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Connections: Senator Kirsten Gillibrand

Senator Kirsten Gillibrand is our guest. In recent weeks, Gillibrand has been outspoken in her defense of SNAP, USPS, and in her ideas for how to...
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Wed, 05/20/2020 - 10:16am
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Connections: Local conservatives discuss the current and future state of the GOP

We've had many conversations with progressives about the direction they want Democrats to go in 2020. Today, we talk to conservatives about their views...
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Mon, 04/27/2020 - 10:12am
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Connections: Discussing next steps for the Democratic Party

Democrats have elevated Joe Biden to a nearly insurmountable delegate lead in the nomination process. But supporters of Bernie Sanders argue that Biden...
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Thu, 04/02/2020 - 10:42am
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Connections: How to disagree better politically

*This broadcast includes an update on the state of COVD-19 in Monroe County with WXXI health reporter Brett Dahlberg . Social scientist and author...
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Fri, 03/27/2020 - 10:21am
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Connections: Author Joel Stein on his book, "In Defense of Elitism"

Joel Stein is a journalist, author, and political pundit. His new book, "In Defense of Elitism," is a look at why President Trump won the 2016 election....
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Thu, 03/12/2020 - 10:28am
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Connections: Discussing Elizabeth Warren's exit from the presidential race

Senator Elizabeth Warren’s loss in the presidential primary stings for many voters who have long hoped to see a woman in the White House. There has been...
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Wed, 03/11/2020 - 11:47am
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Connections: Discussing gerrymandering and the film, "Slay the Dragon"

A documentary called “Slay the Dragon” takes on the issue of gerrymandering and its impact on elections and social issues. From the Flint water crisis,...
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Fri, 03/06/2020 - 10:13am
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Connections: Discussing the Super Tuesday results with local Democrats

Billionaire Mike Bloomberg dropped out of the presidential race after falling short on Super Tuesday. He’s now supporting former Vice President Joe...
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Thu, 03/05/2020 - 10:21am
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Connections: How political leaders should address the needs of Black voters

Joe Biden dominated in South Carolina based on the strength of his support with African American voters. Can that translate nationally? Pete Buttigieg...
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Mon, 03/02/2020 - 9:34am
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Connections: Democrats discuss the delegate system and the best way to choose a candidate

The Democratic candidates for president are split on what to do if none of them win enough delegates to clinch the nomination. By party rules, the...
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Tue, 02/25/2020 - 10:14am
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