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12 April 2021

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The DMZ

Liberal Bill Scher and conservative Matt Lewis meet in the rancor-free DMZ to hash out the week’s political events.

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Apr 8, 2021 — Bill Scher & Matthew Cooper
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Bill Scher and special guest Matt Cooper discuss Manchin’s machinations, the politics of the crime spike, Kamala Harris’ new role as border crisis manager, and the merits of Substack.

Mar 24, 2021 — Bill Scher & Matt K. Lewis
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Bill Scher and Matt Lewis discuss the media’s treatment of mass shootings, the prospects for gun control legislation, and the future of the filibuster.
Mar 18, 2021 — Bill Scher & Matt K. Lewis
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Bill Scher and Matt Lewis discuss the challenges facing immigration reform, the status of the filibuster, the prospects for the Democratic agenda, and the threats from Mitch McConnell.
Mar 10, 2021 — Bill Scher & Matt K. Lewis
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Bill Scher and Matt Lewis discuss the political aftermath of the American Rescue Plan, whether we are heading for a showdown over the filibuster, if Senate Republican retirements help Trump, and if monthly child payments will be made permanent.
Mar 4, 2021 — Bill Scher & Matt K. Lewis
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Matt Lewis and Bill Scher discuss the size of the relief bill, the lack of early bipartisanship, and whether Andrew Cuomo should stay or go.
Feb 11, 2021 — Bill Scher & Matt K. Lewis
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Matt Lewis and Bill Scher discuss day one of Impeachment 2.0, the import of the Bill Cassidy flip, and whether expanded voting rights actually helps Democrats.
Feb 4, 2021 — Bill Scher & Matt K. Lewis
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Matt Lewis and Bill Scher explore the state of pandemic relief negotiations, the possibility of bipartisanship, and the absence of vocal Republican opposition.

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