EP34. Why Are France and India Copying Pres. Trump’s Economic Agenda?
Bill begins the podcast by sharing his thoughts on the big political stories of the week and why Pres. Trump has won the debate over the NFL and anthem protests. Next, Bill discusses the latest developments out of Las Vegas and highlights Steve Wynn’s recent comments about the killer and how to prevent another attack. Then Bill talks with Mollie Hemingway about why Republicans need to seize the “Trump Moment” and get their agenda through before the upcoming elections. Finally, Joel Farkas of the American Strategy Group joins the show to explain why countries like France and India – not exactly right-wing governments – are copying Pres. Trump’s economic agenda and why no one is giving Trump credit for it.
EP33. Is Gun Control the Answer to Las Vegas?
Bill shares his thoughts on the horrific attack in Las Vegas and responds to Democrats’ calls for greater gun control. He reflects on how well President Trump and the First Lady have handled this string of catastrophes, from the hurricanes in Houston, Florida and Puerto Rico and now the mass murder in Las Vegas. Bill also shares more of his interview with Steve Wynn, one of the titans of industry in Las Vegas, and some very prescient thoughts Wynn had about the security risks Las Vegas faces and what he’s done to try and improve security at his properties.
EP32. Pres. Trump vs. the NFL
Bill talks with Robert Costa of the Washington Post about Roy Moore’s win in Alabama, the failure of the GOP to repeal Obamacare, the debut of the Republican tax reform plan and what this all means for President Donald Trump. Then, Bill continues his interview with Steve Wynn about the RNC’s record-fundraising hauls and why the Republican message continues to resonate throughout the country. Finally, Bill jumps into the NFL’s national anthem controversy with Brian Kennedy of the American Strategy Group. The two defend Trump’s position and explain why a lack of U.S. history knowledge is behind so many of our country’s problems today.
EP31. Bill’s Exclusive Interview with RNC Finance Chair Steve Wynn
Bill talks with RNC Finance Chair Steve Wynn about the RNC’s record fundraising hauls. In just the month of July, the RNC outraised the DNC by over $6 million! Then Bill talks with Laura Ingraham about her new show on Fox News and how Pres. Trump is doing so far. After that, Bill analyzes Pres. Trump’s big UN speech with Conrad Black. Finally, Bill tackles the issue of income inequality with Joel Farkas.
EP30. The Greatest Education Success Story in America Today
Bill talks with Eva Moskowitz, founder and CEO of Success Academy Charter Schools, about the incredible success of her poor, disadvantaged inner-city students. Bill also shares his own thoughts on the rapid growth of Antifa and the violent Left and how it’s creeping into mainstream politics. Then he talks with Professor John Marini about the rise of identity politics in America, why it’s so harmful to our republic and how President Trump is fighting back and trying to bring Americans together.
EP29. Can Pres. Trump Finally Solve the Immigration Problem?
Bill talks with Byron York about Pres. Trump’s decision on DACA and if the president is setting up a deal that will finally secure the border and build the wall and in return grant a pathway to legalization for the “dreamers.” Then, it’s back to school week and Bill talks with Checker Finn about the state of American education and what schools are doing the best job of lifting disadvantaged students to education excellence. Finally, Bill dives into the debate over race, monuments and American history with Joel Farkas.
EP28. Scandal Erupts When Professors Argue That All Cultures Are Not Equal
Amy Wax and Larry Alexander, professors of law at the University of Pennsylvania and the University of San Diego, respectively, wrote an op-ed recently which argued that not all cultures are equal. In response, many of their colleagues in higher education went berserk. Bill interviews Prof. Wax about the op-ed and the controversy that erupted. Then Bill talks with Congressman Ron DeSantis about his proposal to rein in the Mueller investigation and stop it from turning into a witch hunt out to get Pres. Trump. Finally, Bill and Brian Kennedy discuss how Pres. Trump has handled the major crises before him, particularly Hurricane Harvey and the continued aggression of North Korea.
