After an update on the news of the day, Nicole Sandler welcomes Tim Canova back to the show. Tim is running for Congress against Debbie Wasserman Schultz from Florida's 23rd district as an independent. Please visit timcanova.com to find out where Tim stands on the issues and, if you can, make a donation! He needs our help.
Every Tuesday, Nicole Sandler is joined by @GottaLaff to discuss the news of the day as gleaned from Laffy's Tweet feed in her "Tweet Spot"
Nicole Sandler begins the show as usual, with an update on the news of the day. Then she's joined by comedian and commentator Julianna Forlano of act.tv. Check out her latest article at democrats.com.
After an update on the latest news, Nicole Sandler welcomes Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC back to the show to discuss the results of Tuesday's elections and let us know which progressives are coming up next week. Hawaii holds its primary this Saturday, August 11 with Blue America-endorsed Kaniela Ing on the ballot. There are four states going to the polls on Tuesday, August 14: Connecticut, Minnesota, Vermont and Wisconsin. Of course, Randy Bryce is on the ballot in WI01 (but Paul Ryan isn't!).
Media trainer and progressive strategist Joel Silberman was a regular guest on the Nicole Sandler Show for about a year, until Nicole went on hiatus to deal with her lung cancer diagnosis. When she returned Joel continued to guest occasionally. Last June, Joel was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer. He fought valiantly, until his passing last week. Today, Nicole shares Joel's final appearance on the show, from March 2, to pay tribute to her friend and share his grace and wisdom one last time. The Joel Silberman Fund has been created to celebrate the life and extend the work of legendary [...]