On The Show Today
Oct 08 2013
- Shutdown update: Obama stuck in DC due to staff shortage, Head Start will be funded by hedge fund billionaire, USA Today, Pew, and
- Obamacare start up disaster: Obama supporter Tom Washura of San Jose will pay $10K more for family than last year, flaws in law don't allow subsidies for Medicaid eligible in states without expansion, cost for older people ends up less than healthy young people on Bronze plan because of the way the subsidies are structured
- Truckers plan shutdown of DC Beltway on Friday
FEATURED GUEST: CHARLIE RANGEL - rangel.house.gov
Charles B. Rangel, war hero, history-making congressman, master lawmaker. A founding member of the Congressional Black Caucus, he made history as the first African American member of Congress to lead the powerful Ways and Means Committee, on which he is still a member. Now serving his 22nd term in the House of Representatives, he has been cited as the most effective lawmaker in the House, leading all of his colleagues in passing legislation. He was a prime contributor to President Obama's historic health care reform law.
CALLISTA GINGRICH - GingrichProductions.com
Callista talks about her new children's book, "Yankee Doodle Dandy"
Callista Gingrich is the President of Gingrich Productions, a multimedia production company based in Washington, D.C. She is the wife of former Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives and 2012 Republican Presidential candidate Newt Gingrich.
NEWT GINGRICH - cnn.com/crossfire
Newt Gingrich is the Co-Host of “Crossfire” on CNN returning tonight at 6:30 PM ET) and the former Speaker of the House.