The Nation’s John Nichols Interviews Tom Geoghegan

The Nation’s John Nichols Interviews Tom Geoghegan

The Nation’s John Nichols Interviews Tom Geoghegan

The Nation‘s John Nichols speaks with Congressional candidate Tom Geoghegan in Chicago on the March 3 Democratic primary to fill Rahm Emanuel’s seat.


Switching from public intellectual to congressional candidate, Tom Geoghegan tells The Nation‘s John Nichols about his plans to raise Social Security payouts and other economic social programs. Acting on a moral imperative to deliver complex change to the progressive base, Geoghegan ultimately hopes to change the Democratic conversation and take bold steps.

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