Nicole talks with John Carroll, the journalist who challenged the new owner of a pharma company who raised the price on one drug almost 5000%. Plus the return of the Gliberal Goddesses (@GottaLaff, Amy Simon and Nicole Sandler) to talk about the rest of the news, including the end of Scott Walker's presidential bid!
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Today, Nicole speaks with author & UWGB professor Harvey J. Kaye about Scott Walker's bid for the presidency. Jeff Sharlet returns to discuss his latest for GQ in which he embeds on Skid Row to learn about yet another cop killing of an unarmed black man. Plus the latest on the Iran deal, the RoN auction and more!
TRNS News Notes is brought to you by Victoria Jones. Victoria Jones is the Chief White House correspondent and global analyst of the Washington DC based Talk Radio News Service, where her insight and analysis are made available to over 400 news talk radio stations around the country and internationally. In the News Senate vote-a-rama: GOP budget passes Vote-a-rama: Long eared bats / edible marijuana Plane crash: Police find "significant clue" Yemen turmoil: Regional conflict Yemen now: Why it matters Rouhani speaks with world leaders U.S. plan: Fight antibiotic resistant bacteria - but Scott Walker's immigration flip flops DEA agents' [...]
Nicole Sandler speaks with political scientist Harvey Kaye about the 2016 field, including Scott Walker, governor of his state of WI. The Gliberal Goddesses reconvene as Women's History Month comes to a close. Plus the lastest news, opinions & more...
Image, NY Daily News memes. As a liberal in need of a hearty belly laugh a week out from the Mythical Midterms of 2014, you'll need to look no further than the sturdy egotistical blowhard General of New Jersey. In a span of mere days, Chris Christie has been publicly spanked by a heroic R.N. from Northern Maine, the appalled Obama Administration, fellow con Governor from Wisconsin Scott Walker and Mr. Matthew Drudge himself. Rare honors. When Scott Walker declared this week that he'd rather have had a hefty bundle of campaign cash instead of a hefty [...]
Last night, Rachel Maddow laid out disturbing Wisconsin Voter ID Law details. Republicans resort to cheating, gerrymandering, and voter suppression because they have nothing to run on. They've been on the losing side of the issues, their congressional leaders rely on obstruction rather than legislation, and their state legislators and governors eliminate voting rights in order to eliminate Democratic voters. They continue to be the party of discrimination. Rachel: Wisconsin is a state that has never had a documented case of voter fraud by way of impersonation... That's the kind of voter fraud that would, conceivably, be put off, deterred, stopped by [...]
This was a surreal week. It was the week in which Glenn Beck admitted that we were right! This was the week that saw Fox's Shepard Smith speak the truth about Iraq instead of simply repeating the neocons talking points. It was the week in which right wing shill and apologist Mark Halperin called out Paul Bremmer for being the war monger that he is. It was the week that saw Faux News Channel's Megyn Kelly emerge as the one who took on Dick Cheney! Speaking of Dick and his evil spawn, Tina Dupuy wrote a great column explaining the [...]