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Episode 18: Looking For A Leader and A Message, Democrats Head For Showdown In Atlanta

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Democrats will know this Saturday who is tapped as head of the party. But, will the party figure out what’s wrong with its pitch to voters? I talk with linguistics guru George Lakoff, who a decade ago began pushing the party to understand how voters’ brains really work.¬† And for those of you who want to dig deeper into what George and I talked about, check out his longer explanation here.

I also catch up with Christine Quinn, yet another high-profile former supporter of Hillary Clinton who has just endorsed Keith Ellison.

And after a crushing loss by unions trying to organize Boeing’s plant in South Carolina, we anoint the company’s CEO,¬†Dennis Muilenburg, our Robber Baron of the week.

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