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This Week's "Your Turn" Radio Show Lineup

Join CFIF Corporate Counsel and Senior Vice President Renee Giachino today from 4:00 p.m. CDT to 6:00 p.m. CDT (that’s 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. EDT) on Northwest Florida’s 1330 AM/99.1FM WEBY, as she hosts her radio show, “Your Turn: Meeting Nonsense with Commonsense.” Today’s guest lineup includes:

4:00 CDT/5:00 pm EDT: Ross Marchand, Director of Policy at the Taxpayers Protection Alliance: U.S. Postal Service;

4:15 CDT/5:15 pm EDT: Quin Hillyer, Associate Editor of the Washington Examiner and Nationally Recognized Authority on the American Political Process: the Decline of the Humanities and the Rise of Prejudices;

4:30 CDT/5:30 pm EDT: Ashton Hayward, III, President of Andrews Research & Education Foundation: AREF's Mission and Projects;

4:45 CDT/5:45 pm EDT: Myron Ebell, Director…[more]

February 18, 2019 • 07:26 pm
2nd Amendment Restrictionists Don’t Possess the Moral High Ground

2nd Amendment Restrictionists Don’t Possess the Moral High Ground

Those who would restrict firearms possession would thereby curtail Americans’ inherent, natural right to defend themselves and their property.

Changing Reality With Words

Changing Reality With Words

A liberal Democrat was once someone seen as a free thinker. But "progressive" implies that one is more action-orientated and has an evolutionary agenda, not just a methodology.

Low Taxes Are the Best Sweetheart Deal

Low Taxes Are the Best Sweetheart Deal

Lawmakers in several states, including Massachusetts and New York, are acting like embittered suitors.

GOP Pounces by Allowing Democrats to Vote on Their Own Idea

GOP Pounces by Allowing Democrats to Vote on Their Own Idea

You don't wean America off its affordable and predominant energy sources without reinventing the entire economy through authoritarian intrusions and enormous economic pain.

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