"The Takeout" is a weekly podcast about politics, policy and pop culture hosted by CBS News Chief White House Correspondent
and CBS News Political Director Major Garrett . Listeners can expect context and analysis of the week's political news in a casual format that allows for expanded conversation with a newsmaker. Each episode is recorded over a meal at a Washington, D.C. restaurant. Steve Chaggaris Fueling up on Donuts: Secretary Rick Perry
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Secretary Rick Perry joins Major and Steve for donuts and coffee at the Energy Department's Dunkin' Donuts shop. On today's menu: Perry calls the controversy generated over President Trump's call to a fallen soldier's widow "asinine," thinks government officials should play it safe on air travel, and makes an announcement about his political future. Plus, the Takeout's exciting future.
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