Scott Wilfong 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 TUESDAY: Jim Maurin; La. Planned Parenthood's Melissa Flournoy; Political Consultant Scott Wilfong http://wrkf.org/post/tuesday-jim-maurin-la-planned-parenthoods-melissa-flournoy-political-consultant-scott-wilfong <p>CEO of Stirling Properties and President of TAF Jim Maurin talks with Jim about his support of the Marketplace Fairness Act, and what he's doing to make sure it's implemented in the state.</p><p>Also, GOP political consultant Scott Wilfong and Melissa Flournoy with Louisiana Planned Parenthood discuss/debate recent legislature that restricts abortion in the state, and answer a plethora of questions from listeners.</p><p></p><p> Tue, 27 May 2014 15:08:32 +0000 Jim Engster 27169 at http://wrkf.org WEDNESDAY: Rick Edmonds; Political Consultant Scott Wilfong and NCBW Chair Dr. E. Faye Williams http://wrkf.org/post/wednesday-rick-edmonds-political-consultant-scott-wilfong-and-ncbw-chair-dr-e-faye-williams <p>Vice President of Louisiana's Family Forum Rick Edmonds stops by the studio to promote Over the Edge for Adoption Event. The event, which takes place May 9th, is designed to bring awareness of the nearly 400 adoption eligible children in the state of Louisiana.</p><p>Also, Republican Political Consultant Scott Wilfong and National Chair of the National Congress of Black Women Dr. E. Faye Williams join the show to discuss and debate sports. Topic: the recent decision by NBA Commissioner &nbsp;Adam Silver to ban L.A. Clippers Owner Donald Sterling from the NBA for life, based on alleged racist remarks.</p><p></p><p> Wed, 30 Apr 2014 15:12:40 +0000 Jim Engster 25934 at http://wrkf.org TUESDAY: A Discussion of the Proposed City of St. George http://wrkf.org/post/tuesday-discussion-proposed-city-st-george <p>Jim discusses the proposal to incorporate a new city of St. George within East Baton Rouge Parish. Republican consultant Scott Wilfong is opposed to the idea.</p><p></p><p><em>&nbsp;</em></p><p><em> Mon, 09 Dec 2013 23:50:26 +0000 Jim Engster 19854 at http://wrkf.org THURSDAY: Activist Faye Williams, Political Consultant Scott Wilfong, Dr. Mike Marshall http://wrkf.org/post/thursday-activist-faye-williams-political-consultant-scott-wilfong-dr-mike-marshall <p></p><p></p><p>Activist Faye Williams, who was only blocks away from the DC Navy Yard massacre Monday, talks about that tragedy...and about President Obama's foreign policy pertaining to&nbsp;Syria. Conservative Political Consultant Scott Wilfong joins the discussion.</p><p>Baseball Legend Dr. Mike Marshall talks with Jim about the impact of pitching in the MLB.</p><p>Of Moving Colors director Garland Goodwin Wilson joins Jim to talk about "Color Me Rouge".</p><p> Wed, 18 Sep 2013 17:28:42 +0000 Jim Engster 16314 at http://wrkf.org THURSDAY: Activist Faye Williams, Political Consultant Scott Wilfong, Dr. Mike Marshall FRIDAY: Activist Dr. Faye Williams, Scott Wilfong, Author Stephanie Evanovich http://wrkf.org/post/friday-activist-dr-faye-williams-scott-wilfong-author-stephanie-evanovich <p></p><p></p><p>Dr. Faye Williams and Jim talk about fallout from the George Zimmerman verdict, and its effect on the black community.&nbsp; Conservative political consultant Scott Wilfong offers his perspective on the post-trial uproar.</p><p></p><p>Author Stephanie Evanovich on her new novel, "Big Girl Panties".</p><p></p><p><em>&nbsp;</em></p><p><em>&nbsp;</em></p><p><em>&nbsp;&nbsp;</em></p><p><em> Thu, 25 Jul 2013 16:38:23 +0000 Jim Engster 13853 at http://wrkf.org FRIDAY: Activist Dr. Faye Williams, Scott Wilfong, Author Stephanie Evanovich 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 Scott Wilfong, Buddy Leavh, Pete Goff Jr. http://wrkf.org/post/scott-wilfong-buddy-leavh-pete-goff-jr <p>GOP political consultant Scott Wilfong and former La. Democratic Party chairman Buddy Leach square off on the presidential election.</p><p>Local businessman and author Pete Goff Jr. shares from his book, "Solving America's Financial Crisis: How Greed and Deception Buried Our Heads in the Sand."</p><p> Thu, 01 Nov 2012 16:00:00 +0000 Jim Engster 2495 at http://wrkf.org