Daily Topics - Monday May 14th, 2012

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Catch The Thom Hartmann Program LIVE at our new time, 3-6pm Eastern!

Hour One: Walker says "Union busting by exec order a 'beautiful thing'" - John Nichols, The Nation Magazine / Plus, ending corporate rights in Seattle - Jeff Reifman, Envision Seattle

Hour Two: What's more important...Capitalism or Democracy? Harris Kenny, Reason Foundation

Hour Three: Libertarian wet dream...one world government?

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I heard Thom mention that a UK company was buying up all the lobbying forms regardless of political leanings. Does anyone recall the name of that company?

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It's WPP

http://campaignstops.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/05/14/the-lobbyist-in-the-gray-flannel-suit/

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Our kids are counting on us to reverse austerity.

According to UNICEF, even in the world's richest countires, children remain “the most enduring victims” of the recession. In the last six years, 2.6 million more kids have fallen below the poverty line, and more than half of them live right here in the United States.

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