Daily Topics - Monday July 30th, 2012

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Catch The Thom Hartmann Program LIVE 3-6pm Eastern!

Hour One: Mitt Romney and "the little people"... / Plus, Mitt ignores workers' pleas to "save our jobs" - Cheryl Randecker, Sensata Technologies

Hour Two: Do you have a constitutional right to an insanity defense? John Manuelian, Attorney

Hour Three: Justice Scalia and the right to bear..."hand held rocket launchers?"

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Am I understanding the process of a typical Bain takeover in that the company comes in, pulls out all of the assets, fires the employees and files for bankruptcy? If this is correct, how are they able to loot the employees pension fund and stick taxpayers with the bill?

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