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
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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.
A 60 year-old making $30k in Mecklenburg County, NC would pay $16,580 more for health insurance under the GOP bill.https://t.co/jm3pIt15Eg
— Larry Levitt (@larry_levitt) May 8, 2017
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
Sally Yates just shut down Ted Cruz on Constitutional Law. pic.twitter.com/ONlwEYm64D
— jordan 🌹 (@JordanUhl) May 8, 2017
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
Daniel Bice at the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Hacked records show Bradley Foundation taking its conservative Wisconsin model national
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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