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Moderated by Washington insider Justin Russell, join Congressman Al Swift, Bob Hynes, Allen Moore, and Carl Tuvin as they take an uncensored look inside Washington politics. Broadcasting live from America's Premier Cigar Tavern...Shelly’s Back Room in Washington, DC.... each Tuesday from 4-6PM, Backroom Politics features an uncensored take on Washington and special guests each week. We invite our listeners to call in, ask questions, and share their commentary on our weekly political subjects. Simply dial (877) 662-3712 during show time, and listen for us to announce you!

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BACKROOM POLITICS is a weekly political roundtable of former politicos and Washington insiders who believe that political statesmanship and civility trumps the strict party line. Guests on the show include some of the country's top... more
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Remember when GOV. CHRIS CHRISTIE was the darling of the GOP...when both Republicans and Democrats LOVED him? Well, apparently we do to...with SPECIAL GUEST FRANK FARHANKOPF, former chairman of the Republican... more

THE BACKROOM POLITICS team discusses the continuing crisis inside Syria and the political divide in Washington on how to respond. HERITAGE FOUNDATION'S DAKOTA WOOD, will join the discussion. Also, our recap of... more

Join Backroom Politics LIVE FROM WASHINGTON, DC as we preview the President's STATE OF THE UNION speech. We will preview what may be part of the laundry list for domestic and foreign policy, his econmic plan for... more

The most unbiased radio show in Washington, DC, this hidden gem sits only steps away from the White House. Join a panel of five and moderator Justin Russell for the topics of the day. Join the group every Tuesday for a stiff martini,... more

Fmr. House Approps Chair Bob Livingston (R-LA) joins the Backroom Politics Team to discuss BRIDGEGATE and the political troubles of Chris Christie, Congress seeing eye to eye on an end to the budget crisis in DC, DoD sexual... more

The Back Room Politics Team looks at Washington going back to work in 2014...can anything be different THIS YEAR? Also, a look at the New York Times Story & OP/ED stating that there was no Al Qaeda involvement with the attacks... more

ORIGINAL AIR DATE - DECEMBER 17, 2013: This is a rebroadcast of our LAST SHOW OF THE YEAR for 2013. It covers a lot of the problems that has faced the Obama administration and Congress throughout the year.

This is a best of episode from this past year. On behalf of the entire BACK ROOM POLTICS TEAM, we wish you a merry christmas and a happy new year.

Backroom Politics covers the bi-partisan budget deal awaiting a vote in the Senate, why the Fed is holding the ticket to the $67 trillion dollar question...and we look back at the Political Year that was 2013....the high points....and... more

Today on Back Room Politics, the round table discusses the life, the legacy and the reality of NELSON MANDELA after his passing last week at the age of 95. Also on the agenda, why is a budget deal closer than everyone might... more
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