One of the news items of the past week was the fact that the head of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, Rep. Ben Ray Luján, has indicated that there will be no “litmus test” regarding abortion rights required in order for candidates to get the party’s support in upcoming congressional elections. Rewire’s Jodi Jacobson, joins Richard Eskow, host of The Zero Hour, to discuss this topic.

Richard Eskow is host and managing editor of The Zero Hour, a weekly radio program produced by We Act Radio. He was the senior writer and editor for the Bernie Sanders presidential campaign. Richard has written for a number of print and online publications, was a founding contributor to the Huffington Post, and is a longtime activist. He is also a Senior Fellow with the Campaign for America’s Future.