Rod Arquette Show

Rod Arquette Show

  • Rod Arquette Show 04-23-2014

    Apr 23, 2014 | 108 min
    Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus joins Rod to preview the Western Republican Leadership Conference taking place in Salt Lake City this week; A new report says some IRS employees who owe back taxes are still receiving bonuses. Rod will get reaction from Congressman Jason Chaffetz; Rod will be joined by Focal Point - Bryan Fischer to discuss his recent column on GOPUSA about a proposal in California that would ban any person affiliated with the Boy Scouts of America be banned from ever becoming a judge in the state; John Fund of National Review joins Rod to discuss the desperation of the Democratic Party; Brandon Beckham of Keep Our Caucus gives us an update on the efforts...
  • Rod Arquette Show 04-22-2014

    Apr 22, 2014 | 113 min
    Oak Norton, a known critic of Common Core and local Republican, has put forth a resolution calling on lawmakers to change state law and turn all school board elections into partisan elections. Rod will speak with Norton about his resolution, and we will hear from Patti Harrington, Associate Executive Director of the Utah School Board Association, who opposes partisan school board elections; James Evans, chair of the Utah Republican Party, joins Rod to preview this week's Western Republican Leadership Conference; Republican lawmakers in Washington are setting aside their differences in favor of a lawsuit questioning the constitutionality of Obamacare. Rod will get more information from Dave B...
  • Rod Arquette Show 04-21-2014

    Apr 21, 2014 | 110 min
    Sally Pipes, President and CEO of Pacific Research Institute, joins Rod to discuss the false promise of single payer healthcare; Laura Meckler of The Wall Street Journal joins Rod to discuss John Boehner's push for immigration reform; Michael Whatley, Executive Vice President of Consumer Energy Alliance, joins Rod to discuss yet another delay of the Keystone XL Pipeline; State Representative Greg Hughes, who also serves as Chair of the Utah Transit Authority's Board of Trustees, joins Rod to discuss his recent op-ed defending the UTA's bonus system for executives; plus the Top 5@5!
  • Rod Arquette Show 04-18-2014

    Apr 18, 2014 | 106 min
    Today on at "Thank Rod It's Friday" edition of the Rod Arquette show; Show on 105.7 KNRS: Steve Moore of The Heritage Foundation joins Rod to discuss the latest Rich States, Poor States report, including Utah's strong showing in the report; Retired educator and author Lynn Stoddard joins Rod to discuss how to eliminate the root of bullying in schools; Carl Graham of the Sutherland Institute joins Rod to discuss the war over public lands in the West; Mallory Bateman, a research analyst with the Utah Foundation joins Rod to discuss a new study showing how much Utah's population will grow in the coming years; Today's "Listen Back Friday" segments feature encore broadcasts of Rod's interviews wi...
  • Rod Arquette Show 04-17-2014

    Apr 17, 2014 | 114 min
    San Juan County Commissioner Phil Lyman joins Rod to discuss his plans to hold an ATV "ride-in" protest next month over the Bureau of Land Management's rules keeping motorized vehicles out of Recapture Canyon and other public lands in Southeastern Utah; Author and historian Victor Davis Hanson joins Rod to discuss America's ailing middle class; Terence P. Jeffrey of CNSNews.com joins Rod to discuss the large amount of people in the private sector who are sustaining those accepting government benefits; and Romina Boccia of The Heritage Foundation joins the show to tell us where our tax money is going; plus the Top 5@5!
  • Rod Arquette Show 04-16-2014

    Apr 16, 2014 | 110 min
    A story in The Washington Times says the Obama administration is using a "culture of intimidation" in the Nevada ranch standoff. Rod will speak with Times reporter Valerie Richardson; The Salt Lake City Police Department has a backlog of untested rape kits. Why? And what are the consequences? Rod will speak with Rape Recovery Center Executive Director Holly Mullen; Turns out Common Core is an issue for immigrants as well. Rod will speak with Alma Gyan Ohene-Opare about her experience; Utah showed well in the latest Rich States, Poor States report from the American Legislative Exchange Council. Rod speaks with Steve Moore of The Heritage Foundation, author of the study; Michael Bloomberg has ...
  • Rod Arquette Show 04-15-2014

    Apr 15, 2014 | 116 min
    BYU Political Science Professor Richard Davis joins the show to tell us why he is running for chair of the state Democratic party; Frederick Hess of American Enterprise Institute joins Rod to discuss why states can't say no to Common Core without a backup plan; How far can teachers go when speaking about Christianity? We'll be joined by Eric Buehrer, President of Gateways to a Better Education and author of a new study joins Rod to discuss the topic; Should we have sympathy for Cliven Bundy? We'll find out from John Hinderaker of Powerline; Steven Camarota of Center for Immigration Studies joins Rod to discuss whether there is hope for the GOP when it comes to immigration; and David French o...
  • Rod Arquette Show 4-14-14

    Apr 14, 2014 | 84 min
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  • Rod Arquette Show 04-11-14

    Apr 12, 2014 | 109 min
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  • Rod Arquette Show 04-10-2014

    Apr 10, 2014 | 113 min
    Rod is live again today from the Federation for American Immigration Reform "Hold Their Feet to the Fire" radio summit in Washington, D.C. He'll be joined for immigration discussions by Progressives for Immigration Reform Executive Director Leah Durant, "Drug Wars" director Rusty Fleming, as well as Utah Congressman Jason Chaffetz and Chris Stewart; Rod will also break down today's 10th Circuit Court of Appeals hearing of Utah's same-sex marriage law with Attorney General Sean Reyes and reporter Cory Lopez of KOA in Denver.
  • Rod Arquette Show 04-09-2014

    Apr 09, 2014 | 112 min
    Rod is broadcasting live today from the Hold Their Feet to the Fire Immigration Summit in Washington, D.C. He'll be joined on radio row today by United States Senator Mike Lee, Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach, Scottie Nell Hughes of TPNN, Robert Vandervoort of ProEnglish, and Jack Martin of Federation for American Immigration Reform; Utah Lieutenant Governor Spencer Cox joins Rod to discuss how Utah is trying to avoid playing a role in a dispute between a Nevada rancher and the Bureau of Land Management; and Bill Duncan of the Sutherland Institute joins Rod to discuss the 10th Circuit Court of Appeals taking up same-sex marriage in Utah.
  • Rod Arquette Show 04-08-2014

    Apr 08, 2014 | 107 min
    Brent Hunsaker of ABC 4 Utah fills in for Rod today: The state of Utah will appeal a ruling allowing same-sex marriage on Thursday to the 10th Circuit Court in Denver. Brent is joined by Salt Lake City appellate attorney Troy Booher for a preview; Are women really paid less than men? We'll get the lowdown from Christina Hoff Sommers of the American Enterprise Institute; Iron County Commissioner Dave Miller joins the show to discuss a wild horse roundup; and Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams joins Brent to discuss the Community Preservation Project; and Rod joins Brent to preview the Hold Their Feet to the Fire conference in Washington DC.
  • Rod Arquette Show 04-07-2014

    Apr 07, 2014 | 113 min
    Matt Kibbe of FreedomWorks joins Rod to discuss his new book "Don't Hurt People and Don't Take Their Stuff"; Andrew Coulson, director of the Cato Center for Educational Freedom, joins Rod to discuss a new study that shows increased spending on education has not shown better results in the classroom; Jeb Bush says illegal immigration is an act of love, not a felony. Rod will get the thoughts of former state representative Chris Herrod; More Utah parents are rejecting Common Core. Rod will be joined by Common Core critic Oak Norton; and Lauren Barron-Lopez of The Hill Newspaper joins Rod to discuss President Barack Obama and the Keystone XL Pipeline; plus the Top 5@5!
  • Rod Arquette Show 04-04-2014

