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  • 00:48

    Senator Leah Vukmir

    in Politics Conservative

    Senator Leah Vukmir is my guest on The Earl Hall Today.  Senator Vukmir represents the residents of the 5th Senate District, which includes all or parts of Brookfield, Elm Grove, Milwaukee, New Berlin, Wauwatosa, West Allis and West Milwaukee.

    Today Senator Vukmir and I will discuss two major issues that are at the top of mind for many in Wisconsin as a whole.  

    The Prevailing Wage law has been in the news for a while now.  The debate on allowing Unions to dictate wages on government projects as well as the $15 an hour minimum wage is divided right down party lines.

    K-12 school funding issues has had Senator Vukmir in the news most recently last week at a meeting in Wauwatosa.

    These issues of economics, jobs, and education are two of many topics that Senator Vukmir is very passionate about.

    Find out more about Senator Leah Vukmir: https://docs.legis.wisconsin.gov/2015/legislators/senate/1206


  • 00:22

    Senator Nina Turner- Empowerment

    in Social Networking

    Welcome to Marlene’s Mannah Blog Talk Radio, we have a special guest, Senator Nina Turner scheduled for 10/25/15 @ 6:30 p.m.  Senator Turner’s resume is impressive and more importantly the work she’s done speaks for itself.  Senator Turner’s public service career includes quite a bit, she was a Legislative Aid, Administrator for the City of Cleveland, Lobbyist for the Cleveland Metropolitan School District, Cleveland City Councilwoman, State Senator and a candidate for the Ohio Secretary of State.  Senator Turner has made it her mission to empower hundreds of thousands across the nation and has appeared in the CNN Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer, HBO Realtime with Bill Maher, MSNBC Guest Commentator since 2010 appearances on Hardball, Morning Joe, The Last Word, The Ed Show, to name a few.

    Senator Turner is the Chair of Political Engagement for the Ohio Democratic Party,and a Professor of History at the Cuyahoga Community College in Cleveland, Ohio.  She holds a Master of Arts degree from Cleveland State University, and in 2013 received an Honorary Doctorate of Human Letters from Wilberforce University.  She is an advocate for economic fairness, reproductive freedom, workers rights, voters rights.  She, her husband and son reside in Cleveland, Ohio.  Stay tuned for this powerful segment!

  • 01:57

    A Just Cause - Spotlight on Capitol Hill & Senator Mike Lee

    in US Government

    Lamont Banks, Cliff Stewart, and Lisa Stewart of the Colorado exoneration firm A Just Cause, discuss what happens when the wheels of justice trample unbridled over the rights of innocent Americans. 

    Our Special Guest for tonight's show is Senator Mile Lee. Senator Mike Lee serves in the 114th Congress, beginning his tenure as Chairman of the Senate Steering Committee and currently serves on the on the Armed Services Committee, Joint Economic Committee, Committee on the Judiciary, Subcommittee of the Energy and Natural Resources Committee, and oversees issues critical to Utah as the Chairman of the Water and Power. As Utah's 16th Senator, Mike Lee has spent his career defending the basic liberties of Americans and Utahns as a tireless advocate for our founding constitutional principles.

    A Just Cause is currently campaigning for "FreeTheIRP6," who've been wrongly imprisoned in Florence, CO for a crime they didn't commit. Read full story: www.freetheirp6.org. 

    For more information, about A Just Cause and to Donate to the IRP6 legal defense fund, visit www.a-justcause.com.

    Follow us on Twitter: @AJCRadio, @A_JustCause, @FreeTheeIRP6,  @FreeeTheIRP6 and Like our Facebook Pages:

    https://www.facebook.com/AJustCauseCoast2Coast, and https://www.facebook.com/AJustCauseCO, https://www.facebook.com/FreetheIRP6

    Thank you for your support!

