There is something rotten in the capital. Republican chicanery has again left with a win for regressive conservatives and the morbidly rich. And one has to wonder, are the Republicans playing chess with the fate of the nation, the fate of 3.6 million people! Thom Hartmann discusses this.

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.