    Apr 04, 2014 | 108 min
    Today on a "Thank Rod It's Friday" edition of the Rod Arquette Show on 105.7 KNRS: former Salt Lake County Mayor Peter Corroon is seeking the position of chair of the Utah Democratic Party. He'll tell Rod why he wants the position; Claudia Fruin, a pediatrician and founder of Bulletproof Kids Utah joins Rod to discuss why gun owners should lock up their weapons; America's digital goddess Kim Komando joins Rod to discuss the end of Windows XP; We'll listen back to Rod's interviews this week with Jessica Vaughan of the Center for Immigration Studies on a new deportation study, as well as Rod's conversation with Dave Ramsey on his upcoming visit to Salt Lake City; plus the Top 5@5!!
  • Rod Arquette Show 04-03-2014

    Apr 03, 2014 | 66 min
    We'll get the latest on yesterday's shooting at Fort Hood in Texas with Mike Board of WOAI in San Antonio; What are the latest developments in the treating of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder? Rod will discuss the issue with Dr. Tom Mullin, a psychologist with the PTSD team at the Salt Lake City VA Hospital; We'll get the latest on the signup numbers for Obamacare from Yevgeniy Feyman of the Manhattan Institute and Edward-Isaac Dovere of POLITICO; and Matthew Continetti of the Washington Free Beacon joins Rod to talk about the autumn of Harry Reid's patriarchy; plus the Top 5@5!
  • Rod Arquette Show 04-02-2014

    Apr 02, 2014 | 111 min
    Breaking news and reaction to the shooting at Fort Hood in Texas today; Hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of food is going to waste in the nation's schools. How do we stop it from happening? Rod will speak with Diane Pratt-Heavner of the School Nutrition Association; Just how effective is preschool? Rod will find out from Sandee Cherry, an adjunct professor at BYU; plus the Top 5@5!
  • Rod Arquette Show 04-01-2014

    Apr 01, 2014 | 112 min
    We'll be joined by Brian Brough, director of the film Nowhere Safe, to discuss the film; the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released a new report on global warming today. We'll discuss the report with Dan Kish of The Institute for Energy Research; and Steve Rich, Past President of the Rangeland Restoration Academy, joins Rod to discuss cow flatulence and reducing CO2; plus the Top 5@5!
  • Rod Arquette Show 03-31-2014

    Mar 31, 2014 | 108 min
    A new report shows ICE caught and released 68,000 illegal immigrants with criminal records in 2013. Rod will get more from the author of the study, Jessica Vaughan of the Center for Immigration Studies; Kenneth Vogel of POLITICO joins the show to discuss Sheldon Adelson, a casino mogul who bankrolls many GOP campaigns; Dave Ramsey joins Rod to discuss his upcoming event in Salt Lake City; Doug Holtz-Eakin of American Action Forum joins the show to talk about how minimum wage increased unemployment and decreased job creation in 2013; Elise Viebeck of The Hill Newspaper gives us a 4-year checkup on Obamacare; plus the Top 5@5!
  • Rod Arquette Show 03-28-2014

    Mar 28, 2014 | 119 min
    Today on a "Thank Rod It's Friday" edition of the Rod Arquette Show: An audit of the Utah State Fair shows fairs in other states are more well attended and profitable. Rod will find out the future of the fair from Executive Director Michael Steele; Rod will discuss Obamacare with reporter David Drucker of the Washington Examiner, who writes that House Republicans are searching for alternatives to the law, and with Nick Tate, author of the "Obamacare Survival Guide"; We'll listen back to Rod's conversations this week with United States Senator Mike Lee on the Hobby Lobby case in front of the Supreme Court, and Jennifer May, a mom whose son stands to benefit from a new Utah law making it legal...
  • Rod Arquette Show 03-27-2014

    Mar 27, 2014 | 112 min
    There's an oil boom in Utah's Duchesne County. State Senator Kevin Van Tassell joins Rod to discuss the area's growth; Tori Richards of Watchdog News joins Rod to talk about the end to solar tax credits; Should education be more local? Columnist Jay Evensen of the Deseret News thinks so and he joins the show to discuss his point of view; The city of Orem won't be punishing PacSun for a vulgar t-shirt display, but they have sent a letter to the retailer. Orem Mayor Richard Brunst joins Rod today; plus the Top 5@5!
  • Rod Arquette Show 03-26-2014

    Mar 26, 2014 | 112 min
    Congressman Rob Bishop joins Rod to discuss the National Monuments bill; Neil King, Jr. of The Wall Street Journal joins the program to discuss his story about Millenials wobbling between political parties; Ira Mehlman of the Federation for American Immigration Reform discusses the Sessions report on deportations; and Katie Glueck of POLITICO joins Rod for a discussion about the "invisible GOP Primary"; Plus the Top 5@5!
  • Rod Arquette Show 03-25-2014

    Mar 25, 2014 | 120 min
    United States Senator Mike Lee joins Rod to discuss the Hobby Lobby case currently in front of the Supreme Court; Jennifer May, a mom whose child stands to benefit from a new Utah law allowing the use of cannabis oil to treat children with some types of epilepsy, joins Rod to talk about what comes next after the Governor signed the bill into law today; Congressman Chris Stewart joins the show to discuss changes he is proposing to the Endangered Species Act; plus the Top 5@5!
  • Rod Arquette Show 03-24-2014

    Mar 24, 2014 | 110 min
    Families of the passengers of Malaysian Airlines Flight 370 were told today that all lives were lost and that the plane crashed somewhere in the southern Indian Ocean. Rod will get details from aviation expert Jay Ratliff of WLW in Cincinnati; According to a new study from the National Taxpayer Union Foundation, President Barack Obama has spent more on travel than any other President in history. We'll get more from Douglas Kellogg of NTUF; Maureen Ferguson of The Catholic Association joins Rod to discuss the latest on the Hobby Lobby SCOTUS case; Gayle Ruzicka of the Utah Eagle Forum joins Rod to discuss Obama's preschool plan; Senator Jim Dabakis is resigning as chair of the Utah State Demo...
  • Rod Arquette Show 03-21-2014

    Mar 21, 2014 | 97 min
    Today on a "Thank Rod It's Friday" edition of the Rod Arquette Show on 105.7 KNRS: Where people choose to live could be deepening the nation's divide. We'll have more from Laura Meckler of the Wall Street Journal; Gay Conservative Doug Mainwaring joins Rod to discuss a book written in 1989 that accurately outlined how the homosexual lifestyle would become mainstream in the 90s and beyond; One of Colorado's Senate races is heating up. Rod will get the scoop from Lynn Bartels of The Denver Post; And an anti-bullying campaign has been launched in Utah schools. Rod will speak with Don Olsen of the Utah Anti-Bullying Coalition; Plus the Top 5@5 and Listen Back Friday!!
  • Rod Arquette Show 03-20-2014

    Mar 20, 2014 | 111 min
    Will Common Core hurt colleges? Peter Wood of the National Association of Scholars says it will and he joins Rod to explain how; Republican Bob Fuehr, a candidate for Utah's 4th Congressional District, joins Rod to discuss why he decided to throw his hat in the ring; There will also be an election for Utah Attorney General this year. Democrat Charles Stormont is a candidate for that office and he joins Rod to discuss his reasons for getting in the race; plus the Top 5@5!!
  • Rod Arquette Show 03-19-2014

