Jacki Schechner, editor-in-chief of The Committee To Investigate Russia. Guardian Columnist and Executive Editor of the Economic Hardship Reporting Project, Alissa Quart, whose latest book is “Squeezed: Why Our Families Can’t Afford America.” Constitutional Law Professor Professor Corey Brettschneider, author of “The Oath and The Office: A Guide To The Constitution for Future Presidents.” Down With Tyranny’s Howie Klein. And then Jackie “The Joke Man” Martling tries to makes sense of all this.
Time Code: Jacki Schechner 0:27 Alissa Quart 39:45 Professor Corey Brettschneider 1:14:42 Howie Klein 1:49:10 Jackie “The Joke Man” Martling 2:36:46
Topics: Is Mueller serving America? Or the status quo? What does Putin have on the rest of the GOP? Are Evangelical Republicans pro lynching? A.O.C. is AOK. Why Dems need Steve King. 800,000 federal employees aren’t getting paid, why after not getting one paycheck are so many of them falling through the cracks? What kind of emergency powers does the president actually have, and can they be challenged in the courts?
Jacki is editor-in-chief of the Committee To Investigate Russia, and is one of the world’s leading experts on the Mueller investigation.
Alissa writes the Outclassed column for The Guardian. Her latest book is Squeezed: Why Our Families Can’t Afford America. Alissa is also the Executive Editor of the Economic Hardship Reporting Project, a non-profit devoted to commissioning, editing and placing reportage about inequality. She co-founded its current incarnation with Barbara Ehrenreich. She is a 2018 Columbia Journalism School Alumna of the year, and has also been a Nieman fellow, an Emmy-winning video writer and producer, and a professor.
Professor Corey Brettschneider
Author/Professor/Huge David Feldman Fan
Corey is author of The Oath And The Office: A Guide To The Constitution For Future Presidents. He teaches Constitutional Law at Brown, and holds a doctorate in Law from Stanford, a doctorate in Political Science from Princeton and a masters in Philosophy from Cambridge. He lives in Manhattan with his wife, daughter and dog Bailey, but spends most of his quality time preparing for his appearances on The David Feldman Show.
Jackie “The Joke Man” Martling
Stand-up comedian, writer, radio personality, author, and actor. Jackie is best known as the former head writer for The Howard Stern Show from 1983 to 2001.