Every Thursday, Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC joins Nicole Sandler to talk politics. Today, they focus on the PA-18 special election which narrowly went to the Democrat, and how the DCCC is still trying to sabotage progressives in primary races.
Every Thursday, Nicole Sandler chats with Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC about politics. Today they focus in on the Texas primary results and Democrats who joined with Republicans to gut Dodd-Frank, and more.
After a look at the day's news, Nicole Sandler welcomes Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC back to the show. Today, they focus on Texas, where Tuesday is primary day, and the DCCC is working to actively undermine a progressive candidate.
I'm based in Coral Springs, the town next-door to Parkland, FL, so the shooting truly hit close to home. Today on the show, I recapped last night's CNN Town Hall before welcoming Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC back to the show for our regular Thursday get-together to talk politics. Howie informed us about the DCCC-backed candidates taking money from the NRA.
The mass shooting at the Florida high school yesterday is in my community, so on today's show, I shared her thoughts on the insanity of it all. In 2014, I spoke with Australia's former deputy Prime Minister Tim Fischer about how they solved their gun problem, an interview we replayed today. And since it's Thursday, Howie Klein joins in, today focusing on how the NRA has bought Congress. Find the list of Blue America-endorsed progressive candidates on their page.
After an update on the day's news, Nicole Sandler welcomes Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC back to the show to talk politics.
It's Thursday, so Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC joins in to talk politics. We're also joined by Mitchell Stollberg, chair of the Broward County chapter of Progressive Democrats of America who tells us about the Florida Health Care Summit, happening in two weeks. To purchase tickets, click here.
After an update on the latest news, Nicole is joined by Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC to talk politics and the challenges of progressive candidates running in 2018. Today, we talked about "The Democrap Establishment Still Doing What They Like Doing Most: Resisting the Resistance" and an article from The Intercept, "THE DEAD ENDERS: Candidates Who Signed Up to Battle Donald Trump Must Get Past the Democratic Party First".
After a look at the latest news, we check in with our regular Thursday guest - Howie Klein of DownWithTyranny.com and the Blue America PAC to talk politics. Today, Howie broke a bit of news (Alan Grayson is running for Congress again), and we also talked a bit about Howie's background as president of Reprise Records and working with Neil Young!
With Trump mis-tweeting on today's FISA vote, I reached out to Emptywheel's Marcy Wheeler to get the full explanation on FISA and what was voted on today. Then, Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC, just back from vacation, joined in for his first Thursday appearance on the show of the new year.