    Mar 19, 2014 | 114 min
    Rod will have the story of an unknown group working to influence tomorrow's caucus meetings; The Utah Farm Bureau Federation is calling for immigration reform. Rod will speak with CEO Randy Parker; Hillary Clinton's inner circle isn't sure she should run for President. Peter Nicholas of the Wall Street Journal joins Rod to discuss the story; and Utah's ski resorts have launched a plan to connect Wasatch Front resorts with those in Summit County using lifts across private property. We'll learn more from Nathan Rafferty of Ski Utah; plus the Top 5@5!!
  • Rod Arquette show 03-18-2014

    Mar 18, 2014 | 113 min
    Should Hollywood forgive Mel Gibson and let him back into the movies? That debate is heating up in Hollywood and Rod will discuss it with you. Also on today's show: Wayne Crews of Competitive Enterprise Institute joins Rod to discuss the expansion of federal regulations under President Barack Obama; Alyson Williams, a member of the Parent Assessment Review Committee joins Rod to react to a new bill that will make the committee responsible for reviewing complaints about school curriculum in Utah; Peter Brookes of The Heritage Foundation joins Rod to discuss the latest regarding Vladimir Putin and the situation with Crimea; and Joseph Curl of The Washington Times joins Rod to discuss the overh...
  • Rod Arquette Show 03-17-2014

    Mar 17, 2014 | 108 min
    Rod will preview this week's neighborhood caucus elections with state party chairmen James Evans (Republican) and Jim Dabakis (Democrat); Mia Love now has an opponent for the race in Utah's 4th Congressional District. It's Doug Owens, son of former Congressman Wayne Owens. Rod will speak with both candidates today; Big business is fighting back against Common Core. We'll get the story from Stephanie Simon of POLITICO; plus the Top 5@5!!
  • Rod Arquette Show 03-14-2014

    Mar 14, 2014 | 100 min
    Today on a "Thank Rod It's Friday" edition of the Rod Arquette Show on 105.7 KNRS: Utah United States Senator Mike Lee and Majority Leader Harry Reid's names have surfaced as part of the investigation into former Utah Attorney General John Swallow. We'll get more from John Solomon of The Washington Times; We'll recap the 2014 legislative session with political reporter Robert Gehrke of The Salt Lake Tribune and Senator Todd Weiler; Representative Greg Hughes joins Rod to discuss a bill he sponsored that will give a panel of parents a chance to review any school curriculum complaints; Rebecca Smith of The Wall Street Journal joins rod to talk about the blackout risk the U.S. faces via a small...
  • Rod Arquette Show 03-13-2014

    Mar 13, 2014 | 115 min
    Salt Lake County District Attorney Sim Gill joins Rod to discuss the fallout of the results of the investigation into for Utah Attorney General John Swallow. Will charges be filed against Swallow?; Utah Governor Gary Herbert joins Rod to discuss the legislative session. Is he happy with what lawmakers accomplished this year?; The lunch-lady involved in throwing away student lunches at Uintah Elementary School earlier this year has spoken out. We'll get reaction from Michael Clara of the Salt Lake City School Board; Two Lehi men biking to work were struck and killed by a pickup truck yesterday. What can be done to make biking on Utah's roadways safer? We'll get the thoughts of Phil Sarnoff of...
  • Rod Arquette Show 03-12-2014

    Mar 12, 2014 | 108 min
    Chinese satellite images are showing what might be the missing Malaysian Airlines plane. Rod will discuss the latest with aviation expert Jay Ratliff of WLW in Cincinnati; A changing political climate in Washington might bring about a new fight over the nation's school lunch program. Rod will discuss the future of school lunch with Tarini Parti of POLITICO; Representative Jim Dunnigan joins Rod to discuss the John Swallow report, which was presented to lawmakers today; Plus the latest from the second-to-last day of Utah's legislative session, and the Top 5@5!!
  • Rod Arquette Show 03-11-2014

    Mar 11, 2014 | 113 min
    It was an emotional day at the Utah Legislature as several lawmakers shared very personal stories of abuse while arguing a child protection bill. We will share that audio with you and take your response; Jim DeMint of The Heritage Foundation joins Rod to discuss his new book "Falling in Love with America Again"; Senator Stuart Reid joins Rod to discuss his op-ed in the Salt Lake Tribune about how the Count My Vote compromise may change the landscape of Utah politics; Should the Zion Curtain come down in Utah restaurants? Rod will get the opinion of Melva Sine of the Utah Restaurant Association; and we'll hear from Rich Noyes of the Media Research Center on the resignation of reporter Sheryl ...
  • Rod Arquette Show 03-10-2014

    Mar 10, 2014 | 106 min
    What happened to the missing Malaysia Airlines plane? We'll get the thoughts of aviation expert Jay Ratliff of WLW in Cincinnati; Utah Congressman Jason Chaffetz could be in line to replace Darrell Issa as Chairman of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee. We'll get the thoughts of Lauren French of POLITICO; Judy Cox, the grandmother who bought all of the PacSun t-shirts she deemed pornographic, will join Rod to react to the decision of Orem officials to not press charges against the clothing store; plus the Top 5@5!
  • Rod Arquette Show 03-07-2014

    Mar 07, 2014 | 118 min
    Today on a "Thank Rod It's Friday" edition of the Rod Arquette Show on 105.7 KNRS: Jennifer May, a mom whose child could benefit from a marijuana extract to treat epilepsy, joins Rod to discuss a bill to legalize the extract in Utah that will soon go before the state Senate; Michael Whatley, Executive Vice President of the Consumer Energy Alliance, joins Rod to discuss a recent poll of Americans about the Keystone XL Pipeline; Gene Healy of The Cato Institute joins Rod to discuss "The Cult of the Presidency"; Lexie Kite of Beauty Redefined joins Rod to talk about the strange case of a Duke University student who is performing in porn films to pay her way through college; Bernie Becker of The...
  • Rod Arquette Show 03-06-2014

    Mar 06, 2014 | 115 min
    Ariel Cohen of The Heritage Foundation rejoins the show today to discuss the latest news from Ukraine; Former Utah GOP Chair Thomas Wright joins Rod to discuss the Count My Vote compromise bill which is now in front of Governor Gary Herbert after it was passed by the Utah Legislature yesterday; and Joy Pullman, a research fellow with the Heartland Institute joins Rod to discuss how Common Core makes kids hate the Constitution; plus the Top 5@5!!
  • Rod Arquette Show 03-05-2014

    Mar 05, 2014 | 111 min
    Senate Bill 54, the Count My Vote compromise bill, passed both the Utah House of Representatives and Senate today. Rod will get reaction from Senator Todd Weiler, Senator Scott Jenkins, Kirk Jowers of the Hinckley Institute of Politics at the University of Utah, Representative David Lifferth, Attorney Chris Troupis, and others; Author Harry S. Dent, Jr. joins Rod to discuss "The Demographic Cliff"; plus the Top 5@5!
  • Rod Arquette Show 03-04-2014

    Mar 04, 2014 | 114 min
    Author Paul Kengor joins Rod to discuss his new book "A Renewed Reagan Conservatism"; Salt Lake City School Board Member Michael Clara on a complaint he helped file on behalf of district cafeteria workers; plus the Top 5@5!
  • Rod Arquette Show 03-03-2014

    Mar 03, 2014 | 110 min
    Rod will get reaction to the Count My Vote compromise bill as he is scheduled to be joined by Rick McKeown of Count My Vote, Representative Dan McCay, Paul Mero of the Sutherland Institute, State GOP Chair James Evans, and James Humphreys of Protect Our Neighborhood Elections; Ariel Cohen of The Heritage Foundation joins Rod to discuss the latest news out of Ukraine; plus the Top 5@5!
  • Rod Arquette Show 02-28-2014

