On Wednesday’s Podcast Ed is joined by Ruth Conniff, Editor of the Progressive Magazine to discuss President Obama’s trip to Milwaukee to stump for Mary Burke. We are also joined by Progressive Change Campaign Committee Co-Founder Adam Green to discuss the key Senate races this election Cycle.
On Tuesday’s podcast Ed is joined by Dubose Porter, Chairman of the Georgia Democratic Party to discuss the Senate race between Michelle Nunn and David Perdue. We are also joined by South Dakota Senate candidate Rick Weiland to discuss the latest on his campaign.
In Trenders, a new video puts “cat calls” in the spotlight, while fans “pray for Jose Canseco’s finger” on Twitter. Ed Schultz and James Hoffa discuss labor’s major role in the 2014 midterms.
Sen Lindsey Graham, R-SC, joked in a private meeting earlier this month that white men would “do great” under his presidency, in an audio recording obtained by CNN. (more…)
Protecting voting rights will be the number one priority for Sen. Barbara Boxer, who plans to introduce a new version of the bill when Senate returns to session. She joins Ed Schultz, and Ari Melber reports on the current law in Texas.