For Richer or Poorer

Energy independence has become a catchphrase of this election season. On today’s show: find out how energy interests like coal, oil, and ethanol have influenced the political campaigns! Also, a States of the Union update on Nevada. Plus: a look at the history of marriage.

Join us for another Political Projections film screening on Mon., Nov. 3! We'll watch "Recount." Get psyched for Election Day and meet fellow WNYC listeners. Find out more and RSVP here.

....AND, check out our new Thanksgiving Recipe Swap! We want your favorite side dish recipes.