The Ben Domenech Podcast

The Ben Domenech Podcast

Each week Ben Domenech offers his perspective on the latest news of the day. With a new episode available twice weekly, the program welcomes politicians, authors, musicians and journalists for engaging interviews that go beyond the day’s headlines.

Episodes

August 8, 2022 50 min

Cassy Garcia, Abraham Enriquez & Where The Left Lost The Latino Vote 


On this episode, Ben sits down with the Republican nominee for Texas' 28th congressional district Cassy Garcia and Abraham Enriquez, Founder and President of Bienvenido, a non-profit dedicated to Hispanic voter outreach. Cassy, Abraham, and Ben break down why some recent polling is showing a severe shift to the right in voting habits as well as what issues...

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On this episode, Ben sits down with Chicago mother Jeannette Cooper to share the story of her 12-year-old daughter, who she has not seen in nearly four years.

Jeannette explains the circumstances in which she lost custody of her daughter because she failed to understand her "gender identity" and describes the minimal amount of contact she has had with her daughter since losing custody in 2019. Later, Jeanette dives into the ...

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On this episode, Ben sits down with former White House Press Secretary and author Ari Fleischer, to discuss his new book Suppression, Deception, Snobbery, and Bias: Why the Press Gets So Much Wrong - And Just Doesn't Care.  

Ben and Ari discuss the fundamentals of why the press is so overwhelmingly staffed by those with left-wing views, and how that ultimately benefits conservatives. Plus, they discuss Ari's involvement with...

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On this episode, Ben sits down with two of the three main Republican contenders for the Arizona Senate ahead of the August 2nd primary. Ben is joined by Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich, and then he sits down with businessman Jim Lamon to cover the main issues voters are looking at. From the Southern border and the economy, to how each campaign would handle Senator Mark Kelly (D-AZ) in the general, to what Republicans would d...

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On this episode, Ben is joined by FOX News Congressional Correspondent, Chad Pergram to discuss what the 117th Congress may get done before the 2022 Midterm Elections. Chad sheds light on how the Congressional baseball game may be a place for critical deals to be brokered, as well as if the January 6th committee may subpoena Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas's wife, Virginia Thomas.  


Then, Chad explains why, even if the Rep...

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On this episode, Ben sits down with former State Department Spokesperson in the Trump administration Morgan Ortagus to discuss her recent run for a Tennessee congressional seat and what she learned from running about the current state of politics.

Then, Ben and Morgan discuss the future of the America First policy agenda, as well as why Morgan believes Iran is on the path to obtaining a nuclear weapon. Plus, they weigh in on the sta...

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On this episode, Ben sits down with the winner of 16 Sports Emmy Awards and seven Edward R. Murrow Awards, FOX Sports journalist Tom Rinaldi to discuss his brand new podcast, Wesley, the story of the life and tragic death of former Major League Baseball player Lyman Wesley Bostock Jr.


Rinaldi breaks down his research and the compelling story of Wesley, the only player in MLB history to be murdered mid-season, and breaks down how he ...

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On this episode, Ben sits down with Distinguished Fellow in Strategy and Statesmanship at Hudson Institute, Walter Russell Mead, to discuss his new book Arc Of The Covenant: The United States, Israel, and The Fate of The Jewish People. Mead outlines what mistakes he believes the Biden Administration has made in their Middle East diplomacy, as well as what he believes most people get wrong about America’s relationship with Israel.

La...

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On this episode, Ben sits down with contributor at The Blaze, Delano Squires, to discuss what is next for the country in the post-Roe era. Plus they talk about how the left dominates the national political narrative, and what conservatives can do to share their personal values.

Later, Ben revisits his conversation with Oliver Wiseman on the departure of Boris Johnson and ponders what could be next for Britain's political landsca...

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On this episode, Ben sits down with Deputy Editor of The Spectator WorldOliver Wiseman, to discuss the rise and fall of British Prime Minister Boris Johnson. They discuss what led to his eventual resignation, while drawing comparisons to the American political climate, from former President Trump to former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich.

Plus, drawing on the analogy of former Prime Minister Winston Churchill’s career, they dis...

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On this episode, Ben previews his latest FOX Nation special, Overturning Roe, giving the inside story of the long fight to overturn the landmark ruling. 

Later, Ben highlights some of the most important issues to the pro-life movement that they did not have the time to address in the documentary.


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On this episode, Ben sits down with Emeritus Professor of Jurisprudence at Amherst College and Founder & Director of the James Wilson Institute, Hadley Arkes, to break down the legal doctrine that led to the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade.

Ben and Professor Arkes break down the intricacies of where there is disagreement amongst Republicans and within the pro-life movement, as well as what individual states may ...

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On this episode, Ben sits down with FOX News Radio Political Analyst and Political Editor at National Journal, Josh Kraushaar. Josh analyzes the gun control debate on Capitol Hill, where the parties stand heading into the 2022 midterms, as well as what the future of leadership may look like in the Republican party.


Plus, Ben and Josh look ahead to the 2024 Presidential election.


Later, Ben weighs in on this week's events on Capit...

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Ben sits down with Co-Host of FOX And Friends Weekend Pete Hegseth to discuss his latest book Battle for the American Mind: Uprooting a Century of Miseducation.

Pete explains what led him to prioritize writing about education in America, shares alternate approaches for education for parents to choose from, and explains how the government can encourage these other options without disrupting the freedom of school choice.

Later, Ben wei...

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On this episode, Ben sits down with the founder of the Papa John's Pizza restaurant chain, John Schnatter.

Schnatter draws on his experience as a small business owner and CEO to break down the latest economic issues from inflation to the supply chain, to a potential upcoming recession. Plus, they delve into the ever evolving relationship between politics and sports.

Later Ben explains his concerns about where the economic crisis ...

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On this episode, Ben shares conversations with former Speaker of The House, Newt Gingrich, and Senior Fellow at The Heritage Foundation, Mike Gonzales, while hosting FOX Across America on FOX Talk.

Speaker Gingrich breaks down the issues he has with the January 6th committee, as well as why he believes that the partisan politicization of the hearings has become irresponsible. Plus, the Speaker gives an outlook for how many seats he ...

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On this episode, Ben sits down with WWE Co-founder and former Small Business Administrator under the Trump administration, Linda McMahon, to share why she believes wrestling is inherently a part of American culture.

Plus, Linda and Ben discuss why it would not just be patriotic, but in the financial interests of many small businesses to cut ties with China.

Later, Ben gives his thoughts on the attempted assassination of Supreme Court...

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On this episode, Ben sits down with Senator Mike Lee (R-UT) to discuss his new book, Saving Nine: The Fight Against the Left’s Audacious Plan to Pack the Supreme Court and Destroy American Liberty, as well as the potential fallout, should the Supreme Court overturn Roe v. Wade later this month.


Senator Lee explains why the leak out of the Supreme Court on a potential Roe v. Wade ruling is so detrimental, and why preserving the insti...

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June 3, 2022 36 min

On this episode, Ben sits down with the Republican candidate in this year's Ohio Senate race, JD Vance. They discuss where the conservative movement is going, and what Republicans could do if they win back the Senate this fall.


Later, Ben gives his take on the significance of the Johnny Depp v. Amber Heard trial.


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On this episode, Ben sits down with Michelle Black, a Gold Star wife and author of Sacrifice, The Green Berets, A Fateful Ambush, and a Gold Star Widow's Fight For The Truth, to discuss her difficult journey after losing her husband and raising two sons on her own.  

 

Later, Ben discusses different ways that you can help remember those who lost their lives in the line of duty this Memorial Day.

 

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