The Ed Morrissey Show: Kerry Picket, Andy McCarthy, John Randall, Princella Smith

Today, on the Ed Morrissey Show (3 pm ET), Washington Times reporter Kerry Picket gives us the skinny on Capitol Hill, where the ObamaCare debacle continues to unfold, including the latest on Bart Stupak. National Review columnist and author of Willful Blindness: Memoir of the Jihad Andy McCarthy discusses the order demanding the release of 9/11 conspirator Mohamedou Slahi, as well as Eric Holder’s sudden reticence to appear before the Senate Judiciary Committee. In bonus minutes, the NRCC’s John Randall updates us on the Code Red project, including a new focus on what is now being called the Flip-Flop Five.

And in bonus bonus minutes, we’ll spend a few minutes with Princella Smith, running for Congress in Marion Barry’s open seat for Arkansas. Don’t miss it!

Now you can join the conversation in the chat room! Be sure to register at Ustream to participate in our raucous live-chat sessions. (And if the log-in prompt doesn’t come up in the chat box below, use this link instead.) Jazz Shaw of The Moderate Voice and The Monster moderate the chat, and they have Troll Gun Trivia Contest running before the show, for those who get there early — and are registered!

Your browser does not support iframes.

I’ll be making a headlining appearance on The Liberty Ship Cruise in November! Sign up today to reserve your cabin for the eight-day cruise that starts November 14th from Ft Lauderdale and visits St. Thomas, St. Maarten, and Nassau. Join Paul Shanklin, Mary Katharine Ham, Andy Levy, Steven Crowder, S.E. Cupp, and many more on this trip to conservative paradise! Cabins start at only $799 if you book your trip now.

If the new Java-based chat does not work well for you, try refreshing your browser after first allowing for the Java application to run. If that still doesn’t work, join us through the Ustream channel page for TEMS!

Want to see all episodes of The Ed Morrissey Show? Add the RSS feed to your reader and keep them handy!

Christmas season is over, but you can still get great deals delivered to your door. Check out Ed’s Bookshelf or search for what you want. For the clueless or the FTC (but I repeat myself!), I get compensated for sales made through these links:

Opening animation from TG Studios.