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Rachel Maddow in Houston | The Progressive Forum

Thursday, June 13 at 7:30 p.m. — The Progressive Forum is pleased to welcome back Emmy Award-winning MSNBC host, Rachel Maddow, who will discuss her #1 New York Times bestseller, Prequel: An American Fight Against Fascism. Maddow will be in conversation with Progressive Forum founder, Randall Morton. Paying attendees will receive a free copy of Prequel and a signed bookplate.

Friday’s Mini-Report, 4.12.24

Today’s edition of quick hits.
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As Iran nears nuclear weapons capability, accountability matters

Iran has never been closer to nuclear weapons capability, and the consequences of Donald Trump's failed approach have never been clearer.
Technicians work at the Arak heavy water reactor's secondary circuit, as officials and media visit the site, near Arak, Iran
Technicians work at the Arak heavy water reactor's secondary circuit, as officials and media visit the site, near Arak, Iran

Trump keeps pushing the ACA’s future into the 2024 spotlight

Donald Trump wants voters to believe he won't "terminate" the Affordable Care Act, but his record trials behind him like cans tied to a bumper.
Former President Donald Trump arrives for a rally on April 2, 2024 in Green Bay, Wis.
Former President Donald Trump arrives for a rally on April 2, 2024 in Green Bay, Wis.

Friday’s Campaign Round-Up, 4.12.24

Today’s installment of campaign-related news items from across the country.
Michael Gableman speaks during a court hearing
Michael Gableman speaks during a court hearing

Kari Lake lobbies to repeal abortion ban she previously endorsed

Arizona's Kari Lake championed a 160-year-old near-total abortion ban. Now she's denouncing it and wants it repealed. It's a flip-flop for the books.
Kari Lake
Kari Lake

In plot to oust speaker, Marjorie Taylor Greene is short on friends

A grand total of zero GOP members have publicly endorsed Marjorie Taylor Greene’s effort to oust House Speaker Mike Johnson. It’s worth appreciating why.
Marjorie Taylor Greene, R-Ga., talks to reporters
Marjorie Taylor Greene, R-Ga., talks to reporters

Despite lengthy to-do list, GOP reps eye work on home appliances

Congress has a lot of real and important work to do. So why are Republicans poised to focus on silly home-appliance bills?
Orders For Durable Goods In May Exceed Forecast
Orders For Durable Goods In May Exceed Forecast

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Prosecutor targets Georgia lieutenant governor in fake elector case

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Burt Jones in Atlanta
Burt Jones in Atlanta
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After targeting judges, Trump condemns criticisms of docs case judge

After targeting judges for years, Donald Trump is outraged that special counsel Jack Smith isn't exactly getting along with Judge Aileen Cannon.
Image: Former President Donald Trump Attends Pre-Trial Hearing In New York Hush Money Case
Image: Former President Donald Trump Attends Pre-Trial Hearing In New York Hush Money Case
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Thursday’s Mini-Report, 4.11.24

Today’s edition of quick hits.
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Attendees hold Ruger revolver pistols.
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Trump seems to think he can badger Jewish voters into backing him

Donald Trump seems to believe he's entitled to greater support from Jewish voters. The more they disagree, the more he feels justified in lashing out.
Donald Trump speaks at a campaign event
Donald Trump speaks at a campaign event
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Thursday’s Campaign Round-Up, 4.11.24

Today’s installment of campaign-related news items from across the country.
Mark Robinson speaks before a rally
Mark Robinson speaks before a rally
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Even now, RNC prioritizes election denialism as 2024 race takes shape

RNC Co-Chair Lara Trump recently said the party is leaving 2020 election conspiracy theories "in the past." There's fresh evidence that she didn't mean it.
Lara Trump speaks at CPAC
Lara Trump speaks at CPAC
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Why Trump and Johnson’s event on ‘election integrity’ matters

Donald Trump and Mike Johnson — two leading election deniers — are going to hold a joint event focused on “election integrity." What could go wrong?
Former President Donald Trump and House Speaker Mike Johnson.
Former President Donald Trump and House Speaker Mike Johnson.

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