Category Archives: OnTheHORN

OTH 1160 | High School Problems — High School Solutions

student et teacher
Jennifer Alexander is the CEO of ConnCAN (Connecticut Coalition for Achievement Now).

ConnCAN’s main mission is to improve education outcomes for Connecticut’s kids. Not just getting a diploma but getting getting education.

A Think Tank meets Action Movement: ConnCAN brings together education advocates, policy makers, parents and educators for systematic change to public schools.

Her recent OP-ED at CTNewsJunkie (click here) spawned debate. Are there real solutions? Who takes point in making these solutions happen?


OTH 1159 |Third Party Should Quit | Margolis to Visconti

  Avon resident submits OP-ED to asking third party candidate for governor,Joe Vasconti, to drop out. With an unrealistic chance of winning, Visconti very likely will foil Tom Foley’s chance of winning the governorship in Connecticut. Margolis believes it is time for Visconti to drop out if he really cares about Republican values beingContinue Reading

OTH 1158 | Dave Walker for Lt. Governor Interview

  Lt Governor Candidate Dave Walker explains what Connecticut needs to do and why he is the man to help get it done. No more budget games No more business entity tax or surcharge Celebrate Connecticut and its resources Why I’m qualified

BEB 143 | James Bond vs Austin Powers

  Playlist: Mojomatics-Broadway Combination, Gracie Curran & the High-Falutin’ Band- With Friends Like These, The Cobalt Rhythm Kings-Cross-Eyed Mama, Paul Gabriel-What’s the Chance,The Bluelights- Evil Bumblebee, Royal Southern Brotherhood-Here It Is, Joanne Shaw Taylor-Dead & Gone, Thorbjorn Risager-Too Many Roads, Johnny Rawls- Bad Reputation, Debbie Davies-A.C. Strut, Albert CAstiglia-Cadillac Assembly Line, Johnny Sansone-First Shot, EasyContinue ReadingContinue Reading

OTH 157 | Feeling Lucky? Book about Children getting Inspired buy Grandparents

  Daniel Blanchard tells the story of a trouble youth who find guidance from his grandfather. Personal responsibility and confidence are strong messages in this book. Though void of direct political messages, the tones seem conservative in nature. We asked the author what problems he sees in todays youth, and what are the catalysts ofContinue Reading

OTH Special Programming | Primary 2012 Coverage

Special coverage with Brian Parker, Dave Moore, Patrick Scully, Patty McQueen, and Heath Fahle. 

OTH 321 | Chris SHAYS: I’ve Created More Jobs Than Linda

Show Notes | June 12 Interview: What should we expect for growth year over year in the economy. Is $4/gal gasoline normal? As related to world, isn’t American gas fairly cheap? Washington Has Gone Crazy. What centers you, what keeps you from “going crazy” like the rest of Washington? Healthcare cost are rising under Obama,Continue ReadingContinue Reading

OnTheHORN-1 | GOP Unprepared for 2012; the War on Terror Is Over; and Is Mitt Bad for Women?

OnTheHORN with Brian Parker – Live At 6:15: A Republican candidate for U.S. Senate in Missouri is “not sure” what the Violence Against Women Act is, the Weekly Standard reports that The “War on Terror” is Over, and Florida congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz says women’s rights will be in “jeopardy” if Mitt Romney becomes president.Continue Reading