Download here or click below to play They're really doing it! Instead of coming together to pass some kind of relief for the millions suffering from the effects of the pandemic, the Republican Senate leadership is forcing a rushed Supreme Court confirmation hearing. Today is Day One, when all 22 members of the Senate Judiciary Committee give their opening remarks. So does nominee Amy Coney Barrett. It's a depressing day in America. After an update on the news and a recap of some of today's hearing, we'll speak with Jennifer Taub about her new book, Big Dirty Money: The [...]
The news stops for no one! Today, I'll do my best to bring you up to date on all that's going on. Plus we'll check in with Lori Wallach of Global Trade Watch to find out about the USMCA or NAFTA 2.0 agreement, and with American ex-pat Denis Campbell who lives in the UK, where voters go to the polls tomorrow. Plus today's Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on the DOJ's IG report into the Russia probe.
Well, we made it through the first day of public hearings in the impeachment inquiry of Donald J. Trump. We'll have highlights and discussion, and since it's Thursday, Howie Klein of Down with Tyranny and the Blue America PAC to discuss the ramifications, if any, of the hearings.
Nicole recaps yesterday's Benghazi House Select Committee hearing with Hillary Clinton. Washington Post's Greg Sargent joins in. In hour two, Nicole enters the vault for a Flashback Friday musical blast from her music radio past - today with JJ Cale and Francis Dunnery (cuz we need lots of music today!)