https://www.thomhartmann.com/thom/articles/rss.xml en Can We Trust Gorsuch On Women's Rights? https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/can-we-trust-gorsuch-womens-rights <p><img alt="" height="156" src="/sites/default/files/thom20and20logo_179_80.jpg" style="width: 156px; height: 156px; margin-right: 5px; margin-left: 5px; float: left;" width="156" /> Yesterday Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer signaled that Senate Democrats would try to filibuster Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch.</p> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/can-we-trust-gorsuch-womens-rights" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/can-we-trust-gorsuch-womens-rights#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Fri, 24 Mar 2017 22:07:29 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 102699 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Thursday 23 March '17 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/thursday-23-march-17-show-notes <ul> <li>Would the GOP Vote to Allow Doctors to Lie to Men?</li> <li>Neil McCabe, Breitbart News: Why Should We Waste $608 Billion Per Year Propping Up Health Insurance Banksters?</li> <li>Neil Gorsuch's Backwards Views on Working Women</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/thursday-23-march-17-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/thursday-23-march-17-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Fri, 24 Mar 2017 19:24:24 +0000 SueN 102694 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Daily Topics - Friday March 24th, 2017 https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/daily-topics-friday-march-24th-2017 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-show-header" style="font-size: 14px; color: rgb(20, 24, 35);"> <div class="field-items" style="font-size: 14px;"> <div class="field-item odd" style="font-size: 14px;"> <p style="font-size: 14px;"><em style="font-size: 14px;">Join Thom in our <a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/addonchat" style="font-size: 14px;">chatroom</a> during the program!</em></p> </div></div></div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/daily-topics-friday-march-24th-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/daily-topics-friday-march-24th-2017#comments Live Blog Fri, 24 Mar 2017 15:02:00 +0000 shawnt56 102689 at https://www.thomhartmann.com The Kochs vs Trump - Who Will Win On Healthcare? https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/kochs-vs-trump-who-will-win-healthcare <p><img alt="" height="156" src="/sites/default/files/thom20and20logo_179_80.jpg" style="width: 156px; height: 156px; margin-right: 5px; margin-left: 5px; float: left;" width="156" /> The fight to repeal and replace Obamacare is rapidly becoming a battle between factions of oligarchs.<br /><br />So who will win - the Koch brothers faction that hates the Republican healthcare plan?<br /><br />Or the Trump-Mercer faction that supports it?<br /><br />As it stands right now, the Republican plan to replace Obamacare still doesn't have enough support to make it through a House vote.<br /></p> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/kochs-vs-trump-who-will-win-healthcare" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/kochs-vs-trump-who-will-win-healthcare#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Thu, 23 Mar 2017 21:21:22 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 102670 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Wednesday 22 March '17 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/wednesday-22-march-17-show-notes <ul> <li>Congressman Mark Pocan (D-WI, 2nd District): Trumpcare, Gorsuch, Issues Of The Day And Your Calls</li> <li>Sam Sacks, co-founder, The District Sentinel News Co-op: In for Thom for the rest of the show...</li> <li>Brian Darling, Conservative Review: Neil Gorsuch SCOTUS Debate</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/wednesday-22-march-17-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/wednesday-22-march-17-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Thu, 23 Mar 2017 15:57:37 +0000 SueN 102662 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Daily Topics - Thursday March 23rd, 2017 https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/daily-topics-thursday-march-23rd-2017 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-show-header" style="font-size: 14px; color: rgb(20, 24, 35);"> <div class="field-items" style="font-size: 14px;"> <div class="field-item odd" style="font-size: 14px;"> <p style="font-size: 14px;"><em style="font-size: 14px;">Join Thom in our <a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/addonchat" style="font-size: 14px;">chatroom</a> during the program!</em></p> </div></div></div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/daily-topics-thursday-march-23rd-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/daily-topics-thursday-march-23rd-2017#comments Live Blog Thu, 23 Mar 2017 15:25:08 +0000 shawnt56 102661 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Is Amazon the #1 Threat To Jobs? https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/amazon-1-threat-jobs <p><img alt="" height="156" src="/sites/default/files/thom20and20logo_179_80.jpg" style="width: 156px; height: 156px; margin-right: 5px; margin-left: 5px; float: left;" width="156" /> The conventional wisdom is that outsourcing to places like China is the biggest threat to American jobs.