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The Jeff Santos Show 12/2/16

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GUESTS FOR FRIDAY DECEMBER 2, 2016: Controversial Cabinet Picks. Recounts & Conflicts Of Interest!...Another Week Building The Incoming Trump Administration!... Former Governor Howard Dean publicly announced that he is NOT interested in being the Democratic Party Chair again!... We'll talk with his brother Jim and find out what was behind that decision!... How's your outrage going?... Join The Conversation!

- Jim Dean, Chair of Democracy for America (DFA).

- Elaine Cleeton, Associate Professor of Sociology, SUNY Geneseo, where she specializes in women's health; social welfare; and, race, class and gender relations.

And Listener Calls!

Jeff Santos Show 12/1/16

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GUESTS FOR THURSDAY DECEMBER 1, 2016: Join The Conversation!

- Herb Boyd, journalist, educator, author, and activist based in New York. His articles appear regularly in the "New York Amsterdam News", and have won him three 1st-place awards from the New York Association of Black Journalists. He teaches black studies at the City College of New York and the College of New Rochelle.

- Jerry Austin, award-winning political consultant and Campaign Manager for the Rev. Jesse Jackson's 1988 Presidential Campaign. Part of the long-running Strategy Session on the Jeff Santos Show!.

And Listener Calls!

Jeff Santos Show 11/30/16

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GUESTS FOR WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 30, 2016: House Democrats Pick A New Leader!.... It's The Old Leader, Nancy Pelosi Of California, Again!... 63 Members Voted For Rep. Tim Ryan Of Ohio!... Last day of November!... Have the Democrats learned anything from the big November election loss?... Will they be able to communicate with traditionally Democratic voters and win back some seats in 2018?... What will change under the "new" Nancy Pelosi term as Minority Leader?... Jeff joined a conference call today with Congressman Tim Ryan (D-OH) who challenged Congresswoman Pelosi for this leadership position, and managed to get 63 votes!... We'll have some audio from the Ryan conference call for you today! ...Join The Conversation!...CALL 772-925-8206!...

- Mark Taylor-Canfield is a Seattle-based journalist whose work appears in: Huffington Post, Daily Kos, Capitol Hill Times, Truthout, Op-ed News, Oximity,Free Speech Radio News (Pacifica),Democracy Watch News.

And Listener Calls!

Jeff Santos Show 11/22/16

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GUESTS FOR TUESDAY NOVEMBER 22, 2016: Tuesday Regulars Mark Taylor-Canfield & Robert Kraig!... How are we going to deal with the new divided and fear-driven America, as the Obama Administration is wrapping things up and the new year will be bringing us a new President!... Are YOU nervous about the group of people being selected as Donald Trump's top advisors and Cabinet members?... Are YOU keeping watch for threats to civil liberties?... Do YOU think Americans can unite to make things better or are we splitting even farther apart? ...Join The Conversation!

- Mark Taylor-Canfield is a Seattle-based journalist whose work appears in: Huffington Post, Daily Kos, Capitol Hill Times, Truthout, Op-ed News, Oximity,Free Speech Radio News (Pacifica),Democracy Watch News.

- Robert Kraig, Executive Director, Citizen Action of Wisconsin.

And Listener Calls!

Jeff Santos Show 11/21/16

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GUESTS FOR MONDAY NOVEMBER 21, 2016: Heading In To The Thanksgiving Holiday!... The President-Elect Is Busy Filling His Administration & Setting Up International Business Deals!... The President-Elect is interviewing potential Cabinet members and having meetings with international business leaders, while more and more stories keep coming out about potential Trump conflicts of interest and campaign shenanigans!... All the while, Hillary Clinton's winning margin in the popular vote keeps getting bigger!... Anti-hate rallies in Boston today with the state Attorney General Maura Healey as one of the main speakers. (The Mass AG recently created a state-wide hotline number for citizens to report incidents of hate language, harassment, property destruction, assault or other types of actions driven by hate, racism, sexism, etc.! ...Join The Conversation!

- John Nichols, Washington Correspondent for the Nation Magazine and co-author of the book Dollarocracy, How the Money and Media Election Complex is Destroying America. John joins the Jeff Santos Show every Monday. Check out his latest posts at the Nation's website, www.theNation.com.

