Just when you think the news can't get any stranger, Donald Trump opens his mouth again. This time, he told George Stephanopolous on camera that if a foreign power came to him with info on a political opponent, he'd take it. Asked about calling the FBI he said "you don't call the FBI". Today is Thursday which means a visit from Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC. Today, we'll talk a bit about Bernie Sanders' great speech explaining what Democratic Socialism is, and Gov Frackenlooper's response too.
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.
Robert Mueller spoke Wednesday for the first time about his investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 elections and his report detailing the outcome of his probe, directly contradicting the conclusions drawn and pushed by Attorney General William Barr. Howie Klein returns to the show for our regular Thursday get-together to discuss the Democrats' response and more... Here's his latest piece on the Democrats' failure to open an impeachment inquiry yet. Here's NBC's whip list, naming those House Democrats who are openly calling for in impeachment inquiry. Howie tells us the number is actually much higher, but those [...]
Donald Trump has gone off the deep end and told the Speaker of the House he will not work with Democrats unless and until they end their oversight investigations of him. It's the ultimate line in the sand. Yet Nancy Pelosi is still insisting that we're not on a path to impeachment. After a look at the day's news developments, Down with Tyranny and Blue America's Howie Klein joins in to discuss the impeachment debate inside the Democratic caucus and more... As promised, here's Howie's post from DWT that went up right as today's show was ending: "Hoyer Admits Why [...]
As Donald Trump and his lawless administration keep thumbing their noses at the rule of law, criticisms of the Democrats are ramping up for not doing their congressional duty. Down with Tyranny/Blue America PAC's Howie Klein returns to the show today to discuss that, the latest outrage from the DCCC and Trump ginning up a war with Iran. What could possibly go wrong?
It's been another crazy week in America! AG Bill Barr refused to participate in today's House Judiciary Hearing on the Mueller Report. Nicole has all the information along with the rest of the day's news. It's Thursday, so we visit with Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC. Today, are the Democrats having trouble finding candidates to run and take back the senate? and more...
He's running. Joe Biden made it official today, declaring his candidacy for the Democratic nomination for president, bringing the candidate count to 20. It's Thursday, so Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC joins in to talk about that, Peter Daou's Bernie-change of heart and Patti Smith too!
It's Thursday and, as usual, we'll check in with Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC. But first, the redacted Mueller Report was released today, and Nicole spent much of the day reading it. We'll share some excerpts and wonder how they could have arrived at a conclusion of no obstruction. (Hint: THEY didn't; William Barr did).
Nicole Sandler recaps the latest news of the day - from Julian Assange's arrest to AG Barr's gaslighting and beyond. Then, as it's Thursday, Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC returns to talk progressive politics in the age of Trump...
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