The Agenda: Friday July 3, 2015

Note: The Agenda this morning is a compilation of some of the most interesting interviews Ari has conducted these past few months.

Interviews include:

  • Senator Chris Murphy (D-CT)
  • Mark McGrath – Front Man, Sugar Ray
  • Gillian Laub – Director of the HBO documentary Southern Rites
  • Evan Wolfson – President and Founder, Freedom to Marry
  • Scott Rodd – Freelancer Writer and Special Contributor, Think Progress
  • Rev. Jennifer Crumpton – Author, Femmevangelical
  • Peter Wagner – Executive Director, Prison Policy Initiative

The Agenda: Thursday July 2, 2015

Today’s Agenda

  • Massive Sanders rally in Wisconsin
  • Iran negotiations

Guests

  • Steve Clemons – Editor-at-Large, The Atlantic
  • Angela Peoples – Co-Director, GetEQUAL and Host, Inside Out
  • Jesse Berney – Senior Editor, Blue Nation Review
  • Alexis Goldstein – Communications Director, The Other 98% and Co-Host, Humorless Queers

The Agenda: Wednesday July 1, 2015

Today’s Agenda

  • Greek default
  • Overtime pay rules
  • SCOTUS takes up anti-union case
  • States dragging on same-sex marriage ruling

Guests

  • Ross Eisenbrey – Vice President, Economic Policy Institute
  • Kathleen Frydl – Author, The GI Bill and The Drug Wars in America
  • Drew Courtney – Director of Communications, People for the American Way
  • Lacy Crawford – Communications Director, Social Security Works

The Agenda: Tuesday June 30, 2015

Today’s Agenda

  • New overtime rules
  • Supreme Court wrap-up
  • History of fight for marriage equality

Guests

  • Evan Wolfson – Founder and President, Freedom to Marry
  • Ian Millhiser – Justice Editor, Think Progress
  • Asher Huey – Progressive Activist
  • Erikka Knuti – Democratic Strategist
  • Jarrett Stroman – Commentator and Lawyer

The Agenda: Monday June 29, 2015

Today’s Agenda

  • Supreme Court rules on marriage equality
  • President Obama eulogy in Charleston

Guests

  • Joe Sudbay – President, Sudbay Strategies
  • Zoe Carpenter – Asst. Washington Editor, The Nation
  • Clinton Yates – Columnist, Washington Post
  • Bradley Beychok – President, Media Matters

The Agenda: Friday June 26, 2015

Today’s Agenda

  • Supreme Court rulings on King v Burwell and Disparate Impact
  • Univision won’t air Miss USA

Guests

  • Ian Millhiser – Justice Editor, Think Progress and Author, Injustices: The Supreme Court’s History of Comforting the Comfortable and Afflicting the Afflicted
  • Mark McGrath – Lead Singer, Sugar Ray
  • Daniella Gibbs Leger – Senior Vice President for Communications and Strategy, Center for American Progress
  • Isaiah Poole – Editor, Our Future.Org, Director of Online Communications, Campaign for America’s Future

The Agenda: Thursday June 25, 2015

Today’s Agenda

  • What is progressive foreign policy?
  • Trade adjustment assistance

Guests

  • Senator Chris Murphy (D-CT)
  • William S. Cohen – Former Secretary of Defense and Author, Collision
  • Jess Levin – Communications Director, Making Change at Wal-Mart
  • Sam Collins – Health Reporter, Think Progress
  • Monica Potts – Fellow, New America Foundation