Show – October 23, 2013

Segment 1

Foreign Policy. Diplomacy and Terrorism. Ambassador John Price

Ambassador John Price, appointed by President GW Bush from 2002-2005 to the Republics of Mauritius and Seychelles and the Union of Comoros. He currently serves as Resident Scholar at the University of Utah’s Hinckley Institute of Politics. He is the author of the book, “When The White House Calls.”  Ambassador Price comments on his latest trip to South America (Argentina and Brazil) with the Council of American Ambassadors and the lukewarm reception from local government officials. Ambassador Price also discusses his latest article on  the problems in North Africa (Somalia and Somaliland) and the growing threat of the youth movement Al-Shabbab and cautions …”Why Americans should be concerned,” especially after the  recent Kenyan Mall massacre…

Segment 2

Domestic Policies. Trials, Tribulations and Obamacare. Ambassador John Price

Ambassador John Price comments on the shutdown, immigration reform and Obamacare…and the implications for the Republican Party in the short and long terms. Ambassador Price’s observation that “[the government] has been completely infiltrated by community organizers, pro-government, pro-socialist, [who believe]in the re-distribution of wealth…;… we need to get back to our entrepreneurial, capitalistic system…” reflects the “fundamental transformation” of the past 5 years under the Obama Administration.

 

Segment 3

“Lessons for this Fall.” Republican strengths and weaknesses. Grover Norquist

“Grover Norquist is President of Americans for Tax Reform, an advocacy group he founded in 1985 at President Reagan’s request. Mr. Norquist chairs the Wednesday Meetings, a weekly gathering of more than 150 elected officials, political activists and movement leaders.”  We thank! Mr. Norquist who left his Meeting to speak with RARadio on the most important issues of the moment. “Tactics, goals and moving forward to capture the Senate in 2014/16 and the WH in 2016…” Mr. Norquist notes the various States that are in play and the Republican “win” possibilities, considering  the recent debut of  Obamacare and its spectacular debacle….

Segment 4

Americans for Tax Reform. Here and Abroad. Grover Norquist

Grover Norquist speaks of his organization with more than 60 “similar center right meetings in 48 states…” and the many (15) chapters abroad, in cities like Madrid, London, Rome, Milan, Vienna etc. Before concluding the interview he advises to “watch elections in VA, Chris Christie [in NJ] in this election cycle…”

Commentary. Republicans Abroad Radio. Wade Taylor, President and Owner of WSRadio

Wade Taylor, president and Owner of WSRadio and  Cynthia Dillon, host & producer of RARadio show  comment on the the 5 year old show, its mission, the memorable interviews, the topics…

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