Trump has a tiger by the tail
Congress is being thwarted in its attempts to look into the Mueller Report (which they still have yet to see in an un-redacted form). Trump vows to block any subpoenas issued by Congress.
Did Trump forget that there are three equal branches and the Legislative branch is one of the three that has every right to the information to conduct their own research into the Mueller findings?
Did Trump forget that we elected those representatives? When Trump defies those whom we have elected, that’s the day our democracy as written in The Constitution fails to work..
Next up: This weeks ‘wink and nod’ to white supremacy by Trump
Lastly some strange stories in the news this past week..
Our question to listeners:what would you do if stranded on a deserted island with Trump? Go to www.rustedculture.com and you can leave a message we may just play on the air.
Contagious obstruction: help Cummings fight high drug prices; Mueller facts vs Barr‘s ‘spin cycle’
Congressman Cummings, chairman of the House Oversight and Reform Committee is trying to lower drug prices but is being thwarted by republicans Jim Jordan and Mark Meadows. Is it any wonder when drug companies gave 42% more money to House Republicans than Democrats in 2018?
Link to ‘Open Secrets.org who track the money..
Barr hits the ‘spin cycle’ as fast as he can to try and wash away the lies, collusion and obstruction
Some strange stories about... a haunted grocery store?
Running a country on zero taxes? Buttigieg gathers steam; ICE unchecked..
Ohio swing voters prefer this person over all other candidates for president in this study..
Thoughts on presidential candidate Pete Buttigieg declaring his run and his appearance on the Rachel Maddow Show last night..
Here we go again, over 60 companies pay zero taxes and guess who has an interesting solution?
Trump’s ICE deported the husband of a female US soldier killed serving our country in Afghanistan and leaves their 12 year old daughter behind?
And we have some interesting news stories that include what Assange was really up to in the Ecuadorian embassy.. would you want a houseguest like this?
Interview with Nancy Hartwell, an internationally recognized authority on human trafficking. Nancy has authored 3 best selling, award winning books about victims of this crime and has been featured on over 500 radio shows. Hear her insight and tips on how to protect your kids and yourself from this growing problem.
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Nancy’s website includes helpful telephone numbers, links to books about human trafficking and a free course you can take.
"Iron Bacon" and “Rocket Power” by Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)
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Mueller Investigators If you are listening; Income Inequality and the need for greed
When the richest of the rich are worried about income inequality folks, you know it’s a big problem. The system is rigged for people like Trump and they know it- it’s all about their need for greed.
When the billionaires get worried they start pointing and screaming socialism at the top of their lungs. They screamed socialism at FDR’s “New Deal” they screamed socialism at “Social Security”, it’s what they do folks..
In my opinion, Attorney General Bill Barr is obstructing justice with the Mueller Report.. Trump calling the report “Treasonous” and “against the constitution” that’s why I say “Mueller Investigators, if you are listening.....l
Foreign Aid Isn’t Bribery Mr. President; Facebook’s Grand Bargain
Foreign aid shouldn’t be treated like a bribe where if a country doesn’t do ‘what you want’ (has to many immigrants to the US) then you simply pull the foreign aid. Normally, one would do an assessment of what’s working and what’s not working and make changes. Do you thinkTrump has any idea of this?
Facebook is willing to make a “Grand Bargain” to encourage regulation of their platforms. We’ll discuss why and what’s behind their call for regulation.
Time for news tidbits with Curtis where we discuss the news of the day and solve all the worlds problems!