EP27. Why the Left Is Wrong About Monuments, Trump and White Supremacists
Bill explains why the movement to rid the country of statues and monuments of anyone linked to slavery or the Confederacy is wrong. He also discusses why the effort to link President Trump and his supporters to white supremacists will backfire on liberals. Then Bill has a hilarious conversation with Steve Wynn about lessons learned from marriage and life.
EP26. Reflections on Charlottesville
Bill shares his thoughts on the violence and protests in Charlottesville. He explains why the police and authorities should have done more to stop the violence and how they let the protests spiral out of control. He also defends President Trump’s handling of the situation and blasts those who are trying to link Trump and conservatives to white supremacists.
EP25. Is America on the Verge of War with North Korea?
Bill shares his thoughts on the escalating situation with North Korea and the chances that Pres. Trump will launch an attack. Then Bill talks with Alan Dershowitz, one of the sharpest legal minds in the country, about the Mueller investigation and whether Mueller is out to get Pres. Trump. Bill also continues his exclusive interview with Steve Wynn. The two discuss the dangerous polarization in America today and how we can recover. Finally, Bill talks with Joel Farkas about geopolitics and the quest for world dominance by Russia, China and other countries that threaten the safety of the world.
EP24. Exclusive Interview with Secretary of Energy Rick Perry
Bill welcomes the new Secretary of Energy, Rick Perry, to the show and the two discuss the administration’s efforts to boost American energy exports, including the major announcement of a new deal to export U.S. coal to Ukraine. Bill also shares his own thoughts on the wild week in Washington politics and the selection of Gen. Kelly to be the new White House Chief of Staff. Then, Bill talks with Steve Wynn, Chairman and CEO of Wynn Resorts, about his new game-changing resort in Boston and how he continues to stay ahead of his competition.
EP23. Should Attorney General Jeff Sessions Step Down?
Bill is joined by Brian Kennedy and the two discuss the latest news regarding the GOP’s attempt to repeal Obamacare. They also debate whether or not Attorney General Jeff Sessions should resign and if Pres. Trump is handling the situation properly. Then Steve Wynn, the Finance Chair of the RNC, joins Bill to discuss the RNC’s record fundraising haul and how the party plans to build on its majorities in Congress.
EP22. Is America More Divided Now Than Ever Before?
The Senate Republican’s health care bill is now sidelined. Bill shares his thoughts on what this means for Pres. Trump’s agenda and the future of the GOP majority. Putting aside the Civil War, is America more divided now than ever before? Bill tackles that question with one of America’s great historians, Dr. Allen Guelzo. Finally, with college football season right around the corner, Bill talks with Phil Steele, the best college football expert in the country.
EP21. Are Donald Trump Jr.’s Emails Evidence of Collusion with Russia?
Bill shares his thoughts on the release of Donald Trump Jr.’s emails and what the political fallout will be. Then Bill dives into the Trump economy with Steve Moore and discusses with him whether we’ll ever see three or four percent economic growth again. Are North Korea’s latest missile launches an attempt – aided by China – to test the strength of the Trump administration? Brian Kennedy explains what’s going on with North Korea and China and how Pres. Trump should respond.
EP20. Fireworks in North Korea; Trump vs. the Media
Bill discusses the breaking news of North Korea’s successful intercontinental ballistic missile test with Gordon Chang. Then he talks with Joel Farkas about the media’s war with Pres. Trump and why Trump should not back off. Finally, Seth Leibsohn and Chris Buskirk join Bill to discuss their new book “American Greatness” and why so many “experts” underestimated Donald Trump and got the 2016 election wrong.
EP19. Pres. Trump’s Travel Ban Is Vindicated.
Bill discusses Pres. Trump’s big win before the Supreme Court after it upholds most of his travel ban. Bill also weighs in on the latest news regarding Republican efforts to repeal and replace Obamacare. Then, foreign policy expert Michael Del Rosso joins Bill to discuss the war against ISIS abroad in Mosul and Syria as well as at home in the fight against the spread of radical Islam. Finally, he talks with David French about the legal and political implications of the Supreme Court upholding the travel ban and what comes next for Trump’s immigration plan.
