Jun 28, 2019
Poisoned dogs, shootings and counterfeits: why those fancy truffles can be problematic
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Trump and Xi rendezvous at the G-20 summit. Californians are paying the highest gas taxes in the country. What's the true cost of those expensive truffles in your fancy pasta?
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David Brancaccio Host
Nicole Childers Executive Producer
Victoria Craig Producer, BBC
Jonathan Frewin Producer, BBC
Daniel Shin Producer
Candace Manriquez Wrenn Director
Brian Allison Engineer
Miguel Contreras Digital producer
Meredith Garretson Producer
Rose Conlon Producer
Michael Lipkin Producer
Erika Soderstrom Fellow