On Thursday’s Podcast, Ed is joined by Con. Mark Pocan, D-WI, to discuss where we are with funding the Department of Homeland Security (funding runs out Friday.) We are also joined by Dr. Corey Hebert to discuss the uninsured rate continuing to drop due to the Affordable Care act.
On Wednesday’s Podcast, Ed is joined by Brad Woodhouse, President of Americans United for Change and former DNC Communications Director, to discuss the battle in Congress over funding DHS and President Obama’s veto of the Keystone XL approval. We are also joined by Communications Workers of America President Larry Cohen to discuss the Trans Pacific Partnership.
Gov. Scott Walker proudly touts his ability to survive a recall election and his union busting ways, but a poorly planned analogy at CPAC fails to impress. Ed Schultz, John Nichols, and Jean Ross discuss.
Speaker Boehner’s invitation of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to speak before Congress divided the Chambers, becoming a main focal point of CPAC. Ed Schultz, Laicie Heeley, and Steve Clemons discuss.