Progressive’s big ideas, Obama’s local Internet push, and getting big lobby money out of Washington
Thom talks progressive ideas with TJ Helmstetter, of the Progressive Change Institute; about Pres. Obama’s push for local internet controls with Corynne McSherry, of the Electronic Frontier Foundation; and the Keystone XL Pipeline latest with Cole Stangler, of In These Times. Also: problems with the proposed TPP free trade deals and the GOP setting their sights on entitlements, discussed with Congressman Alan Grayson; and how big corporate lobby money hurts the 99 percent and why it needs to stay out of Washington. Plus: Your Take My Take Live, Geeky Science, Crazy Alert, and The Good, The Bad, and The Very Very Ugly.