Jan. 31, 2018: On Tuesday, President Trump delivered his first State of the Union Address to a joint session of Congress and to the nation. The Takeaway explores what communities large and small are looking for from the Trump Administration. Plus, a look at what's next for Puerto Rico as FEMA cuts aid; the escalating crisis in Yemen; why the White House is reversing on Russian sanctions; what Watergate can teach us about today's political climate; and everything you need to know about today's lunar lunacy.
July 25, 2017: Several states have been pushing back against the Trump Administration's voter fraud initiative. But Vanita Gupta, who was head of the civil rights division at the Department of Justice under President Obama, says that a voter purge may be coming. She explains today on The Takeaway. Plus, we examine the growing feud between President Trump and Attorney General Sessions, we take a look at tensions between Israel and Jordan, the future of the MLB, and the economic realities of space exploration.
May 31, 2017: NASA is on a mission to fly directly into our sun’s atmosphere. We explore this historic announcement, plus a look at U.S.-European relations in the Trump era, an attack in Afghanistan, an Army milestone, and a challenge to science education.