Today, Nicole Sandler invites her listeners down to the swampy southland known as Florida (FloriDUH to most of us). Deborah Newell joins in for our weekly segment poking fun at FloriDUH, Sanders delegate to the DNC from Palm Beach County, Hillary Keyes, will fill us in on the process and what happens next. And Nicole pulls out a blast from the past - a 2007 interview with Debbie Wasserman Schultz to show how long she's been at odds with the (soon to be former?) DNC Chair.
What happened this weekend at the Nevada Democratic Convention shows just how divided the Democratic Party is. On today's show, Nicole speaks with Adryenn Ashley who was there and shot tons of video (posted at https://www.facebook.com/AdryennAshley), tells us all about it. In hour two, we get to the bottom of Hillary Clinton's email controversy with Paul Thompson, creator of The Clinton Email Scandal Timeline at http://thompsontimeline.com
Nicole tells about her experience running to be a Bernie Sanders delegate to the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia this summer, and her reasons for thinking the party will self-destruct before giving Bernie Sanders a fair shake. It's Monday, so Joel Silberman injects some dignity and words of wisdom as we inch closer to the general election.
It's official. Donald Trump will be the Republican nominee for the 2016 presidential election. What's next? We'll discuss the possibilities today with professor and author Harvey J. Kaye and Blue America's Howie Klein. Plus, the Alberta Tar Sands are burning, and D'ump doesn't believe in Climate Change...
As we move into May, the media is doing everything in its power to kill Bernie Sanders campaign, just as he’s poised for another winning streak. Media trainer & strategist Joel Silberman joins to talk about the media’s role in a campaign and to weigh in on President Obama’s final White House Correspondents Dinner and Larry Wilmore’s performance too. And in hour two, Randi Rhodes returns to talk about the election insanity and to give an update on our progress in launching her new show and our new network!
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 NewsTrump rails: "Disgusting" delegate rulesSanders and Clinton: Fracking / gunsNavy officer faces spying chargesZika: "Bit scarier" than thoughtZika: New health problems foundColorado clinic shooter docs releasedGoldman Sachs skates with civil deal: Mortgages Trump Rails: "Disgusting" Delegate Rules (Politico, Politico, me)• At a mass rally in Albany, NY, on Monday, Republican front-runner Donald Trump repeatedly railed against the "crooked, crooked system" [...]
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 [...]
As the $15 minimum wage is signed into law today in both NY and California, Nicole Sandler speaks with SEIU International VP and author of the forthcoming book, "The Fight for $15" David Rolf. Plus, it's Monday, so Joel Silberman will share some wisdom on the media and the 2016 presidential race.
Nicole Sandler recaps last night's CNN Forum with the 3 remaining GOP presidential hopefuls and it's a sadder reality than we could have imagined. Deborah Newell weighs in on one of her biggest problems with Hillary Clinton from her experience as a kid in Honduras (and a dip into the Oy Floriduh files too!).
We told you it was Primary Season 2.0. Nicole Sandler welcome Joel Silberman back to the show to talk about the Birdie symbolism on display this weekend, and Bernie Sanders’ landslide victories in all three caucuses on Saturday. Gaius Publius returns with the real delegate counts so you can push back on the corporate media spin. And Nicole tracked down the creator of the hashtag #BernieMadeMeWhite in Japan!