U.S. Senate http://wrkf.org en MONDAY: Longtime Political Consultant Raymond Strother http://wrkf.org/post/monday-longtime-political-consultant-raymond-strother <p>Today on The Jim Engster Show, longtime political consultant Raymond Strother&nbsp;joins us for the full hour to discuss the upcoming U.S. Senate battle: Democrats v. Republicans. Considered the father of modern political consulting, Strother's&nbsp;former clients include Bill Clinton, Al Gore, and Gary Hart. He predicts a Landrieu&nbsp;victory in the Louisiana Senate election coming up this November; talks on how campaigns strategically target gender; and even chimes in on Governor Bobby Jindal's&nbsp;bid for the presidency.</p><p></p><p> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 15:07:18 +0000 Jim Engster 29357 at http://wrkf.org THURSDAY: Senate Candidate Rob Maness, NPR's Carl Kasell. LSU's Dr. Jeff Keuhny http://wrkf.org/post/thursday-senate-candidate-rob-maness-nprs-carl-kasell-lsus-dr-jeff-keuhny <p></p><p></p><p>Jim talks with U.S. Senate candidate Rob Maness about goings-on in Washington DC and his run for Mary Landrieu&#39;s Senate seat.</p><p>From the archives: Jim&#39;s&nbsp; September 2011 chat with NPR&#39;s Carl Kasell. Carl will be live at the River Center tonight with &quot;Wait Wait...Don&#39;t Tell Me!&quot;</p><p>Dr. Jeff Keuhny, with LSU&#39;s Burden Horticultural Center, talks about merging the LSU College of Agriculture with the LSU AgCenter, and the annual Corn Maze at the Burden Center.</p><p></p><p><em>&nbsp;</em></p><p><em> Wed, 25 Sep 2013 19:33:26 +0000 Jim Engster 16628 at http://wrkf.org THURSDAY: Senate Candidate Rob Maness, NPR's Carl Kasell. LSU's Dr. Jeff Keuhny TUESDAY: GOP Senate Candidate Rob Maness, Biographer David Meyer http://wrkf.org/post/tuesday-gop-senate-candidate-rob-maness-biographer-david-meyer <p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p>Jim talks with St. Tammany Parish business man and farmer Rob Maness, who is running for U.S. Senate in 2015 against incumbent Mary Landrieu and fellow GOP contender Congressman Bill Cassidy.</p><p>Author David Meyer talks about his book, "The Bee Gees", a biography of the pop group who sold nearly a quarter-billion records worldwide.</p><p></p><p><em> Mon, 05 Aug 2013 15:21:04 +0000 Jim Engster 14304 at http://wrkf.org TUESDAY: GOP Senate Candidate Rob Maness, Biographer David Meyer