Podcast — May 9, 2017 at 7:12 am

Episode 31 – Without progressive resistance we’re bringing a squirt gun to a gunfight wsg Lonnie Scott of Progress Now


The show notes for Episode 31 are at http://www.eclectablog.com/2017/05/episode-31-without-progressive-resistance-were-bringing-a-squirt-gun-to-a-gunfight-wsg-lonnie-scott-of-progress-now.html

Maggie Fox at NBC News: What Are Pre-Existing Conditions and What Would the GOP Bill Do?

Sam Berger and Emily Gee at the Center for American Progress: Latest ACA Repeal Plan Would Explode Premiums for People with Pre-Existing Conditions

March for Our Lives Facebook event.

Ariel Edwards-Levy at Huffington Post: Less Than A Third Of The Public Supports The GOP’s New Health Care Bill

LOLGOP at Eclectablog: To save the ACA, don’t mourn — rage

Eclectablog: Multi-millionaire Republican David Trott wants you to believe deregulating Wall Street banks will set you free

Americans for Financial Reform’s analysis of the Financial CHOICE Act.

Jesse A. Myerson at The Nation:  Trumpism: It’s Coming From the Suburbs

Ronald Brownstein at The Atlantic: Can the Democratic Party Reconcile Two Divergent Economic Visions?

LOLGOP at The National Memo: How Democrats Can Avoid Blowing Their Best Chance To Take The House In A Decade

Juliet Eilperin and Brady Dennis at the Washington Post: EPA dismisses half of key board’s scientific advisers; Interior suspends more than 200 advisory panels

Michigan Radio: MSU professor abruptly dismissed from EPA science review board

Mary Bottari at the Center for Media and Democracy: Weaponized Philanthropy: Document Trove Details Bradley Foundation’s Efforts to Build Right-Wing “Infrastructure” Nationwide

Mary Bottari at the Center for Media and Democracy: Bradley Foundation Bankrolls Attacks on Unions

How Did the Bradley Files Become Public?

Daniel Bice at the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Hacked records show Bradley Foundation taking its conservative Wisconsin model national

The Bradley Foundation ‘Enemy List’

Lonnie Scott on Twitter: @LonnieScott

Progress Now on Twitter: @ProgressNow

Progress Michigan on Twitter: @ProgressMichigan


Jacey Fortin at the New York Times: In Flint, Overdue Bills for Unsafe Water Could Lead to Foreclosures

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Intro and Outro music: Zoolookologie by Jean-Michel Jarre from the album Zoolook.

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