The Agenda: Friday September 19, 2014

Today’s Agenda

  • Scotland votes to stay with UK
  • Senate votes to support Obama’s request to arm and train Syrian rebels
  • White House sexual assault prevention campaign

Guests

The Agenda: Thursday September 18, 2014

Today’s Agenda

  • House votes in support of Obama plan to train and arm Syrian rebels in fight against ISIS
  • Recap: Benghazi Select Committee Hearing
  • Scots vote today on referendum for independence
  • Fed in no hurry to raise interest rates

The Agenda: Wednesday September 17, 2014

Today’s Agenda

  • Lobbyists for the Free Syrian Army woo congress for funding
  • Senate hearing on US response to ISIS
  • The health costs of delaying immigration reform
  • Pressure mounts on NFL from sponsors
  • The Cynic: The Political Education of Mitch McConnell

Guests

  • Alec MacGillis, Senior Editor at The New Republic and Author of The Cynic
  • Zach Carter, Senior Political Economy Reporter, The Huffington Post
  • Emily Crockett, Federal Policy Reporter, RH Reality Check
  • Jamie McGonnigal, Community Engagement Manager at the New Organizing Institute and Founder of Talk About Equality dot com

The Agenda: Tuesday September 16, 2014

Today’s Agenda

  • Rand Paul wants to repeal ‘all previous executive orders’
  • Arming Syrian rebels
  • DC statehood hearing
  • Immigration and the midterms
  • Kira Kazantsev, the newly crowned Miss America speaks out against domestic violence

Guests

  • Senator Paul Strauss, Shadow Senator from D.C.
  • Jon Soltz, Co-Founder & Chairman of VoteVets.org and an Iraq War Veteran
  • Chuck Rocha, Democratic Strategist & President, Solidarity Strategies
  • Elise Foley, Politics & Immigration Reporter, The Huffington Post
  • Sarah Erdreich, Author of Generation Roe: Inside the Future of the Pro-Choice Movement; pro-choice activist

The Agenda: Monday September 15, 2014

Today’s Agenda

  • ISIS executes British aid worker, David Haines
  • Scotland to vote on independence
  • Standard & Poor’s: Income inequality taking a toll on state revenue
  • NFL abuse scandals
  • Hillary Clinton in Iowa for Sen. Harkin’s Steak Fry
  • Planned Parenthood ad hits GOP candidates on over the counter birth control

Guests

The Agenda: Friday September 12, 2014

Today’s Agenda

  • Continuing the debate on ISIS
  • GoFundMe bans content relating to abortions
  • Civil asset forfeiture
  • Ben Carson thinks evolution is absurd
  • The fight around the federal Wind-power tax credit

Guests

The Agenda: Thursday September 11, 2014

Today’s Agenda

  • Analysis of President Obama’s game plan for ISIS
  • September 11th – 13 years later
  • NFL, Roger Goodell and Ray Rice

Guests