Shows featuring Thomas Geoghegan

  • Thomas Geoghegan on the Case for Busting the Filibuster Filibuster-60
    Senate Republicans are currently using the filibuster to paralyze the Senate and derail Democratic initiatives, according a McClatchy Newspapers investigation. Since President Obama took office, Republican senators have used the filibuster to stall legislation on healthcare reform, global warming, and financial regulation and...
    February 16, 2010 | Story
  • Thomas Geoghegan on "Infinite Debt: How Unlimited Interest Rates Destroyed the Economy" Harpers-web
    The Obama administration unveils its $1 trillion plan to buy toxic assets from banks and restore the financial system. But should we return to the way it was? We speak with Chicago lawyer Thomas Geoghegan about his new Harper’s Magazine cover story, "Infinite Debt: How Unlimited Interest Rates Destroyed the Economy." Geoghegan writes, "We dismantled the most ancient of...
    March 24, 2009 | Story