- Earl Bender, President of Avenel Associates, political strategist at Totten Communications and regular contributor to the Jeff Santos Show. Earl gives us a look at the 2016 political horse race in his Off To The Races segment on Mondays!

- Robert Wilcox, author of the new book, Target JFK: The Spy Who Killed Kennedy? as we commemorate tomorrow the sad anniversary of the assassination of President Kennedy in 1963.

And Listener Calls!

Jeff Santos Show 11/18/16

GUESTS FOR FRIDAY NOVEMBER 18, 2016: Back Live!... The Transition Team Is Filling Positions In The Incoming Administration, But Is The President-Elect Really "Draining The Swamp?"... Talking With Greg Palast & Ohio Senator Sherrod Brown!... Happy to be back live with YOU today!... We've got some great guests to help us take a look at what the incoming Trump Administration has been up to this past week!... Jeff Sessions for Attorney General?... General Flynn as National Security Advisor?... What can we expect?...Join The Conversation!

- Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH). Senator Brown's Democratic colleague in the House, Congressman Tim Ryan (D-OH) from Youngstown, is challenging Nancy Pelosi and putting his name into nomination to be the new Democratic Minority Leader! Sherrod Brown was an advisor to Hillary Clinton and a a strong supporter during the campaign.

- Jerry Austin, award-winning political consultant and Campaign Manager for the Rev. Jesse Jackson's 1988 Presidential Campaign. Part of the long-running Strategy Session on the Jeff Santos Show!.

- Greg Palast, author and investigative reporter, called by The Guardian newspaper in England, the "most important investigative reporter of our time – up there with Woodward and Bernstein." He is the author of New York Times bestsellers: Billionaires & Ballot Bandits, Armed Madhouse, The Best Democracy Money Can Buy and the highly acclaimed Vultures' Picnic (BBC Newsnight Review "Book of the Year" in 2012.)

- Herb Boyd, journalist, educator, author, and activist based in New York. His articles appear regularly in the "New York Amsterdam News", and have won him three 1st-place awards from the New York Association of Black Journalists. He teaches black studies at the City College of New York and the College of New Rochelle.

- Elaine Cleeton, Associate Professor of Sociology, SUNY Geneseo, where she specializes in women's health; social welfare; and, race, class and gender relations.

- Lawrence J. Korb, Senior Fellow at the Center for American Progress. He is also a senior advisor to the Center for Defense Information and an adjunct professor at Georgetown University. Prior to joining American Progress, he was a senior fellow and director of national security studies at the Council on Foreign Relations.

And Listener Calls!

Jeff Santos Show 11/11/16

GUESTS FOR FRIDAY NOVEMBER 11, 2016: What A Week!... Taking Another Look At What Happened And Why With Robert Kraig, Elaine Cleeton & Pollster David Paleologos!...Is YOUR head still reeling from Tuesday's election results!... What's a Progressive to do?... It's been a rough week for progressives, democrats and inclusive-minded independents in this country!... We're looking at what happened this week, what it means, and how we can continue the fight for fairness and justice for all people in this country (not to mention addressing Climate Change!)...Join The Conversation!.

- Elaine Cleeton, Associate Professor of Sociology, SUNY Geneseo, where she specializes in women's health; social welfare; and, race, class and gender relations.

- Robert Kraig, Executive Director, Citizen Action of Wisconsin.

- David Paleologos, Director of the Suffolk University Political Research Center.

And Listener Calls!!

Jeff Santos Show 11/10/16

GUESTS FOR THURSDAY NOVEMBER 10, 2016: Three Hours Today For More Post-Election Analysis!... Looking At The Union Vote, And Race, Trump & Rudy Giuliani!... President-Elect Trump met with President Obama at the White House today and spoke with the President of South Korea!... Things are moving forward, but a lot of Americans are still processing Tuesday's election results, and trying to understand the breakdown of the votes!... Also looking at racism and other negative factors that came into play with the voters! ...Join The Conversation!

- Earl Ingram, radio talk host heard on AM 1290 in Milwaukee Wisconsin. The Earl Ingram Show is "the most popular Black Talk Radio Program in Wisconsin!"...we'll be talking about the big Democratic Debate tonight and how the political landscape in Wisconsin is looking these days!

- Paul Feeney. Legislative Director for IBEW Local 2222 in Boston. Feeney was the State Director of the "Bernie 2016" campaign in Massachusetts during the Presidential Primary.