<br /><br />And while that's definitely true, there's a new threat on the horizon.<br /><br />As it expands out from its online bookstore roots, Amazon has approached virtual monopoly status - and regular retailers are paying the price.<br /></p> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/amazon-1-threat-jobs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/amazon-1-threat-jobs#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Wed, 22 Mar 2017 21:40:59 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 102647 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Daily Topics - Wednesday March 22nd, 2016 https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/daily-topics-wednesday-march-22nd-2016 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-show-header" style="font-size: 14px; color: rgb(20, 24, 35);"> <div class="field-items" style="font-size: 14px;"> <div class="field-item odd" style="font-size: 14px;"> <p style="font-size: 14px;"><em style="font-size: 14px;">Join Thom in our <a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/addonchat" style="font-size: 14px;">chatroom</a> during the program!</em></p> </div></div></div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/daily-topics-wednesday-march-22nd-2016" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/daily-topics-wednesday-march-22nd-2016#comments Live Blog Wed, 22 Mar 2017 15:59:39 +0000 shawnt56 102638 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Tuesday 21 March '17 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/tuesday-21-march-17-show-notes-0 <ul> <li>Why Shouldn’t Democrats Simply Refuse to Vote for Gorsuch?</li> <li>Trump &amp; Mick Mulvaney Are Coming For YOUR Social Security! Here's How...</li> <li>Monopolies Like Amazon are Stealing More Jobs Than China or Mexico - What To Do...</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/tuesday-21-march-17-show-notes-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/tuesday-21-march-17-show-notes-0#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Wed, 22 Mar 2017 12:28:37 +0000 SueN 102633 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Will Gorsuch's Ties To Billionaire Phillip Anschutz Sink His Nomination? https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/will-gorsuchs-ties-billionaire-phillip-anschutz-sink-his-nomination <p><img alt="" height="156" src="/sites/default/files/thom20and20logo_179_80.jpg" style="width: 156px; height: 156px; margin-right: 5px; margin-left: 5px; float: left;" width="156" /> As the confirmation hearings begin for Trump Supreme Court pick Neil Gorsuch, new questions are being raised about his ties to a shadowy right-wing billionaire.<br /><br />Will they sink his nomination?<br /><br />Or will the oligarchs get another handpicked Supreme Court justice?<br /></p> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/will-gorsuchs-ties-billionaire-phillip-anschutz-sink-his-nomination" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/will-gorsuchs-ties-billionaire-phillip-anschutz-sink-his-nomination#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Tue, 21 Mar 2017 21:53:50 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 102620 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Monday 20 March '17 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/monday-20-march-17-show-notes <ul> <li>First Day of Spring / International Day of Happiness</li> <li>Congressional Hearings and the Best of the Rest of the News</li> <li>Ryan Girdusky, Red Alert Politics: Why Do Conservatives Think The Arts Are "Welfare For the Rich Liberal Elites?"</li> <li>How Donald Trump's Fossil-Fuel Friendly Policies Will Hurt US Consumers</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/monday-20-march-17-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/monday-20-march-17-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Tue, 21 Mar 2017 15:56:17 +0000 SueN 102607 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Daily Topics - Tuesday March 21st, 2017 https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/daily-topics-tuesday-march-21st-2017 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-show-header" style="font-size: 14px; color: rgb(20, 24, 35);"> <div class="field-items" style="font-size: 14px;"> <div class="field-item odd" style="font-size: 14px;"> <p style="font-size: 14px;"><em style="font-size: 14px;">Join Thom in our <a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/addonchat" style="font-size: 14px;">chatroom</a> during the program!</em></p> </div></div></div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/daily-topics-tuesday-march-21st-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/daily-topics-tuesday-march-21st-2017#comments Live Blog Tue, 21 Mar 2017 14:48:31 +0000 shawnt56 102606 at https://www.thomhartmann.com How Republicans Quietly Sabotaged Obamacare Long Before Trump Came into Office https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/how-republicans-quietly-sabotaged-obamacare-long-trump-came-office <p><img alt="" height="156" src="/sites/default/files/thom20and20logo_179_80.jpg" style="width: 156px; height: 156px; margin-right: 5px; margin-left: 5px; float: left;" width="156" /> Donald Trump suggested that the Affordable Care Act was a clever ruse by our first black president and his Democratic friends to have a successful health-care system in place for his own presidency, but was set up to fail in the first year of the next president's term.