The Agenda: Tuesday August 4, 2015

Today’s Show

  • Republican attempt to defund Planned Parenthood
  • Effect of conservative media on politicians
  • Puerto Rico defaults

Guests

  • Jackie Calmes – Reporter, New York Times and Spring Fellow, Shorenstein Center
  • Liz Rose – Communications Director, Economic Policy Institute
  • Nathalie Baptiste – Writing Fellow, The American Prospect

The Agenda: Monday August 3, 2015

Today’s Agenda

  • AP US History standards
  • Senate fast-tracking vote to defund Planned Parenthood
  • New power plant emissions standards

Guests

  • Amanda Marcotte – Freelance Journalist
  • Christopher Chambers – Professor/Lecturer, Georgetown
  • Kathleen Frydl – Author, The GI Bill and The Drug Wars in America
  • Drew Courtney – Communications Director, People for the American Way

The Agenda: Friday July 31, 2015

Today’s Agenda

  • Planned Parenthood videos
  • Why Trump appeals to NH voters
  • Jeb Bush’s “inclusive” message

Guests

  • Sharona Coutts – Vice President, Investigations and Research, RH Reality Check
  • Isaiah Poole –  Editor, Our Future.org &  Director of Online Communications, Campaign for America’s Future
  • Lauren Harmon – Voting Campaign Manager, Center for American Progress
  • Jess Levin – Communications Director, Making Change at Wal-mart

The Agenda: Thursday July 30, 2015

Today’s Agenda

  • Murder indictment in killing of Samuel DuBose
  • Bernie Sanders and race
  • Campaign technology
  • #Mediadiversity

Guests

  • Tanzina Vega – Digital Correspondent, CNN
  • Chuck Rocha – President, Solidarity Strategies
  • Neil Sroka – Communications Director, Democracy for America

The Agenda: Wednesday July 29, 2015

Today’s Agenda

  • ACCE — ALEC’s new sibling organization
  • GOP debate changes rules

Guests

  • Mary Bottari – Deputy Director, Center for Media and Democracy
  • Clinton Yates – Columnist, Washington Post
  • Kay Steiger – Senior Editor, ThinkProgress
  • Richard Allen Smith – Writer, Commentator, and Veteran

The Agenda: Tuesday July 28, 2015

Today’s Agenda

  • State Dept. on Malaysia
  • Boy Scouts of America ends ban on gay leaders
  • Fallout from Huckabee comments on Iran

Guests

  • David Paul Kuhn – Author, What Makes It Worthy
  • JeNae Taylor – Movement for Black Lives protester
  • Sam Sacks – Editor/Reporter/Co-founder, The District Sentinel
  • Tony Woods – US Army Veteran, Former White House Fellow