Game-Changing: Brexit Lingo, Hong Kong Bill, and Cherokee Nation Delegate
‘Blimey’ isn’t the only British phrase being thrown around in the UK today. All kinds of parliamentary phrases have been flying as the debate over how-to-Brexit heats up. Today, members of Parliament voted to avoid a no-deal Brexit, and against holding snap elections. Meanwhile, Hong Kong’s leader is hoping to cool down protests. She formally withdrew controversial legislation today, but some protesters still aren’t happy. Also on today’s show: a potential new member of Congress, and a new record for a tennis legend.
At What Cost: Taliban Talks, China Tariffs, and a Very Long Cruise
Deadlines: Iran Deal, Climate Crisis, NFL Kickoff
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