Category Archives: Podcast

Episodes of The More Perfect Union Podcast!

Episode 12: San Bernadino, Gun Politics and Trump

Segments:

Obama’s Oval Office Address: “Complex acts of terrorism”

The San Bernadino Shooting

The Politics of Guns – Where the Candidates Stand

Trump and the polls: Is he for real?

The pending government shutdown

 

Episode 11: The Planned Parenthood Shooting and Is Trump Really a Fascist?

Segments:

The Colorado Planned Parenthood shooting

Is Donald Trump truly a fascist?

Ben Carson’s Iowa poll dive and Ted Cruz’s poll rise

Bernie Sanders poll rise in New Hampshire

November presidential polls in 2016 vs 2012 vs 2008 

Episode 10: The ISIL Threat, Muslim Refugees, and Democratic Socialism

Segments:

Clinton and Rubio on their plans to defeat ISIL

Trump and Carson on Muslim refugees

Election Day 2015 – Louisiana governor’s race

Bernie Sanders’ “What is Democratic Socialism” speech

52nd anniversary of the JFK Assassination

Jindal drops out of race. Who’s next?

Episode 8: Trump on SNL; Carson on the Ropes

Segments:

Election Day 2015 and the Kentucky governor’s race

Donald Trump on SNL

Ben Carson’s mendacity issues

George H. W. Bush’s new memoire

MSNBC Democratic Forum

Obama rejects the Keystone XL Pipeline 

State of the races

Episode 6: Hillary and the Benghazi Hearing

Headlines:

Bill Maher pressures Bernie Sanders on how to pay for ‘socialist’ measures

Why Hillary Will Likely Win the White House

Rubio the Unusual Frontrunner

Aging Supreme Court Energizes Republicans More Than Democrats in 2016 race 

Segments:

Clinton testimony at the Benghazi hearing

Paul Ryan agrees to run for Speaker – but only for one term?

Next Republican debate

Episode 5: Democratic Debate and GOP Infighting

Headlines:

Lawrence Lessig withdraws ‘totally stupid’ plan to resign presidency

Jeb Bush just another presidential aspirant

Fox News “ex-CIA” guest lied about his past

We fixed the ozone layer (sort of)

Sucking carbon out of the air and making money

Segments:

Democratic debate

Trump vs. the GOP

Joe Biden’s Lingering Decision

Episode 4: No One Wants To Be Speaker (and Democratic Debate Preview)

Headlines:

Presidential Election Super Pac Donors

John Kasich: I Don’t Want Taylor Swift Tickets

Vilsack and Burwell Testify on Dietary Guidelines

Jeb Bush Would Not Reauthorize Voting Rights Act

Segments:

House Speaker Race

Democratic Debate Preview

Third Quarter Campaign Fundraising Results