Ralph talks about the institutional corruption behind the practice of gerrymandering with David Daley, author of Ratfucked: The True Story Behind the Secret Plan to Steal America’s Democracy. Then Robert Weissman, President of Public Citizen tells us what he thinks President Obama should do in the final days of his administration.


35 States Set to Vote on 160+ Initiatives on Pot, Universal Healthcare, Minimum Wage, Death Penalty; Greg Palast in Ohio on GOP Effort to Remove African Americans from Voter Rolls in Battleground State; Beyond the Electoral College: A State-Based Plan for Electing the President by National Popular Vote; Election Day 2000: Bill Clinton Faces 30 … Continued


Hard Knock Radio

Battleground States: Election, 2016

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On today’s program, we speak with folks on the ground in two battleground states, Ohio and Pennsylvania to get an assessment of what’s going on as we are on the eve of the 2016 election.


“GOP–Get Out of My Panties”: Former OH State Sen. Nina Turner on Gov. Kasich’s Anti-Choice Record; “A Great Partnership”: Former OH Democratic Lawmaker Praises Kasich’s Police Reforms After Killings; Nina Turner on Switching from Clinton to Sanders: He’s Been a “Constant Champion” of Civil Rights; Could the 2016 Election Be Stolen with Help from Electronic … Continued


“GOP–Get Out of My Panties”: Former OH State Sen. Nina Turner on Gov. Kasich’s Anti-Choice Record; “A Great Partnership”: Former OH Democratic Lawmaker Praises Kasich’s Police Reforms After Killings; Nina Turner on Switching from Clinton to Sanders: He’s Been a “Constant Champion” of Civil Rights; Could the 2016 Election Be Stolen with Help from Electronic … Continued


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