Senate votes to avert rail strike; Biden’s climate legislation a concern for Macron; ‘Squid Game’ actor indicted | Hot off the Wire podcast

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On the latest version of Hot off the Wire:

  • The Senate passed a bill Thursday to bind rail companies and workers to a proposed settlement that was reached between the rail companies and union leaders in September.
  • President Joe Biden is hosting a state dinner Thursday evening with French President Emmanuel Macron, and Biden signaled that he may be willing to tweak aspects of his signature climate legislation that have raised concerns with France and other European allies.
  • Award-winning “Squid Game” actor Oh Young-soo will stand trial on charges of indecent assault after a woman accused him of inappropriately touching her in 2017.

More details in our episode show notes.