Colonel Rob Maness, head of Gator PAC, and attorney Mike Wolf, longtime leader of the Louisiana Libertarian Party, square off on state and national politics as the governor’s election is ten days away and President Trump faces an impeachment inquiry. Chicago Chef Iliana Regan, the first author of a cookbook to be longlisted for the National Book Award since Julia Child in 1980, talks about her odyssey which includes alcohol abuse and settling into a sexuality not always cohesive with her native Indiana. Women of Wrestling star Stephy Slays notes her rise at age 22 as a standout in the leading women’s professional wrestling organization. Jamie Setze, Executive Director of the Capital Region Planning Commission, encourage citizens to watch for the upcoming travel survey in the mail.
Pollster Bernie Pinsonat and Political Consultant Mary Patricia Wray look at the Louisiana gubernatorial primary slated five weeks from Saturday. Former MVP and two-time Cy Young winner Denny McLain reviews the world of pitching in the Major League with hurlers no longer completing games and two former Tigers dominating the mound for other teams, Justin Verlander and Max Scherzer.
Former aide to President Trump, Sebastian Gorka, on immigration and foreign policy issues and their effect on the midterm elections. Baseball legend Denny McLain on the 2018 World Series and Boston's opening win at Fenway Park over the Dodgers. Washington Post National Security Correstpondent Greg Miller, winner of the Pulitzer Prize, on the Trump Administration and its handling of Russia.
Baseball great Denny McLain recalls his HOF Manager Ted Williams, a great player, a lousy manager and a complex person. The 100th anniversary of the birth of Ted Williams is Thursday. Fred Hickman, anchorman for Channel 33 in Baton Rouge for the past three years and a legendary sportscaster, is leaving the Louisiana Capital for a post in the Washington D.C. area. Mark Ballard joins to discuss the impacts of banning anti-gun banks on interest rates for Louisiana infrastructure construction.
Dennis Slocumb of the International Union of Police Associations reacts to the firing of BR Police Officer Blane Salamoni, who fired six shots that took the life of Alton Sterling. Baseball Legend Denny McLain on the 50th anniversary of his 31-6 season and the first week of Major League action. Author Kim Brophey on the importance of dogs in the lives of Americans.