The Zero Hour with RJ Eskow

Part 2 of our Netroots Nation 2016 extravaganza, including interviews with Sen. Tammy Baldwin, Rep. Jan Schakowsky, and Rep. Mark Takano.

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This week, The Zero Hour went on the road to Netroots Nation! We've compiled some of our best interviews from the annual progressive conference in this episode: Jamala Rogers, David Dayen, Carolyn Fiddler, Terrence Martin, Rebecca Cokley, and Jaime Raskin.

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Dr. Sanjeev Sriram on his recently-relaunched show "Dr. America," which focuses on health justice (starts at 4:40)

Caroline O'Donovan, senior technology reporter for BuzzFeed News, on what Uber really pays their drivers (starts at 20:15)

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Joel Silberman on the upcoming Netroots Nation conference (starts at 4:05)

Alex Zaitchik on his new book "The Gilded Rage: A Wild Ride Through Donald Trump's America" (starts at 20:15)

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Eric Boehlert, senior fellow at Media Matters for America (Starts at 20:15)

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Jason Dick, deputy editor of CQ Roll Call, on the Congressional Baseball Game (starts at 5:05)

Monique Morrissey of the Economic Policy Institute on this year's Social Security trustees report (starts at 20:15)


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Ryan Cooper, national correspondent at, on the big problems with the "No Fly No Buy" bill being pushed by Congressional Democrats (starts at 5:40)

Jenya Cassidy director of the California Work & Family Coalition, on her experience attending the (very business oriented) White House State of Women Summit (starts at 20:15)

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David Daley, author of the newly-released book "Ratf***ed: The True Story Behind the Secret Plan to Steal America’s Democracy." (Starts at 20:15)


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Jamie Raskin, MD State Senator who recently won a tightly-contested and very expensive primary in Maryland’s 8th Congressional District to replace Chris Van Hollen.

Jeff Faux, Distinguished Fellow at the Economic Policy Institute, on why Brexit would hit the UK economy much harder than its promoters expect.

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Cyd Zeigler, co-founder of, the world's leading gay-sports publication, and author of Fair Play: How LGBT Athletes Are Claiming Their Rightful Place in Sports.

Steven Hill, Senior Fellow with the New America Foundation and author of the new book Expand Social Security Now!

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