Guest List: March 11, 2016

The Interview:

Jane Mayer is a staff writer for The New Yorker, where she recently explored the power of big money in politics. She is the author of Dark Money: The Hidden History of the Billionaires Behind the Rise of the Radical Right.

Twitter: @JaneMayerNYer

The Panel:

Bill Kristol is founder and Editor of “The Weekly Standard” where his latest article is, “Our Ides of March.” He is also an ABC News Contributor, and hosts an online interview show, “Conversations with Bill Kristol.”

Twitter: @BillKristol


Monica Mehta is a financial expert and managing Principal at Seventh Capital. She is the author of the 2012 book, The Entrepreneurial Instinct: How Everyone Has the Innate Ability to Start a Successful Small Business.  

Twitter: @MonicaMehtaNYC


Sam Stein is the Senior Politics Editor at The Huffington Post, and a contributor to MSNBC. He co-hosts the podcast, “Candidate Confessional.”

Twitter: @samsteinhp

Mid-Show Interview:  

Maria Konnikova is the author of The Confidence Game: Why We Fall For It…Every Time.  She is a contributing writer to, where she has a regular column on the intersection of psychology and pop culture.

Twitter: @mkonnikova


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