The Agenda: Friday October 24, 2014

Today’s Agenda

  • First person tests positive for Ebola in New York City
  • Frank Mankiewicz, press secretary to Robert F. Kennedy died on Thursday, he was 90
  • Voter ID and other suppression tactics
  • DOJ condemns leaks in Michael Brown case as attempts to ‘influence public’
  • Some of the most draw dropping moments this week in media and politics

Guests

The Agenda: Wednesday October 22, 2014

Today’s Agenda

  • Ben Bradlee Washington Post Editor died yesterday at age 93
  • Super PAC spending in 2014
  • Social Security COLA
  • Susan G. Komen partners with fracking leader
  • McDonald’s profit drops 30%
  • Jeffrey Fowle freed from North Korea
  • Gamergate

Guests

  • Jesse Singal, Editor of Science of Us on NY Mag.com and Video Game Columnist, Boston Globe
  • Neil Sroka, Communications Director for Democracy for America
  • Rodell Mollineau, Democratic Strategist

The Agenda: Tuesday October 21, 2014

Today’s Agenda

  • 2016 and the search for the next Barack Obama
  • The pay gap haunts women into old age
  • Another month, another global heat record
  • Morality in Media and the war on pornography
  • President Obama fully ‘evolved’ on same sex marriage
  • Wyoming will not defend same sex marriage ban

Guests

The Agenda: Monday October 20, 2014

Today’s Agenda

  • Minimum wage and the social safety net
  • Will Obama reaffirm Bush’s legal interpretation of torture?
  • Texas voter ID law
  • Harper’s new article on Hillary Clinton

Guests

The Agenda: Friday October 17, 2014

Today’s Agenda

Guests

  • Lori Wallach, Director of Public Citizen’s Global Trade Watch
  • Jeff Hauser, Media Relations Lead for Political Media, AFL-CIO
  • Alex Lawson, Executive Director, Social Security Works & Owner of WeActRadio
  • Jodi Jacobson, President & Editor in Chief, RH Reality Check

The Agenda: Thursday October 16, 2014

Today’s Agenda

  • It’s #SpiritDay
  • Florida Governor debate and the great fan debacle
  • REPORT: C.I.A. Study of Covert Aid Fueled Skepticism About Helping Syrian Rebels
  • Non-complete clauses
  • Anita Sarkeesian forced to cancel speaking engagement at Utah State University amid threats
  • Status of abortion clinics in Texas
  • Domestic violence and stand your ground
  • HBO standalone service

Guests

  • Andrea Grimes, Senior Political Reporter, RH Reality Check
  • Tina Dupuy, Nationally syndicated op-ed columnist
  • Marc Unger, Stand Up comedian, actor and writer host of The Fighting Ungers
  • Dustin Volz, Staff Correspondent, National Journal