    Feb 28, 2014 | 109 min
    Today on a "Thank Rod It's Friday" edition of the Rod Arquette Show on 105.7 KNRS: Utah Speaker of the House Rebecca Lockhart and Rylee Curtis the Utah Health Policy Project join Rod to discuss the Governor's Medicaid alternative; Tony Toscano of Talking Pictures joins Rod for a preview of the Oscars; and we'll listen back to Rod's conversation from earlier in the week with Dan Burton, the Utah County man who rode his bike to the South Pole; plus the Top 5@5!!
  • Rod Arquette Show 02-27-2014

    Feb 27, 2014 | 109 min
    Governor Gary Herbert is scheduled join Rod to discuss his alternative to federal Medicaid expansion; We will also get reaction to the Governor's plan from Senator Brian Shiozawa, sponsor of SB251 which would accept federal dollars; Senator Steve Urquhart joins Rod to discuss his bill that could further punish those texting while driving if they are involved in an accident; Steve Whitehouse, a member of the Karl Maeser Academy board, joins Rod to discuss a letter sent by the board to the Utah Legislature asking it to withdraw from Common Core; Constitutional Attorney and Professor Jonathan Turley, a Liberal, spoke up about President Barack Obama's abuse of executive powers today. Rod will ge...
  • Rod Arquette Show 02-26-2014

    Feb 26, 2014 | 108 min
    David Horowitz of National Review on why the GOP needs the Tea Party; Julie Gunlock, Director of the Culture of Alarmism Project and the Independent Women's Forum on the expansion of the School Lunch Program; Yevgeniy Feyman of the Manhattan Institute on how Obamacare will effect employer-sponsored insurance; Jeff Green of Bloomberg News on the changing views of youth about owning cars; plus your chance to win a NASCAR ticket package for the race at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway in March and the Top 5@5!!
  • Rod Arquette Show 02-25-2014

    Feb 25, 2014 | 115 min
    Rod is broadcasting live from Family Storehouse in American Fork today. He'll be joined by Utah Attorney General Sean Reyes to discuss recent statements by AG Eric Holder that state Attorneys General can, in fact, refuse to defend state laws against same sex marriage; How could the expansion of Medicaid effect UtahT We'll find out from Ed Haislmaier of The Heritage Foundation who is in Utah to speak to state lawmakers; More and more conservatives are pushing Arizona Governor Jan Brewer to sign a bill allowing businesses to refuse service to homosexuals. Rod will speak with one of those conservatives, Erick Erickson of RedState; Saratoga Springs bike shop owner Dan Burton recently completed a...
  • Rod Arquette Show 02-24-2014

    Feb 24, 2014 | 108 min
    Former GOP Presidential candidate Mitt Romney gave his support to Count My Vote today. We'll get reaction from Brandon Beckham of Keep Our Caucus; Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel announced today his plan to shrink the U.S. Army to pre-WWII levels. We'll get more from Steve Bucci of The Heritage Foundation as well as local reaction from Major General Jefferson Burton of the Utah National Guard; More voters are watching speeches online according to a new POLITICO poll. We'll learn more from Politico's Katie Glueck; and some people who receive welfare in Colorado are using their money in the state's new pot-shops. Rod will speak with Jillian Melchior of National Review. Melchior is also a Fellow ...
  • Rod Arquette Show 02-21-2014

    Feb 21, 2014 | 107 min
    Today on a "Thank Rod It's Friday" edition of the Rod Arquette Show: James Humphreys of Protect Our Neighborhood Elections joins Rod to discuss how the group discovered some people collecting signatures for the Count My Vote initiative are using the school-lunch incident at Uintah Elementary School and telling people they are signing a petition to ensure kids are given lunches at school when in fact they are signing a petition for CMV; Governor Gary Herbert joins Rod to discuss the CMV story, as well as his trip to Washington D.C.; Author Michael Rubin joins Rod to discuss his book "Dancing with the Devil"; Representative Kraig Powell joins the show to discuss the "Zion Warning" bill, which ...
  • Rod Arquette Show 02-20-2014

    Feb 20, 2014 | 113 min
    Should the Salt Lake City School Board spend nearly $50k on a PR firm to clean up its image following "Lunchgate"T Board member Michael Clara doesn't think they should and he joins Rod to explain why; Should the state sell its voter lists, including contact information for each voterT Rod will discuss the issue with Davis County Attorney Troy Rawlings; Senator Lyle Hilliard joins Rod to discuss SB54, a bill that could make Count My Vote a moot point; Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams joins Rod to discuss his plan to freeze the boundaries of unincorporated areas of the county; and Jamie Gass of the Center for School Reform joins Rod to discuss a new report that shows a teachers union is agai...
  • Rod Arquette Show 02-19-2014

    Feb 19, 2014 | 110 min
    A letter writing campaign in support of Utah County Deputy Greg Sherwood, who was injured in last month's shooting, is underway. Rod will speak to the organizer, Kraig Chidester; Utah County Attorney Tim Taylor joins Rod to discuss the charges in that shooting against 17-year old Meagan Grunwald; James Humphreys of Protect Our Neighborhood Elections joins Rod to discuss some negative comments made by former Utah Governor Mike Leavitt about a bill Senator Curt Bramble is running that could make the Count My Vote initiative a moot point; Alexis Simendinger, White House Reporter for RealClearPolitics joins Rod to discuss why the recent job-loss estimates connected to a proposed wage-hike are ir...
  • Rod Arquette Show 10-28-2013

    Oct 28, 2013 | 111 min
    Utah Congressman Jason Chaffetz joins Rod to discuss last night's explosive 60 Minutes piece on Benghazi; A group of Utah GOP delegates have traveled to Washington D.C. to speak with Congressmen about immigration reform. Rod will be joined by Utah County GOP Vice Chair Daryl Acumen; Jonathan Allen of Politico joins Rod to discuss more headaches being caused by Obamacare; Casey Anderson of Protect Our Neighborhood Elections joins Rod to discuss recent changes to the state's GOP caucus system; Beth Reinhard of the National Journal will join the program to discuss how the GOP plans to neutralize Tea Party candidates during upcoming elections; Students in Washington have signed "no twerking" agr...
  • Rod Arquette Show 10-25-2013

    Oct 25, 2013 | 110 min
    Today on a "Thank Rod It's Friday" edition of the Rod Arquette Show: The attorney for fired West Valley police officer Shaun Cowley has filed an appeal seeking his reinstatement. Lindsay Jarvis claims Cowley faced unequal discipline and says the department used investigators that had conflicts of interest. She joins Rod today to discuss the case; Matthew Continetti of the Washington Free Beacon joins Rod to discuss the John Podesta era of the Center for American Progress; Beth Reinhard of the National Journal joins the program to discuss how money members of the GOP plan to neutralize the Tea Party in upcoming elections; Sarah Torre of the Heritage Foundation joins Rod to discuss how many of...
  • Rod Arquette Show 10-24-2013

    Oct 25, 2013 | 108 min
    Utah United States Senator Mike Lee has received much criticism over his role in the government shutdown. He joins Rod to discuss the backlash; the Utah GOP will meet to discuss possible changes to its caucus system. Party chair James Evans joins the show to preview the meetings; Diane Gresse, Executive Director of the Honor Flight Network joins Rod to discuss the program, and the World War II vets who busted through fences during the government shutdown; Ron Radosh of the Hudson Institute and PM Media joins the show to discuss the flaws of Obamacare; and Meredith Somers of the Washington Times joins Rod to talk about a Virginia mom charged with reckless use of a weapon after firing a gun in...
  • Rod Arquette Show 10-23-2013