<br /></p> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/how-republicans-quietly-sabotaged-obamacare-long-trump-came-office" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/how-republicans-quietly-sabotaged-obamacare-long-trump-came-office#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Mon, 20 Mar 2017 21:54:46 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 102590 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Daily Topics - Monday March 20th, 2017 https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/daily-topics-monday-march-20th-2017-0 <div class="views-field-field-show-header-value" style="font-size: 14px; color: rgb(20, 24, 35);"> <div class="field-content" style="font-size: 14px;"> <p style="font-size: 14px;"><em style="font-size: 14px;">Join Thom in our <a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/addonchat" style="font-size: 14px;">chatroom</a> during the program!</em></p> </div></div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/daily-topics-monday-march-20th-2017-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/daily-topics-monday-march-20th-2017-0#comments Live Blog Mon, 20 Mar 2017 16:03:05 +0000 shawnt56 102577 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Daily Topics - Monday March 20th, 2017 https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/daily-topics-monday-march-20th-2017 <p style="font-size: 14px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);"><em style="font-size: 14px;">Join Thom in our <a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/addonchat" style="font-size: 14px;">chatroom</a> during the program!</em></p> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/daily-topics-monday-march-20th-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/daily-topics-monday-march-20th-2017#comments Live Blog Mon, 20 Mar 2017 15:59:18 +0000 shawnt56 102576 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Friday 17 March '17 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/friday-17-march-17-show-notes <ul> <li>Happy St. Patrick's Day!</li> <li>Anything Goes Friday!</li> <li>Lori Wallach, Public Citizen's Trade Watch: 5 Years On, Korea Free Trade Deal a Bust</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/friday-17-march-17-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/friday-17-march-17-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Mon, 20 Mar 2017 15:54:53 +0000 SueN 102573 at https://www.thomhartmann.com GOP Makes America Cruel Again https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/gop-makes-america-cruel-again <p><img alt="" height="156" src="/sites/default/files/thom20and20logo_179_80.jpg" style="width: 156px; height: 156px; margin-right: 5px; margin-left: 5px; float: left;" width="156" /> Donald Trump has officially unveiled his first budget plan.<br /><br />He's calling it the "America First" budget - but a better name for would probably be "Oligarchs First" - because they're the only people who get anything out of it.<br /><br />The rest of America gets hit hard - and I mean really hard.<br /></p> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/gop-makes-america-cruel-again" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/gop-makes-america-cruel-again#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Fri, 17 Mar 2017 21:47:19 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 102547 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Daily Topics - Friday March 17th, 2017 https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/daily-topics-friday-march-17th-2017 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-show-header" style="font-size: 14px; color: rgb(20, 24, 35);"> <div class="field-items" style="font-size: 14px;"> <div class="field-item odd" style="font-size: 14px;"> <p style="font-size: 14px;"><em style="font-size: 14px;">Join Thom in our <a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/addonchat" style="font-size: 14px;">chatroom</a> during the program!</em></p> </div></div></div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/daily-topics-friday-march-17th-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/daily-topics-friday-march-17th-2017#comments Live Blog Fri, 17 Mar 2017 16:45:34 +0000 shawnt56 102538 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Thursday 16 March '17 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/thursday-16-march-17-show-notes <ul> <li>Congressman Mark Pocan (D-WI, 2nd District): Trump's Budget, Issues Of The Day And Your Calls</li> <li>What the GOP's Budget Means for Working People...