Jesse Ventura Weighs In On The TSA, OWS Calls for Flash Mobs & Musicals, & Newt’s Freddie Mac Connection
Jesse Ventura, actor, host, governor, and wrestler, calls in at 7:30am to talk about Occupy, the TSA, and his opinions on the GOP field
David Bender of the Progressive Voices Smartphone App calls in at 8:30am to talk about the fall of Herman Cain and the rise of Newt Gingrich
Occupy Wall Street organizers called for flash mobs, students strikes, rallies and musicals around the world to celebrate the movement’s two-month anniversary Thursday.
Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich acknowledged an extended consulting relationship with mortgage giant Freddie Mac, though he said he couldn’t verify just how much he or his firm received in fees. Gingrich denied having lobbied on behalf of the mortgage giant.
Representatives of Penn State’s campus police and State College police said Wednesday they have no record of having received any report from Mike McQueary about his having witnessed an alleged rape of a boy by former coach Jerry Sandusky.
A GOP plan to raise taxes by $290 billion over the next decade would limit deductions for mortgage interest, charitable donations and state and local taxes as part of a deficit-reduction deal.