August 2013

  • Tuesday 30 October '12 show notes

    • David Selig, Conservative Commentator & Pro-Business Advocate: Privatize FEMA - heckuva job, Romney!
    • Craig Unger, Author-Boss Rove: Inside Karl Rove's Secret Kingdom of Power: Romney's Lax Regulation May Have Fueled Meningitis Outbreak
    • Tara Ross, author of "Enlightened Democracy: The Case for the Electoral College" / Lawyer & Writer focusing on legal & public policy issues: Time to do away with the electoral college?
  • Monday 29 October '12 show notes

    • Today's show was a best-of because of hurricane Sandy
  • Friday 26 October '12 show notes

    • Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT): "Brunch With Bernie"
    • Former Gov. Kathleen Sebelius (Gov. Sebelius is currently serving as the Secretary of Health & Human Services): 11 days to election day...why this election is so important to women
    • Anything Goes on Townhall Friday
  • Thursday 25 October '12 show notes

    • Leo Gerard, United Steelworkers: Sensata threatening & arresting workers
    • Joanne Penniston, Sensata worker who was arrested yesterday: Sensata threatening & arresting workers
    • (former) Secretary Richard Danzig, US Secretary of the Navy under President Bill Clinton / advisor to President Barack Obama's campaign / Chairman-Center for a New American Security (national security think tank): Colin Powell endorses President Obama
    • We already have a bill of rights and Declaration of Indepence
    • Geeky Science Rocks...- Your Dog Watches You and Interprets Your
  • Wednesday 24 October '12 show notes

    • David Bender, Progressive Voices / Political activist / writer & broadcaster: Election preview...13 days and counting
    • Dana Siegelman: Latest on Gov. Don Siegelman
    • Alec MacGillis, The New Republic: The Campaign to Steal Ohio
    • Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz: Mourdock's offensive remarks & Romney's endorsement
  • Tuesday 23 October '12 show notes

    • In for Thom for hours one and three, Mike Papantonio, Ring of Fire Radio
    • Chauncey DeVega, Blogger/Author, AlterNet & Debate reaction
    • John Nichols, The Nation Magazine: Why Mitt Romney has no clue about foreign policy
    • Thom takes your calls broadcasting from WCPT in Chicago...what did you think of the debate last night?
    • Nancy Cohen, Historian, Author-"Delirium: The Politics of Sex in America": Why war on women matters in this election
    • Frank Schaeffer, Author "Crazy For God": Mormonism and perpetual warfare
    • Join Thom tonight a
  • Monday 22 October '12 show notes

    • General Wesley Clark, Retired 4 star general / ran for President in 2004 / Rhodes Scholar: debate preview
    • Did Darrell Issa just commit treason?
    • What do you want to hear in tonight's debate?
    • Brad Friedman, Founder/Publisher-The Brad Blog: Criminal charges filed in GOP Voter ID scandal
  • Friday 19 October '12 show notes

    • Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT): "Brunch With Bernie"
    • Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) (campaign: Debates, China, Jobs, Dark $$
    • Anything Goes on Townhall Friday
  • Thursday 18 October '12 show notes

    • EXPOSED-Romney Urged Businesses To Tell Their Employees How to Vote...
    • Joining Thom in the studio today... Attorney Mike Papantonio, host of "Ring of Fire Radio
    • Peter Ferrara, Policy Director-Carleson Center for Public Policy / Attorney & Author "America's Ticking Bankruptcy Bomb": Let's take away free speech for companies
    • All about CEO power...
  • Wednesday 17 October '12 show notes

    • Myth Master Mitt Romney
    • Jamie Weinstein, The Daily Caller / Co-author (w/Will Rahn)-"The Lizard King": "What if every farfetched conspiracy theory about Barack Obama turned out to be true?"

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How To Bring Back A Middle Class

Thom plus logo From the 1930s to the Reagan Revolution, America grew the largest and most robust middle class in history. Along with strong unions, the main driver of that was that people earning more than about $10 million in today's money confronted a top tax rate of 91% until the 60s, and 67% until Reagan came into office.