NEWS AND ISSUES, POLITICS

Clay Aiken explains why he’s running for Congress

Clay Aiken recently announced that he is running for Congress in North Carolina’s second district and, according to SiriusXM Progress host Ari Rabin-Havt, his announcement video was “one of the most impressive campaign announcements” he had ever seen. “Your personal … Continued

Sochi, the Olympics and LGBT rights

Whether it was Jesse Owens at the 1936 Berlin Olympics, John Carlos and Tommy Smith raising a hand in the black power salute at the 1968 Mexico City Olympics, or any number of other examples, protest has played a huge … Continued

NEWS AND ISSUES, NFL

Henry Aaron: Why I support Richard Sherman

Richard Sherman has the support of a home run king. Henry Aaron, Major League Baseball Hall-of-Famer and former home run record holder, offered his support to Seattle Seahawks’ Richard Sherman following the corner back’s emotionally charged post-game interview. Aaron explains, … Continued

NEWS AND ISSUES, POLITICS

State of the Union: Coverage from all angles

Here at SiriusXM, where we make sure to represent every aspect of the political landscape, the State of the Union address on Tuesday, January 28 is the perfect opportunity to look at politics in America from every angle. Beginning at … Continued

NEWS AND ISSUES, POLITICS

State of the Union preview

President Obama is set to deliver his fifth State of the Union address on Tuesday, January 28 at 9 pm ET. This week, Jared Rizzi, host of the POTUS channel’s Week at the White House, looked at some of the … Continued

NEWS, NEWS AND ISSUES, POLITICS

‘They’re not telling us nothing,’ says West Virginia man on water contamination

Following a massive chemical spill by Freedom Industries into the water supply in Charleston, West Virginia, it is still unclear what exactly spilled, and it is also unclear if proper tests have been conducted. The last ‘do not use’ ban … Continued

NEWS, NEWS AND ISSUES, POLITICS

Gabriel Sherman: ‘Roger Ailes is a brilliant director in theatre production against Obamacare’

Gabriel Sherman, contributing editor at New York Magazine, joined Ari Rabin-Havt on The Agenda on SiriusXM Progress Thursday morning to discuss his latest book, The Loudest Voice in the Room. The book paints an unflattering portrait of Roger Ailes’ tenure … Continued

NEWS, NEWS AND ISSUES, POLITICS

Jim Cramer ‘antithetical’ to ‘fatcats,’ favors income equality

Jim Cramer, eccentric host of CNBC’s Mad Money and author of the newly published book Get Rich Carefully, joined Ari Rabin-Havt on SiriusXM Progress‘ The Agenda early Friday morning to discuss Wall Street, the Fed, the finance industry, and the sometimes … Continued

NEWS AND ISSUES

SiriusXM’s Patriot and POTUS analyze the Chris Christie scandal

“People are socially tolerant and fiscally conservative.” How they’ll be able to tolerate New Jersey governor Chris Christie is still questionable. Especially as the plot thickens in the bridge scandal. Now Christie is under investigation for possibly misusing Hurricane Sandy relief … Continued

NEWS, POLITICS

Chairman of Merrill Lynch Int’l: Golden parachutes are ‘morally reprehensible,’ ‘abhorrent’

Winthrop “Win” Smith Jr., Chairman of Merrill Lynch International, has a new book out, hoping to remind the world of the good Merrill Lynch formerly did in the financial industry. In an interview with Ari Rabin-Havt on The Agenda on … Continued