EP18. Does the Democratic party need to do an autopsy?
Bill opens this episode by talking about the Georgia special election and the Democratic party’s problems. Then Brian Kennedy of the American Strategy Group joins to talk about the tragic death of Otto Warmbier, what the US should do in response, and the USS Fitzgerald accident. Finally Steve Wynn joins the podcast to talk about the two people who have impressed him the most in his life.
EP17. Wind and Solar Can’t Replace Oil, Coal and Gas.
In this weeks episode, Bill talks to Mark Mills of the Manhattan Institute about the Paris Accord and why pulling out of it is a good thing for the country. He also speaks to Joel Farkas of the American Strategy Group about bringing manufacturing jobs back to America, and making trade “fair” again. Steve Wynn also joins Bill to provide his unique perspective on US relations with China.
EP16. FBI Director James Comey Testifies Before Congress
Bill and John Hinderaker sift through the media hysteria surrounding James Comey’s testimony before Congress. They also discuss the giant Obama NSA scandal that the mainstream media has ignored. Then Joel Farkas explains Trump’s “fair trade” agenda and how Canada and Mexico are exploiting NAFTA. Finally, Steve Wynn joins Bill to dispel the myth that Pres. Trump is getting pushed around by world leaders and doesn’t know what he’s doing on the world stage.
EP15. The Man Who Keeps Terrorists Awake at Night
Bill applauds Defense Sec. Jim Mattis for the administration’s strategy to annihilate ISIS, unlike Pres. Obama’s strategy to contain ISIS. Bill also weighs in on the revelation that the Manchester bomber used his student loans (after dropping out of college) to finance his terrorist and bomb training. Bill concludes his interview with Lord Conrad Black about how Trump can get his agenda back on track. Finally, Steve Wynn reveals an amazing story about his one-on-one meeting with Pres. Trump and how Trump got him involved at the RNC.
EP14. The Mass Murder in Manchester
Bill calls out the weak responses to the terrorist attack in Manchester and explains why we need to get tougher in the war against radical Islam both at home in the U.S. and abroad. Bill also dives into the latest news surrounding Pres. Trump with Lord Conrad Black, one of Trump’s earliest and staunchest defenders. Steve Wynn is now the architect of the GOP plan to keep the majority in Congress and Bill interviews him about his plans for the party and why the Democrats are verging dangerously to the left.
EP13. “Impeach Trump!” Making Sense of the Latest Democratic Hysteria.
Bill dives into the latest controversies surrounding Pres. Trump and James Comey with guest Andy McCarthy. Then Bill shares his own thoughts on the media hysteria surrounding the Trump presidency. Bill continues his conversation with Roger Robinson, architect of Reagan’s financial takedown of the Soviet Union. Finally, Bill talks with Steve Wynn about how the Republicans can move from the opposition party to the governing party.
EP12. Was Pres. Trump Right to Fire James Comey?
Bill weighs in on Pres. Trump’s decision to fire James Comey. He then talks with James Capretta about the future of health care in America and whether liberals have won the argument over universal health care. Bill dives into foreign policy with Roger Robinson, the architect of Reagan’s economic and financial takedown of the Soviet Union. Finally, he talks with Steve Wynn, the new RNC Finance Chair, to see how Republicans are doing in their efforts to keep their majorities in the House and Senate
EP11. Trump’s Next 100 Days
Bill talks with Brian Kennedy about lessons learned from Trump’s first 100 days and how he should spend his next 100. Bill shares stories about defending Trump at the Milken Global Conference in Los Angeles this week. He also talks about the war on drugs and just how far he would go to stop drug dealers. Finally, Steve Wynn shares the secrets to his success and how he’s able to continually stay ahead of his competitors.
