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The Governator

04/05/11 07:19PM

To be honest, we don’t know exactly what this is … except that it’s so bad, it’s good.And there’s even a guest appearance by Larry King!You can read more about the Governator’s latest Hollywood endeavors here.Watch: read more

What's in Ed's Head: 4/5/11

04/05/11 05:14PM

These are the stories the staff of The Ed Show are keeping an eye on ...Today is crucial when it comes to the decision of a government shutdown, but House Republicans seem to not be taking it too seriously. The governor's plan to remove a labor mural in Maine is backfiring as Feds demand their money back .Michele Bachmann tries to mooch Obama's fans.          After Rep. Paul Ryan’s new budget proposal threatens to cut Medicare, seniors reveal their fears of retirement in a new poll. read more

Ed's Guest List, Monday 4/4

04/04/11 08:45PM

Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr., founder and president of the Rainbow PUSH Coalition.   Baxter Leach and Elmore Nickleberry, AFSCME members and sanitation workers who marched with Martin Luther King Jr. in Memphis in 1968. Rep. Karen Bass, (D-CA)  Joe Madison, Sirius XM Radio Talk Show Host.  Wendell Potter, a News Analyst with the Center for Public Integrity, a Contributing Writer for the Huffington Post, and the Author of Deadly Spin.  read more

What's in Ed's Head: 4/4/11

04/04/11 04:19PM

These are the stories the staff of The Ed Show are keeping an eye on … Today is the 43rd anniversary of  the assassination of MLK Jr. and union members are commemorating his work. While a possible government shutdown is looming, Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI) suggests cutting medicare.Outrage continues in Afghanistan after American Pastor Terry Jones burned a Koran.Award fail: Transocean gives themselves a pat on the back for safety despite losing 9 of 11 people on the Deepwater Horizon rig.  read more

Op-ED: Why Trump for president is a joke

04/01/11 01:48PM

In today's HuffPo op-ed, Ed give his take on the spectacle that is Donald Trump's media parade:  by Ed SchultzDonald Trump continues to parade himself around the media as if people in this country actually care about his potential candidacy in 2012. I don't think they do. This is a circus and it's fake.Full post after the jump...Trump gives public service a bad image. It's not about flash, it's not about wealth, and it's not about hairstyle. It's about doing something for people and being an advocate for the community you represent. Trump, well, he's done none of that... read more

"People will die if this passes"

03/31/11 11:38PM

In an exclusive interview, Capt. Sullenberger goes in depth on the FAA bill amendment, introduced by Rep. Bill Shuster (R-PA), that he says will cost lives.  This veteran pilot and accident investigator says:“This amendment is really a slap in the face of the families of the victims of the Buffalo crash”He’s talking about the crash that claimed the lives of 50 people in Buffalo, NY. read more

Ed's Guest List, Thursday 3/31

03/31/11 09:14PM

Captain Chesley B. Sullenberger, Captain of flight 1549: “Miracle on the Hudson”E.J. Dionne, a Senior Fellow at The Brookings Institution and Washington Post columnistWes Spradlin, Ohio firefighter of 20 yearsLeo Gerard, United Steel Workers International PresidentFormer Rep. Joe Sestak (D-PA) and former Vice Admiral, U.S. Navy read more

Exclusive Interview: Capt. Sullenberger

Exclusive Interview: Capt. Sullenberger

03/31/11 06:28PM

In an exclusive TV interview tonight, Captain Sullenberger, the pilot who famously saved flight 1549 by landing it in the Hudson River, will be speaking out to Ed about the provision in the FAA bill that would impede on aviation and rail workers' rights to band together as unions.  The White House has also taken a stand against the amendment and is threatening to use veto power to block passage, if it comes to that.   Tonight, Capt. Sully explains his outrage on this proposed legislation. read more