Nightside with Dan Rea - Rundown for March 26, 2021

Romney's Profile in Courage Award. Former Massachusetts governor and current senator of Utah Mitt Romney has been named this year’s recipient of the JFK Profile in Courage Award. The JFK Library stated that is was Romney’s “historic vote to impeach President Donald J. Trump in 2020 and his consistent and courageous defense of democracy” that earned him the award. Do you think Sen. Mitt Romney is a suitable recipient of this award?

The Rising Specter of HR-1. The U.S. Senate is getting ready to debate and vote upon HR-1, also known as S.1 in its Senate form. The omnibus election transformation bill consists of 770 pages designed to federalize state elections including the banning of voter ID laws, the prohibition of cleaning voter rolls, and the universal acceptance of late mail ballots, to name just a few. Joining Dan to discuss the effects of this legislative tantrum will be Christian Adam, President and General Counsel for the Public Interest Legal Foundation.

20th Hour: Pandemic Programming. Due to the COVID pandemic, there has been a surge in TV watching and online streaming. Subscriptions to online video services reached over 308 million in the U.S. alone, which was a 32 percent increase from 2019. What TV shows have you gotten into in the last year? Do you have any good TV show recommendations?

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