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Episode 63 – A Festival of Tax Giveaways to the Very Rich – wsg Michael Linden & Mariame Kaba

Episode 63 – A Festival of Tax Giveaways to the Very Rich – wsg Michael Linden & Mariame Kaba

The show notes for Episode 63 are at http://www.eclectablog.com/2017/12/episode-63-a-festival-of-tax-giveaways-to-the-very-rich-wsg-michael-linden-miriame-kaba.html Michael Linden on Twitter: @MichaelSLinden RESOURCES TO FIGHT THE TRUMP TAX SCAM: TrumpTaxScam.org TrumpTaxToolkit.org NotOnePenny.org StopTrumpTaxCuts.org AmericansForTaxFairness.org Michael’s quick script to call your reps: Keep it simple. Say, "I'm a constituent of Representative/Senator X and I strongly oppose this tax bill. We should not cut taxes for giant corporations & super-rich […]

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Episode 62 – “The #TrumpTaxScam is the worst manifestation of public policy ever, people need to be banging their pots and pans on this” – wsg Harold Feld & Congressman Dan Kildee

Episode 62 – “The #TrumpTaxScam is the worst manifestation of public policy ever, people need to be banging their pots and pans on this” – wsg Harold Feld & Congressman Dan Kildee

The show notes for Episode 62 are at http://www.eclectablog.com/2017/12/episode-62-the-trumptaxscam-is-the-worst-manifestation-of-public-policy-ever-people-need-to-be-banging-their-pots-and-pans-on-this-wsg-harold-feld-congressman-dan-kildee.html Harold Feld of PublicKnowledge.org on Twitter: @HaroldFeld Jon Brodkin at Ars Technica: Charter is using net neutrality repeal to fight lawsuit over slow speeds Proof that Net Neutrality rules haven’t impacted “innovation” by the telecom companies: We’re making the investments to provide value and high-speed service to our customers. Since 2010, […]

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Episode 61 – The #TrumpTaxScam is not literally a “piece of sh!t”, but it’s close – wsg Ben Wikler of MoveOn.org

Episode 61 – The #TrumpTaxScam is not literally a “piece of sh!t”, but it’s close – wsg Ben Wikler of MoveOn.org

The show notes for Episode 61 are at http://www.eclectablog.com/2017/12/episode-61-emergency-podcast-the-trumptaxscam-is-not-literally-a-piece-of-sht-but-its-close.html Ben Wikler on Twitter: @BenWikler While the GOP was passing the tax scam last night, I was at the at the hospital with my mom as she went through hip replacement surgery. So I made these posters for her recovery room. (She's doing great.) pic.twitter.com/yYF9DXgDNK — Ben Wikler (@benwikler) December 2, […]

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Episode 60 – When they go low, you have to punch them in the stomach – wsg Neera Tanden & Nick Hanauer

Episode 60 – When they go low, you have to punch them in the stomach – wsg Neera Tanden & Nick Hanauer

The show notes for Episode 60 are at http://www.eclectablog.com/2017/11/episode-60-when-they-go-low-you-have-to-punch-them-in-the-stomach-wsg-neera-tanden-nick-hanauer.html Neera Tanden on Twitter: @NeeraTanden RESOURCES TO FIGHT THE TRUMP TAX SCAM: TrumpTaxScam.org TrumpTaxToolkit.org NotOnePenny.org StopTrumpTaxCuts.org Nick Hanauer on Twitter: @NickHanauer Trickle down economics: the belief that the rich getting richer is an unalloyed good. But when the poor get richer, that will destroy capitalism. https://t.co/u8MtmPXxzu — Nick Hanauer (@NickHanauer) November […]

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Episode 59 – EMERGENCY! NEVER BE OPTIMISTIC AGAIN! – With special guests Seth Hanlon & Prof. Carol Anderson

Episode 59 – EMERGENCY! NEVER BE OPTIMISTIC AGAIN! – With special guests Seth Hanlon & Prof. Carol Anderson

The show notes for Episode 59 are at http://www.eclectablog.com/2017/11/episode-59-emergency-never-be-optimistic-again-with-special-guest-seth-hanlon-prof-carol-anderson.html Seth Hanlon on Twitter: @SethHanlon Seth Hanlon at the Center for American Progress (with Melissa Boteach): This tax plan is a disaster for American children and families Seth Hanlon at the Center for American Progress (with Alex Rowell): 4 Losers and 1 Big Winner in the House GOP Tax Plan RESOURCES […]

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Episode 58 – “This is a man who autographs Bibles” – with special guests Michael S. Linden and Kyle Whitmire (aka @WarOnDumb)

Episode 58 – “This is a man who autographs Bibles” – with special guests Michael S. Linden and Kyle Whitmire (aka @WarOnDumb)