    Oct 23, 2013 | 104 min
    Utah United States Senator Mike Lee has received much criticism over his role in the government shutdown. He joins Rod to discuss the backlash; the Utah GOP will meet to discuss possible changes to its caucus system. Party chair James Evans joins the show to preview the meetings; Diane Gresse, Executive Director of the Honor Flight Network joins Rod to discuss the program, and the World War II vets who busted through fences during the government shutdown; Ron Radosh of the Hudson Institute and PM Media joins the show to discuss the flaws of Obamacare; and Meredith Somers of the Washington Times joins Rod to talk about a Virginia mom charged with reckless use of a weapon after firing a gun in...
  • Rod Arquette Show 10-22-2013

    Oct 22, 2013 | 112 min
    Is comedian Jon Stewart the new hero in the fight against Obamacare? With his young audience, he just might be. Matt Vasilogambros of the National Journal joins Rod to discuss Stewart's role; We'll talk about the new jobs numbers with Gary Gygi of Gygi Capital Management; and Utah's First Lady, Jeanette Herbert, joins the program to discuss the Uplift Families Parenting Conference; plus the Top 5@5!!
  • Rod Arquette Show 10-21-2013

    Oct 21, 2013 | 113 min
    President Barack Obama has become known for excusing the mistakes made by his administration. Dave Boyer of the Washington Times joins Rod to discuss the situation; Should unwed fathers be allowed to adopt children in Utah? Bill Duncan of the Sutherland Institute joins Rod to discuss the question; President Obama spoke today about the "success" of the Affordable Care Act. Tom Miller of American Enterprise Institute joins Rod to discuss what the President said; Should parents have the right to decide which classes their children can and can't drop in high school? We'll have the story of Dr. Gary Thompson, a parent who had to go to extremes to get his way; President Obama is now facing critici...
  • Rod Arquette Show 10-18-2013

    Oct 21, 2013 | 109 min
    The Obamacare Health Insurance Exchange Mess. It seems there's a new disaster story every hour. Richard Pollock from the Washington Examiner joins Rod to discuss the latest news; A Major Democratic Fund-Raiser has been chosen to head up the Department of Homeland Security. His name is Jeh Johnsons and his nomination is already drawing heat. Ira Mehlman from the Federation for American Immigration Reforms joins Rod to discuss it;
  • Rod Arquette Show 10-17-2013

    Oct 21, 2013 | 110 min
    Congressmen Chris Stewart and Jim Matheson join Rod to discuss the end of the government shutdown; Heather Williamson of the Utah chapter of FreedomWorks discusses the job done by Senator Mike Lee; Utah lawmakers will be faced with the possibility of raising the alcohol tax when they head back to Capitol Hill in January. Rod will discuss the science behind the issue with Dave Jernigan of the Center on Alcohol and Youth at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health; Should the U.S. privatize its National Parks? Paul Kengor, a political science professor from Grove City College in Pennsylvania joins Rod to weigh the pros and cons; and Kim Dixon of Politico joins the program to discuss the...
  • Rod Arquette Show 10-16-2013

    Oct 16, 2013 | 111 min
    A deal to end the government shutdown appears imminent. Rod will discuss it with Utah Senator Mike Lee; The widow of a soldier killed in Iraq is rallying on Utah's Capitol Hill today. She says America today is not the country her husband signed up to defend; Author Ed Klein joins Rod to discuss his report that Obama adviser Valerie Jarrett is the true architect of the government shutdown; and Eben Brown of Fox News joins Rod to talk about the story of two people in Florida who have had charges filed against them after someone they bullied committed suicide; plus the Top 5@5!!
  • Rod Arquette Show 10-15-2013

    Oct 15, 2013 | 112 min
    Is Utah better fit to run its National Parks? Attorney General John Swallow says 'yes' and joins Rod to discuss his opinion; A deal on the debt limit may rest with the House GOP. Susan Ferrechio McKelway of the Washington Examiner joins Rod to discuss why; Should Utah lower the legal blood alcohol limit for drivers from .08 to .05? Lawmakers heard today from Jim Fell of the Pacific Institute for Research and Evaluation and now our listeners will as well; Matt Viser of the Boston Globe says President Obama's vision of unity may have further divided the country; Should religious beliefs be protected in Utah's public schools? Lawmakers will discuss this during the upcoming session. The bill's s...
  • Rod Arquette Show 10-14-2013

    Oct 14, 2013 | 109 min
    A new group with the goal of building opposition to the 'Count My Vote' proposition has formed. We'll speak to Rob Cox, one of the founders of 'Protect Our Neighborhood Elections'; Does President Obama hate America? Reverend Michael Bresciani says he does, and he'll join Rod to discuss why he wrote about it in American Thinker; Dan Luke of Diversified Financial Investments joins Rod to discuss how people should handle their personal finances during the debt limit crises; According to a new study from the Center for Immigration Studies mid-level employees at the IRS approved more than $4 billion in tax credits to illegal immigrants. David North of CIS joins Rod to discuss how and why this hap...
  • Rod Arquette Show 10-11-2013

    Oct 11, 2013 | 100 min
    On today's "Thank Rod It's Friday" edition of the Rod Arquette Show: Utah Governor Gary Herbert kicked off the show to talk about the state taking over control of our National Parks; Former state Senator Dan Liljenquist joins Rod to discuss why he thinks Senator Mike Lee may have compromised his future effectiveness in Washington; David Kirkham of the Utah Tea Party responds to GOP allegations that the Tea Party is responsible for the continuation of the government shutdown; San Juan County Commissioner Phil Lyman reacts to a deal that will allow Utah to reopen and operate its National Parks; Representative Gage Froerer joins Rod to discuss a proposition to legalize a marijuana extract that ...
  • Rod Arquette Show 10-10-2013

    Oct 11, 2013 | 110 min
    State Senator Steve Urquhart joins Rod to discuss his plan to put together a group to walk through the shuttered Zion National Park; Carl Graham of the Sutherland Institute's Center for Self Government in the West on the disappointment in the parks being closed; Stan Veuger of American Enterprise Institute joins Rod to discuss the shutdown and the debt ceiling; and Shawn Teigen of the Utah Foundation joins Rod to discuss a recent survey of high school graduates in Utah; plus the Top 5@5!!
  • Rod Arquette Show 10-09-2013

    Oct 09, 2013 | 121 min
    Rod will speak to San Juan County Commissioner Phil Lyman as discussions take place about taking over control of the national parks in the county; Washington County Commissioner Alan Gardner will tell Rod about the local emergency that has been declared there due to the closing of that area's national parks; and at 6 pm we will hold our first Town Hall Meeting on Obamacare - what does the new law mean for you?; plus the Top 5@5!!
  • Rod Arquette Show 10-08-2013

    Oct 08, 2013 | 110 min
    Congressman Chris Stewart talk about the government shutdown and his role in the new Elizabeth Smart book; James Humphreys, president of the Utah Log Cabin Republicans, on the group's opposition to the Count My Vote initiative; UDOT Executive Director Carlos Braceras joins Rod to discuss how he plans to make the department more transparent; Representative David Lifferth discusses his proposal for the state to take over the operation of its national parks should the shutdown last longer than 30 days; Kathy Walker of KOA in Denver joins Rod to discuss the strange story of 4 boys found living in a Colorado apartment; and Debra Saunders of RealClearPolitics on how Obama sold Americans a bill of ...
  • Rod Arquette Show 10-07-2013

