This week: Erstwhile Catholic boy Steve Bannon takes the U.S. Catholic church to task for its position on immigration issues, suggesting that “they need illegal aliens to fill the churches.”
This week: Hurricane Harvey pummels the Texas Gulf Coast. On a personal note, Houston is the hometown of the Week In One Song’s founder, so this news has hit especially hard. Here’s a cover of Dean Martin’s ‘Houston,’ by Houston punk legends The Hates.
This week: The Senate GOP fails to push through its plan to repeal and replace Obamacare.
This week: After weeks of secret work, the Senate GOP releases its version of Obamacare repeal.
(The staff here at the Week In One Song would like to thank health-policy scholar and fellow Fall fan Philip Rocco for the song suggestion.)
On his birthday week, President Trump receives news that he is being investigated for possible obstruction of justice.
Is the Trump administration going off the rails, or is it just that the train may be headed to political hell?
This week: The long-awaited Obamacare replacement bill hits the streets, and it is immediately panned.
This week: Court decisions about the administration’s travel ban offer a quick lesson about the separation of powers.