The show notes for Episode 58 are at http://www.eclectablog.com/2017/11/episode-58-this-is-a-man-who-autographs-bibles-with-special-guests-michael-s-linden-and-kyle-whitmire-aka-warondumb.html Intro audio clip from Sherrod Brown’s speech on tax reform this week: [email protected]: If you want to cut taxes for middle class, maybe we ought to cut taxes for the middle class. pic.twitter.com/TugPuOOnMq — Senate Democrats (@SenateDems) November 13, 2017 Michael S. Linden on Twitter: @MichaelSLinden Essential reading thread: RED ALERT: […]

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Episode 57 – Donald Trump’s Robber Baron Presidency with special guests Nicole Gill & Sanho Tree

Episode 57 – Donald Trump’s Robber Baron Presidency with special guests Nicole Gill & Sanho Tree

The show notes for Episode 57 are at http://www.eclectablog.com/2017/11/episode-57-donald-trumps-robber-baron-presidency-with-special-guests-nicole-gill-sanho-tree.html LOLGOP at Eclectablog: The most 10 vicious things about the Trump Tax Scam LOLGOP’s Twitter Moment explainer: The GOP tax bill looks like it was written by Trump’s accountants Nicole Gill on Twitter: @NicoleLGill TaxMarch.org HOMEWORK! – Take the Not One Penny pledge at NotOnePenny.org Sanho Tree on Twitter: @SanhoTree My […]

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Episode 56 – We’re so liberal we even want Republicans to have healthcare – with special guest Andy Slavitt

Episode 56 – We’re so liberal we even want Republicans to have healthcare – with special guest Andy Slavitt

The show notes for Episode 56 are at http://www.eclectablog.com/2017/10/episode-56-were-so-liberal-we-even-want-republicans-to-have-healthcare-with-special-guest-andy-slavitt.html Andy Slavitt on Twitter: @AriBerman @GetUSCovered: Want to help your friends and family get health insurance? Sign up here to help them #GetCovered: https://t.co/Q0H3OCG0Aq — Get America Covered (@GetUSCovered) October 6, 2017 The Get America Covered website: GetAmericaCovered.org The Washington Post: Three former Trump campaign officials charged by special counsel Kathleen […]

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Episode 55 – Elections matter so much that they’re trying to rig them – with special guests Ari Berman & Fayrouz Saad

Episode 55 – Elections matter so much that they’re trying to rig them – with special guests Ari Berman & Fayrouz Saad

The show notes for Episode 55 are at http://www.eclectablog.com/2017/10/episode-55-elections-matter-so-much-that-theyre-trying-to-rig-them-with-special-guests-ari-berman-fayrouz-saad.html Ari Berman on Twitter: @AriBerman Ari Berman at Mother Jones: Rigged: How Voter Suppression Threw Wisconsin to Trump Ari Berman at Mother Jones: Trump Election Commissioner’s Voter Database Is a Ripe Target for Hackers Fayrouz Saad on Twitter: @Fayrouz Fayrouz Saad’s website: FayrouzSaad.com Donate to Fayrouz Saad’s campaign HERE. Derek Kravitz, […]

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Episode 54 – Democracy worked to save healthcare, now we have to do it again wsg Sen. Debbie Stabenow & artist Ti-Rock Moore

Episode 54 – Democracy worked to save healthcare, now we have to do it again wsg Sen. Debbie Stabenow & artist Ti-Rock Moore

The show notes for Episode 54 are at http://www.eclectablog.com/2017/10/episode-54-democracy-worked-to-save-healthcare-now-we-have-to-do-it-again-wsg-sen-debbie-stabenow-artist-ti-rock-moore.html For information on contributing to Eclectablog and The Sit and Spin Room podcast, click HERE. Sen. Debbie Stabenow on Twitter: @SenStabenow Sen. Debbie Stabenow’s webpage: Stabenow.Senate.gov LOLGOP at Eclectablog: This is the fight to save Medicare and Medicaid (and to destroy Trump presidency) we’ve been waiting for Lori Lodes at Medium: […]

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Episode 53 – Everything you need to know about the Trump Tax Scam with special guests Chad Bolt & Lily Batchelder

Episode 53 – Everything you need to know about the Trump Tax Scam with special guests Chad Bolt & Lily Batchelder

The show notes for Episode 53 are at http://www.eclectablog.com/2017/10/episode-53-everything-you-need-to-know-about-the-trump-tax-scam.html Eric Levitz at New York Magazine: Democrats Should Tell Voters What Else They Could Get for $1.5 Trillion Chad Bold on Twitter: @Chadderr The Indivisible Guide: Indivisible.org Ezra Klein at Vox: This is not how the Senate is supposed to work Lily Batchelder on Twitter: @LilyBatch Catherine Rampell at The New […]

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