Trey Ourso http://wrkf.org en THURSDAY: Political Consultants Trey Ourso & Scott Wilfong; Novelist Alan Furst "Midnight in Europe" http://wrkf.org/post/thursday-political-consultants-trey-ourso-scott-wilfong-novelist-alan-furst-midnight-europe <p>Former Executive Director of the Louisiana Democratic Party Trey Ourso and GOP political consultant Scott Wilfong discuss and debate Jindal's recent executive orders to withdraw Louisiana from the Common Core standards and federally subsidized standardized tests. And, the phone lines light up.</p><p>Novelist Alan Furst&nbsp;joins the show for last segment to discuss his latest novel <em>Midnight in Europe</em>. The novel, which has received&nbsp;praise from authors like Erik Larson (<em>Devil in the White City</em>), is a suspenseful, romantic, and richly rendered novel of spies and secret operatives in Paris and New York, in Warsaw and Odessa, on the eve of World War II.</p><p></p><p> Thu, 19 Jun 2014 15:11:02 +0000 Jim Engster 28228 at http://wrkf.org WEDNESDAY: Jeff Landry, Political Consultants Scott Wilfong and Trey Ourso, The Manship Theatre http://wrkf.org/post/wednesday-jeff-landry-political-consultants-scott-wilfong-and-trey-ourso-manship-theatre <p>Former U.S. Congressman Jeff Landry talks about his career after Congress, and what political activities he's been up to since exiting the U.S. House</p><p>Jim talks with Republican consultant Scott Wilfong, and Democratic consultant Trey Ourso,&nbsp;about Governor Bobby Jindal's statewide tour and recent statements by Mr. Jindal that the GOP "needs to stop bed-wetting" and "kick around the other guys".</p><p>John Kaufman, with the <a href="http://manshiptheatre.org" target="_blank">Manship Theatre</a>, discusses the Flamenco Rouge performance tonight. Performers Lena and Chris Jacome join in.</p><p></p><p> Tue, 18 Jun 2013 16:45:11 +0000 Jim Engster 12151 at http://wrkf.org Guests Weigh In On Vice Presidential Debate; Local Designer Returning to TV http://wrkf.org/post/guests-weigh-vice-presidential-debate-local-designer-returning-tv <p>Ben Bagert, former State Senator and Louisiana campaign manager for Bob Dole, and democratic political consultant Trey Ourso give their opinions and grade the Vice Presidential debate between Vice President Biden and Rep. Ryan.</p><p>Local fashion designer and former Project Runway contestant Anthony Ryan talks with Jim and discusses his return to television for another chance to win in a new season of Project Runway: All-Stars. Jeanne Triche joins alongside to discuss her efforts in maintaining and contributing to the LSU Costume &amp; Tetile Museum.</p><p> Fri, 12 Oct 2012 21:48:07 +0000 Jim Engster 7024 at http://wrkf.org