</li> <li>Katrina vanden Heuvel, The Nation Magazine: Trump's War on the Media</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/thursday-16-march-17-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/thursday-16-march-17-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Fri, 17 Mar 2017 15:51:46 +0000 SueN 102535 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Republicans Already Started Defunding Obamacare Long Before Trump Came into Office https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/republicans-already-started-defunding-obamacare-long-trump-came-office <p><img alt="" height="156" src="/sites/default/files/thom20and20logo_179_80.jpg" style="width: 156px; height: 156px; margin-right: 5px; margin-left: 5px; float: left;" width="156" /> Donald Trump suggested that the Affordable Care Act (ACA or Obamacare) was a clever ruse by our first Black president and his Democratic friends to have a successful health-care system in place for his own presidency, but one that was set up to fail in the first year of the next president's term.<br /></p> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/republicans-already-started-defunding-obamacare-long-trump-came-office" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/republicans-already-started-defunding-obamacare-long-trump-came-office#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Thu, 16 Mar 2017 21:57:59 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 102524 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Wednesday 15 March '17 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/wednesday-15-march-17-show-notes <ul> <li>Hey, Kelly Anne...It's Not Just Microwaves Anymore! Thom Reveals What Else Is Spying On You...</li> <li>Charles Sauer, The Market Institute: Is Trump Trying To Kill Electric Cars?</li> <li>Rebecca Vallas, Center for American Progress Poverty to Prosperity Program/Off-Kilter Podcast (formerly Poverty Talk Radio): Surprise... Poverty &amp; Inequality Are Getting Worse Under Trump</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/wednesday-15-march-17-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/wednesday-15-march-17-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Thu, 16 Mar 2017 15:58:41 +0000 SueN 102517 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Day Topics - Thursday March 16th, 2017 https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/day-topics-thursday-march-16th-2017 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-show-header" style="font-size: 14px; color: rgb(20, 24, 35);"> <div class="field-items" style="font-size: 14px;"> <div class="field-item odd" style="font-size: 14px;"> <p style="font-size: 14px;"><em style="font-size: 14px;">Join Thom in our <a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/addonchat" style="font-size: 14px;">chatroom</a> during the program!</em></p> </div></div></div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/day-topics-thursday-march-16th-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/day-topics-thursday-march-16th-2017#comments Live Blog Thu, 16 Mar 2017 15:39:57 +0000 shawnt56 102516 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Is Breitbart Setting Off A GOP Civil War? https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/breitbart-setting-gop-civil-war <p><img alt="" height="156" src="/sites/default/files/thom20and20logo_179_80.jpg" style="width: 156px; height: 156px; margin-right: 5px; margin-left: 5px; float: left;" width="156" /> For now, at least, Speaker of the House Paul Ryan and President Donald Trump are on the same page when it comes to passing the Republicans' god-awful tax-cut-for-the-rich disguised as a healthcare plan.<br /><br />But the peace treaty between the Speaker and the President won't last forever - especially if the Breitbart bubble keeps on growing.<br /></p> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/breitbart-setting-gop-civil-war" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/breitbart-setting-gop-civil-war#comments Thom's Blog Live Blog Wed, 15 Mar 2017 21:34:27 +0000 Thom Hartmann Administrator 102502 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Daily Topics - Wednesday March 15th, 2017 https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/daily-topics-wednesday-march-15th-2017 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-show-header" style="font-size: 14px; color: rgb(20, 24, 35);"> <div class="field-items" style="font-size: 14px;"> <div class="field-item odd" style="font-size: 14px;"> <p style="font-size: 14px;"><em style="font-size: 14px;">Join Thom in our <a href="http://www.thomhartmann.com/addonchat" style="font-size: 14px;">chatroom</a> during the program!</em></p> </div></div></div><p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/daily-topics-wednesday-march-15th-2017" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/daily-topics-wednesday-march-15th-2017#comments Live Blog Wed, 15 Mar 2017 16:10:13 +0000 shawnt56 102494 at https://www.thomhartmann.com Tuesday 14 March '17 show notes https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/tuesday-14-march-17-show-notes <ul> <li>Today is Pi Day &amp; Einstein's Birthday (1879-1955)</li> <li>Are We All Living in the Breitbart Bubble?</li> <li>Wendell Potter, Deadly Spin/Nation on the Take/Tarbell: What the GOP Kept Secret About Repealing Obamacare...</li> <li>Senator Jeff Merkley (D-OR): Trump's 'Buy America' Rhetoric</li> </ul> <p><a href="https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/tuesday-14-march-17-show-notes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://www.thomhartmann.com/blog/2017/03/tuesday-14-march-17-show-notes#comments Sue's Daily Summaries Wed, 15 Mar 2017 10:44:32 +0000 SueN 102490 at https://www.thomhartmann.com