Ballot Talks: Wolf’s standoff and Bernie’s rise

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    Guests: John Baer, John Nichols, Josh Kraushaar

    On this week’s edition of Ballot Talks: we’ll get an update on Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf’s budget standoff when we talk with JOHN BAER of the Philadelphia Daily News. Then, we’ll talk about the record crowds and above-expected fundraising of Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders, candidate for the Democratic nomination for president. We’ll be joined by JOHN NICHOLS of The Nation and with JOSH KRAUSHAAR of The National Journal to discuss his viability for office and what his increased prominence means for the Democratic primary race.

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