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Episode 367: Reconciliation Abomination

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D., N.Y.) discusses the Senate passage of the bipartisan infrastructure bill and the budget resolution during a news conference at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., August 11, 2021. (Gabrielle Crockett/Reuters)

Today on The Editors, Rich, Charlie, and Michael discuss the abysmal infrastructure and reconciliation bills, AOC’s House-floor playacting, and the grossness of the Gabby Petito coverage.

Editors’ picks:
• Rich: Phil Klein’s piece “Democrats Can’t Hide Their Israel Problem
• Charlie: Dan McLaughlin’s piece “The Eastman Memo Is a Tragedy of Errors
• MBD: Jim Geraghty’s Thursday Morning Jolt “Joe Biden’s COVID-Booster Bungling

Light items:
• Rich: Caffeine
• Charlie: Single dad for the weekend
• MBD: Fall lawn season

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The Editors is hosted by Rich Lowry and produced by Sarah Colleen Schutte.