Former 2nd District Republican Chairman Gary Byler was on the show Friday discussing Donald Trump (he’s the Trump Campaign Chair for Hampton Roads), Congressman Scott Rigell and some of the folks lining up already to fill his seat, and much more. You never know where the conversation will go with Gary.
Pat Cardwell, an attorney who lives in Virginia Beach, announced today he is running for the seat currently held by Congressman Scott Rigell. Rigell announced just yesterday he would not seek re-election to the seat. His website is here.
Portsmouth Sheriff Bill Watson was on the show Wednesday, January 13 to talk about an incident with Mayor Kenny Wright after City Council meeting on Tuesday. What should have been just a warning for having an expired inspection sticker turned into a felony charge against Mr. Mayor. Sheriff Watson told me how the story unfolded. Unbelievable!
Liberty University President Jerry Falwell, Jr. joins the show to talk about his recent “those Muslims” comment, which has generated controversy (at least in the view of the mainstream media).
Candidate for the presidential nomination for the Republican Party, Ohio Governor John Kasich, joins Steve Batton to discuss the campaign, including his efforts at getting on the ballot in all 50 states. He submitted the required signatures to be on the ballot in Virginia, Mar. 1.
The former congressman, flanked by former U.S. Rep. Tom Davis, former State Sen. Jeanne Marie Devolites-Davis, State Sen. Emmett Hanger, Del. Glenn Davis (no relation), and Del. Ron Villanueva, took a wide range of questions from a diverse audience about his policies and personality in this campaign to become the Republican nominee for president.
Steve traveled to the University of Richmond and has this exclusive audio of the event: