It’s time for Episode 96 of the Nerdcast, POLITICO’s podcast on the White House and politics. Tune in each week to geek out with us as we dive deep into the political landscape and the latest numbers that matter.
Datapoint: 5. Since December 2016, President Trump has gone through five communications directors. Hope Hicks is the latest one to be exiting 1600 Pennsylvania Ave.
Datapoint: 18. Paul Manafort has 18 counts of tax and bank fraud against him in just one of the two indictments the former Trump campaign chairman is facing.