Download here or click below to play, (or watch the video at the bottom of the page!) Now that the impeachment is over and Congress is back from its President's Day Week Off, it's time for some hearings. We got your Merrick Garland for Attorney General confirmation hearings. We got your Deb Haaland for Interior Secretary hearings, and your Xavier Becerra for HHS hearings. And we got your first hearing about the January 6 insurrection at the Capitol hearing -- a joint venture by the Senate Homeland Security and the Governmental Affairs & Senate Rules committee-- in which the [...]
Download here or click below to play Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC is my regular guest every Thursday. Obviously, with this week's news, there's plenty to talk about. But the president refusing to promise a peaceful transferal of power to the next administration upended everything else on Wednesday. The reporter who asked the question was Brian Karem, senior White House reporter for Playboy, a friend of the show. Brian has a great article up at Playboy today, "An Empty Seat and an Unhealthy Republic." And we all talked about that new article [...]
The existence of a free press is so important to any functioning democracy that the founders enshrined it in the first amendment to the constitution, declaring that Congress shall make no law abridging the freedom of speech or of the press. Sadly, the current administration doesn't seem to understand the directive. Today, Nicole Sandler welcomes two of her favorite journalists back to the show. First up, the senior WH correspondent for Playboy, CNN political analyst, author and podcaster Brian Karem, who is currently barred from the WH as his hard pass has been suspended, under questionable circumstances. Then, we'll [...]
We wrap up another week with more gaslighting from the liar-in-chief over his failure to get a citizenship question on the 2020 census. He also held a Troll's Gathering at the White House on Thursday. Journalist Brian Karem was covering the spectacle when he was accosted by Sebastian Gorka. Karem joins us today to talk about what happened and fill us on in the role of the press in the Trump White House. Check out Brian's podcast at justaskthequestion.com Also, all eyes are on New Orleans this weekend as Tropical Storm Barry is expected to make landfall in [...]
Nicole is joined by journalist and author Brian Karem-- executive editor of The Sentinel Newspapers, White House correspondent for Playboy, political analyst for CNN and host of the podcast Just Ask the Question -- who's had some epic moments going up against Sarah Huckabee Sanders in the White House briefing room.