Fri, 27 May 2016
TYT - 05.27.16: Bernie In The House, Obama At Hiroshima, Trump Energy Plan, and Gohmert Gays In Space
A portion of our Young Turks Main Show from May 27, 2016. For more go to http://www.tytmembership.com.
Hour 1: Cenk interviews Senator Bernie Sanders. They discuss superdelegates and how they are part of the anointment process. Sanders explains why his campaign isn’t interested in using Hillary’s email and FBI investigation issues against herr. Discussion about whether or not Joe Biden will enter the race if/when Hillary gets indicted. Cenk wonders why Bernie isn’t attacking Hillary Clinton even harder. Bernie shares how his parents would’ve felt about his run for President. Sanders outlines his approach in working with stonewalling Republicans as president. If Bernie could have only one policy position go through, it would be universal healthcare because it would free up other things like the economy. Discussion over whether or not Bernie thinks Hillary is sincere in her opposition to TPP. The possibility and optics of Hillary Clinton taking on a seriously progressive VP pick. Sanders talks about the 5 progressives he chose to be on the DNC committee. Now that he has energized this political revolution, Sanders discusses what he can do with the groundswell if he happens to fall short of the nomination.
Hour 2: Power Panel of Cenk, Ben, John, and Jimmy. TYT’s proposed debate between Trump and Sanders. President Obama’s trip to Hiroshima. Trump’s energy plan. Video of Donald Trump from 1990s. Louis Gohmert’s homophobic comments.