Trump Walks Back, Searches Under Couch Cushions For Spare Change

Show Guests:

  • Michael Bower, NBC News National Correspondent
  • Kyle Tothill, Managing Director at eHire

In the National/International Headlines:

  • GOVERNMENT SHUT DOWN/BORDER WALL
    • In reversal, White House shifts border wall funding demands, wants to avoid shutdown https://cnn.it/2Gp4xuk
  • MUELLER INVESTIGATION
    • Comey slams Trump, ‘shameful’ House Republicans after 2nd Capitol Hill meeting https://cnn.it/2LmUfK4
    • White House fires back at James Comey after he accuses Republicans of being spineless
    • Mueller memo summarizing FBI’s interview with Michael Flynn https://cnn.it/2LmhRyB
    • Russian disinformation teams targeted Robert S. Mueller III, says report prepared for Senate https://wapo.st/2LmqpFv
  • TRUMP FOUNDATION
  • GUNS AND SCHOOLS
    • A federal judge tosses Parkland school shooting lawsuit, says local police had no legal obligation to protect students during the massacre https://read.bi/2Lvag0N
  • MEDIA
    • CBS Says Les Moonves Will Not Receive $120 Million Severance https://nyti.ms/2Lmf1JX
    • Tucker Carlson said immigrants make the U.S. ‘poorer and dirtier.’ Four companies have pulled ads. https://wapo.st/2LqTTC0
    • ‘We’re not intimidated’: Tucker Carlson doubles down on claims that immigrants make U.S. ‘dirtier’ https://wapo.st/2Lmvvlh

In the Tech Headlines:

  • NEW CAMPUSES AREN’T JUST FOR AMAZON ANYMORE!
    • Apple isn’t just building a new campus in Austin. Here’s everywhere the tech giant is expanding. https://read.bi/2LmjrQM
    • Google’s $1B NYC investment shows it’s looking past Silicon Valley for growth https://cnn.it/2QYHF8X
  • Elon Musk’s first Boring Company tunnel is about to open its doors — here’s everything we know so far https://read.bi/2Lq7w4C

Dana Barrett with Kyle Tothill, Managing Director at eHire