Download here or click below to play, (or watch the video at the bottom of the page!) It's Thursday, the day we usually visit with Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC. He'll be here today. We'll talk about the three so-called Democrats who tanked the provision that would allow Medicare to negotiate drug prices. It makes no sense, so we'll get Howie's take on it (and find out from him who these three so-called Democrats are). Before I get Howie on the line, I'll check in with Alex Lawson, executive director of Social Security [...]
It's a busy Friday on the show today. First up, Alex Lawson, executive director of Social Security Works joins us to talk Medicare. With non-stop commercials running for open enrollment, we'll get the real scoop on those zero deductible Medicare Advantage plans that, unlike regular Medicare, also include dental and vision. Then Gaius Publius returns to the show with his analysis of the recent reports on climate change - the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) and the National Climate Assessment released by the Trump administration this month. Check out GP's writings on the subject: IPCC Manipulating Climate Report Summary [...]
On today's show after an update on the day's news, I chatted with the Tarabuster host Tara Devlin from RTDdaily.com, and welcomed Alex Lawson of Social Security Works to the show. Alex Lawson will be in South Florida next week to participate in the Florida Health Care Summit - where I'll be next Friday and Saturday too. For tickets, click here.