The Takeout: A CBS News original political podcast

Last Updated Apr 28, 2017 5:52 AM EDT

"The Takeout" is a weekly podcast about politics, policy and pop culture hosted by CBS News Chief White House correspondent Major Garrett. Listeners can expect context and analysis of the week's political news in a casual format that allows for expanded conversation. Each episode will include guests and be recorded over lunch at a Washington, D.C. restaurant. Major's interests (politics, sports, movies) and personality will drive the show.

This week on The Takeout Podcast

The Way Forward Machine: CSIS's Heather Conley

Time warp alert! We go back to the future with foreign policy guru Heather Conley of the Center for Strategic and International Studies. Heather joins CBS News White House Correspondent Major Garrett and CBS Political Director Steve Chaggaris for Chinese food at Meiwah Restaurant in Dupont Circle. This episode was recorded on May 18th, just before President Trump set off on his overseas tour through the Middle East and Europe. Learn why US foreign policy has been "America First" for decades.

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