Thom debates former Libertarian Presidential Candidate Austin Petersen, about the Republican plan to destroy Social Security, Medicare, and Medicaid and how it would impact needy Americans.

Thom is a four-time Project Censored-award-winning, New York Times best-selling author. His national daily progressive radio talk show is distributed to radio stations nationwide by Westwood One, Pacifica, and Free Speech TV. More people listen daily to the Thom Hartmann Program than any other progressive talk show in the nation.