First up: Before handing over the keys to the White House, President Trump made some final moves in office that could have a lasting impact. We’ll Skimm his final acts, from presidential pardons to foreign policy pivots.
Then: President Biden jumped right into the Oval on Wednesday to start rolling out his agenda. We’ll break down what he’s already done in office and what you can keep an eye out for next.
ICYMI: If you watched Wednesday's inauguration, you probably noticed thousands of National Guard troops stationed all over DC. We spoke to an expert about whether added security is here to stay and how Biden could take on the domestic terror threat.
Finally: We’re helping you Skimm your passwords. Seriously.
On this episode, you’ll hear from:
Brian J. Gerber, director of the emergency management and homeland security program, Arizona State University
Steffanie A.K. Schilling, cybersecurity education and awareness expert
Want more Skimm?
Sign up for our free daily newsletter
Email us your questions about what’s going on in the news right now
Subscribe and leave us a review wherever you get your podcasts
Skimm'd by Alex Carr, Justine Davie, and Luke Vargas. With additional support from Peter Bonaventure and Ciara Long.
Sign up for the Daily Skimm email newsletter.
Delivered to your inbox every morning and prepares you for your day in minutes.
We’ve got the latest on the week’s biggest headlines, from El Salvador’s adoption of Bitcoin to the removal of Virginia’s most prominent Confederate statue, the newest COVID-19 variant, and Britney’s conservatorship.
We’re breaking down what you need to know about COVID-19 breakthrough infections, US troops leaving Iraq, and the most common consumer complaints of 2020.
We’ll break down this week’s big stories, from anti-government protests in Cuba to Texas Dems literally fleeing the state.