Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC joins me each Thursday for a deep dive into electoral politics. Today, Howie returns after a quick break for impeachment hearings and Thanksgiving. Today, he's focused on the purity test in the Democratic Party and how it won't work for the party establishment. And more....
Every Thursday, we're joined by Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC for a post-mortem on Tuesday's elections that showed trouble for Trump. Plus Biden using right wing talking points to accuse Elizabeth Warren of using right wing talking points. ***Update*** The video of today's show was blocked by YouTube because I played that Samantha Bee clip, so they copyright violated me. I went back and edited out the offending clip. But here it is for your laughing pleasure...
10-16-19 Nicole Sandler Show – About that Debate, the Nutjob in the WH, and the Truth about Medicare for All
I watched last night's Democratic debate so you didn't have to. On today's show, we recap the highlights and lowlights and the rest of the news of the day. We've added some bonus content to today's podcast... my interview with Dr. Steffie Woolhandler, a co-founder of Physicians for a National Health Program, who co-authored an article for The Nation entitled, "The ‘Public Option’ on Health Care Is a Poison Pill" *** Whoops. I forgot to post this. Today's comedy bit was from Now This Media... Enjoy!
After an update on the insanity in the news, Howie Klein joins Nicole Sandler, as he does every Thursday. Obviously, the big story today is the hole that Donald Trump continues to dig deeper and deeper for himself!
The third of the Democratic party's primary debates is in the history books. Today, Digby joins me to talk about the good, the bad and the ugly of it... But this is only part one of today's show, posted above. I'm also guest hosting The BradCast today for Brad Friedman, who's dealing with a family medical emergency. Digby returns along with the great Driftglass for an OG progressive blogger get-together! Click below to listen. CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO THE SHOW!...
The Nicole Sandler Show is headquartered in South Florida. Tropical Storm Dorian is headed our way and is expected to make landfall in the Sunshine State sometime Monday. Lucky for me, it looks to be aiming for a point a bit further north up the east coast. It's only coincidence that we're featuring Floriduh on today's show. First up, Broward County Commissioner Steve Geller, who chairs a new group called the "Real Solutions Caucus" who are pushing for anyone but Sanders or Warren as the Democrats' 2020 nominee. I saw this article in the South Florida Sun-Sentinel and it [...]
Once again, Nicole Sandler watched the debate so you don't have to! We'll recap night 2 of debate 2. Then Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC weighs in too.
It's a busy finish to a very busy week. Today, we have two great guests joining in to help Nicole recap the week. Congressman Jamie Raskin checks in to talk about where the House Democrats are on the question of opening an impeachment inquiry, and about yesterday's passage of the Senate border relief funding bill instead of the House bill with protections built in. Then, Heather "Digby" Parton returns to the show to weigh in on the first of the 2020 Democratic debates... It's a busy finish to a very busy week. Today, we have two great guests joining [...]
It's Thursday, which means that Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC joins in the discussion. Today, how Trump could win re-election (God, please no)... We'll start things with a quick call to Lori Wallach, director of Public Citizen's Global Trade Watch to get an update on the new NAFTA debacle.
There's no shortage of news today! Nicole Sandler begins the show with an update on the latest. It's Thursday, so Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC joins in to talk politics, including the latest controversy from the DCCC who are trying to stop congressional primary challenge