11
Mar

8 – Tariffs and Korea Talks

THE TOPICS OF EPISODE EIGHT NEWS PERTAINING TO THE ACTIVITIES OF THE WHITE HOUSE Trump announces new steel and aluminum tariffs. US executives warn that the tariffs could damage the strengthening US economy. Manufacturers who use aluminum and steel to produce cans, cars, refrigerators, and additional goods warn of shortages, price surges, and trade barriers […]

4
Mar

7 – Trump & SCOTUS

TOPICS DISCUSSED ON THIS EPISODE Supreme Court denies Trump’s attempt to expedite future Supreme Court ruling on ‘Dreamers.’ The Supreme Court will consider a new death penalty case. The Supreme Court conducted oral arguments for Janus v. AFSCME Council on Monday. The Supreme Court reverses and remands Jennings v. Rodriguez Dick’s Sporting Goods Stops Selling […]

25
Feb

6 – Gates, Gun Protests, and France

Thanks for listening. Detailed show notes available below. NEWS CONCERNING THE FLORIDA MASSACRE Trump to support expanded background checks for gun ownership following an increased push for gun control after the Florida school shooting last week. Trump spoke to Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn (R., Texas) about such legislation, according to White House press secretary […]

18
Feb

5 – Russia Probe, Florida Shooting, and Rob Porter

Episode 5 JDRC Politics Podcast Topics of Discussion Rob Porter Scandal FBI contradicted white house. Top Trump aides, seeking to explain their decision not to immediately take action against senior White House official who accused of abusing both his ex-wives, have repeatedly tried to obscure facts about what the White House knew about staff secretary […]

14
Feb

4 – Barcelona and Manufacturing

Thank you for listening to the fourth episode of JDRC Politics. We hope you enjoyed it. Please consider subscribing if you liked the podcast. Show notes below. Barcelona Attack The attack: A van plowed into a crowd of people in Barcelona near Las Ramblas, an area popular with tourists. The victims: At least 13 people […]

14
Feb

3 – Charlottesville

Thank you for listening to the third episode of JDRC Politics. We hope you enjoyed it. Please consider subscribing if you liked the podcast. SHOW NOTES “Today the main issue will be discussing is the Unite the Right white supremacist rally and surrounding events in Charlottesville. Protestors, counter protesters, and those wishing to support the […]

14
Feb

2 – Trump, McConell, and Kenyatta

Thank you for listening to the second episode of JDRC Politics. We hope you enjoyed it. Please consider subscribing if you liked the podcast. SHOW NOTES Analysis of  this tweet: “Military solutions are now fully in place,locked and loaded,should North Korea act unwisely.  Hopefully Kim Jong Un will find another path!” Donald Trump: The ‘locked […]