About this episode

November 08, 2017

Ryan Lizza

Hosted by Douglas Blackmon

The Trump White House has been tumultuous. There have been numerous dismissals or resignations: National Security Advisor Michael Flynn, Press Secretary Sean Spicer, Chief of Staff Reince Priebus, Chief Strategist Steve Bannon, Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci. And amid all that was a firehose of internal leaks. Our guest this week is the New Yorker’s RYAN LIZZA, who received the now-infamous phone call from Scaramucci demanding to know the identities of his White House sources. Lizza discusses the implications of this tumult—and how serious journalists are grappling with such a unique and unpredictable White House.

The Presidency

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