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Politico’s Maggie Severns on Members of Congress Trading Stocks

Politico’s Maggie Severns on Members of Congress Trading Stocks

Politico’s Maggie Severns talks about her new study on members of Congress trading stock using possible inside information. Listen to entire episode here:

Speaker Paul Ryan’s Abject Depravity 

Speaker Paul Ryan’s Abject Depravity 

Down With Tyranny’s Howie Klein talks about Speaker Paul Ryan’s Abject Depravity and why he’s such an intellectual lightweight. Listen to the entire episode here:

Jeff Sessions’ Financial Ties To ExxonMobil 

Jeff Sessions’ Financial Ties To ExxonMobil 

Jeff Sessions’ financial ties to ExxonMobil may be the reason he has expressed reluctance to prosecute the corporation for it’s role in suppressing Climate Change science. We talk with Jenny Rowland who specializes in climate change and energy issues for the Center for American Progress. Her latest article is How Exxon Won the 2016 Election. […]

Ralph Nader Radio Hour: David Halperin, Torture Report, Police Brutality Demonstrations

Ralph Nader Radio Hour: David Halperin, Torture Report, Police Brutality Demonstrations

Ralph talks to advocate and writer, David Halperin, about how for profit colleges are ripping you off.  We also discuss the Senate report on torture, the demonstrations on police brutality, and the congressional omnibus spending bill that is loaded with a lot of corporate goodies. http://traffic.libsyn.com/ralphnaderradiohour/NADER_EP_39.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android […]

Lee Rogers For Congress

Lee Rogers For Congress

Dr. Lee Rogers is running for US Congress in California’s 25th district. He narrowly lost two years ago, this year he is going to win. Howie Klein from Down With Tyranny joins us. http://traffic.libsyn.com/davidfeldmanshow/32714_hartnan_drop.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS

Sex, Coitus & Intercourse

Sex, Coitus & Intercourse

Jon Hotchkiss creator of Playboy’s “The Truth About Sex,” Mark Thompson and Will Ryan talk about Weiner, Sex, San Diego Mayor Bob Filner, Sex, Spitzer, Sex, Clinton, Copulation, Congress, Sexual Congress, The Physical Union Of Male And Female Genitalia And Or Male And Male Genitalia And Or Female And Female Genitalia Accompanied By Rhythmic Movements, […]

One In Seven American Seniors In Poverty

One In Seven American Seniors In Poverty

(Credit: U.S. News and World Report) Preliminary analyses of the 2010 U.S. Census indicated that less than one in ten American seniors live in poverty. But a new and more nuanced “supplemental” poverty metric finds that number may actually be closer to one in seven seniors when accounting for their out-of-pocket medical bills. The “original” poverty metric has been used since the 1960s. But some argue that it’s an archaic measuring stick, since health […]

Rand Paul Defends Apple’s Tax Dodging

Rand Paul Defends Apple’s Tax Dodging

Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) vociferously defended Apple during a Senate hearing on Tuesday, as the tech giant fought against accusations that it used foreign subsidiares to dodge billions of dollars in taxes. The Tea Party favorite, who is openly considering a 2016 presidential bid, accused the government of “bullying” Apple and issued a personal apology to its executives. Apple CEO Tim Cook appeared before a Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations one day after Congressional […]

Forgetting Newtown

Forgetting Newtown

How is it remotely possible that the United States Senate couldn’t even pass a gun control bill requiring background checks? Who owns Congress? Now is the time to point fingers at the cowards in Washington and we name names. Howie Klein the founder of the Blue America PAC joins us. Howie also write the Down With Tyranny blog that […]