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Thursday, January 14, 2021

Trump impeached again as states brace for more violence

Yesterday, the House of Representatives impeached the president for inciting a violent insurrection against the United States government. Ten Republicans voted with Democrats. Trump is the first president in U.S. history to be impeached twice.

Also on today’s episode: What lawmakers experienced the day rioters entered the Capitol building, how normal life could slowly resume as more people get vaccinated, and why one NBA team is betting its future on a complicated trade.

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About Our Hosts

Shumita Basu is a broadcast journalist with public-radio roots. She’s drawn to vivid narratives and accountability journalism and especially admires local reporters who own their beats.

Duarte Geraldino is a longtime broadcast journalist, editor, and TED speaker. He’s passionate about journalism that focuses on economic justice and migration, and that amplifies voices that are too often silenced.