They’re really doing it!
Instead of coming together to pass some kind of relief for the millions suffering from the effects of the pandemic, the Republican Senate leadership is forcing a rushed Supreme Court confirmation hearing. Today is Day One, when all 22 members of the Senate Judiciary Committee give their opening remarks. So does nominee Amy Coney Barrett. It’s a depressing day in America.
After an update on the news and a recap of some of today’s hearing, we’ll speak with Jennifer Taub about her new book, Big Dirty Money: The Shocking Injustice and Unseen Cost of White Collar Crime.
Today’s funny was an original from Roy Zimmerman, “My Vote, My Voice, My Right”
Here’s the video version of today’s show. If all goes as it’s supposed to, my live streaming YouTube suspension is set to expire on Wednesday. Until then, I upload it after the live show ends…