President Trump was in Florida to launch his campaign for reelection in 2020. Ed talks about some of the major takeaways from last night. Callers join the conversation to express how successful they think Trump will be in the coming months.
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo says drivers licences can be issued to undocumented workers. Meanwhile, President Trump says the deportation of illegal immigrants will begin as soon as next week. Ed talks about both topics with callers.
Ed discusses the attack on two oil tankers, which the U.S. is now blaming on Iran. Some callers feel Iran may not have been the culprit in this particular attack.
Ed talks about the latest surrounding the Democrat presidential nominee hopeful on his campaign through Iowa. One of the main sticking points for Joe is finding a cure for cancer. Callers get in on the discussion and share their excitement for the upcoming primary debates.
Ed talks about what happened at a recent meeting, and how the program will work. Sober homes were also discussed, which are intended to be alcohol and drug free for those continuing their recovery. Callers chime in and speculate as to the effectiveness these programs will be in the town.
The U.S. scored 13 goals in their World Cup opener against Thailand. Ed discusses the outrage over the "poor sportsmanship" the women's team showed against lesser competition. Callers join the conversation to convey their thoughts on the matter, and if the U.S. went too far in their victory.
Holly talks to Ed about several Beacon Hill issues including an upcoming convention, Medicare for all, and the grad tax.
Ed discusses the report, which indicates speed and weather were contributing factors in the 2017 crash. 15 passengers were sent to the hospital as a result of the ferry slamming into the Hyannis breakwater. Callers react to the news and give their opinion on the Coast Guard's findings.
What does this mean? Ed is actively listening and keeping an open mind to any and all topics this Free for All/Aloha Friday. Trump protests, gun violence, and alcohol restrictions lead the way during the listening tour. Perhaps listening tours will catch on after Ed's attempt at it.
It's Aloha Friday! Ed discusses many topics including Bruins recap, D-Day ceremonies, and "MAGA" hats. Callers join in on the aloha spirit.
President Trump still remains steadfast in enforcing tariffs on Mexico if they continue to do nothing about the stream of illegal immigrants coming through the southern border. Ed and Leo talk about the effectiveness of tariffs and if Senate republicans will support the measure. Chuck from the Financial Exchange calls in to discuss the matter as well. The tariffs will go in effect Monday if an agreement with Mexico cannot be rea... Read more
Former Barnstable County Commissioner Leo Cakounes joins Ed in remembering those who served in D-Day. Leo is unsure if future generations will truly know the sacrifice military members made 75 years ago. Callers also join in on the discussion.
Chara suffered a broken jaw in game 4 of the Stanley Cup Final in St. Louis against the Blues. Ed talks about whether or not the defenseman will be able to play for the rest of the series. Callers have very animated opinions on whether or not it's possible to play through a broken jaw.
The on-duty resource officer faces charges stemming from the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida. Also, a meeting takes place today with Mexico on new tariffs in response to illegal immigrants crossing the southern border. Callers jump in on both topics and share their opinions.
Ed talks about what Trump is doing to try and curb the illegal immigration coming from the USA-Mexico border. Officials from Mexico are sending a delegation to Washington on Wedensday to try and resolve the issue at hand. Callers join the discussion to share their thoughts on the effectiveness of tariffs and their tactical use ahead of negotiations.
Holly talks to Ed about Attorney General Maura Healy on the Pilgrim Nuclear power station shutdown, same day voter registration, the Mike Brady trial, and graduated income tax in the state.
12 people were slain when a gunman opened fire on Friday. Police say the killer was armed with two pistols and had resigned from his job just before carrying out the shooting. Many are suggesting stricter gun legislation in the aftermath of this latest shooting. Ed also briefly mentions Kevin Spacey and the impending hearing in court for accusations of groping an 18-year-old.
Ed discusses the horrific scene in which a gunman opened fire at Virginia Beach. Police say the man was armed with two pistols and had resigned from his job just before carrying out the shooting. Callers chime in and talk about the incident, and if any clear solutions exist for mitigating gun violence.
President Trump announced tariffs for goods originating in Mexico as a response to illegal immigration. Callers share their thoughts on the immigration issue, and whether or not the problem will be solved through Trump's new order.
Ed officially kicks off the summer tradition of Aloha Friday's. It is still Free for All Friday, which leads to callers introducing a variety of topics to the show.