The Shutdown was Months in the Making

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The government shutdown may have taken most Americans by surprise. But the New York Times reports it’s the consequences of long-term planning by more than three dozen conservative groups.

Molly Ball covers politics for the Atlantic. Sheryl Gay Stolberg covers the personalities, ideas and culture of Washington for the New York Times.

Credits

Guests:
Molly Ball - Time Magazine - @mollyesque, Sheryl Gay Stolberg - New York Times - @SherylNYT

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Evan George, Christian Bordal, Katie Cooper