Catch a special White House Press Corps roundtable during Thursday's third hour and Friday's first hour. Bill will be joined by Politico's Carol Lee and McClatchy's Margaret Talev. The Bill Press Show returns live on Monday! Don't Miss... Bill's Blog: Finish What Job? Bill’s Photos: India Prime Minister Singh at the White House Video: Preview of the White House Turkey Pardoning NSFW Photos: … [Read more...] about Happy Thanksgiving!
By Bill Press Tribune Media Services The process has been messy, but there’s still a lot to cheer about in the battle for health care reform. After talking about universal health care for more than 60 years, ever since Franklin D. Roosevelt first contemplated making it part of Social Security, Congress is closer than ever before to making it happen. For the first time, a congressional committee … [Read more...] about No Public Option, No Health Care Reform
Next Tuesday, President Obama will tell the nation why it’s important to send more American troops to Afghanistan. If you ask me, that’s an impossible job. I know it’s Thanksgiving, but not even Barack Obama, with all his oratorical skills, can sell this turkey. What the President has to do is convince the American people, who see no threat from Afghanistan, that it’s not only necessary to … [Read more...] about Finish What Job?
Today's Hot Topics A recap of the Indian Prime Minister's State Visit to Washington A decision on Afghanistan is expected after Thanksgiving Plus the rest of the day's headlines heading into the long holiday weekend! Guests CBS News Radio White House Correspondent Mark Knoller gives us the details of Wednesday Night's State Dinner Politico's White House Correspondent Carol Lee joins the … [Read more...] about Wednesday, November 25, 2009
The Indian Prime Minister is in Washington for a state visit. Bill reports from the White House - listen here! … [Read more...] about Tuesday, November 24, 2009
Nobody likes more taxes, but… Here’s one idea you’d better brace yourself for: a new war tax – to pay for sending more troops to Afghanistan. At the White House yesterday, Robert Gibbs insisted the president hasn’t yet decided on how he would pay for a decision he hasn’t yet made. Which makes sense. But he did say that, like health care, the president would not just send more troops to … [Read more...] about Implement a War Tax
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Contact these three Democrats that are on the fence about the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. Tell them America NEEDS this bill WITH a public plan option INCLUDED! Senator Ben Nelson (D-NE) 720 Hart Senate Office Building Washington, DC 20510 202-224-6551 Senator Mary Landrieu (D-LA) 328 Hart Senate Building Washington, DC 20510 (202)224-5824 Senator Blanche Lincoln (D-AR) 355 … [Read more...] about Tell these Senators to support a public plan option!
Today's Hot Topics Everybody loves a freak show: Why is Sarah Palin allowed to do a book signing on a military base? John Ensign and Mark Sanford: The pillars of GOP ethics War Tax: If we're going to war....how do we pay for it? Guests Former Governor of Vermont, Dr. Howard Dean will discuss what he calls a 'weakened' Senate version of the health reform bill Politico reporter Ken Vogel … [Read more...] about Tuesday, November 24, 2009
Will a war tax be imposed to fund the our troops in Afghanistan? Bill reports from the White House - Listen Here! … [Read more...] about Monday, November 23, 2009