Rocky Anderson earned a reputation as a vocal critic of George W. Bush. But he also seems to be no fan of the Obama administration. Shauna Lake sat down person to person to hear what the former mayor of Salt Lake City has been up to.
It was a convincing victory for Barack Obama, who retains his position as president of the United States. But according to the popular vote, the US is split roughly in half, with the president only winning by a 2 per cent margin.
Amy Goodman and Juan González, along with investigative reporter Jeremy Scahill, offer real-time results from presidential and congressional races, ballot measures, and reports of voter suppression. Correspondents and guests will join us from Florida, Ohio, Colorado, Virginia, Massachusetts, Washington, D.C., New York City and more.
As warrantless electronic surveillance in the US surges, how far have civil liberties been eroded under the president? Guests: Rocky Anderson, Chip Pitts, and David Isby. What is Barack Obama’s position on civil liberties?