The Brian Lehrer Show

Newsmakers meet New Yorkers as host Brian Lehrer and his guests take on the issues dominating conversation in New York and around the world. This daily program from WNYC Studios cuts through the usual talk radio punditry and brings a smart, humane approach to the day's events and what matters most in local and national politics, our own communities and our lives. WNYC Studios is a listener-supported producer of other leading podcasts including Radiolab, On the Media, Snap Judgment, Death, Sex & Money, Nancy, Here’s the Thing with Alec Baldwin and many others. © WNYC Studios



The Brian Lehrer Show Call-In Special: What Did You Learn This Week?

This week we heard from numerous witnesses at the heart of the Trump-Ukraine scandal, all of whom delivered new details about the inner workings of President Trump’s foreign policy in Ukraine, and added to the narrative that the president was seeking a quid pro quo. After a long week of public hearings, what did you learn? Guests:Andrea Bernstein, senior editor for politics and policy for WNYC News, co-host of the podcast Trump Inc, and author of the forthcoming book, American Oligarchs: The Kushners, the Trumps, and the Marriage of Money and PowerRyan Goodman, NYU Law Professor, Co-editor-in-chief of Just Security and former Special Counsel at the Department of Defense