Episode

1/09 Laura Clawson, Indiana’s attack on Unions

January 9, 2012

Laura Clawson, Daily Kos, on Republican union bashing efforts in Indiana.  NFL Players Union pushes back against right-to-work causing Republicans toattempt blitz passage to avoid Super Bowl spotlight.  Occupy Bloomington supports striking workers, Occupy Movement gears up for J17 Occupy Congress, Romney secures federal bailout for Bain Capital, caller on personal effect of corporate vultures, Ross Brockley reports from primary trail and latest in Clown Car audio.

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