Download here or click below to play We're two days out from the South Carolina primary election, and five days away from Super Tuesday. Everything could look very different in the presidential primary race by next week at this time! It's Thursday, so we're joined by Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC. Today, we'll talk about Bloomberg's Freudian slip at Tuesday's debate, the party's collective freakout about Bernie, and how the coronavirus might change everything going forward...
Download here or click below to play Six of the remaining eight candidates for the Democratic nomination for president debated last night in Nevada ahead of Saturday's caucuses. It was Michael Bloomberg's debate debut, and it went about as well for him as you'd expect. We'll have the highlights to start the show today. Then, as it's Thursday, Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC joins in the fun.
Just click to play: or Download the file here The final Democratic debate before the Iowa caucuses happened last night, and the impeachment trial for Donald Trump begins in the Senate on Tuesday. It's a busy start to a new year and new decade. Will Bunch, columnist for the Philadelphia Inquirer guests today.
Following last night's Democratic primary debate, candidate Tom Steyer called into my show today. I've been critical of his decision to run and spend $100 million on a quixotic campaign when his money could be put to better use- like building a progressive media infrastructure... I'm nothing if not honest, so I shared with him what I've said on this program many times. He listened, though I'm not sure he heard what I was saying. Hear it for yourself at the top of the show. As for the debate last night, well, we talked about it and played some clips. [...]
10-16-19 Nicole Sandler Show – About that Debate, the Nutjob in the WH, and the Truth about Medicare for All
I watched last night's Democratic debate so you didn't have to. On today's show, we recap the highlights and lowlights and the rest of the news of the day. We've added some bonus content to today's podcast... my interview with Dr. Steffie Woolhandler, a co-founder of Physicians for a National Health Program, who co-authored an article for The Nation entitled, "The ‘Public Option’ on Health Care Is a Poison Pill" *** Whoops. I forgot to post this. Today's comedy bit was from Now This Media... Enjoy!
The third of the Democratic party's primary debates is in the history books. Today, Digby joins me to talk about the good, the bad and the ugly of it... But this is only part one of today's show, posted above. I'm also guest hosting The BradCast today for Brad Friedman, who's dealing with a family medical emergency. Digby returns along with the great Driftglass for an OG progressive blogger get-together! Click below to listen. CLICK HERE TO LISTEN TO THE SHOW!...
Tonight is the third of the Democratic primary debates and only (!) 10 candidates qualified, so it's just one night. But the knives are out for Elizabeth Warren, and I have a problem with that. I'll explain. It's Thursday, so Howie Klein will be here to talk politics, and the latest problems with Pelosi- not only hedging on impeachment, but keeping an assault weapons ban from passing the House.
Once again, Nicole Sandler watched the debate so you don't have to! We'll recap night 2 of debate 2. Then Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC weighs in too.
Last night was the first night of the second Democratic primary debates, this one hosted by CNN, and they didn't disappoint. Just when you thought it couldn't get any worse than the job done by NBC last month, enter CNN! I watched the debate so you didn't have to. Here's everything you need to hear from last night.
Welcome to Debate Week #2. CNN was in hype mode all weekend long, and tonight we'll see how it plays out with Night 1. It's Tuesday, so GottaLaff is here to help poke fun at the insanity.