Now Playing:


Think Out Loud

News Roundtable: November 22, 2013

It’s Friday, and it’s time for our news roundtable, where we take a look at some of the biggest stories of the week with a rotating panel of journalists and other news watchers.

This week our discussion topics include:

  • Portland Mayor Charlie Hales asking the city’s finance director to step down
  • Cover Oregon’s executive director Rocky King’s getting grilled by two legislative committees
  • Portland poet Mary Szybist winning a National Book Award
  • The U.S. Senate voting to limit filibusters against presidential nominees


news politics filibuster charlie hales poetry

More Think Out Loud

More OPB

Join the Conversation

Send Think Out Loud A Message

Also This Hour