Americans For Prosperity-Virginia Talks 2018 Legislative Agenda

J.C. Hernandez, state director of Americans for Prosperity – Virginia (AFP-VA), and Lauren Toomey, deputy director, joined J.R. on the podcast to talk about AFP, their legislative priorities, and grassroots engagement for 2018.

David Poole, Executive Director, Virginia Public Access Project

J.R. interviews David Poole, executive director of the Virginia Public Access Project (VPAP). David describes VPAP and how they have grown into the central source for political data in Virginia.

Santa Claus

Joining J.R. for a very special holiday episode to close out 2017 is our good friend, Santa Claus! Santa gives us straight answers about what’s going on at the North Pole with the elves, reindeer, how he prepares for the big day, working with North American Air Defense, and more!

Dr. Alice Louise Kassens on the Health of the Virginia Economy

Dr. Alice Lousie Kassens, John S. Shannon Professor of Economics at Roanoke College and Senior Analyst for the Institute for Policy and Opinion Research gives an overview of the Virginia economy as we close out 2017.

Patrick Wilson, political reporter, Richmond Times-Dispatch

Patrick Wilson, a political reporter for The Richmond Times-Dispatch, talks about the journalism profession and covering politics in Virginia.

John Whitbeck on the state of the Virginia GOP

John Whitbeck, chairman of The Republican Party of Virginia, chats with J.R. about the clear message voters sent November 8 when they delivered a resounding defeat to the GOP. Republican candidates have lost ten straight statewide contests since 2012, and Whitbeck explains how the GOP needs to change.

Mary Jones, Republican Candidate for Congress, VA-2

Mary Jones, a Republican candidate for Congress in Virginia’s 2nd Congressional District, joins J.R. to talk about her background and candidacy.

Advancing Technology in Virginia with Gabe Venturi and Wayne Ozmore

From artificial intelligence to drones, broadband to wifi, workforce development to public safety, and much more, Gabe Venturi and Wayne Ozmore come on the show to talk about the current state of technology in Virginia, how it’s advancing, and some things to consider.

2017 Virginia Election Recap with Dr. Quentin Kidd, Director, CNU Wason Center

Dr. Quentin Kidd, Director of Christopher Newport University’s Judy Ford Wason Center for Public Policy explains the 2017 Virginia Election.

2017 Virginia Election Preview with Gov. Jim Gilmore and Norman Leahy

Governor Jim Gilmore and Norman Leahy join J.R. Hoeft to break down, preview and predict the results of the 2017 Virginia General Election.

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