Politics http://wrkf.org en THURSDAY: Gus Weill, Rudy Macklin, & J. Boyce Gleason http://wrkf.org/post/thursday-gus-weill-rudy-macklin-j-boyce-gleason-1 <p>Jim Engster interviews political consultant, Gus Weill about former Governor Edwin Edwards possible run for the 6th congressional district.&nbsp; Former LSU basketball player Rudy Macklin and current Director of the Governor's Council on Physical Fitness &amp; Sports talks about the Golden Gloves boxing program.&nbsp; Author J. Boyce Gleason discusses his book, "Anvil of God."</p><p> Thu, 20 Feb 2014 16:33:22 +0000 Jim Engster & Jim Engster 22811 at http://wrkf.org TUESDAY: Tamar Jacoby, Rev. Steve Crump & Rev. David Diamond http://wrkf.org/post/tuesday-tamar-jacoby-rev-steve-crump-rev-david-diamond <p>Jim Engster interviews Tamar Jacoby, President/CEO of Immigration Works, about immigration reform, Reverend Steve Crump and Reverend David Diamond talk about remarks by Reverend Pat Robertson and also discuss politics and religion.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p> Tue, 18 Feb 2014 16:22:03 +0000 Jim Engster 22716 at http://wrkf.org MONDAY: Marjorie Esman, James Llorens, & Tom Aswell http://wrkf.org/post/monday-marjorie-esman-james-llorens-tom-aswell <p>Jim Engster speaks with Marjorie Esman, Executive Director of the American Civil Liberties Union of Louisiana about the high incarceration rate in Louisiana, Dr. James L. Llorens talks about his future at Southern University as Chancellor, and political analyst, Tom Aswell discusses Louisiana politics.</p><p></p><p> Mon, 17 Feb 2014 16:28:43 +0000 Jim Engster & Jim Eng 22683 at http://wrkf.org FRIDAY: Karen Alderman Harbert, Gavin Newsom, Zachary Karabell, & Hunt Slonem http://wrkf.org/post/friday-karen-alderman-harbert-gavin-newsom-zachary-karabell-hunt-slonem <p>Jim Engster interviews Karen Alderman Harbert, President/CEO of U.S. Chamber of Commerce's Institute for 21st Century Energy, who speaks of the politics and economics of energy including the Keystone pipeline and natural gas.&nbsp; Als0, California Lt. Fri, 14 Feb 2014 16:50:59 +0000 Jim Engster & jim engster 22585 at http://wrkf.org TUESDAY: Ex-Minn. Governor Jesse Ventura, & Custom Clothier Manuel Martinez http://wrkf.org/post/tuesday-ex-minn-governor-jesse-ventura-custom-clothier-manuel-martinez <p>Jim Engster speaks with former Minnesota Governor, ex pro wrestler &amp; author Jesse Ventura about the current state of government, and Manuel Martinez of Martinez Custom Clothier discusses men's fashion.</p><p></p><p> Tue, 04 Feb 2014 16:29:55 +0000 Jim Engster & Jim Engster 22127 at http://wrkf.org FRIDAY: Ed Cullen, Evan Tyler, and Chris Mann http://wrkf.org/post/friday-ed-cullen-evan-tyler-and-chris-mann <p>Jim Engster interviews long time Advocate newspaper columnist, Ed Cullen who now writes for Country Roads Magazine, musician/songwriter and novelist Evan Tyler on her latest fictional book about women in Nazi concentration camps, and Professor Christopher Mann, the Director of the Academy of Applied Politics at L.S.U.</p><p> Fri, 31 Jan 2014 16:21:31 +0000 Jim Engster 21988 at http://wrkf.org TUESDAY: Roger Villere, state G.O.P. Chair, & Steven David Beck, Dir. of Music at LSU http://wrkf.org/post/tuesday-roger-villere-state-gop-chair-steven-david-beck-dir-music-lsu <p>Jim Engster interviews: Roger Villere, State Chair of the Republican Party, about the President's State of the Union address and Senator David Vitter's run of Governor in 2015, as well as,&nbsp; Steven David Beck, the Director of Music at LSU talks about the Concert Spectacular on Friday night at the LSU Union Theater.</p><p> Tue, 28 Jan 2014 17:39:56 +0000 Jim Engster 21842 at http://wrkf.org TUESDAY: Sidney Coffee, Val Marmillion, Tony Guarisco, Vincent Bruno, & Michael Mann http://wrkf.org/post/tuesday-sidney-coffee-val-marmillion-tony-guarisco-vincent-bruno-michael-mann <p>Jim Engster interviews Sidney Coffee &amp; Val Marmillion of America's Wetlands about coastal erosion, former Democratic state senator Tony Guarisco and Republican Vincent Bruno discuss Senator Vitter's announced intent to run for the Governor's office&nbsp; in 2015 and New Jersey Governor Chris Christie's scandals, and Michael Mann of the Better Government Party on his organization's goals.</p><p> Tue, 21 Jan 2014 16:24:40 +0000 Jim Engster & Jim 21520 at http://wrkf.org THURSDAY: Raymond Strother, Dr. Denise Reed, & Jeff Kuehny http://wrkf.org/post/thursday-raymond-strother-dr-denise-reed-jeff-kuehny <p>Jim Engster speaks with political consultant, Raymond Strother, and Dr. Denise Reed of the Water Institute of the Gulf about coastal marsh erosion, and Jeff Kuehny of the LSU AgCenter about Arbor Day events.</p><p></p><p> Thu, 16 Jan 2014 16:41:24 +0000 Jim Engster 21357 at http://wrkf.org TUESDAY: Political Consultant Ray Strother, Author Andrew Schlesinger http://wrkf.org/post/tuesday-political-consultant-ray-strother-author-andrew-schlesinger <p>Veteran political consultant Ray Strother talks with Jim about numerous topics, including upcoming elections and Edwin Edwards for Governor in 2015?</p><p>Author&nbsp;Andrew Schlesinger talks about his book on the&nbsp;letters of his father, historian&nbsp;Arthur Schlesinger Jr.</p><p></p><p><em>&nbsp;</em></p><p><em> Tue, 29 Oct 2013 14:25:23 +0000 Jim Engster 18076 at http://wrkf.org