Watchdog Podcast: Sanctuary cities, immigration reform and the out-of-control EPA

By   /  August 28, 2015  /  Accountability, Commentary, Federal Government, Immigration, Issues, National, Podcast, Power Abuse, State Government, WatchBlog, Watchdog Radio  /  No Comments

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A look at some recent comments made by Republican governors about one key aspect of the immigration debate: what to do about sanctuary cities.

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Watchdog Podcast: Who said it: Donald Trump or Bernie Sanders?

By   /  August 14, 2015  /  Commentary, Federal Government, Issues, National, Podcast, Politics & Elections, State Government, WatchBlog, Watchdog Radio  /  No Comments

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On this edition of the Watchdog Podcast, Eric Boehm and Steve Greenhut play a little game called “Who Said It?” featuring comments from Donald Trump and U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, D-Vermont.

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Watchdog Podcast: The first GOP presidential debate, and a major debt crisis in Puerto Rico

By   /  August 7, 2015  /  Accountability, Federal Government, Issues, National, Podcast, Politics & Elections, Watchdog Radio  /  No Comments

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Will Swaim and Eric Boehm try to make some sense of Thursday’s debate on this week’s edition of the Watchdog Podcast. Did Trump show that he deserves to be the frontrunner? Can any of these candidates really deliver on the promise of smaller government and controlled spending in Washington?

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Watchdog Podcast: California won’t get broken up, Tesla gets paid for doing nothing and Houston is the next Detroit

By   /  July 24, 2015  /  Accountability, Alaska, California, Federal Government, First Amendment, Issues, National, Pennsylvania, Podcast, Politics & Elections, State Budgets, State Government, Texas, WatchBlog  /  No Comments

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Watchdog Podcast: [Ep 93] California won’t get broken up, Tesla gets paid for doing nothing and Houston is the next Detroit

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Watchdog Podcast: A political witch hunt in Wisconsin comes to an end

By   /  July 17, 2015  /  Accountability, Commentary, First Amendment, Issues, Judiciary, Podcast, Politics & Elections, State Budgets, State Government, Watchdog Radio  /  No Comments

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The Wisconsin Supreme Court brought an end to the three-year John Doe saga – a politically-motivated witch hunt in the Badger State targeting conservative individuals and groups that backed Gov. Scott Walker during his recall campaign in 2012.

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Watchdog Podcast: Sanctuary cities, Donald Trump and another taxpayer-funded solar energy failure

By   /  July 10, 2015  /  Budget and Spending, Commentary, Education Blog, Energy and Environment, Federal Government, Issues, National, News, Podcast, Politics & Elections, State Budgets, State Government, Watchdog Radio  /  No Comments

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On this week’s Watchdog Podcast, a tragic event in San Francisco has started a national conversation about so-called “sanctuary cities” where federal immigration laws are effectively voided.

And Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump (yes, those words still seem odd to put together) has stepped into the spotlight by voicing some strong opinions on how to address the immigration problem. Perhaps because of that, he’s now leading in some national polls of the Republican primary (and those words are even more odd).

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