The Presidential Daily Brief


  1. Budget Measures, Sean Penn and the PDB Quiz

    Know This: The U.S. Senate passed a budget measure yesterday that paves the way to tackle tax reform without bipartisan approval. Malaysia’s agreed to restart the search for missing flight MH370 with Texas-based company Ocean Infinity. And Sean Penn is battling Netflix over the release of a documentary series on Mexican kingpin El Chapo, which Penn fears could lead to violent repercussions.

    Try This: Feeling presidential after a week of briefings? Prove it with the PDB quiz.

    Tune In: OZY and WGBH have teamed up to create a fabulous new show for PBS, Third Rail With OZY. Tonight’s debate: Is marriage obsolete?

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