Fri, 18 March 2016
David Waldman recommends that you catch the next episode of Hopping Mad with Will McLeod and Arliss Bunny. This week’s special guest is Alexis Goldstein, writer, activist, and Senior Policy Analyst at Americans for Financial Reform. Get up-to-date instantly by listening to the live broadcast at 8AM Eastern on Netroots Radio, or check out their archive of podcasts!
Donald Trump’s son receives a letter containing white powder. The letter is deemed “Suspicious”.
Armando calls in to describe in detail his visit to a recent Trump rally, at which he saw a crowd eager to become a mob. Look for his article on the event coming soon to Daily Kos. Donald Trump suggests that he and his followers could become the greatest, hugest, sore losers ever if the convention in Cleveland doesn’t go their way. As many in the Republican establishment labor to steal the nomination from Donald Trump (who just might have something up his sleeve, too) David combs over the rules and reminds us Rules Matter, especially if you own a DIY rulebook. Also — how do we get to the “people’s choice” in this country? Think a ‘brokered’ convention is undemocratic? Think again.