- Jan. 3, 2013 12:34 pmBy shawnt56
Catch The Thom Hartmann Program LIVE 3-6pm ET M-F!
Hour One: The case against billionaires... Diana Furchtgott-Roth, Manhattan Institute
Hour Two: Do we need to arm teachers? Noel Flasterstein, Attorney & Host-The Gun Show / Plus, Geeky Science - Hitting streaks in baseball may be contagious
Hour Three: 2013...extreme austerity here we come
- Jan. 3, 2013 9:01 amBy louisehartmann
The United States is set to jump into an austerity economic death spiral this year. Already – thanks to Republican hostage scenarios forcing deep spending cuts, the United States is set to swallow $348 billion in austerity measures in 2013. That includes $200 billion in spending cuts and an additional $125 billion from the expiration of the payroll tax cut.
- Jan. 2, 2013 12:28 pmBy shawnt56
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Hour One: Django - Tarantino tells the South to screw itself
Hour Three: Will filibuster reform cause the Democrats to lose the House in 2014?
- Jan. 2, 2013 10:15 amBy louisehartmann
The House of Representatives needed overtime – but late Tuesday night, they agreed with the Senate and passed legislation to avert half of the so-called “fiscal cliff.” And despite President Obama and some Democrats declaring victory after Republicans were forced to sign on to a small tax increase for the wealthiest Americans, this fiscal cliff deal is actually a dream come true for billionaires and banksters.