In this week's DJ Sessions, we spoke with KCRW's Raul Campos about "southern fried soul" from Texas and a dance duo from Los Angeles.
The latest presidential polls have left voters and pundits scratching their heads. A three-day Gallup tracking poll released Monday morning showed Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama were tied. But a seven-day tracking poll that Gallup released Monday afternoon showed Obama with a 5-point lead. A Rasmussen poll showed a tie between the candidates. By late afternoon a new Pew Center poll put Romney up by 4 percent.
The New York Post’s John Podhoretz calls yesterday “the day the political polling died.” Nate Silver of the New York Times urges voters to “take the polls in stride,” including the Pew poll showing Romney with a 4-point post-debate lead over Obama.
Throughout the week, Here & Now is looking at the impact a raise in the minimum wage would have on states, the federal government and workers.