Weekend Edition: Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers is no GOP benchwarmer

Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers is one of the most powerful politicians in America. She's the top-ranking woman in the House GOP, and her political ambitions and trajectory have been debated everywhere from Capitol Hill to the pages of Glamour.


All Things Considered: A craft beer tax battle is brewing on Capitol Hill

Dueling bills targeting the craft beer industry made their way through Congress. I untangle the legislation with the Republican lawmaker who represents Asheville, NC, one of America's biggest beer towns.


Weekend Edition: Presidential Aspiration Born From A Modest, And Tragic, Beginning

Greg Demetri hit the jackpot. When he picked the location for Villa Toscana in Central, S.C., he had no idea that the building had once been owned by the town's most famous resident, Sen. Lindsey Graham.