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US President Donald Trump listens to US Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta during a media address early July 12, 2019 at the White House in Washington, DC. - Alex Acosta announced his resignation as US labor secretary Friday, amid criticism of a secret plea deal he negotiated a decade ago with Jeffrey Epstein, the financier accused of sexually abusing young girls. (BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

From the ongoing fall out around financier Jeffrey Epstein’s sex trafficking charges to expected raids by Immigration and Customs Enforcement, we discuss the latest news and what you need to know to start your week.


Scott Shafer, senior editor, KQED's California Government and Politics desk; co-host of KQED's "Political Breakdown" podcast

Anita Kumar, White House correspondent and associate editor, Politico

Philip Bump, national correspondent, Washington Post


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