The Agenda: Monday September 1, 2014

Happy Labor Day from all of us at The Agenda! We’re not live today but have programmed a special best of for your listening pleasure.

Here’s a list of interviews:

The Agenda: Friday August 29, 2014

Today’s Agenda

  • U.S. Response to ISIS
  • Clinton breaks silence on Mike Brown killing
  • PA becomes 27th state to expand Medicaid

Guests

  • Zephyr Teachout, Democratic Candidate for Governor of New York
  • Josh Orton, Political and Communications Director, Progressives United
  • Zeke Stokes, Vice President of Programs, GLAAD

The Agenda: Thursday August 28, 2014

Today’s Agenda

  • Senator Gillibrand says her male colleagues called her “porky” and “chubby”
  • Conditional Cash Transfers
  • Police in Compton school district armed with AR-15s
  • 2014 election map

Guests

  • Alex Park, Writing Fellow, Mother Jones
  • Alex Lawson, Executive Director of Social Security Works & Owner of We Act Radio
  • Neil Sroka, Communications Director, Democracy for America

The Agenda: Wednesday August 27, 2014

Today’s Agenda

  • A look at the “Stop and Frisk” policy in NYC
  • Is AIPAC losing influence?
  • Burger King & Tim Hortons
  • Marco Rubio and DREAMers
  • Conditional Cash Transfers to help lift people from poverty
  • The mortgage crisis

Guests

  • Christopher Dunn, Associate Legal Director, NYCLU
  • David Dayen, Contributing Writer to Salon & Columnist for The Fiscal Times
  • Erikka Knuti, Democratic Strategist
  • Joe Sudbay, President, Sudbay Strategies

The Agenda: Tuesday August 26, 2014

Today’s Agenda

  • Remembering Michael Brown, a call for action
  • EPI: Why America’s Workers Need Faster Wage Growth—And What We Can Do About It

Guests

The Agenda: Monday August 25, 2014

Today’s Agenda

  • Michael Brown will be laid to rest in Ferguson today
  • US response to ISIS
  • Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker gets $20,000 from Ashley Furniture owners after WEDC approved $6 million tax credit
  • Strongest earthquake in 25 years hit the San Francisco Bay Area
  • Burger King and Tim Hortons to partner in tax inversion deal

Guests

The Agenda: Friday, August 22, 2014

Today’s Agenda

  • Ferguson and how to improve police training
  • Bank of America Settlement
  • The threat posed by ISIS
  • GAO: Pentagon violated law with Bergdahl prisoner swap

Guests

  • Kelly Westlund, Democratic Candidate running for Congress in Wisconsin’s 7th District
  • Tony Woods, US Army Veteran and Progressive Advocate
  • Beth Becker, Partner, Indigo Strategies
  • Igor Volsky, Managing Editor, Think Progress