Primary candidates around the country are running against establishment democrats who do not necessarily represent the progressive values held by their constituents. This week, Sam Seder talks with Mondaire Jones who is challenging Nita Lowey in New York’s 17th district.

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Sam Seder is an American comedian, writer, actor, film director, television producer-director, and progressive talk radio host. His works include the film Who's the Caboose? (1997) starring Sarah Silverman and Seder, as well as the television shows Beat Cops (2001) and Pilot Season (2004). He also appeared in Next Stop Wonderland (1998). Seder also made guest appearances on Spin City (1997), Sex and the City (2000) and America Undercover (2005).