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About the Show
The problem with the news right now? It’s everywhere. And each day, it can feel like we’re all just mindlessly scrolling. It’s why we created What Next. This short daily show is here to help you make sense of things. When the news feels overwhelming, we’re here to help you answer: What next? Look for new episodes every weekday morning.
When President Donald Trump passed his tax overhaul in 2017, Democrats and Republicans were excited about the prospect of one specific provision. “Opportunity zones” were meant to spur investment in low-income communities. Two years later, it’s unclear if that has actually happened. Billionaires, on the other hand, are benefiting from the program left and right.