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OFF-KILTER with Rebecca Vallas

Dec 16, 2017

When Senator-elect Doug Jones addressed his supporters Tuesday night in Alabama, one of his first shout-outs went to his African-American supporters. As well it should have been – with exit polls showing that 30% of the voters in Tuesday’s special election were black, even beating the record-high black turnout...


Dec 8, 2017

Literally at the same time Trump and his colleagues in Congress are working to ram gargantuan tax cuts for billionaires and wealthy corporations through Congress without a single democratic vote, they’re making no secret of how they want to pay for them. By slashing vital programs like Social Security, Medicare,...


Dec 1, 2017

Deregulation is the word of the month, thanks to the Trump administration. Rebecca talks with Katrina vanden Heuvel, editor and publisher of The Nation magazine about the FCC’s plans to end net neutrality, which she’s calling “the free speech fight of our generation.” Next, with the Consumer Financial Protection...


Nov 24, 2017

The GOP tax plan wouldn't just give massive tax cuts to the wealthy and corporations while raising taxes on millions of middle-class families. It's also the GOP's latest attack on reproductive rights. Ilyse Hogue, President of Naral Pro-Choice America, joins the show to unpack a provision buried in the bill that would...


Nov 17, 2017

On the heels of last week’s tidal wave of wins for Dems, what can we learn as we look ahead to the 2018 midterms and beyond? Michael Blake, an assemblyman who represents the Bronx in New York’s state assembly — and Vice Chair of the Democratic National Committee — joins to discuss. Next, sexual...