The Agenda: Friday October 31, 2014

Today’s Agenda

  • The Agenda Presents: Women Decide
  • Thomas Menino, Boston’s longest serving mayor, dies at 71
  • CBPP Report: States prioritize prison spending over education
  • Midterm Elections
  • Washington Post masthead will soon be all male
  • Offensive Halloween costumes

Guests

The Agenda: Thursday October 30, 2014

Today’s Agenda

  • Fed decides to cap bond purchases
  • San Francisco Giants win World Series
  • New York Times Report: Lobbyists, Bearing Gifts, Pursue Attorneys General
  • Republican plan to purge voter rolls
  • Reflective Democracy
  • Edward Snowden and NSA surveillance

Guests

The Agenda: Wednesday October 29, 2014

Today’s Agenda

  • A special conversation about women and politics; The Agenda Presents: Women Decide
  • FTC filed suit against AT&T
  • White House cyberattack
  • Racial bias in policing
  • Supply rocket explosion

Guests

The Agenda: Tuesday October 28, 2014

Today’s Agenda

  • U.S. soldiers quarantined in Italy after returning from aiding Ebola patients
  • David Perdue, Georgia’s Republican candidate for U.S. Senate dismisses pay discrimination lawsuit: ‘It was less than 2,000′ women
  • It is still legal to breed dogs for human consumption in Pennsylvania thanks to the NRA
  • Suspected post-Snowden intelligence leaker’s home searched in Northern Virginia
  • GEO Group faces lawsuit over treatment at immigrant detention facility in Aurora.

Guests

  • Taylor Lincoln, Director of Research, Public Citizen’s Congress Watch
  • Marina Koren, Staff Correspondent, National Journal
  • Chuck Rocha, Democratic Strategist & President of Solidarity Strategies
  • Isaiah Poole, Editor of OurFuture.org & Director of Online Communications, Campaign for America’s Future

The Agenda: Monday October 27, 2014

Today’s Agenda

  • Shooter and 2 students killed in school shooting in Maryville, Washington
  • US Marines end operations in Afghanistan
  • Isolated nurse slams Chris Christie Ebola policy
  • Support for the death penalty in the U.S.
  • Kara Lankford,Interim Director of Ocean Conservancy’s Gulf Restoration Program responds to BP / POLITICO piece

Guests

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

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