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Jeff Santos Show 10/28/16

GUESTS FOR FRIDAY OCTOBER 28, 2016: The Jeff Santos Show Today 4-6pm ET: TGIF! One Friday Closer To November 8 And Things Are Getting Spooky!...We'll Talk With Detroit Free Press Pollster Bernie Porn!... And Our Regular Friday Guests Jim Dean & Elaine Cleeton!...Also, Author Rick Ridder!... New allegations around Secretary Clinton's emails causes the FBI to re-open its investigation, 11 days before the Election!... Are you concerned that there may be something seriously wrong found with this new look at things?...Join The Conversation!

- Jim Dean, Chair of Democracy for America (DFA).

- Elaine Cleeton, Associate Professor of Sociology, SUNY Geneseo, where she specializes in women's health; social welfare; and, race, class and gender relations.

- Bernie Porn, President of EPIC-MRA, the polling firm used by the Detroit Free Press.

- Rick Ridder, author and former political consultant to Democratic candidates including: George McGovern, Howard Dean, Gary Hart, Al Gore, Bill Clinton, Hillary Clinton, and others! From his press agent: Rick Ridder "also spearheaded successful ballot initiatives for marijuana legislation in Colorado and other causes. After years of afterhours storytelling on the campaign trail, Rick was convinced to write it all down. The result is Looking for Votes in All the Wrong Places: Tales and Rules from the Campaign Trail.

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Jeff Santos Show 10/27/16

GUESTS FOR THURSDAY OCTOBER 27, 2016: Joe Williams, Herb Boyd & Jerry Austin Break Down Election 2016, 12 Days Out From Voting Day!... And We Check In On The Flint Water Situation With Curt Guyette!... Are YOU feeling agitated as we head spinning in to the November 8 Election?... Jeff thinks there's something in the air!...Join The Conversation!

- Joe Williams, political reporter and blogger based in Washington, D.C. Joe has been a long time contributor to the Jeff Santos Show, appearing weekly in the past. He is a news editor with U.S. News & World Report! [Joe couldn't make it at the last minute!...We'll re-schedule him soon!]

- Herb Boyd, journalist, educator, author, and activist based in New York. His articles appear regularly in the "New York Amsterdam News", and have won him three 1st-place awards from the New York Association of Black Journalists. He teaches black studies at the City College of New York and the College of New Rochelle.

- Jerry Austin, award-winning political consultant and Campaign Manager for the Rev. Jesse Jackson's 1988 Presidential Campaign. Part of the long-running Strategy Session on the Jeff Santos Show!.

- Curt Guyette investigative reporter with the Michigan ACLU. Curt broke the story of the Flint Water Crisis - the problems caused by the State Receivership of Flint, and decision to use untreated, corrosive river water to replace the previous Detroit water source for drinking water there. He'll give us an update on the current quality of Flint's drinking water and how plans to repair the water distribution infrastructure are going (if they're going!)

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Jeff Santos Show 10/26/16

GUESTS FOR WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 26, 2016: It's Green Day Wednesday & Rona Fried Is Here!... Also Talking With Rep Mike Capuano (D-MA) On The MBTA's Discriminatory Service Decisions; Former Irish PM & EU Ambassador John Bruton & Pollster David Paleologos!... Talking with a lot of old friends today!... It's been way too long, but Rona Fried is back for Green Day Wednesday! She'll tell us the reasons why electing the GOP candidates to the U.S. Presidency would be a total environmental disaster for the U.S. and the World!... Jeff's also got Congressman Mike Capuano (D-MA) to talk about the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) and some apparently discriminatory practices of taking good trains out of service in low income neighborhoods to replace faulty trains in affluent suburban neighborhoods!... He's filed a complaint with the Department of Justice over this!... And, another long-time but long absent guest, the former EU Ambassador & Irish Prime Minister John Bruton joins Jeff to talk about Brexit, the current international immigration crisis AND the 2016 U.S. Presidential Election!... We'll also check in with David Paleologos on the latest election polling data!... Are you concerned that the GOP Presidential & Vice Presidential candidates are Climate Change deniers?...Join The Conversation!

- Rona Fried, founder of SustainableBusiness.com with the latest environmental and green economy news.

- Congressman Mike Capuano (D-MA), representing Massachusetts 8th Congressional District which includes the cities of Boston, Chelsea, Cambridge and Somerville. Congressman Capuano serves on a number of committees and caucuses, including: the House Ethics Committee; the Committee on Transportation & Infrastructure; and, the Financial Services Committee.

