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Power Struggles: Trump vs. Congress, Fighting Fires, Lithium Batteries

Power Struggles: Trump vs. Congress, Fighting Fires, Lithium Batteries

Skimm This - October 9, 2019 - 13:25

The White House’s refusal to cooperate with an impeachment inquiry in the House of Representatives is setting the stage for a constitutional crisis. We’ll look at what a constitutional crisis actually means, and how Congress could respond here. Meanwhile, protests are going down in Ecuador, Peru and Bolivia. We’ll take you on a whirlwind tour of the latest demonstrations. Also on today’s show: hundreds of thousands of Californians are finding themselves in the dark, and the inventors of the lithium battery get their 15 minutes.

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