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    On today's show Thom is joined by Congressman Mark Pocan to talk about the GOP proposed healthcare bill and Donald Trump's revised travel ban.

    Site: Congressional Progressive Caucus.
    Article: "CBO report: Health care bill would strip millions of their medical coverage" by Bryan Renbaum.
    Article: "Trump's Second Bid at Travel Ban Knocked Down by Two U.S. Judges" by Kartikay Mehrotra, Erik Larson, and Bob Van Voris.
    Article: "Trump puts the skinny in his 'skinny budget'" by Roberta Rampton.
    Article: "President Trump tells the FEC he qualifies as a candidate for 2020" by Matea Gold.
    Article: "LIVE STREAM: Donald Trump Rally in Nashville, Tennessee", March 15, 2017.
    Article: "Trump rallies: Campaign-funded, for a reason" by Jeremy Diamond and Jeff Zeleny.
    Article: "Trump's budget shows he is getting ready to fight Americans for their land on the border" by Christopher Woody.
    Article: "New study finds 45,000 deaths annually linked to lack of health coverage" by David Cecere.
    Bill: "H.R.676 — Expanded & Improved Medicare For All Act" by John Conyers.
    Article: "The GOP's Stealth War Against Voters" (Crosscheck) by Greg Palast, August 24, 2016.
    Event: March 15: DC EPA HQ: "Emergency Rally: Defend Climate and EPA from Trump's Attacks".
    Video: .@RepJaredPolis TY, clean air clean water are vital to our existence.
    Video: .@RepDonBeyer: "We have to stand up for the EPA and science. The EPA is already great." #DefendClimate.
    Video: CPC Vi ce-Chair @JacksonLeeTX18 calling out @realDonaldTrump's attacks on EPA workers..
    Video: [Pruit in the EPA] is not like the fox in the hen house, it is much worse & we have to stand up in every way we possibly can —@RepDonBeyer.
    Article: "EPA Employees Vow to 'Stand Up! Fight Back!' Against New Administration, Budget Cuts" by Eric Katz.
    Article: "3 Freedom Caucus Republicans voted against the Republican health bill in committee" by Tara Golshan.
    Article: "Trump fuel economy rollback will kill jobs and cost each car buyer $1,650" by Joe Romm.
    Article: "Discharge petition" by Wikipedia.
    Article: "Marco Rubio Quietly Undermines Affordable Care Act" by Robert Pear.
    Article: "Explaining 'Risk Corridors,' The Next Obamacare Issue" by Louise Radnofsky and Jennifer Corbett Dooren, Jan 22, 2014.
    Article: "Trump's Budget Would Kill a Program That Feeds 2.4 Million Senior Citizens" by Alana Abramson.
    Article: "This is how much it costs 'Meals on Wheels' to feed one elderly person for a year" by Quentin Fottrell.
    Site: Congressional Black Caucus.
    Article: "Pro-Pot Lawmakers Launch a Congressional Cannabis Caucus" by Tom Huddleston, Jr.
    Site: Rep. Pramila Jayapal (WA-07).
    Article: "Great Lakes funding cuts are absurd, irresponsible, lawmakers say" by Keith Matheny.

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