VPOD 17.17. Rep. Bob Goodlatte

Congressman Bob Goodlatte is chairman of the House Judiciary Committee and represents Virginia’s 6th Congressional District.

In this podcast, Chairman Goodlatte talks about the latest regarding immigration reform, gang violence legislation, continuing resolutions and the budget, the special counsel investigation, and news regarding the district.

Additionally, Norm Leahy and Matt Hall join Jim to discuss Virginia traditions and monuments, the free market v. corporate welfare, the current state of the Virginia campaigns, and concerns about a breach of security into Equifax and why it matters to Virginia politics.

Norm won the podcast with this quote:

“If you’re explaining in politics, you’re losing.”

Upcoming:

Sept. 19. Northern Virginia Chamber of Commerce and George Mason University gubernatorial debate at Capital One headquarters in Tysons. Moderated by NBC journalist Chuck Todd, who hosts “Meet the Press.” Most NBC affiliates in Virginia are carrying the debate at 7 pm.

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