After a look at what's news, we welcome Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC back to the show to talk politics. Today: who is less popular - Paul Ryan or Nancy Pelosi? Also, Primary Season Is Far More Important Than The DCCC Wants You To Think It Is
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.
After an update on the news of the day and the House GOP "Tax Cut & Jobs Act," Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC returns to talk politics. Today, we focus on what, if anything, the DC Democrats stand for.
After an update on the day's news, we welcome Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC back to the show to talk about the difference between being anti-Trump and being Progressive.
Deal or No Deal between the Dems and Trump on DACA? That's the big story of the day. And it's Thursday, so Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC joined in. Today, he told us of a new project that Frank Schaeffer is working on-- interviewing progressive candidates to help the Democrats take back Congress, and about how the DCCC is trying to bypass the primary in VA-10.
Nicole speaks with the Roosevelt Institute's Mike Konczal about his Vox.com article, "Who’s truly rebuilding the Democratic Party? The activists." Then Down With Tyranny and the Blue America PAC's Howie Klein joins in. We talked about Ted Lieu's endorsement of Randy Bryce, veterans who are running for office, and more progressive politics.
Today, I'm thrilled to welcome my friend, media trainer and strategist, Joel Silberman to talk about politics, the future of healthcare, cancer and more. The website I gave out to use to call some of the more "moderate" Republicans most likely to vote against the GOP Wealthcare bill is TrumpcareToolkit.org. Please use it every day!
Today, the "US" dropped the MOAB (Mother of all Bombs) - the largest non-nuclear bomb ever deployed in Afghanistan, ostensibly against ISIS-K. Of course, they tell us that they "took every precaution to avoid civilian casualties." Of course they did, like they did in this airstrike in Syria (that the administration has been silent about) that hit Syrian allies and killed 18 people! As a bit of a lighthearted diversion, I invited my Facebook page to weigh in with their favorite euphemism for "Trump." As you know, I prefer the contraction of Donald Trump - D'ump. But there were some great [...]
For a president-elect who wouldn't answer questions from the press in six months (his last presser was July 27!), Donald Trump is making us dizzy with with the number of confirmation hearings all scheduled at the same time. Can you say "he doesn't want us to hear the answers"? There were a few wonderful moments, like this from Elizabeth Warren while questioning Ben Carson, who's nominated for Secretary of Housing and Urban Development... Have I said lately that this is going to be a long four years? Howie Klein is back!! In addition to blogging at Down with Tyranny and [...]
Another day, more D'ump oddities. Is that the correct word? Madness, perhaps. But if so, there's method mastery at work. Trump is very good at getting gullible Americans to buy his bullshit. All of it. He could tell them the sky is green and the grass is blue, and they'd fight you over it because Trump said it is so. It's hard to fight back against someone who denies facts. Thankfully, it's Thursday, so Howie Klein was here to share some of his insights. The best news is that Blue America is already gearing up for 2018! And, as Howie explained, our [...]