Ian Millhiser of Think Progress explains the ninth circuit court hearing on Trump's travel ban, and weighs in on the legality of his other actions of late. As the author of Injustices: The Supreme Court's History of Comforting the Comfortable and Afflicting the Afflicted, I asked him a million more questions abut D'ump's actions and the legality of them... We also talked about the Bernie Sanders/Ted Cruz CNN debate on the future of the ACA, and Mitch McConnell's attempt to muzzle Elizabeth Warren.
Geeking out over Elizabeth Warren again. Plus the Senator knows how to lay out the truth in a Mark Twainish manner. Everything to love. From the New York Times. Senator Elizabeth Warren Tells Trump: ‘Nasty Women Vote’ By MATT FLEGENHEIMER In introducing Hillary Clinton, the senator said, “We nasty women are going to march our nasty feet to cast our nasty votes” against Donald Trump. 'Well behaved women rarely make history' is one of the all-time shining common wisdom phrases that culturally scored and stuck. Every time I see some prime Warren barnstorming on the [...]
On today's show, we continued the discussion about the way forward for the political revolution that Bernie Sanders has so amazingly, energetically, passionately and historically led for the past year or so. It must evolve. The question is what form it will take. After a frustrating Twitter conversation last night - 140 characters at a time is no way to discuss politics - I invited listener Kim to call in to today's show to talk things through. The point of contention was the vitriol with which many Sanders supporters now regard Elizabeth Warren. I won't try to paraphrase here [...]
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 protest in Albuquerque turns violentWashington primary: Clinton, Trump winElizabeth Warren hammer-slams TrumpVA chief: Sorry for Disney wait time comparisonRyan changes rules after Dem LGBT amendmentTrump internet troll targets Dem 2016ersLawmakers slam Saudi Arabia: Terrorism bill Trump Protest in Albuquerque Turns Violent (TMN, NYT, Politico, me)• Police pushed people protesting a Donald Trump event back from Civic Plaza in downtown Albuquerque Tuesday night, [...]
Nicole Sandler welcomes fellow FloriDUH resident Deborah Newell Tornello for another installment of "The Oy FloriDUH Files". In hour two, things turn more serious as Antonia Juhasz returns, this time to talk about her expedition to the bottom of the Gulf of Mexico at the site of the Deepwater Horizon disaster. And she'll explain what the state of Florida actually gets right!
Nicole gives you the latest crazy news about the TPP and discusses how much things have changed in the past few decades in some ways, and not at all in others, using Elizabeth Warren's CA Dem convention speech and the Mad Men finale as examples. She's History's Amy Simon guests.
Blues legend BB King died last night. Today, for our regular Flashback Friday segment, Nicole will play the 2000 radio special she hosted for the release of BB King and Eric Clapton's "Riding with the King" album. In the first hour, Nicole talks with her GOP friend, John LeBoutillier, about Jeb Bush's terrible, horrible, no good, very bad week... and the TPP too!
TRNS News Notes is brought to you by Victoria Jones. Victoria Jones is the Chief White House correspondent and global analyst of the Washington DC based Talk Radio News Service, where her insight and analysis are made available to over 400 news talk radio stations around the country and internationally. Nepal: U.S. helicopter found - no survivors (Reuters) Blues legend B.B. King has died at 89 - obit below In the News Amtrak: Funding "stupid?" Amtrak: Train sped up - why? Stephanopoulos charity SNAFU PATRIOT Act in peril? House strips DREAMers from defense bill Obama: "Elizabeth" spat not "personal" Iran [...]
Today is the day that the Senate is supposed to vote on Trade Promotion Authority, or Fast Track, to push the TPP through Congress with little debate and no amendments. Nicole speaks with Greg Sargent of WaPo's Plum Line about his recent conversation with Elizabeth Warren regarding her opposition to TPA. GottaLaff joins in for hour 2 to lighten the mood.