  • 01:28

    Former Alabama Senator Lowell Barron

    in Politics

    In this episode of Bringing Voices To Power I talk with one of Alabama's most powerful politicians former Senator Lowell R. Barron.  Barron is a former Democratic politician, businessman who was a member of the Alabama Senate, and represented the 8th District since 1982. He was elected President Pro Tem of the Alabama Senate from 1999 to 2007, and after having served seven terms in the state Senate, was defeated by 628 votes in the 2010 general election. Barron represented Alabama's 8th Senate district  which includes all of Jackson County and parts of Dekalb and Madison Counties. He was elected Mayor of Fyffe in 1968, a position he held until 1982, when he was first elected to the Alabama Senate. After his first year in the Senate, he was not selected as the Democratic nominee. Subsequently, he waged the state's first and only successful write-in campaign for the Alabama Legislature and won the Democratic nomination. He encourged people to write in "Lowell Barron" with the "itty bitty pencils" which his campaign distributed, and his write-in campaign still stands as one of the most successful in American history. While the Senate district contained three counties (DeKalb, Jackson and parts of Madison), he recieved write-in votes in 26 of Alabama's 67 counties.

  • 00:21

    Senator Adlai E Stevenson III

    in Politics

    If you care about the state of the world today, you will want to be sure to hear what one of our most renowned and favorite guests, Senator Adlai E. Stevenson III, has to say as he shares his thoughts on vitally important topics that impact us all.

  • “All About Gwinnett” our guest is State Senator P K Martin

    in Politics

    This week on “All About Gwinnett” our guest is State Senator P K Martin. Prior to his election to the Senate, Mr. Martin served as a member of the Lawrenceville City Council for 8 years.

    During his first year in the Senate, Mr. Martin has already made quite a name for himself. Lt. Governor Casey Cagle has stated, “During his short time in the Senate, Sen. Martin has already established himself as a respected leader who is committed to strengthening his community and our state."

  • 01:53

    Senator Kelli Ward And The New Republican Party

    in Entertainment

    Naturally there will be the "usual" stuff, if that's what you call usual. In addition, we will have Arizona State Senator Kelli Ward as a guest. Ms. Ward will tell us her thoughts on the new Republican party as well as other issues being addressed in the state legislature and her thoughts on a national level. As we always do, we'll put the real issues out front and throw the political correctness out the window. 

    The show starts at 7:30 CDT and Ms. Ward will be on-air at 8:10. Tune in and listen as the boys from Oklahoma start talking politics with the new faces in the landscape. Visit our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/tgiftheradioshow for updates and a bio on Ms. Ward.

    We look forward to the show and hearing what all of you have to say.

  • 02:02

    Oklahoma State Senator Joseph Silk

    in Politics Conservative

    Oklahoma State Senator Joseph Silk has introduced a bill that would allow religious entities or businesses “operating consistently with sincerely held religious beliefs” to operate in accordance with those beliefs without facing legal consequences for doing so. In other words, if you are a wedding photographer or a bakery and you do not wish to provide your services for a same-sex wedding, based on religious objections, then there would be no legal consequences for refusing that business. Senator Silk has been facing a firestorm from LGBT activist since he gave an interview to the New York Times about the bill. The harsh push back has come as a result of the Times story taking a partial quote where he said that LGBT people “don’t have a right to be served in every single store,” He has responded to the Times quotes by posting a statement saying “Yes I did say that homosexuals do not have the right to be served in every store, just as I do not believe that I, my family, or anyone else have the right to be served in every private business. The right to provide services should be the decision of the business owners. We need to keep our country free and stop this radical, intolerant, movement.” We'll talk about the bill and the controversy.

    Later we'll talk about some of the big stories from the past week. Don't forget about "Outrage of the Week" and "Headlines You May Have Missed". 


  • 00:29

    Congress College honors the late Senator Fred D. Thompson

    in Politics

    Congress College honors and celebrates the life of Fred Dalton Thompson. Your hosts, Elizabeth Chryst was blessed to be the Senator's friend and to work in the Senate at the time when Senator Thompson was the Senator representing the state of TN. Elizabeth shares a bit of his life with the listeners in an effort to honor Fred's life. All shows are archived on GradeGov.com under the radio tab. Happy listening.

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  • 00:57

    Conversation with Senator Bernie Sanders

    in Politics Progressive

    Senator Sanders joins us for a Progressive Conversation on where our political discussions should be going and what topics we should be including.