Can He Do That?

Can He Do That?

Donald Trump’s historic presidency is unlike any other that’s come before it. From a record-setting staff turnover rate to unpredictable policy decisions to an ongoing investigation into his campaign, each episode of this podcast focuses on one aspect of Trump’s time in the White House that raises the question: ‘Can He Do That?’ Led by host Allison Michaels, the podcast features Washington Post reporters and experts to illuminate the ways Donald Trump can reshape the presidency. And what that means for the United States and the rest of the world.

Episodes

Title Duration Published Consumed
Trump faces a challenging moment in Saudi-U.S. relations. What's at stake? 00:29:54 2018-10-19 09:00
Trump made some strange financial moves in the decade before he became president. Can he do that? 00:24:03 2018-10-12 09:00
How can the Supreme Court maintain impartiality in America's modern political climate? 00:26:33 2018-10-05 09:00
Kavanaugh and Ford will testify at the Senate. Here's what to expect. 00:24:45 2018-09-27 00:20
Trump ordered Russia investigation documents declassified. Can he do that? 00:21:11 2018-09-21 09:00
President Trump says we are “absolutely, totally prepared” for Hurricane Florence. Are we? 00:23:12 2018-09-14 09:00
A harrowing book, an anonymous op-ed and a White House in chaos 00:19:02 2018-09-07 09:00
Exclusive: Phone call between President Trump and Bob Woodward 00:13:49 2018-09-04 18:08
Trump threatened to "take a look" at Google for "rigged" results. Can he do that? 00:24:14 2018-08-31 09:00
Michael Cohen spent years alongside Trump. What might he know? 00:19:40 2018-08-24 09:00
Michael Cohen implicates Trump. Paul Manafort is found guilty. What happens now? 00:22:45 2018-08-22 20:05
Trump is trying to enforce an NDA against Omarosa Manigault Newman. Can he do that? 00:22:47 2018-08-17 09:00
Trump wants to distance himself from Paul Manafort’s trial. Can he do that? 00:21:06 2018-08-10 09:00
Trump says that even if there were collusion, there was no crime. Can he do that? 00:17:25 2018-08-04 09:00
What Trump's rhetoric at his rallies can tell us about his approach towards policy and diplomacy 00:21:21 2018-07-14 00:56
How to Flip the House: The takeaways for 2018 00:40:16 2018-06-29 19:08
How to Flip the House: The secret heist of 2010 01:00:17 2018-06-28 09:00
How to Flip the House: The 2006 blue wave 00:54:54 2018-06-27 09:00
How to Flip the House: The 1994 Republican revolution 00:57:04 2018-06-26 09:00
How to Flip the House: A prologue on why midterm elections matter 00:07:50 2018-06-25 09:00
A week of mixed messaging on border separations 00:19:31 2018-06-23 00:44
The DOJ report on Comey: What you should know 00:21:48 2018-06-15 23:35
'A meet-and-greet-plus': What to expect from Trump's sit-down with Kim Jong Un 00:31:55 2018-06-09 09:00
The Tale of the 'Trump Triers' 00:25:27 2018-05-26 09:00
What to expect in Year Two of the Mueller investigation 00:30:15 2018-05-19 09:00
The president is backing out of the Iran Nuclear Deal. Will ‘the Trump Doctrine’ work? 00:31:21 2018-05-11 22:41
Midterms and Trump: What to look for as we enter primary season 00:24:27 2018-05-05 09:00
Will Trump get Americans off of welfare? 00:27:52 2018-04-28 09:00
Will courts let the Trump administration put a citizenship question on the Census? 00:37:55 2018-04-21 09:00
Special episode: Trump’s lawyer got raided by the FBI. Now what will Trump do? 00:24:13 2018-04-12 23:56
Will Trump change how America pays for its infrastructure? 00:30:31 2018-04-07 09:00
Will Trump change America's relationship with internet privacy? 00:28:27 2018-03-31 09:00
When will Trump stop firing people and settle on his ‘A-team’? 00:25:43 2018-03-24 08:00
Will Trump convince Kim Jong-Un to give up nuclear weapons? 00:32:54 2018-03-17 08:00
Does the President have the power to downsize the government? 00:24:04 2018-03-10 09:00
Should the president run the White House like a family business? 00:24:37 2018-03-02 22:22
Will teen victims of school shootings force a change in federal gun laws? 00:24:24 2018-02-22 00:34
Will Trump strike a deal on the Dream Act? 00:28:24 2018-02-16 23:41
Special episode: The Nunes memo and what it means 00:19:39 2018-02-03 00:36
Special episode: Trump's first State of the Union address 00:32:04 2018-01-31 09:41
Special episode: A State of the Union listening guide 00:18:03 2018-01-26 09:00
Special episode: One year after Trump’s inauguration, we revisit his speech 00:34:53 2018-01-19 09:00
We'll be back in 2018 00:05:41 2017-12-15 09:00
Special episode: What does Doug Jones's win in Alabama mean for the country? 00:27:07 2017-12-13 09:00
