This week’s episode of the Washington Monthly Show on BloggingheadsTV (with a podcast available as well) features Martin Longman sitting in for Paul Glastris and Nancy LeTourneau calling in as our guest. We talk about the sudden upsurge of interest in a possible Biden run; this week’s Republican candidate events; the Planned Parenthood funding brouhaha; and other summer diversions.
Ed Kilgore, a Monthly contributing editor, is a columnist for the Daily Intelligencer, New York magazine’s politics blog, and the managing editor for the Democratic Strategist.
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