• That Question

    Hugh made news yesterday asking Ted Cruz and Rick Santorum if they would attend a loved one's same-sex marriage ceremony. Both seemed to stumble. Can't blame them, it is one heck of a difficult question, balancing moral conviction and individual love, balancing social order with individual conviction, and balancing very…

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  • Senator Rick Santorum On Iran Deal Etc

    Senator Rick Santorum joined me on today's show: Audio: 04-16hhs-santorum Transcript: HH: I go from Senator Ted Cruz to Senator Rick Santorum, former Senator from the great state of Pennsylvania, how hard it is for me to say that, but I do get it out once in a while. Senator…

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  • Senator Ted Cruz On Iran Deal Etc

    Senator Ted Cruz joined me on today's show: Audio: 04-16hhs-cruz Transcript: HH: Joined now by United States Senator Ted Cruz. Senator Cruz, welcome back to the Hugh Hewitt Show. TC: Hugh, always great to be with you. HH: I've got a lot to cover. I want to start, though, on…

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  • Well, That Did Not Take Long

    When Rubio announced Monday, in what was to my mind the best announcement speech I have heard in a bunch of cycles, I wondered how long it would be until the Mormon bomb dropped. For the Cleveland Browns fans out there (wink, wink, nudge, nudge), as a boy, Rubio's parents…

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  • Chairman Trey Gowdy On Benghazi Investigation

    Chairman Trey Gowdy, who heads the House Select Committee on Benghazi, joined me in the first hour today: Audio: 04-15hhs-gowdy Transcript: HH: It's also South Carolina day on the Hugh Hewitt Show. I began with Senator Lindsey Graham, pleased to welcome now Congressman Trey Gowdy. He's chairman of the House…

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  • 30 Interviews

    Since January 1, I have conducted 30 interviews with would-be GOP presidential nominees. More will follow today. They are available at the “Transcripts” page including yesterday's three with Governor Christie, Senator Rubio and Carly Fiorina. That was my first “three-fer” but perhaps there will be more. I point out that…

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  • Winning A War Takes More Than Beating An Enemy.

    In Iraq, “the Surge” managed to finally defeat the enemy forces and yet upon our departure Iraq has turned into a hot mess. We won the Cold War and defeated the Soviet Union and yet except for somewhat altered rhetoric, Russia today looks an awfully lot like the USSR of…

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