- Frank Watkins, Director of Public Policy for Rainbow Push, "a multi-racial, multi-issue, progressive, international membership organization fighting for social change."

- Herb Boyd, journalist, educator, author, and activist based in New York. His articles appear regularly in the "New York Amsterdam News", and have won him three 1st-place awards from the New York Association of Black Journalists. He teaches black studies at the City College of New York and the College of New Rochelle.

- Harold Myerson, executive editor of The American Prospect, discussing his article today looking at what happened in Tuesday's presidential election, Catastrophe! The revolt of the Rust Belt!

- Hawk Newsome Black Lives Matter (BLM) activist who was encouraging BLM supporters NOT to vote in the Presidential election!

- Bernie Porn, President of EPIC-MRA, the polling firm used by the Detroit Free Press.

And Listener Calls!

Jeff Santos Show 11/9/16

GUESTS FOR WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 9, 2016: President Donald J. Trump!... Can You Believe It?.... We're Doing Three Hours Today!...America is in shock!... At least a majority of the voters, who voted for Secretary Clinton for President yesterday (and a lot of people who didn't vote) are!.. Clinton won the popular vote (which is still being counted) and Trump won the Electoral College!... How do YOU feel about that?...Join The Conversation!

- Jim Dean, Chair of Democracy for America (DFA).

- Former Massachusetts Governor Michael Dukakis, former Massachusetts Governor, 1988 Democratic Presidential candidate, Former Amtrak Board Member and long-time rail advocate!

- Rona Fried, founder of SustainableBusiness.com with the latest environmental and green economy news.

- Elaine Cleeton, Associate Professor of Sociology, SUNY Geneseo, where she specializes in women's health; social welfare; and, race, class and gender relations.

- Lee Pelton, President of Emerson College!

And Listener Calls!

Jeff Santos Show 11/8/16

GUESTS FOR TUESDAY NOVEMBER 8, 2016: Early Voting Has Been Huge This Year But This Is It!... America Chooses A President Tonight!... The big day is finally here!... Did YOU vote in a swing state?... Are YOU feeling optimistic or sick to your stomach?... What are YOUR predictions for Election Day 2016?... We're on now as usual but back again from 8pm to Midnight Eastern Time [Extended 'til 2am] for special election night coverage (including live video from 9p-12a on JeffSantosShow.com!)... Join The Conversation! [NOTE: all hours of the election night coverage were not recorded for podcast. Apologies for any inconvenience.]

- Mark Taylor-Canfield is a Seattle-based journalist whose work appears in: Huffington Post, Daily Kos, Capitol Hill Times, Truthout, Op-ed News, Oximity,Free Speech Radio News (Pacifica),Democracy Watch News. [Guest for both early and late coverage.]

- Robert Kraig, Executive Director, Citizen Action of Wisconsin. [Guest for both early and late coverage.]

Late Night Election Coverage Guests, 8pm-2am:

- David Paleologos, Director of the Suffolk University Political Research Center.

- Jerry Austin, award-winning political consultant and Campaign Manager for the Rev. Jesse Jackson's 1988 Presidential Campaign. Part of the long-running Strategy Session on the Jeff Santos Show!.

- Elaine Cleeton, Associate Professor of Sociology, SUNY Geneseo, where she specializes in women's health; social welfare; and, race, class and gender relations.

- John Nichols, Washington Correspondent for the Nation Magazine and co-author of the book Dollarocracy, How the Money and Media Election Complex is Destroying America. John joins the Jeff Santos Show every Monday. Check out his latest posts at the Nation's website, www.theNation.com.

- Rand Wilson, "Union Hell Raiser," former Bernie Sanders delegate, and member of Labor For Bernie and SEIU Local 888! Discussing the Massachusetts State Ballot Initiative Question 2 on expanding the annual cap on new charter schools in the Commonwealth. (The measure failed.)

- Brad Bannon, CEO, Bannon Communications Research, a Democratic political consulting and polling firm. You can read Brad's commentaries at www.USNews.com.

- Herb Boyd regular weekly contributor, Herb is a professor at City College New York and writes for the New York Amsterdam News.

- Sara Billingsley, Senior Producer and Web Editor for the Jeff Santos Show.

And Listener Calls!

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