Political Gabfest

The “Abolish ICE” Edition

Listen to Slate’s show about potential SCOTUS nominees, the “Abolish ICE” slogan, and Scott Pruitt’s resignation.

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On this week’s Slate Political Gabfest, Emily Bazelon, David Plotz, and Jacob Weisberg discuss potential replacements for Justice Kennedy on the Supreme Court, liberal chants to “Abolish ICE,” and why Scott Pruitt resigned.

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Podcast production by Jocelyn Frank. Links compiled by Izzy Rode.