Mubarak remains defiant in Egypt, a Progressive’s Day at CPAC
A panel of experts analyzes an eventful day in Egypt with rumors of Hosni Mubarak stepping down turning out to be false. Then, Rep. Blumenauer (D-OR) joins Thom in the studio to discuss legislation to end government subsidies for Big Oil. And an energy policy expert tells Thom why President Obama is making a mistake by supporting cuts to energy assistance programs for the working poor. Lee Fang from ThinkProgress.org breaks a story about the US Chamber of Commerce’s secret plan to sabotage progressive activist groups. Next, Thom shares moments from his day at CPAC 2011. And finally, a Daily Take on the true power of an informed citizenry.