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Your Hosts: Friends Who Disagree

Jean (R) and Robert (D) have known each other, and have disagreed about politics, since they were college classmates; for almost 30 years, they’ve disagreed without being disagreeable.

In that time Jean worked as a top Republican communicator, including cabinet-level speechwriting in the George W. Bush administration, while Robert built a career as a journalist and then liberal columnist.

Today, they want to add their sharp-but-civil discourse to a national political conversation where name-calling too often passes for intelligent political discussion.



Tired of the yelling and insults? Just trying to understand each side’s point of view?

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Democratic Debate, Bolton Out, Imperial Presidency

Co-hosts Jean Card (Republican) and Robert Schlesinger (Democrat) agree that imperial presidencies are un-American as they dissect the biggest moments in politics this week, including the Democratic debate and the White House exit of National Security Advisor John Bolton.

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