John Feltz and Amy Griffin

July 19, 2018

John Feltz, TWU Rail Division Director and Amy Griffin, TWU Local 1460 President joins Rick to discuss the needless cuts to Amtrak, the furloughed Amtrak workers, and explain what should be happening with the Amtrak system.

@transportworker @AmtrakCouncil #coldcuts

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John Fetterman

July 19, 2018

John Fetterman, Democratic nominee for Lieutenant Governor of Pennsylvania and current Mayor of Braddock joins Rick form the campaign trail to discuss why this election cycle is so important, the issues people are telling him they care about, and how reelecting Tom Wolf as Governor of Pennsylvania is going to help move the Commonwealth forward.

@JohnFetterman

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Melissa Ryan

July 19, 2018

Melissa Ryan, visiting fellow at Media Matters for America and editor of Ctrl Alt Right Delete joins Rick to discuss persistent whining amongst conservatives that the world is out to censor their hate speech and provide the data that conclusively debunks the myth of conservative censorship on Facebook.

@MelissaRyan @mmfa

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David Faris

July 19, 2018

David Faris, author of It’s Time to Fight Dirty joins Rick to discuss his recent Washington Post article proposing once Democrats regain control of the White House and both chambers of congress they pursue the FDR idea of packing the US Supreme Court with addition justices to balance the court more favorably to the will of the people.

@davidmfaris

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The Rick Smith Show 7-18-2018

July 19, 2018

David Faris, author of It’s Time to Fight Dirty joins Rick to discuss his recent Washington Post article proposing once Democrats regain control of the White House and both chambers of congress they pursue the FDR idea of packing the US Supreme Court with addition justices to balance the court more favorably to the will of the people.

@davidmfaris

Melissa Ryan, visiting fellow at Media Matters for America and editor of Ctrl Alt Right Delete joins Rick to discuss persistent whining amongst conservatives that the world is out to censor their hate speech and provide the data that conclusively debunks the myth of conservative censorship on Facebook.

@MelissaRyan @mmfa

John Fetterman, Democratic nominee for Lieutenant Governor of Pennsylvania and current Mayor of Braddock joins Rick form the campaign trail to discuss why this election cycle is so important, the issues people are telling him they care about, and how reelecting Tom Wolf as Governor of Pennsylvania is going to help move the Commonwealth forward.

@JohnFetterman

John Feltz, TWU Rail Division Director and Amy Griffin, TWU Local 1460 President joins Rick to discuss the needless cuts to Amtrak, the furloughed Amtrak workers, and explain what should be happening with the Amtrak system.

@transportworker @AmtrakCouncil #coldcuts

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Sakira Cook

July 18, 2018

Sakira Cook, Senior Counsel with The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights joins Rick to discuss their upcoming congressional briefing on sentencing reform, Quelling the Crisis: The Case for Mandatory Minimum Sentencing Reform and to explain why now is the time for reform, what reform looks like, and how to get there.

@civilrightsorg @SakiraCook

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Suneel Gupta

July 18, 2018

Suneel Gupta, Founder of the healthcare startup @rise and Congressional candidate in Michigan’s 11th district joins Rick to discuss what issues have brought him to the political arena and the vision he will bring to the US House of Representatives.

@suneel #MI11

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Luke Vargas

July 18, 2018

Luke N. Vargas, Chief Correspondent Talk Media News joins Rick from Helsinki to talk aftermath of Trump/Putin Summit. @thecourier @TalkMediaNews

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Sarah Kendzior

July 18, 2018

Sarah Kendzior, journalist and co-host of the newly released podcast #GasLitNation joins Rick to discuss the recent He said, He said drama surrounding Trump’s Helsinki comments and to talk about why her podcast is perfectly timed to educate those haven’t been paying attention. Seriously, it’s extremely important stuff.
@SarahKendzior

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The Rick Smith Show 7-17-2018

July 18, 2018

Sarah Kendzior, journalist and co-host of the newly released podcast #GasLitNation joins Rick to discuss the recent He said, He said drama surrounding Trump’s Helsinki comments and to talk about why her podcast is perfectly timed to educate those haven’t been paying attention. Seriously, it’s extremely important stuff.
@SarahKendzior

Luke N. Vargas, Chief Foreign Correspondent Talk Media News joins Rick from Helsinki to talk aftermath of Trump/Putin Summit. @thecourier @TalkMediaNews

Suneel Gupta, Founder of healthcare the startup @rise and Congressional candidate in Michigan’s 11th district joins Rick to discuss what issues have brought him to the political arena and the vision he will bring to the US House of Representatives.