Trump's lawyer says a president can't obstruct justice. Can he? 00:29:54 2017-12-08 09:00
Is Trump reshaping an entire branch of government -- the judiciary? 00:28:18 2017-12-01 09:00
Why do American presidents pardon turkeys anyway? A holiday episode. 00:09:21 2017-11-22 09:00
Trump’s pressuring the Justice Dept to investigate Clinton. Can he do that? 00:31:40 2017-11-17 09:00
One year since Trump's election: Live show 01:19:25 2017-11-10 09:00
How much power does a president have to prevent terrorist attacks? 00:28:55 2017-11-03 08:00
Special episode: Trump's associates have been indicted. Can Trump himself emerge unscathed? 00:20:13 2017-10-31 11:00
Will Trump lose GOP majorities in 2018 if he keeps fighting with Republican lawmakers? 00:24:38 2017-10-27 09:00
Will President Trump end the opioid crisis? 00:28:05 2017-10-20 09:00
Is it within a president's power to strip broadcast licenses? 00:27:52 2017-10-13 09:00
CHDT returns next week 00:01:06 2017-10-06 09:00
Did Trump advisers break the law by using personal email for White House business? 00:22:06 2017-09-29 09:00
What can Paul Manafort's actions tell us about the Trump campaigns ties to Russia? 00:25:02 2017-09-22 09:00
Will Trump be able to work with Democrats and still maintain the support of his base? 00:27:04 2017-09-15 09:00
What does Trump really want for the 'dreamers'? 00:34:40 2017-09-08 09:00
Will Trump get emergency response funding for Texas, as promised? 00:24:32 2017-09-01 09:00
What's lost when a president opts out of ceremonial duties? 00:27:10 2017-08-25 09:00
Does a president need to unify the country to govern effectively? 00:33:34 2017-08-18 09:00
How much power does a president have to lead us to nuclear war? 00:35:41 2017-08-11 09:00
Will Trump's new chief of staff fix a White House in chaos? 00:23:56 2017-08-04 09:00
Is it unusual for a president to publicly berate members of his own cabinet? 00:24:47 2017-07-28 09:00
Trump promised to bring back American jobs, can he do that? 00:26:58 2017-07-21 09:00
Did Donald Trump Jr.'s meeting with a Russian lawyer violate the law? 00:31:27 2017-07-14 09:00
Introducing ‘Constitutional’ 00:05:34 2017-07-07 09:00
Will Trump deliver on his health-care promises? (Part II) 00:30:15 2017-06-30 09:00
Special episode: Obama's secret struggle to punish Russia for Putin's election assault 00:28:38 2017-06-23 13:00
How much of Obama's Cuba policies could Trump rollback? 00:33:12 2017-06-16 09:00
Will Trump accomplish his infrastructure promises? 00:31:28 2017-06-09 09:00
Special episode: What we learned from Comey's testimony 00:26:08 2017-06-09 00:00
Is Trump isolating our strongest allies by backing away from key agreements? 00:26:51 2017-06-02 09:00
What can Michael Flynn's actions tell us about the Russia investigation? 00:26:28 2017-05-26 09:00
Amid turmoil in the U.S., can Trump's first international trip turn things around? 00:21:25 2017-05-19 09:00
Special episode: Can a president reveal classified information? 00:15:47 2017-05-16 18:00
How much power does a president have to affect an investigation? 00:21:42 2017-05-12 09:00
Special episode: Can Trump fire the FBI director? 00:20:41 2017-05-10 19:30
Would Trump be able to break up the 9th Circuit Court? 00:37:58 2017-05-05 09:00
Richard Branson on Trump’s coal plans: ‘I can’t think of anything more stupid’ 00:34:17 2017-05-02 09:00
100 days: Is Trump in violation of his contract with American voters? 00:26:40 2017-04-28 09:15
Do power struggles in the White House make Trump a more effective president? 00:30:28 2017-04-21 09:00
When it comes to acts of war, how far can Trump go? 00:28:03 2017-04-14 09:00
What can (and can’t) Trump associates do when it comes to Russia? 00:32:00 2017-04-07 09:00
Does Ivanka Trump’s new White House role hold up against legal and ethical standards? 00:27:34 2017-03-31 09:00
Will Trump be able to deliver on his healthcare promises? 00:26:59 2017-03-24 08:00
Will Trump really cut programs people depend on? 00:29:18 2017-03-17 08:00
Are Trump's attacks on the media a threat to freedom of the press? 00:32:05 2017-03-10 09:00
Does Trump’s success depend on his relationship with Congress? 00:29:12 2017-03-03 09:00
Do President Trump's business conflicts violate the Constitution? 00:26:32 2017-02-24 09:00
Will Trump ever release his tax returns? 00:25:04 2017-02-17 09:00
Should Trump be spending weekends at Mar-a-Lago? 00:27:35 2017-02-10 09:00
Will President Trump's immigration ban survive? 00:25:20 2017-02-03 09:00
Can he tweet that? 00:29:08 2017-01-27 11:00
Introduction to the podcast 00:02:14 2017-01-23 16:00