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Observations: The QandO Podcast for 09 Sep 17

Hurricane Irma is bearing down on Florida. Trump made a deal with the Democrats that gives them a 3-month extension on the debt-ceiling, in return for immediate disaster aid for Texas. Republicans didn’t much like it, as if they weren’t going to increase the debt ceiling anyway. Betsy DeVos, the Secretary of Education, revoked the […]
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