The Presidential Daily Brief


  1. Obstruction Charges, Brexit and the PDB Quiz

    Know This: Special counsel Robert Mueller has charged Ex-Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and a Ukrainian associate with attempting to prevent witnesses in the Russian election meddling probe from testifying. In a bid to placate both her hard-line pro-Brexit party members and the European Union, U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May has proposed a one-year agreement to keep Britain in the EU customs union, though it’s not clear she can win support. And companies selling facial recognition technology are now targeting schools with claims that their cameras can prevent school shootings.

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

    Watch This: Tune in next Friday to PBS for the premiere of Breaking BigOZY’s latest TV show. Breaking Big will explore the secret sauce behind successful people. Host Carlos Watson sits down with Trevor Noah, Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, Danai Gurira, Jason Aldean and more … to find out how they broke through, and broke big.

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