Who were the big winners of the Iowa caucus? What does this mean for the election going forward? Today Allen Ruff talks with Mary Bottari, investigative journalist with the Center for Media and Democracy to discuss the caucus and broader political issues including the influence of “Big Money” in the electoral process.
What’s new with Scott Walker? What happening with the continuing “John Doe” case? What are the several ongoing inquiries being pressed by the CMD? Listen to this edition of A Public Affair to find out more!
Madison’s Progressive Magazine and the Center for Media and Democracy are getting hitched. And Jim Hightower’s presiding. And everyone’s invited.
On Thursday November 21st, our host Allen Ruff spoke with Lisa Graves , Executive Director of the Center for Media and Democracy. Ruff and Graves discussed the recent CMD expose on the State Policy Network (SPN), “a web of so-called ‘think tanks’ that push a right-wing agenda in every state across the country.”
Wisconsin Congressman James Sensenbrenner (R-Menomonee Falls) is pushing to reign in some of the surveillance power authorized by the USA Patriot Act.
We are in the second week of the government shutdown, which means we are getting closer to the possibility that the United States will default on its debt. On Friday October 11th, our host Esty Dinur was joined in-studio with Mary Bottari, Center for Media and Democracy’s Deputy Director, to break apart the government shutdown and to take a closer look at who the key players are.