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Tuesday, September 3, 201309/03/2013

Chris LaCivita senior strategist for Ken Cuccinelli’s campaign

Chris LaCivita is the senior strategist for Ken Cuccinelli’s campaign. Podcast (charlottesville-right-now): Play in new window | Download

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Tuesday, September 3, 201309/03/2013

Todd Sechser expert on threat-making and reputations in international politics

Todd Sechser is a Professor of Politics at the University of Virginia and a former fellow at the Council on…

Woman Running CLIPART

Friday, August 30, 201308/30/2013

Les Sinclair Women’s Four Miler

Les Sinclair joins Jay James to talk about the Charlottesville Women’s Four Miler which will take place on Saturday.  http://www.dominiondigital.com/womens4miler/donations.asp Podcast…


Friday, August 30, 201308/30/2013

Nora Seilheimer

Nora Seilheimer joins the program to talk about the Western Bypass. Podcast (charlottesville-right-now): Play in new window | Download

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Friday, August 30, 201308/30/2013

Jeff McCausland

CBS Military Analyst Jeff McCausland joins the program to talk about Syria. Podcast (charlottesville-right-now): Play in new window | Download

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Friday, August 30, 201308/30/2013

Ralph Northam

Senator Ralph Northam discusses running for Lieutenant Governor. Podcast (charlottesville-right-now): Play in new window | Download

House Lock

Friday, August 30, 201308/30/2013

Glenn Rust

Glenn Rust, President and CEO of Virginia National Bank, talks about the economy. Podcast (charlottesville-right-now): Play in new window |…


Friday, August 30, 201308/30/2013

David Swanson

David Swanson joins Jay James to talk about the conflict in Syria. Podcast (charlottesville-right-now): Play in new window | Download


Thursday, August 29, 201308/29/2013

Kristin Palmer UVA’s Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs)

Kristin Palmer, UVA’s Director of Online Learning Program, talks with Les Sinclair about MOOC’s (Massive Open Online Courses). Podcast (charlottesville-right-now):…

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Thursday, August 29, 201308/29/2013

Scott Mackey on wireless taxes

Are we paying too much in  wireless taxes? Scott Mackey from www.mywireless.org joins Les Sinclair .   Podcast (charlottesville-right-now): Play…

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