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Mayor of Jersey City: How to bring manufacturing jobs back to the US

Steven Fulop, Mayor of Jersey City, New Jersey, responded to the GOP cuts to unemployment benefits that went into place on January 1 the only way he knew how: by training his constituents right out of high school in order … Continued

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SiriusXM Urban View’s Joe Madison interviews Michelle Obama

[caption id="attachment_14811" align="aligncenter" width="630"] Official White House photo by Chuck Kennedy[/caption] Airing Thursday, December 19 at 8:20 am ET on The Joe Madison Show on SiriusXM Urban View. Rebroadcasting 12/19 at 10:20 pm ET; 12/20 at 9:40 am and 11:40 … Continued

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Sandy Hook One Year Later: Continuing the Conversation

On Friday, December 14, 2012, 20 children and six educators were lost in one of the worst mass shootings this country has ever seen. Nearly one year later, the promises we made as a country to the memories of those … Continued

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Julie Mason’s top five political stories of the week!

It was another great week for politics in Washington — well, maybe not for everyone. Here are some of the top stories from The Press Pool with Julie Mason on P.O.T.U.S Channel 124. 1) The GOP attracted a lot of … Continued

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Jim Kessler of Third Way defends criticism of Elizabeth Warren

Jim Kessler, the Senior Vice President for Policy and a co-founder of Third Way (a Washington, DC-based public policy think tank), joined Ari Rabin-Havt Friday morning on The Agenda to defend his Wall Street Journal op-ed, co-written with Jon Cowan … Continued

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RIP Nelson Mandela (1918-2013): Live Memorial coverage on SiriusXM POTUS

South African anti-apartheid revolutionary, politician and the first black president of South Africa, Nelson Mandela, passed away at home Thursday at the age of 95 years old. His memorial service will be carried live in its entirety on Tuesday, December 10 … Continued

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Rep. Gwen Moore of Wisconsin calls GOP ‘delusional,’ ‘neanderthals’

“We have an extra layer of misery,” Rep. Gwen Moore (D-WI) told Ari Rabin-Havt on The Agenda on SiriusXM Progress early Thursday morning. The Congresswoman is referring to Gov. Scott Walker’s delay of Medicaid expansion, forcing many who can’t afford it … Continued

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Not enough women (or respect for women) in STEM field, says Emily Graslie

Following a viral video aimed at exposing sexism and the extra barriers for women in the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) fields, Emily Graslie, host of The Brain Scoop on YouTube, joined Ari Rabin-Havt on The Agenda on SiriusXM Progress … Continued

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Amazon drone deliveries? Ari Rabin-Havt isn’t buying it.

Thirty years ago we never would have imagined the prevalence of cellphones let alone iPhones, reading tablets and electronic mail. And now it looks like we’re moving one step closer to a Jetsons-esque future after Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos revealed … Continued

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SiriusXM Remembers JFK: Martha Stewart, Bob Edwards, Cousin Brucie and more

Airing all week on POTUS All week long on POTUS, SiriusXM  hosts are remembering the life and death of John F. Kennedy. On a special edition of SiriusXM Remembers, some of our hosts including Martha Stewart, Bob Edwards, Tim Farley, Joe … Continued