- John Bruton, former EU Ambassador to the United States and former Prime Minister or Taoiseach of Ireland.

- David Paleologos, Director of the Suffolk University Political Research Center.

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Jeff Santos Show 10/25/16

GUESTS FOR TUESDAY OCTOBER 25, 2016: The Cubs & Indians Meet Tonight For Game 1 Of An Historic World Series!... Clinton Campaigns In The Granite State With Senator Elizabeth Warren!...Many Key Races In New Hampshire This Election!... We'll talk with Paul Steinhauser of NH1 TV about the campaigning going on in the much coveted Swing State of New Hampshire... Yesterday Candidate Hillary Clinton was there with Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren and the current New Hampshire Governor Maggie Hassan, who is running U.S Senate... Early voting has started in a lot of states, including Massachusetts for the first time!... Did YOU vote yet?...Join The Conversation!

- Paul Steinhauser, NH1 TV's political director, reporter and anchor, covering Granite State politics and the national campaign scene for NH1 Television and on NH1.com.

- Mark Taylor-Canfield is a Seattle-based journalist whose work appears in: Huffington Post, Daily Kos, Capitol Hill Times, Truthout, Op-ed News, Oximity,Free Speech Radio News (Pacifica),Democracy Watch News.

- Robert Kraig, Executive Director, Citizen Action of Wisconsin.

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Jeff Santos Show 10/24/16

GUESTS FOR MONDAY OCTOBER 24, 2016: 15 Days Left Until The November 8 Election!... What Things Look Like In Wisconsin & Nationally, With John Nichols & Earl Bender!... And NHL Hockey Talk With Kevin Paul Dupont!...Candidate Hillary Clinton was campaigning with "nasty women," the progressive champion, Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) and current New Hampshire Governor, and candidate for U.S Senate, Maggie Hassan!... Early voting has started in a lot of states, including Massachusetts for the first time!... Are YOU early voting this year?...Join The Conversation!

- John Nichols, Washington Correspondent for the Nation Magazine and co-author of the book Dollarocracy, How the Money and Media Election Complex is Destroying America. John joins the Jeff Santos Show every Monday. Check out his latest posts at the Nation HERE.

- Kevin Paul DuPont, Senior Staff Writer at the Boston Globe, covering the National Hockey League (and other sports) since 1985!

- Earl Bender, President of Avenel Associates, political strategist at Totten Communications and regular contributor to the Jeff Santos Show. Earl gives us a look at the 2016 political horse race in his Off To The Races segment on Mondays!

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Jeff Santos Show 10/21/16

GUESTS FOR FRIDAY OCTOBER 21, 2016: Not Much Civility From Either Presidential Candidate At The Al Smith Dinner In NYC Last Night!...Even Though The Cardinal Was There!...At least the two candidates shook hands (unlike at Wednesday's Debate!) but that doesn't mean that they were at all nice to each other!... Some serious barbs were thrown in either direction, to the interest (and possible chagrin) of the assembled guests, who helped raise over $6 Million dollars for Catholic charities during the evening!... What's on YOUR mind as we head in to the weekend?...Join The Conversation!

- Elaine Cleeton, Associate Professor of Sociology, SUNY Geneseo, where she specializes in women's health; social welfare; and, race, class and gender relations.

- Kait Sweeney, Press Secretary for the The Progressive Change Campaign Committee (PCCC) talks about the "bold progressive" message that came out of Hillary Clinton's performance at the third and final 2016 Presidential Debate.

- David Paleologos, Director of the Suffolk University Political Research Center.

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Jeff Santos Show 10/20/16

GUESTS FOR THURSDAY OCTOBER 20, 2016: "Bad Hombres" And "Nasty Women".... In And Around That, Some Policy Matters Were Actually Discussed At The Presidential Debate Last Night!...Debate Analysis With Herb Boyd & Former Democratic Nominee Michael Dukakis!...Did YOU watch the debate last night?....What did YOU think?....Do YOU think the candidates did what they needed to do?... We'll ask former Massachusetts Governor and 1988 Democratic Presidential Nominee Michael Dukakis what he thought of last night's showdown in Las Vegas!...We'll also talk about rail infrastructure, while we have the Governor with us!...Join The Conversation!

- Former Massachusetts Governor Michael Dukakis, former Massachusetts Governor, 1988 Democratic Presidential candidate, Former Amtrak Board Member and long-time rail advocate!

- Herb Boyd, journalist, educator, author, and activist based in New York. His articles appear regularly in the "New York Amsterdam News", and have won him three 1st-place awards from the New York Association of Black Journalists. He teaches black studies at the City College of New York and the College of New Rochelle.