EP10. A Conversation With the Country’s Best New Governor
Bill interviews Eric Greitens, former Navy SEAL and now Missouri Governor, about his early success in bringing jobs to Missouri. Then Bill talks with UC Berkeley professor Steve Hayward on the eve of Ann Coulter’s speech and possible riots. Finally, Steve Wynn explains a unique and creative way for Pres. Trump to persuade U.S. companies to bring their trillions of dollars of offshore profits back home.
EP9. Illegal Immigration Is Down. Does Pres. Trump Get Credit?
Immigration expert Mark Krikorian explains how Donald Trump has already helped slow illegal immigration. Bill weighs in on the tragedy that is American civic education. Brian Kennedy discusses how Pres. Trump should handle North Korea and China. Looking at the success of Republican governors, Steve Wynn explains how Republican policies are winning at the state level.
EP8. HHS Secretary Tom Price Joins Bill for an Exclusive Interview
Sec. Tom Price explains why Obamacare is collapsing and reveals that Republicans are still working behind the scenes to repeal and replace Obamacare. Then Steve Wynn explains why Republicans need to change the Senate rules so an Obamacare fix can be passed with 51 votes. Finally, Joel Farkas explains what game changing tax reform should look like.
EP7. Susan Rice and the “Unmasking” Bombshell
Bill and Byron York discuss the latest revelations surrounding Susan Rice and whether she broke the law by “unmasking” names of members of Trump’s campaign. Tom Joscelyn explains how the Trump team should handle Egypt, Syria, North Korea, and other hot spots around the world. Finally, Steve Wynn reveals what Pres. Obama did that led him to move to the Republican Party and support Donald Trump.
EP6. Pres. Trump Needs a Win
After the health care debacle, Bill explains how Pres. Trump can get some wins under his belt and start turning his poll numbers around. Brian Kennedy explains how dangerous North Korea really is and discusses how Trump can prevent the “deep state” from undermining his agenda. Finally, Steve Wynn gives an exclusive look at his job as RNC Finance Chair.
EP5. Will the GOP Plan to Fix Obamacare Fail?
Bill gives his thoughts on the GOP plan to repeal and replace Obamacare and comments on the passing of rock and roll legend Chuck Berry. Gordon Chang discusses how dangerous North Korea really is and how the U.S. should respond. Steve Wynn explains why we should be optimistic about the future of China.
EP4. The Conservative Opposition to Paul Ryan’s Obamacare Replacement
Senator Tom Cotton explains the conservative opposition to Speaker Paul Ryan’s Obamacare replacement. Bill blasts the faculty of Middlebury College for the protests turned violent. Steve Wynn explains Trump’s appeal and Brian Kennedy and Joel Farkas discuss what Trump’s economic nationalism means for everyday Americans.
EP3. Paul Ryan Says He’s Confident GOP Alternative to Obamacare Will Pass
Speaker of the House Paul Ryan explains how the GOP alternative to Obamacare works and why he’s confident it will pass. Then Steve Wynn joins Bill to discuss why Pres. Trump’s agenda will win over more union members to the Republican party. Finally, Brian Kennedy and Joel Farkas explain what Trump means by economic nationalism.
EP2. The Best Speech of President Trump’s Political Career
Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich joins Bill to discuss Pres. Trump’s address to Congress and how he blew away everyone’s – even his critics’ – expectations. Steve Wynn, new Finance Chair of the RNC, explains how Trump can win over the unions. Then, Brian Kennedy and Joel Farkas explain how America’s missile defense system is woefully unprepared to stop an attack.
EP1. Vice President Mike Pence joins Bill
Vice President Mike Pence joins Bill for an exclusive interview to kick off the new podcast. Newly appointed RNC Finance Chair Steve Wynn reveals how Pres. Trump persuaded him to help the GOP. Then, Brian Kennedy and Joel Farkas explains Trump’s “America First” agenda and what it means for national security.
The Bill Bennett Show launches Thursday February 23rd!