@suneel #MI11

Sakira Cook, Senior Counsel with The Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights joins Rick to discuss their upcoming congressional briefing on sentencing reform, Quelling the Crisis: The Case for Mandatory Minimum Sentencing Reform and to explain why now is the time for reform, what reform looks like, and how to get there.

@civilrightsorg @SakiraCook

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Red T Racoon

July 17, 2018

Red T Raccoon, Army veteran, EMT, and Well-Known Twitter Commentator joins Rick to share his thoughts on today’s Trump-Putin Treason Summit in Helsinki given the backdrop of allegations of 2016 election Russian cyberwarfare and the 2018 Russian assets attack on American troops in Syria.

@RedTRaccoon

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Propane Jane

July 17, 2018

Propane Jane, psychiatrist and Well-Known Twitter Commentator joins to discuss #InstabilityinChief given today’s Trump-Putin Treason Summit in Helsinki and answer the question of how Trump can beat up on US allies while cozying up to Putin.

@docrocktex26

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Andrea Chalupa

July 17, 2018

Andrea Chalupa, Journalist, Author, and co-host of the top ranked Podcast Gaslit Nation joins Rick to discuss today’s Trump-Putin Treason Summit in Helsinki and talk about her new podcast that lays out all the treason from the beginning.

@AndreaChalupa #GasLitNation

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The Rick Smith Show 7-16-2018

July 17, 2018

Andrea Chalupa, Journalist, Author, and co-host of the top ranked Podcast Gaslit Nation joins Rick to discuss today’s Trump-Putin Treason Summit in Helsinki and talk about her new podcast that lays out all the treason from the beginning.

@AndreaChalupa #GasLitNation

Propane Jane, psychiatrist and Well-Known Twitter Commentator joins to discuss #InstabilityinChief given today’s Trump-Putin Treason Summit in Helsinki and answer the question of how Trump can beat up on US allies while cozying up to Putin.

@docrocktex26

Red T Raccoon, Army veteran, EMT, and Well-Known Twitter Commentator joins Rick to share his thoughts on today’s Trump-Putin Treason Summit in Helsinki given the backdrop of allegations of 2016 election Russian cyberwarfare and the 2018 Russian assets attack on American troops in Syria.

@RedTRaccoon

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Chelsea Acosta

July 14, 2018

Chelsea Acosta, Utah Middle School Educator and NEA Hispanic Caucus member joins Rick to discuss her unions recent convention, the resolution that were passed, and how those resolutions are going to help reshape public education for all kids across the nation as teachers become more unified standing up for their students, schools, and families.
@chelsie_acosta @BadassTeachersA

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Bill Scher

July 14, 2018

Bill Scher, political commentator joins Rick to discuss the realities of stopping Trump’s Supreme Court nominee from taking a seat on the bench and what, if any possibility there is in Senator Susan Collins to vote against confirmation.
@billscher @POLITICOMag @RealClearNews @DMZShow @NewBooksPolitic

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Max Richtman

July 14, 2018

Max Richtman, President of the National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare joins Rick to explain why Trump’s most recent Executive Order ending the Civil Service hiring process for Administrative Law Judges (ALJ) is so dangerous and answer the question of whether or not Trump is Making Patronage Great Again.
@MaxRichtman @NCPSSM

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The Rick Smith Show 7-13-2018

July 14, 2018

Max Richtman, President of the National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare joins Rick to explain why Trump’s most recent Executive Order ending the Civil Service hiring process for Administrative Law Judges (ALJ) is so dangerous and answer the question of whether or not Trump is Making Patronage Great Again.
@MaxRichtman @NCPSSM

Bill Scher, political commentator joins Rick to discuss the realities of stopping Trump’s Supreme Court nominee from taking a seat on the bench and what, if any possibility there is in Senator Susan Collins to vote against confirmation.
@billscher @POLITICOMag @RealClearNews @DMZShow @NewBooksPolitic

Chelsea Acosta, Utah Middle School Educator and NEA Hispanic Caucus member joins Rick to discuss her unions recent convention, the resolution that were passed, and how those resolutions are going to help reshape public education for all kids across the nation as teachers become more unified standing up for their students, schools, and families.
@chelsie_acosta @BadassTeachersA

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Liz Kennedy

July 13, 2018

Liz Kennedy, Senior Director of Democracy & Government Reform, Center for American Progress joins Rick to discuss their recent report on increasing voter turnout and what will be required of us and our policymakers to make voting accessible and registration simpler and why it’s important.
@LizKennedy_ @amprog

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Rick Braendli

July 13, 2018

Rick Braendli, artist and project participant in the MakeArtGreatAgain Book joins Rick to discuss why he and 16 other artist from around the world have decided to raise awareness to the insanity of Donald Trump’s tweets through art and to talk about what he and his fellow artisans hope to accomplish with the book.
@theMAGAbook

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