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Jeff Santos Show 10/19/16

GUESTS FOR WEDNESDAY OCTOBER 19, 2016: It's All About Las Vegas Today!... It's The Third And Final 2016 Presidential Debate!...And, We're Talking About Another Great Fighter, Sonny Liston, With ESPN Senior Writer Shaun Assael!...We're talking about big Las Vegas fights today.... Sonny Liston vs. Ali AND The Donald vs. Hillary tonight!.....DON'T FORGET, Massachusetts voters...TODAY (Wednesday October 19th) is the last day to register to vote in the November Election!... It's the big debate in Las Vegas tonight... The last one! What do YOU think the main gist of the back and forth is going to be?... Will the candidates take the high road?... Or will the GOP Nominee continue to become unraveled?... Join The Conversation!

- The ESPN Investigations Unit's Shaun Assael, senior writer for ESPN The Magazine and ESPN.com and author of the new book, "The Murder of Sonny Liston: Las Vegas, Heroin & Heavyweights." Assael is convinced, after many years of detailed research, that Liston's death was more likely a murder than due to "natural causes" as originally reported.

- Scott Paul, Founder and Executive Director of the Alliance for American Manufacturing (AAM), working to make American manufacturing a top-of-mind issue for voters and our national leaders. [Previously Recorded]

- Joe Williams, political reporter and blogger based in Washington, D.C. Joe has been a long time contributor to the Jeff Santos Show, appearing weekly in the past. He is a news editor with U.S. News & World Report!

- John Nichols, Washington Correspondent for the Nation Magazine and co-author of the book Dollarocracy, How the Money and Media Election Complex is Destroying America. John joins the Jeff Santos Show every Monday. Check out his latest posts at the Nation HERE.

And Listener Calls!

Jeff Santos Show 10/18/16

GUESTS FOR TUESDAY OCTOBER 18, 2016 ON THE JEFF SANTOS SHOW: Another Presidential Debate Tomorrow!...21 Days Left To Go!... Feeling Ambivalent? Or Are You Getting Excited About Voting?... If You Need A Break From Politics, We're Talking Playoff Baseball With Nick Cafardo!
Three short weeks left until the Tuesday November 8 Election!... If YOU are in Massachusetts, Tomorrow, (Wednesday October 19th) is the last day to register to vote in next month's election!...Join The Conversation!

- Mark Taylor-Canfield is a Seattle-based journalist whose work appears in: Huffington Post, Daily Kos, Capitol Hill Times, Truthout, Op-ed News, Oximity,Free Speech Radio News (Pacifica),Democracy Watch News.

- Robert Kraig, Executive Director, Citizen Action of Wisconsin.

- Nick Cafardo, National baseball writer for The Boston Globe covering the Red Sox and MLB Baseball. He has written books on the New England Patriots and Atlanta Braves and is a correspondent for NESN.

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Jeff Santos Show 10/17/16

GUESTS FOR MONDAY OCTOBER 17, 2016: The GOP Nominee Continues To Make Accusations Of Foul Play In Advance Of The Election!... Is He Trying To Cushion The Blow? Talking With John Nichols, Earl Bender & Larry Korb Today! The GOP Nominee is getting more and more unhinged as the November Election gets closer!...Now he wants to have NBC's long running satirical comedy show SNL cancelled!... Vice presidential candidate Mike Pence assured Americans that the GOP will abide by the election results in November, but are YOU concerned about the long-term blowback from the voter fraud allegations!...We're making parallels between the Vietnam era and our current times...What sort of foreign policy do YOU anticipate in a Clinton or Trump presidency?...Are YOU worried that the U.S.'s war stance in the Middle East will escalate?...Join The Conversation!

- John Nichols, Washington Correspondent for the Nation Magazine and co-author of the book Dollarocracy, How the Money and Media Election Complex is Destroying America. John joins the Jeff Santos Show every Monday. Check out his latest posts at the Nation HERE.

- Lawrence J. Korb, Senior Fellow at the Center for American Progress. He is also a senior advisor to the Center for Defense Information and an adjunct professor at Georgetown University. Prior to joining American Progress, he was a senior fellow and director of national security studies at the Council on Foreign Relations.

- Earl Bender, President of Avenel Associates, political strategist at Totten Communications and regular contributor to the Jeff Santos Show. Earl gives us a look at the 2016 political horse race in his Off To The Races segment on Mondays!

And Listener Calls!

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