Every Tuesday, GottaLaff joins us to recap the news of the day with some help from Twitter and Laffy's "Tweet Spot". Today, more sexual harassment allegations, the FCC plans to repeal Net Neutrality, the annual pardoning of the turkeys and more.
After an update on the news and the GOP tax scam passing the House and moving in the Senate, we welcomed Derrick Crowe, progressive Democratic candidate for Congress from Texas' 21st district. Check out Derrick's website at electcrowe.com.
Al Franken today was accused of sexual harassment by an LA radio personality. On today's show, I weighed in on the fact that it's not a partisan issue, though some on the right are trying to make it one. One thing Franken has done that few others in his position have is apologize. It's Thursday, so Howie Klein joins in from Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC to talk about what happened in Oklahoma Tuesday when a progressive ran for the state senate, and how congressional Democrats keep making the same mistakes.
After an update on the day's news, we speak with Lori Lodes of Get America Covered about the Affordable Care Act and what's still in effect as we're in the midst of open enrollment time.
It's Tuesday, so GottaLaff joins us to talk about the news. Laffy mines Twitter for the best news-bearing Tweets and brings them to us in her "Tweet Spot." Today, Jeff Sessions was testifying before the House Judiciary Committee, so there were a lot a Tweets about Jefferson Beauregard Sessions...
After an update on the day's news, Will Bunch of the Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News returns to the Nicole Sandler Show to talk about America's mass shooting problem and the anniversary of election day 2016.
We begin the show with breaking news from the Washington Post of allegations surrounding Judge Roy Moore as a sexual predator preying on teen aged girls when he was in his 30s. After an update on the rest of the news, we're joined by Dave Johnson to talk about how life has changed in the one year since the election of Donald Trump as president.
After an update on the day's news, we welcome the host/managing editor of The Zero Hour, Richard "RJ" Eskow, to the show to talk about the future of the Democratic Party in the wake of yesterday's big wins and all the infighting. Richard is also a senior fellow at the Campaign for America's Future and writes at ourfuture.org. We discussed his article, "Donna Brazile, the DNC, and Democratizing the Democrats."
Every Tuesday, GottaLaff joins us to discuss the day's news, as presented on Twitter via Laffy's "Tweet Spot". Today, we're still reeling from the Texas shooting over the weekend, and Trump is in Asia making a fool of himself.
After an update on the news of the day, we turn our attention to the just-released Tax Cuts & Jobs Act. Sandra Salstrom of Americans for Tax Fairness joins in to tell us what's in it- the good, the bad and the ugly. And it's really ugly. To fight back, call your Congressman and tell them to vote NO. The capitol switchboard number is 202-224-3121.