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Jeff Santos Show 3/26/15

GUESTS FOR THURSDAY MARCH 26, 2015: Possible Terrorism In European Plane Crash?... And It's Transportation Thursday! Details coming out seem to show that the co-pilot of the downed German plane locked his pilot out of the cockpit and intentionally crashed the plane. What are your thoughts about the possible implications? Former Congressman Joe Sestak will hep analyze the latest on this story.

- Joe Sestak, Former Pennsylvania Congressman and Retired 3-Star Navy Admiral who is currently running for Senate in Pennsylvania in the 2016 election against incumbent Pat Toomey. More info at JoeSestak.com.

- John Businger, former Massachusetts State Rep, representing the Town of Brookline for 28 years. Chief Advocate for the Boston North-South Station Rail Link.

- Jerry Austin, award-winning political consultant based in Ohio. Jerry was the campaign manager for the Rev. Jesse Jackson's 1988 Presidential run.

- Herb Boyd, journalist, educator, author, and activist based in New York. His articles appear regularly in the "Amsterdam News", and have won him three 1st-place awards from the New York Association of Black Journalists. He teaches black studies at the City College of New York and the College of New Rochelle.

And Listener calls.

Jeff Santos Show 3/25/15

GUESTS FOR WEDNESDAY MARCH 25, 2015: The Strategists Look At Ted Cruz, Elizabeth Warren & The GOP Relationship With Israel! What do you think about the way the 2016 Presidential Election is shaping up right now? The Strategists will be looking at Senator Cruz throwing his hat into the ring for the 2016 Presidential Election this week, and the big media pressure for Senator Elizabeth Warren to run...do you think it's the right time for her?

  • Kristen Crowell, of United Working Families (UWF) and the Garcia for Chicago Mayor Campaign. The UWF will be holding a rally tomorrow (Thursday March 26th, 6-8pm Chicago Time, 333 S. Ashland, Chicago) with candidate Chuy Garcia. INFO at www.UnitedWorkingFamilies.org.
  • The Strategists!, Jerry Austin, award-winning political consultant and Campaign Manager for the Rev. Jesse Jackson's 1988 Presidential Campaign, together with Brad Bannon political pollster, strategist, commentator and blogger for USNews, and back this week after a brief hiatus, long-time political operator and former Carter Administration staffer, Earl Bender.
  • Jim Warren, Washington D.C. Bureau Chief for the New York Daily News and former Managing Editor for the Chicago Tribune.

And Listener Calls!

Jeff Santos Show 3/24/15

GUESTS FOR TUESDAY MARCH 24, 2015: Former EU Ambassador John Bruton with a comparison between the EU & The U.S.! What are the similarities and differences in dealing with Climate Change? Secondary Education? Health Care? Is there anything they're doing in Europe that we could or should apply here in the U.S.?

  • John Bruton, former EU Ambassador to the United States; former Prime Minister or Taoiseach of Ireland.
  • Jim Moran (D-VA),  a former U.S. Congressman representing Virginia's 8th congressional district which includes the cities of Falls Church and Alexandria, all of Arlington County, and a portion of Fairfax County.

And Listener Calls!

Jeff Santos Show 3/23/15

GUESTS FOR MONDAY MARCH 23, 2015: Elizabeth Warren's "Cause" & The Robin Hood Tax Campaign! Do you think the Robin Hood tax is a good idea? Should wealthy people be taxed more?

- John Nichols, Washington Correspondent for the Nation Magazine and co-author of the book Dollarocracy, How the Money and Media Election Complex is Destroying America

- Ellen Clegg, Editorial interim Editor for the Boston Globe will be talking about her article Elizabeth Warren's cause, Ferguson's 'powder keg' and more.

- Joe Sestak, Former three star Navy admiral and PA congressman currently running for the senate. He is walking across Pennsylvania for accountable leadership in the U.S. Senate.

- Michael Tikili, National field organizer for Health GAP and a member of the Robin Hood Tax Campaign.

Jeff Santos Show 3/18/15

GUESTS FOR WEDNESDAY MARCH 18, 2015 ON THE JEFF SANTOS SHOW: Green Day Wednesday! Weekly Political Strategy Roundtable! Al Gore for President?Would Al Gore be a good presidential candidate in 2016? Would he run? What could mean for dealing with Climate Change? and moving to a cleaner, greener economy? It's Green Day Wednesday!!

- Rona Fried, founder of SustainableBusiness.com with the latest environmental and green economy news.

- The Strategists!, Jerry Austin, award-winning political consultant and Campaign Manager for the Rev. Jesse Jackson's 1988 Presidential Campaign, together with Brad Bannon political pollster, strategist, commentator and blogger for USNews.

