The Agenda: Friday November 21, 2014

Today’s Agenda

  • Analysis of President Obama’s immigration speech
  • CNN is reporting that police officer Darren Wilson will resign
  • 7th woman comes forward, accuses Bill Cosby of sexual assault
  • An oil rig explosion in the Gulf of Mexico leaves 1 dead and 3 injured
  • National Organization for Marriage, the anti same sex marriage group is in debt

Guests

  • Chuck Rocha, Democratic Strategist & President, Solidarity Strategies
  • Marc Unger, Stand up comedian, actor and writer, host of The Fighting Ungers
  • Dave Jamieson, Labor Reporter, The Huffington Post
  • Patrick Oakford, Policy Analyst, Center for American Progress

The Agenda: Thursday November 20, 2014

Today’s Agenda

  • Obama to make immigration reform announcement
  • Shooting at Florida State University leaves 3 injured, gunman dead
  • Judge tosses out Montana’s same sex marriage ban
  • NBC joins Netflix to nix Bill Cosby project, TV Land to stop airing reruns of The Cosby Show
  • Jim Webb, a veteran of Ronald Reagan’s administration who served one term as a Democratic U.S. senator from Virginia, has launched a presidential exploratory committee.
  • NBA’s commissioner Adam Silver takes a hard stand against domestic abuse in the league
  • Progressive agenda 2015, 2016

Guests

The Agenda: Wednesday November 19, 2014

Today’s Agenda

  • Keystone XL falls short 1 vote in the Senate
  • NSA reform bill fails key hurdle in the Senate
  • Iran nuclear deal deadline is Monday November 24th
  • No proxy vote for pregnant congresswoman
  • Immigrant detention facility in Artesia, New Mexico to close by end of year

Guests

  • Shawn Sebastian, Policy Advocate, Center for Popular Democracy
  • Heather Hurlburt, Director of New Models of Policy Change and Senior Fellow at New America, Senior Fellow for National Security at Human Rights First
  • Kathleen Frydl, Author of The GI Bill and The Drug Wars in America
  • Neil Sroka, Communications Director, Democracy for America

The Agenda: Tuesday November 18, 2014

Today’s Agenda

Guests

The Agenda: Friday November 14, 2014

Today’s Agenda

  • Leadership in the new congress
  • Obama’s immigration plan
  • Condé Nast agreed has agreed to pay $5.8 million to settle a class-action lawsuit brought by former interns
  • Americans’ cellphones targeted in yet another spy program
  • Ex Executive Donald Blankenship indicted on charges stemming from 2010 West Virginia coal mine disaster

Guests

  • Sharona Coutts, Vice President of Investigations and Research, RH Reality Check
  • Kay Steiger, Associate Editor, Talking Points Memo
  • Ben Wikler, Washington Director, MoveOn.org & Host of The Good Fight

The Agenda: Thursday November 13, 2014

Today’s Agenda

  • US, China climate deal
  • Net Neutrality
  • Obamacare premiums are falling
  • Obama Administration reverses Bush policy says US torture ban applies abroad
  • President Obama could take action on immigration reform as soon as November 21st
  • 4.8 magnitude earthquake rattles parts of Kansas and Oklahoma
  • Duck Dynasty planning a musical

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