Blogs

  • William Galston: Utah Shows the Way on Gay Rights

    William Galston writing in the Wall Street Journal about an interesting compromise in Utah on gay rights and freedom of religion and expression: http://www.wsj.com/articles/william-a-galston-utah-shows-the-way-on-gay-rights-1426633856 Brought to you by www.billbennett.com

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  • Talking Defense Spending With John McCain

    Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee John McCain joined me to open the third hour of the show today: Audio: 03-20hhs-mccain Transcript: HH: The longest range story is whether or not we're going to fund the Pentagon. And at the tip of that spear is Senator John McCain from…

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  • Talking Defense Spending With Lindsey Graham

    South Carolina Senator Lindsey Graham opened the show today talking about the combined efforts of House and Senate Republicans to break the sequester cap on the Pentagon: Audio: 03-20hhs-graham Transcript: HH: I begin this program with the United States Senator from South Carolina, and soon, I think, to be a…

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  • FEDS SUPPORTING MILLIONS WHO’VE BEEN DEAD FOR DECADES

    FEDS SUPPORTING MILLIONS WHO’VE BEEN DEAD FOR DECADES

    Recently, figures from Washington seemed to indicate some remarkably good news: with the increase in life expectancy, Social Security now handles 6.5 million Americans who are 112 years old or older! This is absolutely amazing, since more accurate numbers show only 42 individuals in the entire world who are actually…

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  • WHO GAINS BY PEDDLING IDEA OF “RACIAL CRISIS”?

    WHO GAINS BY PEDDLING IDEA OF “RACIAL CRISIS”?

    Is America in 2015 facing a crisis regarding racism? Major forces in the corporate world apparently want you to think so. Starbucks Coffee has combined with USA Today to launch “Race Together” in order to force unsuspecting readers and coffee consumers to face difficult questions about discrimination and oppression. The…

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  • Just In Case You Are Wondering…

    Just In Case You Are Wondering…

    Friday's third hour, Hugh's interview with Fred Barnes, in which Hugh said something about some team from somewhere in the state just east of Indiana, and referred to the mighty Bulldogs of Butler as “puppies,” is proof that what Hugh knows about college basketball can be contained the smallest thimble…

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  • WORKING TOWARD RECOVERY

    WORKING TOWARD RECOVERY

    On January 31st, I sent an open letter to my “radio family” about my throat cancer and the course of treatments that would take me off the air for some time as I recovered. The response from listeners was overwhelming and deeply touching: we heard from literally thousands of people,…

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  • Tom Ricks On Reforming Defense Spending

    Foreign Policy's Tom Ricks joined me to talk defense spending on today's show: Audio: 03-19hhs-ricks Transcript: HH: So pleased to welcome back Thomas E. Ricks. He's covered the United States Military for 20 years for the Wall Street Journal and the Washington Post, the author of five books. In fact,…

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  • Malcolm “Steve” Forbes – Rebecca Costa

    Malcolm “Steve” Forbes – Rebecca Costa

    Malcolm Stevenson “Steve” Forbes Jr. is an American publishing executive who was a candidate for the nomination of the Republican Party for president in 1996 and 2000. He is Chairman and Editor-in-Chief of Forbes, the nation's leading business magazine, which has a circulation of more than 900,000. Forbes is the…

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