Christmas Chaos: President Throws Relief Into Doubt : The NPR Politics Podcast President Trump raised last-minute objections, imperiling direct payments and other aid to millions of Americans. He also issued a new round of pardons for politically-connected allies.

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Christmas Chaos: President Throws Relief Into Doubt

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Christmas Chaos: President Throws Relief Into Doubt

Christmas Chaos: President Throws Relief Into Doubt

Christmas Chaos: President Throws Relief Into Doubt

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President Trump raised last-minute objections, imperiling direct payments and other aid to millions of Americans. He also issued a new round of pardons for politically-connected allies.

This episode: political correspondent Scott Detrow, White House reporter Ayesha Rascoe, congressional editor Deirdre Walsh, and national justice correspondent Carrie Johnson.

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Subscribe to the NPR Politics Podcast here.
Email the show at nprpolitics@npr.org.
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