1. Debt, Ohio & A Really Old Dog NPR 21:37

Lawmakers have yet to reach a deal to avert U.S. default, which could come as soon as next month. In Ohio, Republican lawmakers are attempting to amend the state’s constitution to waylay reproductive rights activists’ push to safeguard access to abortion. And, in Can’t Let It Go, news of a dog who is very old.

This episode: White House correspondent Tamara Keith, political correspondent Kelsey Snell, senior political editor and correspondent Domenico Montanaro, and Ohio Statehouse News Bureau Karen Kasler.

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