#487 : Why “Made in America” matters for our nation’s future.

Why “Made in America” matters for our nation’s future. Why hundreds of thousands of DACA recipients are still waiting to become citizens. Plus, why the world cannot survive another four years of Donald Trump.

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How we can create and keep manufacturing jobs in America. Plus, a legal and political history of the DREAM Act and DACA. And Bill Press with David Frum, author of Trumpocalypse: Restoring American Democracy. 


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Tom Conway

As head of North America’s largest industrial union, Tom Conway speaks for over 800,000 workers. He says now more than ever, we need to protect working people and fight to rebuild our nation’s manufacturing muscle. 

Michael Olivas

Michael Olivas has written the first comprehensive history of the DREAM Act, and DACA.  It is an exhaustive examination of how politicians have gone wrong serving young undocumented immigrants, and  how they could still go right. 

David Frum

From the frontline of the Republican resistance to Trump, David Frum joins Bill Press to talk about his new book Trumpocalypse. If you’d like to hear the entire interview, visit BillPressPods.com. 

Jim Hightower

Sacrificing people to corporate profit

#486 : A Democratic playbook for 2020

A Democratic playbook for 2020, and the fight to win over traditional working class voters. Plus, the failures of Donald Trump’s foreign policy.

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Veteran pollster Vic Fingerhut on why Democrats need to stand up for the core issues that have defined them for decades if they want to win in 2020. Plus, Bill Press with Washington Post columnist David Ignatius.


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Vic Fingerhut Pt. 1

Vic Fingerhut is a pioneer among Democratic polling and media consultants who has consistently argued for a progressive populist message. In this extended interview, he says that in 2020, nothing could be more important than for Democrats to regain their ground with traditional working class voters.

Vic Fingerhut Pt. 2

Democratic pollster Vic Fingergut discusses the path to victory for Democrats in 2020. 

David Igantius

What Donald Trump is trying to accomplish in the world, and why it’s not working. Bill Press talks with award winning Washington Post columnist David Iganatius.

Jim Hightower

The meek reality behind Trump’s pose as a Bull Moose Populist.

#485 : The post pandemic agenda.

The post pandemic agenda.  What will it take to save public schools? Why universal broadband access matters. Plus, putting a permanent end to police brutality against Black Americans.

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How to rescue our schools from financial collapse. How to bridge the digital divide for all Americans. Plus, Bill Press with Congressman James Clyburn.


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Jeff Bryant

The Coronavirus pandemic is turning into a financial crisis for our nation’s schools.  Jeff Bryant explains what it will take to save public education from a looming catastrophe

Michael Copps

During this pandemic,  the internet is a lifeline. That’s why former FCC Commissioner Michael Copps says the time is now to guarantee broadband access for all Americans.

James Clyburn

Will this time be different? Bill Press talks with Congressman James Clyburn about the fight to end systemic racism in America. If you’d like to hear the entire interview, visit BillPressPods.com.

Jim Hightower

Who was Smedley Darlington Butler, and why is he important?

#484 : Making politics matter

Making politics matter.  Taking action for racial justice at the ballot box.  Fighting back against voter suppression.  Plus, why one conservative thinker wants to stop Donald Trump from leading for another four years.

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How politicians can make a difference in the fight against systemic  racism. Plus, what Wisconsin can teach us about how to vote during a pandemic.  And Bill Press with neoconservative political commentator Bill Kristol.


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Ada Briceño

Ada Briceño believes in an all-encompassing fight against police brutality and systemic racism  that goes beyond protest. That’s why she calls on all of us to vote for politicians who will take a stand in the fight for racial justice and make real change.

Ben Wikler

Ben Wikler says voter suppression is a core strategy in the Republican strategy to reelect Donald Trump,  and they are willing to put lives on the line.  That’s why he’s leading a fight for universal mail-in voting in Wisconsin. 

Bill Kristol

Neoconservative political commentator Bill Kristol talks with Bill Press about why Trump is incapable of being the leader the nation needs. If you’d like to hear the entire interview, visit BillPressPods.com.

Jim Hightower

Unmasking America’s mask profiteers