SIO98: Republicans Don’t Care About You

…unless you’re a bazillionaire or a bank or some other corporation. I talk about the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau – the brainchild of one future president Elizabeth Warren – and that the only reason you could possibly be against it is if you hate people and prefer banks. So, naturally the Republicans are against it. Then I’m onto another rousing voicemail segment that takes up most of the show because I love hearing from you and engaging your arguments and criticisms!

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Kirk Smith
The episode with Lonnie is a microcosm of Post-Truth Trumpistan. He has a lot to teach us if we’ll listen to him and think about what he says. When I was working, I knew MANY Lonnies. The place I retired from had fewer than 10 self-identified progressives and approximately 170 Lonnies. And in my experience, that was (is?) typical of the aerospace/defense biz. He is the person we have to convince to vote for our side. Yep, that’s right. As far as I can tell, people like Lonnie make up just under half of the voting public, but . .… Read more »