- Jim Warren, Washington D.C. Bureau Chief for the New York Daily News and former Managing Editor for the Chicago Tribune.

And Listener Calls!

Jeff Santos Show 3/17/15

GUESTS FOR TUESDAY MARCH 17, 2015: HAPPY SAINT PATRICK'S DAY!! GO GREEN!!! Do you think Elizabeth Warren should run for President or stay in the Senate? Join the Conversation! Call toll-free The Chicago Mayor's Race! Should Elizabeth Warren Run For President?

- Keron Blair, United Working Families to discuss the Chicago Mayoral Race and the Garcia campaign.

- Gary Ritterstein, Advisor to the Ready for Warren Campaign.

- Alan Elsner, Vice President of Communications at J Street.

And YOUR calls too...

Jeff Santos Show 3/13/15

GUESTS FOR FRIDAY MARCH 13, 2015 ON THE JEFF SANTOS SHOW: Between Hillary's private email account and the GOP Senators letter to the Ayatollah, both sides are making political hey! How serious do you think this all is?

- Jim Dean, Chair, Democracy for America (DFA).

- Annie Linskey, National Political Reporter for the Boston Globe.

- Brian Bilello, President of the New England Revolution joins Jeff to talk about the upcoming season...

And Listener calls!

Jeff Santos Show 3/12/15

GUESTS FOR THURSDAY MARCH 12, 2015 ON THE JEFF SANTOS SHOW:

- John Businger, former MA state Rep (D-Brookline, serving for 28 years!) and chief advocate for the Boston North-South Station Rail Link

- Jerry Austin, long-time political consultant, based in Ohio. Former Campaign Manager for the Rev. Jesse Jackson's 1988 Presidential Campaign.

- Herb Boyd, journalist, educator, author, and activist based in New York. His articles appear regularly in the "Amsterdam News", and have won him three 1st-place awards from the New York Association of Black Journalists. He teaches black studies at the City College of New York and the College of New Rochelle.

And Listener Calls!

Jeff Santos Show 1/15/15

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GUESTS FOR THURSDAY JANUARY 15, 2015 ON THE JEFF SANTOS SHOW: Transportation Thursday! Still Talking About The Idea Of Free College Tuition & Infrastructure Investments If Olympics Come To Boston! Do you think of "Free" college tuition as an investment or a tax boondoggle?

- Jim Repass, Chairman, President & CEO of the National Corridors Initiative. New Hampshire Rail. Idea of the 2024 Summer Olympics coming to Boston with respect to transportation infrastructure and the North-South Station Rail Link.

- David Paleologos, Director of the Suffolk University Political Research Center. What's going on in the world of political polling? Anything new in the 2016 Presidential races? When will we start hearing a lot more about 2016 political polls?

- Herb Boyd, American journalist, educator, author, and activist based in New York. His articles appear regularly in the "Amsterdam News", and have won him three 1st-place awards from the New York Association of Black Journalists. Boyd has been inducted into both the Literary Hall of Fame for Writers of African Descent and the Madison Square Garden Hall of Fame as a journalist. He teaches black studies at the City College of New York and the College of New Rochelle. Weekly Regular Guest - Selma, Free College Tuition, Should the President have gone to the Charlie Hebdo raolly in France?

- John Businger, Former Massachusetts State Rep for 28 years - serving from the Town of Brookline. He is the Chief advocate for the Boston North-South Station Rail Link and a long-time Voting rights champion. Transportation Thursday. What about the Governor's new pick for Transit Head in Massachusetts? She's a gas tax proponent but what can we expect from her?

And YOUR calls too...

Jeff Santos Show 1/13/15

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GUESTS FOR TUESDAY JANUARY 13, 2015 ON THE JEFF SANTOS SHOW: Free College Tuition For Community College? Is It Time To Invest In The Secondary Education Of All Americans? Do you agree with President Obama's push for free community college education?

- Brad Bannon, CEO, Bannon Communications Research, a Democratic political consulting and polling firm. He is a pollster, blogger, and fill-in radio host on the Leslie Marshall show. You can read his commentaries at www.USNews.com. Politics, Paris and Free Education! Read Brad's latest U.S. News Piece: The Police, Immigration and the Racial Divide - Polls on the police treatment of minorities and public approval of Obamacare reflect the ongoing racial split in this country.

- Robert Kraig, Executive Director Citizen Action of Wisconsin [Website: http://www.citizenactionwi.org] Checking in on Wisconsin politics and the north coast perspective on what's going on in Washington and as the 2016 Elections begin to take shape. Robert will also talk about how Wisconsin Governor Scott "Walker Putting At Risk Health Coverage for Over 150,000 Wisconsinites".

And YOUR calls too...

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