Guns in America. April 7 2012 Hour 1

Gun Control is back in the headlines in the wake of the Trayvon Martin and Oikos shootings. Cliff Shecter, co-founder of Libertas LLC, We Act Radio, and blogger for the Huffington Post, will detail ALEC's support of the Stand Your Ground law. Dr. Robert J. Spitzer places gun laws into a historical context, and Ladd Everitt, Director of Communications for the Campaign to Stop Gun Violence, talks about the NRA's fight against reasonable regulation, plus Progressive Democratic strategist and trainer Mario Piscatella shares the lessons Progressives can learn from Ilya Sheyman's loss in Illinois 10th Congressional District. ...
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The Republican Brain. April 7 2012 Hour 2

Frustrated how hard it is to talk to your conservative uncle about climate change? Angie's guest for the hour is New York Times bestselling author Chris Mooney whose new book The Republican Brain explains how our brains influence our political beliefs as well as other traits. Find out whether Liberal's or Conservative's homes are more likely to win the Good Housekeeping Seal of Approval. Plus, Angie's demented sidekick Buttercup joins us to talk about Mitt Romney's stunning lack of popularity in Scarborough Country. ...
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Elections: Bought and Paid. March 31 2012 Hour 1

Angie discusses the impact of money in politics with Lee Fang, writer for the Republic Report, Steve Rosenfeld of the Alternet, and Darcy Burner, congressional candidate in Washington's 1st District. Plus, Dave Johnson explains the philosophies behind the Ryan budget and the Progressive Caucus budget. ©2012 ...
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The Right is reaching out to voters who just aren't that into them. March 31 2012 Hour 2

Ruy Teixeira, a senior fellow at the Center for American Progress details GOP efforts to woo Hispanic voters. Kevin Nix, campaign media director for the Human Rights Campaign, and Stuart Gaffney of Marriage Equality USA join Angie to tell her about the political and personal impact of the tactics of division. Fred Karger shares his experience running for President as an openly gay Republican. Plus, at the top of the show, Angie is joined by her demented sidekick Buttercup (GottaLaff) to chat about Rick Santorum's pink balls. ...
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