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Tuesday, September 1 • 12:00pm - 12:30pm
Recording of the "With Friends Like These" Podcast

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Two former Republicans who co-founded The Lincoln Project — Steve Schmidt and Rick Wilson — talk to Ana Marie Cox about their efforts to defeat Donald Trump in November.

This session was available to ticket holders of the 2020 Texas Tribune Festival for the duration of the monthlong event.

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Ana Marie Cox

Host of Crooked Media's "With Friends Like These" Podcast
Cox is a political columnist, cultural critic and podcast host. Previously, she conducted the “Talk” interviews featured in The New York Times Magazine. In 2004, she founded the political blog Wonkette and has contributed to a variety of outlets, including Time magazine, GQ and... Read More →

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Steve Schmidt

Co-Founder of The Lincoln Project and National Political Strategist
Schmidt is a veteran political strategist and the co-founder of The Lincoln Project, a political action committee formed in late 2019 to campaign against the reelection of President Donald Trump. Schmidt served as a top strategist for former President George W. Bush’s 2004 re-election... Read More →
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Rick Wilson

Co-Founder of The Lincoln Project and Republican Media Strategist
Wilson is the co-founder of The Lincoln Project and a Republican political strategist. He is the editor-at-large of The Daily Beast and author of “Running Against the Devil: A Plot to Save America from Trump — and Democrats from Themselves,” published in 2020. Wilson served... Read More →

Tuesday September 1, 2020 12:00pm - 12:30pm CDT