This week the crew discuss the bombshell new revelations that could have changed the impeachment trial – and how Democrats’ hopes fell apart.
Leaks from an upcoming book by former National Security Adviser John Bolton created major jeopardy over the question of whether the Senate would call witnesses as part of the trial: would enough Republicans want to hear what he had to say to rebel against their party?
In the end, they didn’t - but it prompted a lot of questions for Amanda Walker, Cordelia Lynch and Emily Purser Brown to chew through.
Also this week – the Iowa caucus is upon us! Emily and Cordelia are on the road in the snowy mid-west state, finding out which candidate is whipping up the most excitement.
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