    Oct 07, 2013 | 110 min
    Sportsmen's groups are calling for an end to the government shutdown. Miles Moretti of the Mule Deer Foundation will tell us why; Arthur Brooks of American Enterprise Institute joins the show to tell us why President Barack Obama's leadership skills are in question; Paul Mero, president of The Sutherland Institute discusses his opposition to the Count My Vote initiative; Professor Gerard Magliocca of Indiana University joins the show to discuss why Obamacare is not a "settled law"; and Emily Miller, Senior Editor at the Washington Times, joins the program to discuss her book "Emily Gets Her Gun... But Obama Wants To Take Yours"; plus the Top 5@5!!
  • Rod Arquette Show 10-04-2013

    Oct 04, 2013 | 111 min
    Thank Rod It's Friday!! Congressman Jim Matheson joins the show to talk about a bipartisan effort to end the government shutdown; John Bresnahan of Politico discusses the bad blood and feuding between the nation's political leaders; Author Jill Brooke joins Rod to discuss "The Need to Say No... How to be Bullish and Not Bullied"; and Linn Baker of Arches Health Plan talks about the intricacies of Obamacare; Plus the Top 5@5!!
  • Rod Arquette Show 10-03-2013

    Oct 04, 2013 | 111 min
    Rod is back in the host chair after spending a week in the Nation's Capitol. He'll be joined by Congressman Rob Bishop who has called for the nation's monuments to be opened despite the government shutdown; Romina Boccia of the Heritage Foundation and Gary Gygi of Gygi Capital Management join Rod to discuss the debt ceiling; and artist Jon McNaughton talks about his new painting depicting Americans standing up for gun rights; Plus the Top 5@5!!
  • Rod Arquette Show 10-02-2013

    Oct 02, 2013 | 98 min
    Today on the Rod Arquette Show with fill-in host Frank Shiers: Caitlin Huey Burns of RealClearPolitics tells us what the GOP and Dems are plotting in the aftermath of the government shutdown; Angie Welling, formerly the Communications Director for Governor Gary Herbert, joins the program to talk about her open letter to Senator Mike Lee, and how the Affordable Care Act is working for her family; plus, Senator Stuart Reid joins Frank to discuss a bill that would raise the age to purchase cigarettes in Utah to 21 years old; We'll get your reaction, and don't forget the Top 5@5!!
  • Rod Arquette Show 10-01-2013

    Oct 02, 2013 | 104 min
    Today on the Rod Arquette show with guest-host Frank Shiers: What happens during a government shutdown? We'll get the answers from economist Michael Strain of American Enterprise Institute; Salt Lake City Police Chief Chris Burbank is against a bill that would make police enforce immigration laws. He'll join Frank to discuss the issue; Senator Mike Lee wants to ensure the nation is secure during the shutdown and he joins the show to discuss how that should happen; Can we tighten the education gap between white and minority children in Utah? Dr. Matthew Ladner of the Foundation for Excellence in Education says we can and joins the show to tell us how it was done in Florida; Hunting could soon...
  • Rod Arquette Show 09-30-2013

    Sep 30, 2013 | 103 min
    Frank Shiers is in for Rod today. Is the government headed for a shutdown? Frank will be joined by Frank Cirilli of Politico and Diana Furchtgott Roth of the Manhattan Institute to discuss the possibility; Should the youth of America opt-out of Obamacare? Corie Whalen of Generation Opportunity says they should. She'll join Frank to tell us why; W. James Antle III of the Daily Caller News Foundation joins Frank to discuss why Obamacare won't be going away soon; and Rod calls in from Washington DC to tell us what the atmosphere is like in the Nation's Capitol; plus the Top 5@5!!
  • Rod Arquette Show 09-27-2013

    Sep 27, 2013 | 102 min
    Frank Shiers is in for Rod again today. He'll be joined by author Lance LoRusso who penned "When Cops Kill." Dr. Don Easterbrook, a geology professor from Western Washington University, joins Frank to discuss the IPCC climate report; Author and historian Victor David Hanson tells us about the late, great middle class; former state Senator Dan Liljenquist penned an op-ed for the Deseret News claiming the nation is headed for a single-payer healthcare system - he joins Frank to tell us why; and Edward Turzanski, professor of International Relations, Espionage and Terrorism discusses the latest in Egypt and Syria; Plus the Top 5@5!!
  • Rod Arquette Show 09-26-2013

    Sep 27, 2013 | 102 min
    Rod Arquette Show 09-26-2013
  • Rod Arquette Show 09-25-2013

    Sep 25, 2013 | 102 min
    Frank Shiers is in for Rod today. He will discuss the rise in costs of health insurance many Americans are experiencing through Obamacare; Could a new anti-bullying law have unintended consequences on gay youth? Rod will be joined by Syracuse Police Sergeant Stan Penrod, parent of a gay student, to discuss the new law; and we'll get the latest on Senator Ted Cruz's filibuster speech from Kevin Cirilli of Politico. Plus the Top 5@5!!
  • Rod Arquette Show 09-24-2013

    Sep 24, 2013 | 109 min
    Salt Lake County District Attorney Sim Gill joins Rod to discuss the strange case of Jack Harry Stiles, who has been charged with making a threat of terrorism after threatening to "kill as many people as possible" at the City Creek Center and Sugar House movie theater; Salt Lake County Councilman Charlie Luke has proposed new restrictions on horse drawn carriages in downtown Salt Lake City, as well as a dedicated route that essentially takes them out of the heart of downtown. He'll join Rod to discuss the proposal; Top Republicans in the U.S. Senate, including Orrin Hatch, have rejected Utah Senator Mike Lee's plan to de-fund Obamacare. Lee joined Sean Hannity today to discuss the snub; Thom...
  • Rod Arquette Show 09-23-2013

    Sep 23, 2013 | 103 min
    Rod will be joined by Carrie Budoff Brown of Politico to discuss President Obama's "Health Care Conversion" from Presidential candidate to Chief of State; Bruce Hough, a member of the GOP National Committee, joins Rod to discuss Utah's County My Vote initiative; and Elizabeth Slattery of the Heritage Foundation joins Rod to preview the next term of the Supreme Court.
  • Rod Arquette Show 09-20-2013

    Sep 20, 2013 | 107 min
    Thank Rod It's Friday!! Utah Congressman Jim Matheson and Chris Stewart both join the program after both joined the rest of Utah's Congressional delegation in voting to defund Obamacare today; Economist Steve Moore of the Wall Street Journal discusses the House vote to make cuts to the food stamp program; Former U.S. Attorney for Utah Brett Tolman joins Rod to discuss his help in the push to end mandatory federal sentences; Support is growing among lawmakers in the Utah House of Representatives to wrap up the state investigation into Attorney General John Swallow. Among those is Representative Ken Ivory and he joins Rod at 5:20 pm; University of Utah play-by-play announcer Bill Riley joins R...
  • Rod Arquette Show 09-19-2013

    Sep 20, 2013 | 111 min
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  • Rod Arquette Show 09-18-2013

    Sep 18, 2013 | 110 min
    Tomorrow marks the fifth anniversary of the rejection of the Keystone XL pipeline. Strong opinions persist on whether or not to build the pipeline. Today we will speak with a proponent of the project, Dan Kish, Sr. Vice President for Policy at the Institute for Energy Research; Is it common to hear voices in your head? Some psychiatrists say it is, and it doesn't necessarily mean mental illness. We'll speak with Dr. Rene Valles of Valley Mental Health on the subject; House Republican Leaders are looking aggressively for ways to defund Obamacare. We'll get more on the topic from reporter Russell Berman of The Hill; Utah Senator Orrin Hatch joins the program to discuss his Fox News op-ed about...
  • Rod Arquette Show 09-17-2013

