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This Week's Conversations


Josh Phillip and Sue Moore

Have some Chinese students attending America’s colleges and universities actually been spying for the Chinese Communist Party? How should the United States respond to the Chinese Communist Party treatment of Hong Kong? Monday Josh Phillip, investigative reporter with The Epoch Times, will share his perspective on these questions. Plus Sue Moore with the Republican Liberty Caucus of Colorado will update us with what is happening at the Colorado State Legislature now that they have reconvened.


Kevin Lundberg and Chris Cantwell

Last week the Colorado State Legislature reconvened. Tuesday former State Senator and author of the Lundberg Report, Kevin Lundberg, joins me. He’ll explain how in three short days this legislature silenced the people’s voices, began planning to eliminate the senior and disabled veteran’s property tax exemption and voted for a pay raise for State Senators. Plus Chris Cantwell with Transworld Business Advisors updates us on the current business market.


Andrew Roise and Tim McCormack

Is Colorado “re-opened?” Wednesday Reopen Colorado creator, Andrew Roise, joins me. Andrew was talking with his wife about the shut down of Colorado’s businesses. She challenged Andrew to do something about it. He did. What began as a Facebook page on April 13, 2020, now has 25,000 followers. What are the next steps for Reopen Colorado? Plus Tim McCormack, District Attorney candidate for Adams County, will explain the importance of District Attorneys, particularly in light of the recent rioting in our communities.


Kim Ransom

Follow the money! Now that the Colorado State Legislature has reconvened they must make hard decisions regarding Colorado’s finances. Government closed down businesses for a lengthy period of time which meant that businesses were not operating nor generating state sales tax revenue. Thursday Colorado State Representative and member of the Joint Budget Committee, Kim Ransom, will help us “follow the money!” What’s on the chopping block? What’s not?


Bentley Rayburn, Lorne Levy and Karen Levine

Seventy-six years ago June 6, 1944, D-Day, the Allies embarked upon the liberation of western Europe from the tyrannical clutches of Adolph Hitler and his National Socialist German Workers party, the Nazis. The battle was fierce. The water at Omaha Beach was red with the blood of American soldiers. Against such significant odds, how did Gen. Ike Eisenhower and the Allies create a plan to succeed? Friday retired Air Force Major General Bentley Rayburn joins me to explain what happened that historic day.

Featured Articles

Are Deaths of Despair Surpassing Covid19 Deaths?

Are deaths of despair surpassing COVID-19 deaths? In this Op-Ed Pam Long, graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point, U.S. Army Veteran and former Medical Intelligence Officer, analyzes the data regarding deaths of despair which are fatalities that increase with the rise in unemployment.

Standing Up for Rural Colorado

It’s been said that some of the finest people and places just can’t be seen from the paved road. In this Op-Ed Rachel Gabel, longtime agriculture writer and assistant editor of The Fence Post magazine, questions why the current Colorado legislature and governor are waging a thinly veiled assault on Colorado’s fourth largest industry, agriculture.

Episode 38: Chris Cantwell

Politicians, Bureaucrats and Interested Parties (PBIs) reacted to the COVID-19/Wuhan Virus by using bureaucratic power to shut down businesses which put enormous stress on small to midsize main street businesses. In rushed Congress with the CARES Act and the Paycheck Protection Program. Now those small businesses that participated have unclear strings attached that may make it difficult to sell their businesses. In this podcast Chris Cantwell with Transworld Business Advisors and Kim kick the tires on a suggested solution.

Episode 37: Dr. Jill Vecchio

Yes we can fix healthcare! Dr. Jill Vecchio was one of the few individuals in America (Congress included) who actually read PPACA, the Patient Protection and Unaffordable Care Act aka Obamacare. Dr. Jill is an expert in healthcare policy. In this podcast she shares how healthcare became such a mess and her Ten-Point Plan to fix it.

Latest Shows

UNMASKED 2020:  Colorado’s Radical Left Turn and a Warning to America

Kevin Lundberg, former Colorado State Senator, reveals the book, “UNMASKED 2020:  Colorado’s Radical Left Turn and a Warning to America.” Chris Dorsey, renowned sportsman and founding partner of Dorsey Pictures, discusses the Colorado Grey Wolf Reintroduction ballot question. 

Trump Takes on China

Guest Helen Raleigh, Senior Contributor to The Federalist and immigrant from China, reviews two key articles she authored. Hal Van Herke talks about his family owned business, Castlegate Specialty Knives, citing it is founded on traditional values. 

Single Family Home Ownership is a Right

Guest Randal O’Toole, urban land use and transportation expert and blogger ( reveals his beginnings in environmental activism. Matt Durkin, District Attorney candidate for Jefferson and Gilpin counties, joins Kim to discuss the sharp increase of crime throughout the Denver metro area. 

Safeguarding American Interests Against the Chinese Communist Party

Guest Josh Philipp, investigative reporter with The Epoch Times and host of The China Report, examines current events regarding the Chinese Communist Party, CCP. Laura Perrotta, President and CEO of the American Highway Users Alliance, explains how the Trump administration is working to get you to your destination faster. 

Censorship Culture

Greg Lopez and Kim continue their conversation regarding citizens choosing what the future holds for Colorado. Rachel Gabel with The Fence Post explains how recent Governor Polis appointments to agricultural boards will highly impact the rural community, especially the local, family owned farm.


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WWII Veteran, Jody Lander, was involved in three of the major battles in the European theater during WWII: D-Day, Operation Market Garden and Battle of the Bulge.