WebHeader_Grove.png
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations
Get 2 limited-edition podcast mugs when you make a sustaining gift of $8 or more per month today!

Week In Politics: Texas Gov. Perry In Hot Water, Clinton’s Pricey Speaking Perks

President Barack Obama is back in Washington, D.C. to handle the crises in Iraq and Ferguson, Missouri. Governor Rick Perry has been indicted in Texas for allegedly abusing his office and trying to coerce an elected official. And it’s been revealed that Hillary Clinton’s recent contracts require a presidential suite and private jet for her speaking gigs.

NPR’s Charlie Mahtesian speaks with Here & Now’s Jeremy Hobson about this week in politics.

Guest

Copyright 2021 NPR. To see more, visit https://www.npr.org.

You make NHPR possible.

NHPR is nonprofit and independent. We rely on readers like you to support the local, national, and international coverage on this website. Your support makes this news available to everyone.

Give today. A monthly donation of $5 makes a real difference.