Thursday, August 30, 2007

Better than Thursday night Bears Football: 14th CD Jotham Stein, Cable and Streaming

Jeff Berkowitz: I know you are saying that if you had known there were no weapons of mass destruction, …you would have changed your hypothetical vote, you wouldn’t have voted [in the Fall of 2002] to support taking military action…but are you happy overall that Saddam Hussein is gone and that regime has changed? Are you happier that Saddam Hussein is out of there and that there is a different regime in charge in Iraq?

Jotham Stein (D-St. Charles, 14th CD primary candidate): I am happy that Saddam Hussein is out of there because he was a heinous dictator who killed millions of his own people. I am not happy with the situation that is happening now and we should immediately withdraw our troops from Iraq because leaving those troops in Iraq is making our country weaker, not stronger.
Jeff Berkowitz: …Would you go toward a single payer system in general for health care?

Jotham Stein: I believe that all Americans-- that all Illinois families and American families should have a universal health care but I do not have a specific delivery mechanism. In other words, there are positives and negatives, there are upsides and downsides to single payer healthcare; there are upsides and downsides of the Massachusetts Plan; there are upsides and downsides of—
Jotham Stein [St. Charles], 14th Cong. Dist. Democrat Primary Candidate, is featured on tonight's special City of Aurora edition of Public Affairs , airing through-out Aurora and in surrounding areas on Aurora Community Television, Comcast Cable Ch. 10 at 9:30 pm. The Aurora station reaches all of Aurora, Bristol, Big Rock and parts of Oswego, Sandwich, Sugar Grove and Montgomery.

Stein is a Princeton and Stanford Law School grad, a family man and the bulk of his current legal practice is negotiating fast-paced business and employment deals.

If you miss our show on cable with Stein, you may go to Com to watch the same show on your computer. You may also watch, at that site, our shows with Presidential candidates and many other politicians, office holders and candidates, including two other primary candidates in the 14th CD: John Laesch (D-Yorkville) and State Senator Chris Lauzen (R-Aurora). Geneva Mayor and 14th CD Republican Primary candidate Kevin Burns is scheduled to be cablecast and stream from the PublicAffairs podcast page in the near future.

For more about tonight’s Public Affairs show with 14th CD Democratic Primary Candidate Jotham Stein, go here. For more about the 14th CD primary races, go here.
Jeff Berkowitz, Show Host/Producer of "Public Affairs," and Executive Legal Recruiter doing legal search can be reached at You may watch "Public Affairs," shows with Presidential Candidates Richardson, Obama, McCain, Giuliani and Cox and many other pols at