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Friday, October 11, 2013

Today’s Hot Topics The US Government remains in shutdown. The GOP think they have a plan to raise the debt ceiling. Should POTUS accept? What will it take to re-open the government? Guests USA Today Washington Bureau Chief Susan Page Wall Street Journal National Political Reporter Neil King Roll Call Congressional Reporter Meredith Shiner SenatorContinue Reading

Republicans In Denial Over Debt Ceiling

There are as many different opinions as there are men and women on the planet. Still, it’s hard to believe what some people believe. There are those who still believe that we never landed a man on the moon, that George Bush personally ordered planes to fly into the World Trade Center and that BarackContinue Reading

Thursday, October 10, 2013

Today’s Hot Topics The US Government remains in shutdown. Military families WILL receive benefits during the shutdown. Meanwhile, children will go hungry and untreated due to shutdown furloughs. Prioritization is NOT working. Guests Washington Post Economic Policy Correspondent Jim Tankersley Congresswoman Jackie Speier (D-CA) Think Progress Sports Reporter Travis Waldron National Journal Staff Correspondent ElaheContinue Reading

Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Today’s Hot Topics The US Government remains in shutdown. POTUS addressed the nation over the government shutdown. What’s it going to take to end this mess? Is there ANY sense in negotiating with John Boehner? Guests National Journal Hotline Executive Editor Steven Shepard Chicago Sun Times Washington Bureau Chief Lynn Sweet  Congressman Bruce Braley (D-IA) Continue Reading

Tuesday, October 8, 2013

Today’s Hot Topics The US Government remains in shutdown. John Boehner has lost control of the House. He’s under the control of the Tea Party. Who are the “Debt Ceiling Truthers?” We’ll talk about it. Guests Huffington Post Reporter Arthur Delaney  Think Progress Managing Editor Igor Volsky  Washington Examiner Congressional Correspondent Tim Mak Yahoo! NewsContinue Reading

Monday, October 7, 2013

Today’s Hot Topics The US Government remains in shutdown. John Boehner vows to keep fighting for the tea party. How successful has the enrollment for Obamacare been? We’ll talk about it! Guests National Journal Hotline Editor-in-Chief Josh Kraushaar Congressman John Yarmuth (D-KY) Huffington Post Senior Political Reporter Jon Ward National Journal National Correspondent Jill LawrenceContinue Reading

Friday, October 4, 2013

Today’s Hot Topics The US Government remains in shutdown. A deadly shooting at the United States Capitol Thursday afternoon. We’ll have the details. How successful has the enrollment for Obamacare been? We’ll talk about it! Guests USA Today Washington Bureau Chief Susan Page Center for American Progress Action Fund President, Former Congressman Tom Perriello CongressmanContinue Reading

Get Serious! Shut the Whole Thing Down!

As luck would have it, I had two interesting experiences last week: visiting my granddaughter’s kindergarten class; and watching Republicans in the House of Representatives deal with their constitutional responsibility to pass a budget. The two events were quite similar, with one big difference: the kindergartners behaved more like grown-ups than House Republicans did. ThanksContinue Reading

Thursday, October 3, 2013

Today’s Hot Topics The US Government remains in shutdown. GOP wants to have it both ways with the shutdown. Let’s talk about it! Millions of Americans can now enroll in Obamacare. Healthcare.gov is LIVE. Guests Congressional Reporter for Politico Ginger Gibson Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) Buzzfeed White House Correspondent Evan McMorris-Santoro Congresswoman ColleenContinue Reading

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

Today’s Hot Topics The US Government remains in shutdown. Who gets the blame for this? When will it end? Millions of Americans can now enroll in Obamacare. Healthcare.gov is LIVE. Guests Center for American Progress Senior Fellow Dr. Zeke Emanuel SiriusXM POTUS Channel Contributor Jon Decker National Journal Correspondent Matt Vasilogambros Congressman Henry Cuellar (D-TX) Continue Reading