- May. 24, 2010 4:43 amBy SueN
Thom Hartmann: So what’s going on with Blackwater? We’re getting all these stories. When I, this isn’t, I mean this is a systemic problem. The corporate corruption of our political institutions, of our government, that went nuts during the Bush administration although it’s been an ongoing and increasing problem ever since the Reagan administration, arguably since long before that, but certainly since the Reagan administration.
Transcript: Thom Hartmann challenges Gregg Easterbrook about his book "Sonic Boom: Globalization at Mach Speed", 11 Jan '10.May. 24, 2010 4:42 amBy SueN
Thom Hartmann: So what do we do about the economy here in the United States and around the world? How are things changing, what does it all mean, where is it all going? Gregg "Esterbrook", or is it Easterbrook. Gregg?
Gregg Easterbrook: Yes, I’m here.
Thom Hartmann: Hey. Is it "Esterbrook" or Easterbrook?
Gregg Easterbrook: It’s Easterbrook.
- May. 21, 2010 11:47 pmBy SueN
- May. 21, 2010 7:41 amBy louisehartmann
In an interview on ABC News’ Good Morning America today, Rand Paul is calling the white house pressure on BP ‘Un-American,’ and he says, "Sometimes Accidents Happen."
He added, "What I don’t like from the president’s administration is this sort of, you know, 'I’ll put my boot heel on the throat of BP.' I think that sounds really un-American in his criticism of business."
- May. 21, 2010 7:12 amBy louisehartmann
Anything Goes Friday
"Brunch With Bernie" Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) spends the hour with Thom discussing the issues and answering listener questions www.sanders.senate.gov
- May. 21, 2010 5:54 amBy SueN
- Election 2010 – bloodbath in November?!
- $$2bn more for Afghanistan? Progressive "Brownbaggers" Invite Teabaggers to Join Them in Government Spending Protests.
- May. 20, 2010 6:04 pmBy SueN
- May. 20, 2010 7:28 amBy louisehartmann
The Senate did not reach the 60 votes necessary for cloture on debate - thus allowing a vote - on its financial regulatory reform bill yesterday. Two Democrats, Sens. Russ Feingold (WI) and Maria Cantwell (WA), joined Republicans to block the vote. They demanded that votes be allowed on amendments making the bill tougher on Wall Street.
- May. 20, 2010 7:17 amBy louisehartmann