Mike Papantonio, host of “The Ring of Fire” radio show
We’re talking about the debt ceiling and the details still emerging from yesterday’s tense meeting between the President and House Majority Leader Eric Cantor.. the clock is ticking while the blame game continues. We’ll get into what comes next.
John Nichols, Washington Correspondent of The Nation
Lisa Graves, Executive Director for the Center of Media and Democracy
We’re talking ALEC (The American Legislative Exchange Council) the Koch Brother funded organization responsible for creating model bills that are then passed by Republican lawmakers and governors. Thanks to a data leak more than 800 documents have been exposed in this week’s edition of The Nation in a joint effort with The Center for Media and Democracy. Check out the article and tune in for all the details.
Heidi Harris, Radio Talk Show Host
Bill Press, Nationally syndicated radio talk show host and author of “Toxic Talk: How the Radical Right Has Poisoned America’s Airwaves”
Joe Madison, Sirius XM radio host
Some of our favorite radio talkers join us tonight to get into the week’s biggest stories.
Sam Stein, Huffington Post political editor
Rep. John Yarmuth (D- KY)
Sen. Robert Menendez (D- NJ)
We’ll get into the latest round of negotiations between President Obama and Republican leaders… and talk to two members of Congress to get their take on the state of the debate.