FNC Tucker Carlson Plastic Straws Homeless

I joined Tucker Carlson again last night on Fox News to discuss California AB 1884 which will make distributing a single use plastic straw to a customer unsolicited a violation of the Health and Safety code.

I argued that plastic pollution is a significant and serious environmental problem. I support efforts to reduce, reuse, and recycle.

Tucker then tied homelessness into the topic. He and I battled over that topic as well where he advocates punishment and I advocate rehabilitation and housing.

Here is a highlight clip and below is the full segment.

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Huge Announcement About My KGO 810 Radio Show

KGO 810

KGO 810 Radio had a big press release on Tuesday, January 16, 2018 (read below).

This is my response:

Today I honor our legendary broadcaster Ronn Owens. His voice has been an institution on the great KGO 810 for 42 years in the late morning. I am proud to now be joining the greater San Francisco Bay Area in that time slot.

Ronn was one of the first people I met when I came from the Santa Cruz market. He was warm, congenial, and very supportive in my new home on the air.

I will do my best to entertain and inform as a warmup to the new Ronn Owens Report you’ll hear every day at 12:50pm.

Together we can laugh while helping each other improve our lives and making the world a better place.

Press Release:

KGO 810 Unveils Next Generation of Talk Radio Programming Today With New Weekday On-Air Lineup

SAN FRANCISCO, CA, January 15, 2018  Cumulus Media announces that it will launch the next generation of Talk Radio programming today with the debut of a new weekday programming lineup for San Francisco Talk Radio station KGO 810.

The Ethan Bearman Show moves from its previous Noon-2pm slot on KGO 810 to air weekdays from 10am-12:50pm. At 12:50pm every weekday, KGO 810 will present the Ronn Owens Report, an eight-minute segment featuring legendary Hall of Fame KGO personality Owens’ take on the news of the day and what’s happening around the world. KGO 810 is introducing nationally known medical expert and media personality Dr. Drew Pinsky to San Francisco. Listen to Dr. Drew Midday LIVE weekdays from 1pm-3pm. More than a celebrity, Dr. Drew shares his expertise, opinions and advice with KGO 810 listeners. Rounding out the new weekday lineup is The Chip Franklin Show, which has been expanded by an hour and airs Monday through Friday from 3pm-7pm.

Mike Anthony, Operations Manager, KGO 810, said: “The Next Generation of KGO 810 in 2018 reflects the changing lifestyle and information needs of the San Francisco audience. A unique perspective and a strong point of view on politics and life is what drives talk radio in 2018. It’s rare to be able to add a trusted yet powerful voice like that of Dr. Drew Pinsky to the KGO lineup.”

Dr. Drew said: “San Francisco is the epicenter of change in the world and I’m looking forward to connecting with the people to talk about life issues, the politics of life and anything that helps listeners improve their personal situations. There is no better place than the legendary KGO 810 to engage and dialogue with San Francisco.”

For more information, visit www.kgoradio.com.

HLN – Carol Costello – Budget Deal Block

Just before my radio show on Thursday, Janiuary 18, 2018,  I joined Carol Costello on CNN’s HLN via Skype. We discussed the odds of a budget deal between the Democrats and Republicans. Plus, a take on using DACA and CHIP as a bargaining tool for Republicans. My other panelist was CNN Contributor and KABC talk radio host John Phillips

Here is a little clip.”There is no deal to be made when the President changes his mind every morning at 6am Eastern Time and tweets about it”
“You can only go so far with playing with people’s lives before people start to realize that you’re just being downright mean…”

And the full segment can be viewed here – https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B6brt0DgdZ1fQkpOZGNSbVdhRGs/view
Let me know your thoughts below!

CNN International – Budget Impasse and Immigration Tough Talk

I was back on CNN International Newsroom LA late Wednesday night, January 17, 2018. Host John Vause discussed the budget impasse facing Congress, which party will take the blame, and how a border wall plays into all of it. Joining me were fellow panelists David Siders, senior political reporter for Politico, and Lanhee Chen, research fellow at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University.

Watch the segment below and let me know your thoughts!

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CNN International – Is Trump Racist?

CNN International Newsroom LA invited me on Monday night, January 15, 2018. We discussed President Trump’s allegedly made deeply offensive remarks outrageous statements during a meeting with Congressional leaders where he a about the African continent and Haiti. Host Isha Sesay is from Sierra Leone (in Africa) and had some choice words for my fellow panelist, California Republican National Committeeman Shawn Steel.

I also, as an individual American, apologized to Africa for the offensive remarks.

Take a look at the segment below!

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HLN – Carol Costello – Oprah and Trump 25th Amendment

I joined Carol Costello on CNN’s HLN on January 8th for the first time. I went up against conservative commentator Ben Ferguson to discuss Oprah’s potential presidential run and all the 25th Amendment removal of President Trump talk floating around.

Take a look at this short clip from the appearance and let me know what you think.