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This Week's Conversations

Monday

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.

Tuesday

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.

Wednesday

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.

Thursday

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?

Friday

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

A Wise Old Owl…

Have you ever missed the opportunity to listen to a friend, a significant other, or a co-worker? In this Op-Ed Brad Beck, author, speaker and Liberty Toastmaster, explains that our challenge is to listen respectfully to those voices who might have something important to share even if we disagree with what they have to say. Listening will help sharpen our own position and make our ideas stronger.

Just As Important As How We Vote Is That We Vote

“Just as important as how we vote is that we vote,” Ronald Reagan famously said. In this Op-Ed, author and researcher Patti Kurgan explains that the biggest take-away from the last Presidential Debate is that you must vote and not sit on the sidelines. Patti explains that our country is depending on your vote. Similarities between the two candidates are non-existent. Stand united and preserve the American Idea of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. The other choice will abolish private property and you will be controlled by elite politicians.

Episode 56: Steven Peck

Why have Democrats been so adamant in undermining and getting rid of the Electoral College?  Because the Electoral College makes it more difficult to steal an election. In this Sounding Off with Kim Monson podcast Steven Peck, Navy Medical Service Corps Officer and former School Board Director, notes that President Trump increased the number of votes from what he received in 2016 to 2020 by 8 to 9 million votes. Steven explains that President Obama lost 3 ½ million votes from his first election to his second election. Steven also shares some silver linings to the current 2020 election results.

Episode 55: Dr. Jill Vecchio

Abraham Lincoln delivered many important speeches. Two speeches that stand out were given by Lincoln when he was a young man. Lincoln was just twenty-nine when he delivered his speech to the Young Men’s Lyceum of Springfield, Illinois. In this Sounding Off with Kim Monson podcast, patriotic historian, Westpoint Graduate and former Army Ranger Ben Martin explains the importance of Lincoln’s Lyceum speech and his Peoria Speech given at Peoria, Illinois. Ben also notes the parallels of what is happening then to what is happening in America today.

Latest Shows

The COVID Disruption of Hydrocarbon Demand

Tom Petrie, oil and gas investment banking expert with Petrie Partners, explains the importance of hydrocarbons as reliable, affordable, efficient, and responsible energy and the disruption of hydrocarbon production by COVID.

The Importance of the Gettysburg Address

Dr. Allen Guelzo, expert on Lincoln and a professor at Princeton, dissects the importance of the Gettysburg Address delivered on November 19, 1863, and its relevance today.

The Affordable Housing Scam

Randal O’Toole, Antiplanner and author of American Nightmare:  How Government Undermines the Dream of Homeownership, discusses with Kim his recent article, The Affordable Housing Scam.

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