    Sep 17, 2013 | 106 min
    PETA is planning on placing a billboard in Vernal that features a trophy elk with bloody antlers reading "Payback is Hell: Leave Animals Alone" in reference to a recent incident hunter Brad Greenwood was accidentally gored by an elk he had just shot. PETA Campaigner Matt Bruce and Greenwood will both join the program today; How much are Utah's public lands worth? Carl Graham of the Center for Self Government in the West, a partner of the Sutherland Institute, joins Rod to discuss a recent study; and Utah State School Board member Jennifer Johnson gives her thoughts on the recent SITLA/Book Cliffs controversy.
  • Rod Arquette Show 09-16-2013

    Sep 16, 2013 | 108 min
    Coming up at 4 pm today on the Rod Arquette Show: We will get the latest from Washington D.C. on the shooting deaths of 12 people in a Navy building there; Utah Lieutenant Governor Greg Bell is stepping down. He joins Rod to discuss the reasons for his resignation; Grand County Council member Lynn Jackson and Casey Snider of Trout Unlimited speak with Rod about the Book Cliffs controversy and why SITLA should receive more public input on its decisions; Jonathan Strong of National Review Online joins Rod to discuss Representative Tom Graves bill that would delay Obamacare; author Daniel Flynn joins Rod to discuss America's "War on Football" and whether or not the sport will survive in the fut...
  • Rod Arquette Show 09-13-2013

    Sep 14, 2013 | 101 min
    Coming up at 4 pm on the Rod Arquette Show: Thank Rod It's Friday!! The state has reached an agreement with the School and Institutional Trust Lands Administration and Anadarko to delay oil exploration in the Book Cliffs until 2016. We'll speak with Alan Matheson, the Governor's Senior Environmental Advisor about the agreement; Congressman Chris Stewart attended a White House briefing on the situation in Syria yesterday. He'll join Rod to share the latest; State Representative Jim Dunnigan, chair of the committee investigating Attorney General John Swallow, joins Rod to discuss where its investigation is headed now that federal investigators have cleared Swallow; Tim Ballard of U.S. Immigrat...
  • Rod Arquette Show 09-12-2013

    Sep 14, 2013 | 108 min
    Coming up at 4 pm on the Rod Arquette Show: Utah Attorney General John Swallow will join Rod after having been cleared by Federal investigators of any wrongdoing; Guy Taylor of the Washington Times says the U.S. can't prove Bashar Assad planned a chemical weapons attack in Syria; A new survey says small businesses in Utah don't like Obamacare. We'll be joined by Gret Matis, Sr. Legal Counsel for SelectHealth; Former U.S. Representative Bob Inglis, now Director of the Energy and Enterprise Institute, joins Rod to discuss Republicans and Climate Change; Democratic state Senator Luz Robles will run for Congress against Republican Chris Stewart. She will join Rod to discuss her platform; and we'...
  • Rod Arquette Show 09-11-2013

    Sep 11, 2013 | 107 min
    Congressman Jason Chaffetz reacts to the President's speech on Syria; Victor Head, the pro-gun plumber behind the initial push to recall a state senator in Colorado, gives us his reaction on the recall's success; Students for Life of America is going after Planned Parenthood. SFLA President Kristan Hawkins joins the show; We'll get a preview of Constitution Week at UVU from Dr. Rick Griffin of the Center for Constitutional Studies; a Utah County dad goes to "short" lengths to teach his children about modesty; and the Utah hunter gored in the neck by a dead elk has been released from the hospital and will join the show today.
  • Rod Arquette Show 09-10-2013

    Sep 11, 2013 | 108 min
    Congressman Rob Bishop discusses his opposition to military action in Syria; Steve Groves, a Sr. Research Fellow with the Heritage Foundation joins Rod to discuss a proposal that Russia receive chemical weapons from Syria; Two state senators in Colorado could be recalled tomorrow. Charles C.W. Cooke of National Review Online has written extensively on the matter and joins Rod to discuss the chances of the recalls actually happening; Pricinghealtchare.com is a new website aimed at allowing people to share the costs of procedures and billing data so customers can shop for the best possible price. Founder Randy Cox will join Rod to discuss how the site works; Deer Trail, Colorado is now selling...
  • Rod Arquette Show 09-09-2013

    Sep 09, 2013 | 115 min
    What do those in the Middle East think of the US possibly taking military action in Syria? We'll get some answers from Professor Shibley Telhami of The Brookings Institution; Reports show Utah's welfare drug screening program saved the state $350,000 in its first year. The law's author, state Representative Brad Wilson joins Rod to discuss the law's effectiveness; According to a recent report in the Salt Lake Tribune, the number of sex offenders locked up in Utah's prisons has more than doubled since 1996. But that also happens to be the year when Utah last increased the money used for treatment of sex offenders. State Representative Eric Hutchings, a member of the Criminal Justice Appropria...
  • Rod Arquette Show 09-06-2013

    Sep 09, 2013 | 107 min
    Thank Rod It's Friday!! The School and Institutional Trust Lands Administration today declined to reconsider its decision to lease lands in the Book Cliffs for oil exploration, despite the pleas of Governor Herbert and sportsman alike. SITLA Director Kevin Carter joins Rod to discuss the decision; Should marijuana be legalized in Utah? State Representative Jim Nielson says it shouldn't, and he'll join Rod to discuss his opinion; Local businesses say there has been a spike in the homeless population, and in crime, in the area around Salt Lake City's Pioneer Park. Iggy's owner Dave Ipaktchian and Kelly Shiotani of Dojo join Rod to discuss the effect of these spikes on their businesses; What's ...
  • Rod Arquette Show 09-05-2013

    Sep 06, 2013 | 107 min
    Utah Senator Mike Lee and Congressman Jim Matheson both say they are unlikely to support a military strike against Syria. How does Congressman Chris Stewart feel about the situation? He'll join Rod to tell us his thoughts; Lawmakers will be busy when they reconvene in Washington next week - starting with Syria and including immigration and Obamacare. POLITICO Editor-at-Large Bill Nichols joins Rod to discuss how Congress will tackle it all; Salt Lake City topped a Careerbuilder.com survey of 100 cities when it comes to job growth. Carrie Mayne, an economist with the Utah Division of Workforce Services, joins Rod to tell us where the growth came from; And a married couple is complaining about...
  • Rod Arquette Show 09-04-2013

    Sep 04, 2013 | 98 min
    Senator Mike Lee joins Rod to discuss the situation in Syria and his plan to vote against using military force; Congressman Jim Matheson will also weigh in on Syria, as well as tell us about his priorities as Congress gets back to work next week; noted election law attorney J. Christian Adams talks about defunding Obamacare; and we'll have the Top 5@5!!
  • Rod Arquette Show 09-03-2013

    Sep 03, 2013 | 113 min
    Representative Lee Perry, also a member of law enforcement, remembers Draper police officer Derek Johnson, who was killed on Sunday; Carrie Budoff Brown of Politico on the President gearing up for an Obamacare push; Election law attorney J. Christian Adams calls for the defunding of Obamacare; Bob Williams of the Tax Policy Center on the "shrinking 47 percent"; Plus.. should America take military action against Syria? Rod takes your calls on the subject...
  • Rod Arquette Show 08-30-2013

    Aug 30, 2013 | 98 min
    Rod Arquette Show 08-30-2013
  • Rod Arquette Show 08-29-2013

