Latest from Allison Michaels
Why, for a decade, did America invest billions of dollars into racing the Soviets to a giant rock? The reason we’re given is because it was hard. But that’s not the full story.
  • Jun 18, 2019
Every major news story in 2017, as told through push alerts
  • Dec 28, 2017
Robert Costa reports on voter sentiment from Alabama. Plus, we dive into what happens for Trump, Congress and party divisions in our country now that Alabama has elected a Democrat to the U.S. Senate.
  • Dec 13, 2017
Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter Sari Horwitz guides us through Trump's lawyers' comments on the president’s immunity when it comes to obstruction of justice. Plus, legal experts weigh in on differing legal perspectives and how presidential pardoning may play a role in obstruction.
  • Dec 8, 2017
Supreme Court reporter Robert Barnes shares his expertise about presidential influence on the federal courts system. Plus, we talk to a political science professor about the demographic breakdown of Trump’s nominees and how it differs from that of presidents past.
  • Dec 1, 2017
Where did this tradition come from? What does it even mean to “pardon” a turkey? We’ve got you covered in this special holiday episode with Post reporter Jessica Contrera who attend the annual tradition.
  • Nov 22, 2017
What are the limitations of a president's influence on the Justice Dept? Reporter Devlin Barrett offers the latest news, fact checker Glenn Kessler unpacks Uranium One, and a once dep. special counsel explains risks for politicizing the Justice Dept.
  • Nov 17, 2017
Reporter David Nakamura helps us answer: Can Trump keep us safe from terror attacks? We talk to an expert to learn how terrorist groups recruit. Plus, we examine how much power presidents have to influence counterterrorism policy.
  • Nov 3, 2017
What do developments in the Mueller investigation mean for Trump? Are indictments proof that the Trump campaign colluded with Russia to sway the 2016 election? Reporter Matt Zapotosky answers these questions on a special, break-in episode.
  • Oct 31, 2017
Public criticism of the president from GOP senators seems unprecedented. But is it? Reporter Sean Sullivan weighs in on implications for the 2018 election. Plus, historian Laurence Jurdem on what FDR's past actions mean for Trump today.
  • Oct 27, 2017