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Budget Deal cuts Social Security Benefits, Eligibility for SSDI

paul ryanDid John Boehner just sell out his base? Or did the Democratic leadership just sell out the soon-to-retire? Paul Ryan can’t seem to decide: he flipped from attacking the budget deal to supporting it in the space of 24 hours. We dig into the budget deal that took Capitol Hill by surprise, and the man who is about to become Speaker of the House. Plus: a rundown on the politics behind the this year’s ballot fights in San Francisco.

Guests:

  • Jill

    important show! Thank you for this report especially appreciated Nichols’ comments later in the show.

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