    Aug 29, 2013 | 110 min
    Rod will break down Utah's new school grading system with proponents and opponents of the system; According to the Pew Charitable Trusts' Economic Mobility Project, Americans are likely to stay within the economic segment within which they were raised. Mike Gonzalez of the Heritage Foundation joins Rod to discuss the nation's class system; Lindsay Kite of beautyredefined.net joins Rod to discuss Miley Cyrus "twerking" and the recent comments of a Montana judge about a 14-year-old rape victim; and Just how affordable is the Affordable Care Act? Not so much according to the National Journal. Reporter Clara Ritger joins Rod to discuss her story on the issue.
  • Rod Arquette Show 08-28-2013

    Aug 28, 2013 | 115 min
    Rod has a conversation with Lee Russo, the new police chief in West Valley, on how he plans to turn the ailing department around; Mormon mom Jennifer May wants to use medical marijuana as a treatment for her epileptic son. Will it ever be legal in Utah?; and author Joel Kotkin says America is still in better shape than most countries.
  • Rod Arquette Show 08-27-2013

    Aug 27, 2013 | 112 min
    On today's show we talked with Steve Moore of the Wall Street Journal about the debt limit set by October. We talked to Marc Thiessen of the American Enterprise Institute about the current events in Syria. Everyday we bring you the top 5 at 5 and the Hot News with AJ right here on the Rod Arquette Show.
  • Rod Arquette Show 08-26-2013

    Aug 26, 2013 | 112 min
    The "Badass Teachers Association" is opposed to Common Core. Rod speaks to Mark Naison, one of the group's founders; Alexander Burns of POLITICO joins Rod to discuss how a top donor is rallying GOP women; Carrie Lukas of Independent Women's Voice says it would be best to delay, not defund, Obamacare; Sam Baker of The Hill on how the birth control mandate in Obamacare could be headed to the Supreme Court; and Sandy Emile, President/CEO of the Cache Valley Chamber of Commerce talks about immigration reform and a meeting of community leaders today with Congressman Rob Bishop.
  • Rod Arquette Show 08-23-2013

    Aug 23, 2013 | 110 min
    It's Thank Rod It's Friday! Rod turns the phones over to listeners to discuss whatever is on their minds! Plus, we speak to the attorney for a New Mexico photographer found in violation of the state's anti-discrimination law for refusing to photograph a gay couple's commitment ceremony; Hayley Guenthner, a reporter for KREM in Spokane, Washington joins the show to discuss the beating death of a WWII veteran; Judson Phillips, founder of Tea Party Nation, says feral children, and not guns, is to blame for the shooting death of an Australian man in Oklahoma.
  • Rod Arquette Show 08-22-2013

    Aug 22, 2013 | 108 min
    Laurie Dhue, host of "For The Record" on The Blaze, gives us the latest on the NSA scandal; President Obama proposed a new plan to make getting a college education more affordable. Will it work? Andrew Kelly, Director of AEI's Center on Higher Education joins Rod to discuss the proposal; Senator Mike Lee spoke about Obamacare to a standing room only crowd in Spanish Fork last night. He'll join Rod to preview tonight's town hall in Plain City; Obamacare is set to cost Delta Airlines an additional $100 million. Red State editor Erick Erickson joins Rod with more on that story; Buck Sexton, host of The Blaze TV's Real News joins Rod to talk about the latest in Syria and Egypt; and state Represe...
  • Rod Arquette Show 08-21-2013

    Aug 21, 2013 | 109 min
    Rod is joined by Ginette Bott of the Utah Food Bank to promote this weekend's Driving Out Hunger golf tournament; Utah GOP Chair James Evans joins Rod to discuss today's press conference about the comments made by Salt Lake County Chair Chad Bennion on District Attorney Sim Gill; Christina Hoff Sommers, Resident Scholar at AEI, joins Rod to discuss how schools have become hostile for boys; Benjamin Cole of the Energy Research Institute discusses how free enterprise can solve the country's energy problems; and local attorney Michael Erickson discusses the comparisons being made between same-sex marriage and the civil rights movement.
  • Rod Arquette Show 08-20-2013

    Aug 21, 2013 | 111 min
    Animal rights groups say horse-drawn carriages should be outlawed locally; Is healthcare a right in America?; and we'll have a strange purse-snatching story... plus the Top 5@5!!
  • Rod Arquette Show 08-19-2013

    Aug 19, 2013 | 113 min
    Coming up at 4 pm on the Rod Arquette Show: former Vermont Governor Howard Dean joins Rod to discuss his political career and a voter registration campaign he is helping launch in Utah today; David Nather of POLITICO discusses the hurdles Obamacare faces in its launch; Carl Cannon of Real Clear Politics on why Americans hate Congress; President Obama says health care is a right. Is it? And Rod is joined by Bruce Payne, program administrator of BYU's Education Week, as well as several educators to discuss the available classes.
  • Rod Arquette Show 08-16-2013

    Aug 16, 2013 | 115 min
    It's a "Thank Rod It's Friday" edition of the Rod Arquette Show: Congressional Reporter Ginger Gibson of POLITICO tells us all about New Jersey Governor Chris Christie calling out his GOP opponents; Bruce Hough, a member of the GOP National Committee from Utah on the Republican National Convention barring CNN and NBC from hosting national debates over the network's planned Hillary films; and we'll listen back to interviews with Karen England of Capitol Resource Institute on California's Transgender Bathroom Bill and Glendale, Colorado Mayor Mike Dunafon on his town's "Year of Freedom."
  • Rod Arquette Show 08-15-2013

    Aug 15, 2013 | 115 min
    Rod Arquette Show 08-15-2013
  • Rod Arquette Show 08-14-2013

    Aug 14, 2013 | 112 min
    Rod Arquette Show 08-14-2013
  • Rod Arquette Show 08-13-2013

    Aug 13, 2013 | 110 min
    Rod Arquette Show 08-13-2013
  • Rod Arquette Show 08-12-2013

    Aug 12, 2013 | 92 min
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  • Rod Arquette Show 08-09-2013

    Aug 09, 2013 | 113 min
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  • Rod Arquette Show 08-08-2013

    Aug 08, 2013 | 94 min
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  • Rod Arquette Show 08-07-2013

    Aug 07, 2013 | 106 min
    Rod Arquette Show 08-07-2013
  • Rod Arquette Show 08-06-2013

    Aug 06, 2013 | 99 min
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  • Rod Arquette Show 08-05-2013

    Aug 06, 2013 | 107 min
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  • Rod Arquette Show 08-02-2013

    Aug 02, 2013 | 107 min
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  • Rod Arquette Show 08-01-2013

    Aug 02, 2013 | 110 min
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    Aug 01, 2013 | 8 min
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  • Rod Arquette Show 07-31-2013

    Aug 01, 2013 | 113 min
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  • Rod Arquette Show 07-30-2013

    Jul 30, 2013 | 115 min
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  • Rod Arquette Show 07-29-2013

    Jul 29, 2013 | 87 min
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  • Rod Arquette Show 07-26-2013

    Jul 26, 2013 | 116 min
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  • Rod Arquette Show 07-25-2013

    Jul 25, 2013 | 103 min
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  • Rod Arquette Show 07-24-2013

    Jul 24, 2013 | 112 min
    Rod Arquette Show 07-24-2013
  • Rod Arquette Show 07-23-2013

    Jul 23, 2013 | 114 min
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  • Rod Arquette Show 07-22-2013

    Jul 22, 2013 | 109 min
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  • Rod Arquette Show 07-19-2013

    Jul 19, 2013 | 108 min
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  • Rod Arquette Show 07-18-2013

    Jul 18, 2013 | 110 min
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    Jul 17, 2013 | 110 min
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