#467 : How the Democratic Party can, and should, engage rural America.

How the Democratic Party can, and should, engage rural America.  Why it’s time to abolish the electoral college. Plus Bill Press with GOP insider Rick Wilson on how to prevent President Trump from being re-elected.

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Jane Kleeb on the importance of rural voters to progressive politics. Reed Hundt on why the nation is ready for a national popular vote. Plus a GOP campaign consultant tells Bill Press how Democrats can, and should, beat Donald Trump.


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Jane Kleeb

One of the lessons from the 2016 election was that Democrats have a problem with rural voters. A new book by Jane Kleeb offers a convincing strategy on how progressive Democrats can connect to the issues rural voters care about and win their support in November.

Reed Hundt

There’s a growing movement to elect the president by a national popular vote. Former FCC Chairman Reed Hundt says it’s the only way to restore faith in American democracy.

Rick Wilson

Back Announce: Bill Press talking with Rick Wilson, author of Running Against the Devil: A Plot to Save America from Trump–and Democrats from Themselves.  If you’d like to hear the entire interview, visit BillPressPods.com.

Jim Hightower

Health care for people… or for corporate profits?