358 days 4 hours 15 minutes


Day 294: Great credit.

1/ Trump: "I don't blame China" for taking "advantage" of the US with its "very one-sided and unfair" trade deal. 2/ Affordable Care Act signups are outpacing last year's. 3/ John Kelly pressured the acting Homeland Security secretary, Elaine Du...


 2017-11-10  5m

Day 293: Refreshed.

1/ Trump told 12 Senate Democrats that he would "get killed" financially by the GOP tax bill. 2/ Trump warned North Korea that developing nuclear weapons was putting the country in "grave danger." 3/ Corey Lewandowski's "memory has been refreshe...


 2017-11-09  8m

Day 292: Incredible insights.

1/ Carter Page testified that he received permission from Corey Lewandowski to visit Moscow. 2/ Trump told CIA director Mike Pompeo to meet with a former intelligence officer who claimed the DNC emails were "leaked" – not hacked. 3/ The White Ho...


 2017-11-08  3m

Day 291: Bad conduct.

1/ Trump: The Texas church shooting isn't a guns issue, it's a mental health issue. 2/ Robert Mueller has enough evidence to charge Michael Flynn and his son as part of the Russia probe. 3/ A Russian lawyer said Trump Jr. offered to have an anti...


 2017-11-07  5m

Day 288: The only one that matters.

Current Status: Trump and Jeff Sessions have denied knowing about the Trump campaign's contacts with Russia. 1/ Trump does not "remember much" from the meeting with George Papadopoulos. 2/ Carter Page testified that he told Jeff Sessions about h...


 2017-11-03  6m

Day 287: Cut, cut, cut.

1/ House Republicans unveiled the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act. 2/ Sam Clovis has withdrawn his nomination for the Department of Agriculture's chief scientist role. 3/ Senate Democrats asked Jeff Sessions to clarify his confirmation hearing remarks. 4...


 2017-11-02  6m

Day 286: The lowest point.

1/ Trump did not dismiss the idea of meeting with Putin when it was suggested by George Papadopoulos in March 2016. 2/ In a call with Steve Bannon, Trump blamed Jared Kushner for his role in decisions that led to Robert Mueller's appointment as s...


 2017-11-01  4m

Day 285: Covfefe boy.

1/ Trump spent yesterday "seething" as he watched the Mueller probe unfold on TV. 2/ Team Trump dismissed Papadopoulos as a "liar," their "coffee boy," and just a "young, low level volunteer" 3/ Court documents show that Papadopoulos shared his ...


 2017-10-31  5m


It's indictment day! 1/ In a 12-count indictment, Robert Mueller charged Paul Manafort and his associate Rick Gates with conspiracy to launder more than $18 million. 2/ Trump's former foreign policy adviser pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI. 3...


 2017-10-30  5m

Day 281: Significant concerns.

1/ Trump hasn't imposed sanctions on Russia because Rex Tillerson dissolved the office that implements them. 2/ Trump claimed that it's "commonly agreed" that he didn't collude with Russia. 3/ Republican lawmakers intend to wind down their Trump...


 2017-10-27  3m