Congressman Ken Buck of Colorado's 4th Congressional District tells it like it is and tackles difficult topics and issues facing the nation. These discussions will acquaint listeners with recognized thought-leaders as Ken explores each guest’s background, including childhood memories, education, and professional experience that have all helped shape the guest and his or her worldview. Through these personal interviews, Ken will invite listeners to reconsider some of our nation’s biggest problems with the mindset that one person can change even seemingly impossible situations.
Episode 20: Rick Santorum on Faith, Principles, and Leadership
I sat down with former Senator Rick Santorum to discuss his passion for protecting unborn life, and how he has combined his faith with politics throughout his time in Senate leadership and on the presidential campaign.
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Episode 19: How Chinese propaganda works - Research from a Chinese academic
I'm joined by Dr. Weifeng Zhong, who came to understand at an early age the power of Chinese communist propaganda. He has an incredible life story and his professional journey began after learning for himself the truth of Tiananmen Square.
Episode 18: Andrew Langer - Breaking Down the Barriers to Freedom
This week on Shootin' Straight, I sat down with Andrew Langer, the president of the Institute for Liberty. Andrew and I talk about his work reining in the federal government and scaling back the regulatory regime that is so often a barrier to our personal and economic freedom.
Episode 17: How the Left Manipulates the Environmental Movement
Is the Left manipulating climate activists to push another agenda? Sure seems like it.
I sat down this week with Marc Morano, the author of "Green Fraud: Why the Green New Deal Is Even Worse Than You Think." We discussed how the Left uses the politics of fear about the environment to push radical economic and social policies.
Episode 16: Honoring the Victims of Communism
This week, I sat down with Dr. Lee Edwards of the Heritage Foundation to discuss his life's work fighting communism and giving a voice to the victims of communism.
Episode 15: The state of US-China Relations
Clyde Prestowitz, the founder and President of the Economic Strategy Institute and an expert on China's history and economy, joins us for a discussion on the real state of US-China relations. Clyde breaks down the complexities of our reliance on China, and how the free world can respond to China.
Ken will always shoot you straight!
Whew. Been a fan of Ken’s directness for a few years now. Excited to now have a podcast!
Great start to a great podcast!