The Zero Hour with RJ Eskow

Pete Tucker, independent local DC reporter, on the corruption of DC councilmember Jack Evans - and the double standards that have allowed him to get away with it for decades (starts at 4:45)

Dave Cooper, Senior economic analyst at the Economic Policy Institute & Deputy Director of EARN, the Economic Analysis and Research Network, on DC's recent decision to raise the minimum wage to $15 by 2020. (Starts at 20:15)

Direct download: TZH_06-11-16_H3_Podcast.mp3
Category:Politics -- posted at: 3:00pm EDT

Congressional Candidate Tim Canova on how he plans to unseat DNC chair Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (Starts at 3:15)

Alex Zielinski, health reporter at ThinkProgress, on what the Standford sexual assault case says about our society (Starts at 20:15)

Direct download: TZH_06-11-16_H2_Podcast.mp3
Category:Politics -- posted at: 2:00pm EDT

Rebecca Vallas, Director of Policy for the Poverty to Prosperity Program at the Center for American Progress, on the many problems with Rep. Paul Ryan's poverty "plan" (Starts at 20:15)

Direct download: TZH_06-11-16_H1_Podcast.mp3
Category:Politics -- posted at: 1:00pm EDT