NEWS, POLITICS, POP CULTURE, TV

Progress This Week: Cantor is gone-zo!

What appeared to be a status quo reelection of Congressman Eric Cantor (R-VA) turned out to be a massive upset with Tea Party nobody Dave Brat decisively whipping Cantor’s tail. Since that news broke the big debate in Washington (especially in … Continued

NEWS, NEWS AND ISSUES, POLITICS

‘Passion wins primaries,’ SiriusXM host says about Eric Cantor’s loss to David Brat

Written by Benazir Wehelie and Sydney Goldberger.  SiriusXM Hosts Ari Rabin-Havt and Michael Smerconish provided coverage this morning regarding House majority leader Eric Cantor’s loss to Tea Party-backed economics professor, David Brat. Prior to one of the most shocking primary upsets … Continued

NEWS, POLITICS

Progress this week: Flip flopping on Berghdal, big Koch money, and Viagra vs. birth control

Have you heard the name Bowe Bergdahl? If you tuned in to SiriusXM Progress, Ch. 127, this week you couldn’t miss it. The young sergeant was finally released after being held for five years by the Taliban in Afghanistan. In exchange for … Continued

NEWS AND ISSUES, POLITICS

The vapors: Julie Mason’s top political stories

Less than five months out from the midterm elections, things are not looking great for the Obama administration. It’s fairly standard second-term drams, but the vexation at the White House is palpable. President Obama is trying to battle back — … Continued

NEWS AND ISSUES, POLITICS

Departures lounge: Julie Mason’s top political stories

Fridays are almost never slow, easy days in politics. Friday is where they bury all the bad news, and Friday was the day President Obama ushered his embattled Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki out the door. It was also the … Continued

ENTERTAINMENT, NEWS, NEWS AND ISSUES, TV

Oprah Radio pays tribute to Maya Angelou with 8-hour marathon Saturday

Airing Saturday 5/31 from 9 am to 5 pm ET on Oprah Radio The connection of a years-long relationship between Oprah Winfrey and Maya Angelou was clearly a special one, but perhaps none of us knew how special until Oprah … Continued

NEWS, NEWS AND ISSUES

D-Day 70: A SiriusXM Documentary + David Webb with veterans in Normandy, Tom Brokaw and more

It’s been 70 years since the allied invasion of Normandy that paved the way for victory against Nazi Germany (6/6, 1944), and SiriusXM Patriot host David Webb is going to the shores of France to witness the commemoration, and speak … Continued

NEWS, NEWS AND ISSUES, POLITICS

Pete Dominick presents Aspen Ideas Radio 2014

Airing Saturday 5/31 at 9 am ET on Indie Reairing Saturday 5/31 at 9 pm ET and Sunday For the 10th anniversary of the Aspen Ideas Festival, Indie presents Aspen Ideas Radio with SiriusXM Host Pete Dominick. The program takes … Continued

NEWS, NEWS AND ISSUES

Hear Maya Angelou’s comments on Kenya, Donald Sterling controversy

As the nation and the world mourn the loss of one of our greatest authors, activists and human rights advocates, hosts on SiriusXM Urban View are memorializing Dr. Maya Angelou with commentary, clips and celebrity eulogies throughout the day. “So sorry to hear about the … Continued

HEALTH, LIFESTYLE, NEWS, NEWS AND ISSUES

Actress Glenn Close advocates for mental health awareness in light of recent UCSB shooting

Who knew that in addition to being an award-winning actress, Glenn Close is also an advocate for mental health awareness? Close spoke with Dr. Michael Aronoff yesterday on Doctor Radio’s Psychiatry Show about everything from her family’s history of mental … Continued