We talk with Scott Braddock, editor of the Quorum Report, about the Texas legislature, which has been called back by the governor for a special session, after denying a quorum last month. They considered the new voter restriction efforts by the Republicans, aimed at Democratic voters. SPAC met in Texas, with Trump attending. Controversy surrounds a new history of the Alamo.
We discuss the problems we now have learning the truth about anything, because it appears all reports are tainted by ideology. We speak with Bill Curry, progressive writer and former aide to Bill Clinton, and with Margaret Carlson, who is a columnist for the Daily Beast, and was the former managing editor of the New Republic. The proliferation of 'weaponized' words and phrases make it hard to really know the truth.