The Agenda: Tuesday January 27, 2015

Today’s Agenda

  • CBO estimates about deficit
  • Anti-austerity wins in Europe
  • Koch Brothers pledge nearly $1 billion for 2016 campaign

Guests

  • Mark Weisbrot –  Co-Director, Center for Economic and Policy Research
  • Angela Peoples – Co-Director at GetEQUAL
  • Peter Montgomery – Senior Fellow at People For the American Way
  • Avis Jones-Deweever – President and CEO, Incite Unlimited

The Agenda: Monday January 26, 2015

Today’s Agenda

  • Freedom Summit
  • Syriza win in Greece
  • Purvi Patel case

Guests

  • Rev. Marie Siroky – Board Member of Indiana Religious Coalition for Reproductive Justice
  • Jeff Gohringer – National Press Secretary, League of Conservation Voters
  • Isaiah Poole – Editor of Our Future dot org & Director of Online Communications, Campaign for America’s Future

The Agenda: Friday January 23, 2015

Guest host: Kathleen Frydl – Author, The GI Bill, The Drug Wars in America

Today’s Agenda

  • Drug prohibition
  • NSA and Section 215 of the Patriot Act
  • Economic Outlook in 2015
  • Immigration

Guests

  • Danny Kushlick,  Founder & Director, Transform Drug Policy Foundation
  • Mattathias Schwartz – Contributing Writer, New Yorker
  • Charles McMillion – Recently Retired President and Chief Economist, MBG Information Services
  • Dara Lind – Staff Writer, Vox
  • Carolyn Fiddler – Political Communications Director, Atlas Project
  • Beth Becker – Social Media Strategist, Becker Digital Strategies

The Agenda: Thursday January 22, 2015

Today’s Agenda

  • Anniversary of Roe vs. Wade
  • Senate votes on climate change

Guests

  • Robin Marty, Freelance Author and Founder of Clinic Stories
  • Jesse Berney – Senior Editor, Blue Nation Review
  • Emily Crockett – Federal Policy Reporter, RH Reality Check
  • Chuck Rocha – Democratic strategist, President of Solidarity Strategies

The Agenda: Wednesday January 21, 2015

Today’s Agenda

  • State of the Union Address
  • New pipeline spill
  • Paris wants to sue Fox News

Guests

  • Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro, D-CT
  • Asher Huey – Progressive Activist and Organizer
  • Elise Foley – Immigration and Politics Reporter, Huffington Post
  • Tony Woods – US Army veteran and former White House Fellow

The Agenda: Tuesday January 20, 2015

Today’s Agenda

  • Previewing the State of the Union
  • Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback decides to tax after all
  • Supreme Court to hear gay marriage case

Guests

  • Jared Bernstein – Senior Fellow, Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
  • Betsey Stevenson – Member of President Obama’s Council of Economic Advisers
  • Cole Stangler – Staff Writer, In These Times
  • Heather Hurlburt – Director of New Models of Policy Change and Senior Fellow at New America, Senior Fellow for National Security at Human Rights First
  • Alex Lawson- Executive Director, Social Security Works, Owner, We Act Radio

The Agenda: Friday January 16, 2015

Today’s Agenda

  • President Obama calls for 7% budget boost
  • NARAL Who Decides? report
  • White House Knew CIA Snooped on Senate

Guests

  • Samantha Gordon – Director of Public Affairs, NARAL Pro Choice America
  • Daniella Gibbs Leger – Senior Vice President for Communications and Strategy, Center for American Progress
  • Sam Sacks – Writer/Reporter, Co-founder, The District Sentinel