Politics Done Right with Egberto Willies Tune in Monday 9:00 PM on KPFT 90.1 FM (Houston Area) Live stream: http://KPFT.org (Entire USA) – Podcasts: Call (713) 526-5738 to talk to me on air. This week’s show September 1st, 2014 Should Middle Class be sharpening their pitchforks yet? Today is labor day. It is a day to […]
As more of the working poor & middle-class Americans come to the realization that they were had by capitalists/plutocrats, the pitchforks will be sharpened.
Weekly Address: It’s Time for Congress to Help the Middle Class WASHINGTON, DC — In this week’s address, the President discussed the new monthly jobs report and the fact that our economy created over 200,000 new jobs in July for the sixth straight month – the longest streak since 1997. To ensure this momentum can […]
President Obama continues middle-class centric attack on do nothing Republicans President Obama continues his trek around the country excoriating an intransigent ‘do nothing’ Congress. He seemed to be relishing in Speaker of the House John Boehner’s threat to sue him. Even though John Boehner is not exactly sure on what grounds he wants to sue […]
Elizabeth Warren Schools Chris Matthews Senator Elizabeth Warren was interviewed by Chris Matthews on Thursday. After watching that interview one must admit this woman has the fire in her belly to really get things done. Her populist message sounds fresh in that she has a delivery that seems to indicate persistence. She seems to have […]
Elizabeth Warren will continue fighting for student loan refinance bill On Monday, President Obama signed an executive order to relieve some pressure off of Americans with burdensome federal student loans. His executive order has a provision that expands the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) program which caps payments of student loans to 10% of the […]
Elizabeth Warren Says She Is Fighting To Level The Playing Field You won’t see US Senator Elizabeth Warren’s justifiable excoriation of Paul Ryan and Ted Cruz throughout the traditional media. She made the above speech at the 2014 Humphrey-Mondale Dinner that celebrated the 70th Anniversary of the Minnesota DFL Party. She was their guest speaker. […]
Krystal Ball thinks Hillary Clinton’s time has passed. MSNBC’s Krystal Ball gave a compelling case against Hillary Clinton running for the presidency. As a supporter of Hillary Clinton over Barack Obama, it was evident her conclusion pained her. “Back in 2008, when all my peers were jumping on the Obama bandwagon, I backed Hillary,” Krystal […]
Within Elizabeth Warren resides the fight Americans have been yearning for. It is the fight every Progressive politician must exude.
If one listens to the discourse on both sides of the aisle, one would think that there is not ample evidence that austerity is a failure. It is true that austerity is promoted more forcefully by the Republicans. However, the president, the leader of the Democratic Party, has thrown chain CPI on the table to […]