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Daily Topics - Tuesday October 9th, 2012

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Hour One: Vote for Jesus on November 6th? Bill Keller, Live Prayer

Hour Two: Supreme Court at risk of becoming too...liberal? Adam Freedman, The Naked Constitution

Hour Three: The bankster difference...Greece vs. Iceland

The Global Economy is Sputtering Out

The International Monetary Fund cut its growth forecasts for the world economy – and warned that there is a “alarmingly high” risk of deep economic slowdown. IMF projections now show the global economy growing by a mere 3.3% this year – the slowest growth since 2009.

Daily Topics - Monday October 8th, 2012

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Hour One: Happy Indigenous People's Day...the truth about Columbus Day

Hour Two: Why does the church have the right to tell you how and when to die? Dr. Arthur Caplan

Hour Three: Why Bhutan did the opposite of privatization / Plus, foreign policy Romney style - Doug Wilson, Obama 2012

On The Republican Election-Rigging Front...

A Tea Party organization has drawn the attention of a Member of Congress for its efforts to suppress the Democratic vote. The group True the Vote has filed a lawsuit in Ohio to kick thousands of minorities, students, and impoverished residents off the voting rolls – claiming they aren’t properly registered.

Daily Topics - Friday October 5th, 2012

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"Anything Goes on Townhall Friday"

Hour One: "Brunch With Bernie" - Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) takes your calls

So Much for Mitt Romney’s Debate Bump

New jobs numbers released today show the economy added 114,000 jobs in September. The Department of Labor also said the economy added 86,000 more jobs than previously estimated in July and August. Most promising for President Obama’s re-election hopes, the unemployment rate dropped from 8.1% down to 7.8% - the lowest it’s been since President Obama took office in January of 2009.

Daily Topics - Thursday October 4th, 2012

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"Anything Goes" on last night's debate...

Hour One: "Taking Our Country Back" - Jerry Tetalman (D-CA, 49th District) running against incumbent Republican Darrell Issa

What’s The Point of Presidential Debates...

If one candidate can lie for a half-hour and then be declared the winner? That’s the question we should all ask ourselves one day after the first presidential debate in Denver, Colorado. The consensus among pundits is that Mitt Romney won the debate – and strictly in terms of style – he did win – taking the fight all night to a lethargic President Obama.

Daily Topics - Wednesday October 3rd, 2012

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Hour One: What questions would you like to see asked and answered in tonight's debate? / Plus, a preview of tonight's debate - Ben LaBolt, National Campaign Press Secretary-Obama 2012

Hour Two: Has the GOP/Right Wing Media jumped the shark with the Obama video?

Hour Three: How media coverage influences the presidential debate for viewers...

Conservative Media's Racist Attempt At October Surprise

On Tuesday, Fox so-called News, the Drudge Report, and the Daily Caller threw together a rather pathetic - and racist - attempt to create an October Surprise against President Obama. And in the end – they failed miserably.

Daily Topics - Tuesday October 2nd, 2012

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Hour One: BREAKING News on PA Voter ID - Mimi Marziani, Counsel-Brennan Center for Justice / Plus, FL Congressman demands bipartisan investigation into voter fraud scandal - Congressman Ted Deutch (D-FL) / Also, HEIST makes its nationwide debut - Frances Causey

Banksters Finally Face Fraud Allegations

The banksters’ blatant fraud in the run-up to the financial crisis hasn’t gone unnoticed to one top lawyer in the nation. New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman – who also chairs the President’s mortgage fraud task force – filed a civil suit against JP Morgan Chase for “widespread fraud in the sale of mortgage-backed securities.” This is the first legal action brought against the banks by this taskforce.

Daily Topics - Monday October 1st, 2012

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Hour One: Meet The Press...where's the beef?! / Plus, "Taking Our Country Back" - Cheri Bustos (D-IL, 17th District)

Hour Two: Will the "Billionaires & Ballot Bandits" win? - Greg Palast

The Republican National Committee Has Been Caught Red-Handed...

Trying to sabotage the Democratic vote ahead of this year’s election. As Brad Friedman at BradBlog.com reported, the Florida Republican Party cut ties with a political firm known as Strategic Allied Consulting after it was discovered that firm changed addresses on numerous voter registration forms to block newly-registered Democrats from voting in November.

Is The GOP Gearing Up for Obama's Second Term?

Fox so-called News personality John Huckabee is sending a message to Republicans in Congress. In an interview on GOP TV – Huckabee suggested that President Obama should be impeached over his handling on the attack on the Benghazi consulate in Libya.

Republicans Don't Want To Answer Questions

During a heated confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill last week, Georgia Congressman Tom Price - Donald Trump's pick for Secretary of Health and Human Services - refused to say whether or not he would support cuts to Medicare and Medicaid.

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