As usual, Nicole Sandler spends the first half of the show reporting the latest news of the day. As she does each Thursday, she then welcomes Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC back to the show. Today, they discuss the five so-called Democrats in the House who voted to continue our involvement in the war in Yemen. Then, the Cook Political Report for 2020 is out, but Howie says they're always wrong!
Al Franken announced his resignation from the US Senate today. After I shared the news, I checked in with Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC, who's not happy about it either.
What a night last night, huh? Keith Olbermann and I had the same thought at the same moment... that Donald Trump's campaign ended the moment he said he wouldn't commit to accepting the official election returns. Last night: subverts our elections. Today: jokes about it. My message to @realDonaldTrump: Burn In Hell. pic.twitter.com/q2gvPzYOLf — Keith Olbermann (@KeithOlbermann) October 20, 2016 Just don't get cocky or complacent about it as we still have to go out and vote. But, as Howie Klein said on the show today, he saw that moment in the debate last night as the opening for the [...]
Victoria Jones created and edits Quick Morning News. She is chief White House correspondent with Washington DC-based Talk Media News, where her insight and analysis are made available to over 400 news talk radio stations around the country and internationally. Quick NewsDelegate dash for 2016ersObama: "No political influence" in email probeTrump's "charitable" giving - notSenate: Budget crunch timeHiroshima: Kerry doesn't apologizeBrussels group "planned to hit France""Trump's America:" Boston Globe faux front Delegate Dash for 2016ers (AP, Hill, Politico, me)• The Democratic and Republican 2016ers are coming to terms with the cold mathematical reality of chasing delegates ahead of their nominating conventions, with front-runners Hillary [...]
Today is primary day in Michigan & Mississippi for all, plus Hawaii & Idaho for the GOP. It's also International Women's Day. We'll talk all that and more today. Guests are PG Sittenfeld, candidate for US Senate from Ohio, and the Gliberal Goddesses - @GottaLaff, Amy Simon and Nicole gather again.
It's days like this that we have to dig down deep to count our blessings, so we will.. after talking FloriDUH with Deborah Newell Tornello, chatting with the other Democratic candidate in the Florida senate primary, Pam Keith, and recounting the horrible news of recent days. But tomorrow's Thanksgiving, and there's a law that says we have to be grateful for something, right?
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. News Now Obama: Iran choice is diplomacy or war Iran's hardliners' "common cause" w/ Republicans 5 things to watch at GOP debate Frustration erupts: MH370 wing flap investigation Senate scarpers IRS mismanagement: Senate report Court: Govt can't obtain cellphone location info Cornyn: NRA-backed background check bill Foiled: Murderous [...]