NEWS AND ISSUES, POLITICS

Hawaii governor celebrates marriage equality with Michaelangelo Signorile

Last week, the Hawaii state Senate passed a bill legalizing gay marriage, making it the 16th state in the country with marriage equality. For Gov. Neil Abercrombie, who has been a supporter for 20 years, the journey has been long. … Continued

NEWS AND ISSUES, POLITICS

Andrew Wilkow broadcasts from a local bar

Where do people have real discussions about politics? Your average bar, of course. And that’s precisely where Andrew Wilkow headed recently for a special edition of his show The Wilkow Majority. What did he have in mind? ” [To] do … Continued

NEWS AND ISSUES, POLITICS

ACLU to Obama Admin: ‘Abolish life without parole for nonviolent drug offenses’

Ezekial Edwards, Director of the Criminal Law Reform Project at the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU), joined Ari Rabin-Havt on The Agenda  early Thursday morning to discuss the ACLU’s latest report, A Living Death: Life without Parole for Nonviolent Offenses. … Continued

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Who’s to blame for the Affordable Care Act website problems?

Since the launch of the Affordable Care Act last month, the program’s website has come under a lot of fire for not doing its job. SiriusXM hosts took listener calls and talked to experts about the issue, asking the big … Continued

NEWS AND ISSUES, POLITICS

SiriusXM listener announces run for political office

Make It Plain Facebook administrator and loyal listener, Laura Hubka, has decided to run for the state representative in Iowa’s District 51, and she announced her candidacy today on the air! “If I can take the seat, it’s one great … Continued

NEWS AND ISSUES, POLITICS

SiriusXM’s post-election day coverage

It’s Day One after The Gubernatorial Election 2013. As a result, there is a whirlwind of political questions, comments and predictions swirling through the airwaves of SiriusXM. Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-TX) had a lot to tell SiriusXM Patriot host Mike Church about … Continued

NEWS AND ISSUES, POLITICS

Recurring mishaps in election voting?

Stepping out of the election booth, one should feel they’ve just completed their duty as an American citizen. However, just like in the past, it seems a long list of voting obstacles may have gotten in the way this election … Continued

COMEDY, ENTERTAINMENT, MUSIC, POLITICS

What’s on: Eminem Town Hall, NFL recap and Rotten Tomatoes

The Morning Kickoff 6 am ET on SiriusXM NFL Radio Monday Night Football is our topic of discussion this morning and Ross Tucker is the guy to bring it to you. Recap the Monday night madness of the Bears-Packers game … Continued

NEWS AND ISSUES, POLITICS

Harlow Giles Unger on George Washington and the first government shutdown

It was the original hope of Congress that President George Washington would serve merely as a powerless figurehead while in office – “a Commander and Chief of no one and nothing,” according to veteran author and historian Harlow Giles Unger. … Continued

NEWS, NEWS AND ISSUES, POLITICS

Barbara Buono on Chris Christie: He’s ‘left the middle-class and poor crippled’

With the state of New Jersey sitting on the highest rate of unemployment in the region and facing a barrage of economic and social issues, State Sen. Barbara Buono (D-NJ), who is running for governor, said she is pushing for … Continued