It’s Only Week 1

The President began the New Year by tweeting criticisms of Pakistan and then North Korea.  And the week ended with a firestorm surrounding comments made by former top Trump strategist Steve Bannon.  We recap a hectic week one of the New Year in today’s episode.   http://media.blubrry.com/itn/p/content.blubrry.com/itn/It_s_Only_Week_1.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | […]

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Mueller Time

A chorus calling for the disbanding of the Mueller investigation into Russian meddling has been growing.  There have been allegations that members of the special counsel’s team are not independent enough and may be biased against the President.  Recent revelations seem to corroborate those allegations.  We discuss the allegations and where the true damage in […]

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Forests and Trees

Republicans have passed a tax reform package through the Congress.  But controversy surrounds the law as studies have shown that many in the middle and lower classes will wind up paying more in taxes over time.  Was this an oversight by Republicans or was it by design?  We discuss in today’s episode. http://media.blubrry.com/itn/p/content.blubrry.com/itn/Forests_and_Trees.mp3Podcast: Play in […]

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Missteps

Two consequential developments have taken place in the last couple of weeks that illustrate just how perilous presidential decision making can be.  Just how big are the consequences of these two events?  We attempt to answer in today’s episode. http://media.blubrry.com/itn/p/content.blubrry.com/itn/Missteps.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS

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Coming into Focus

Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI in a stunning development.  What new light does the plea shed on what we already know about the events of the Russia scandal?  We discuss in today’s episode. http://media.blubrry.com/itn/p/content.blubrry.com/itn/Coming_into_Focus.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS

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Tribes, Nations and Pages

Former Trump foreign advisor Carter Page testified recently before the House Intelligence Committee about his role in the Trump Campaign and his dealings with Russia.  What does his testimony tell us about the now infamous Steele Dossier and the Trump Campaign’s dealings with Russia?  We discuss in today’s episode. http://media.blubrry.com/itn/p/content.blubrry.com/itn/Tribes_Nations_and_Pages.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | […]

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My Tribe is Better Than Your Tribe

A special election in Alabama has turned into one of the most important races with national implications in recent history.  What are the details of the story and what effects does it stand to have on our national politics?  We discuss in today’s episode.   http://media.blubrry.com/itn/p/content.blubrry.com/itn/My_Tribe_is_Better_Than_Your_Tribe.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS

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Ryan’s Hope

Republicans have passed major tax reform legislation in the House.  In this episode, we discuss the details of the plan, who benefits from it the most and what the true goals of economic policy should be. http://media.blubrry.com/itn/p/content.blubrry.com/itn/Ryan_s_Hope.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS

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