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Tuesday, July 2, 201307/02/2013

Ricky Volpe

Ricky Volpe is a USDA Economist and joins Les Sinclair to talk about the rising costs of cooking out for…

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Tuesday, July 2, 201307/02/2013

Thomas Guterbock

Thomas Guterbock is the Director of the UVA Center for Survey Research joins Les Sinclair to talk about undecided voters.…


Tuesday, July 2, 201307/02/2013

Chief Charles Werner

Chief of the Charlottesville City Fire Department Charles Werner joins Les Sinclair to talk about firework safety. Podcast (charlottesville-right-now): Play…

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Tuesday, July 2, 201307/02/2013

Richard L. Beadles

Richard L. Beadles is with the University of Virginia’s Weldon Cooper Center and joins Les Sinclair to talk about a Rail…

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Monday, July 1, 201307/01/2013

Rodney Thomas

Rodney Thomas is a member of the Albemarle County Board of Supervisors and talks about the replacement decision. Podcast (charlottesville-right-now):…


Monday, July 1, 201307/01/2013

Dale Schowengerdt

Dale Schowengerdt, Senior Legal Counsel for Alliance Defending Freedom, talks about Prop 8. Podcast (charlottesville-right-now): Play in new window |…


Monday, July 1, 201307/01/2013

Stacy Swimp

Stacy Swimp, president of the Frederick Douglass Society and spokesman for the Project 21 Black Leadership Network, gives an update…

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Friday, June 28, 201306/28/2013

Ira Mehlman

Ira Mehlman joins Rob Schilling to talk about the immigration bill. Podcast (charlottesville-right-now): Play in new window | Download


Friday, June 28, 201306/28/2013

Mark Obenshain

Mark Obenshain joins Rob Schilling to talk about the war on coal. Podcast (charlottesville-right-now): Play in new window | Download

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Friday, June 28, 201306/28/2013

Robert Sarvis

Robert Sarvis joins Rob Schilling to talk about running for Governor. Podcast (charlottesville-right-now): Play in new window | Download

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