Jeffrey Epstein has long been a political hot potato. His relationships with powerful political figures, including Donald Trump and Bill Clinton, has long fed partisan conspiracy theories. Both sides are certain the other was mixed up in his crimes.
Epstein’s death this weekend had the fringes of the right convinced that the Clinton’s were behind it. To a lesser extent the left made the same sort of accusations about Trump. How the toxicity of Jeffrey Epstein’s and his connections with politicians made his death a fertile battlefield for partisan nonsense.
Plus, the Trump Administration announced a partial delay in the next round of China tariffs for some consumer products. We break down what it really means and why American consumers are likely to feel more pain from this next round of tariffs than they did the last.