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The Information Edge with Darren Yancy takes a concise look in key sectors of the economy, first responders, as well as rights under the Constitution. It is presented in a manner that shows the importance of each of these areas regarding consumer’s liberty and pocketbooks, examines existing and pending legislation on these areas, and then has both industry and political guests on for discussion on these topics. Darren brings close to 40 years of business experience to the observational forefront in sectors that impact everyday America. Darren has held political appointment at county the level and currently holds appointment at the state level in Texas. A former candidate for Texas Senate, Darren brings direct experience to policy observations on legislative affairs and how they impact your liberty and your pocketbook. Darren also brings his unique sense of wit and humor to the show to make you laugh as well as think.

The Information Edge with Darren Yancy takes a concise look in key sectors of the economy, first responders, as well as rights under the Constitution. It is presented in a manner that shows the importance of each of these areas regarding consumer’s liberty and pocketbooks, examines existing and pending legislation on these areas, and then has both industry and political guests on for discussion on these topics. Darren brings close to 40 years of business experience to the observational forefront in sectors that impact everyday America. Darren has held political appointment at county the level and currently holds appointment at the state level in Texas. A former candidate for Texas Senate, Darren brings direct experience to policy observations on legislative affairs and how they impact your liberty and your pocketbook. Darren also brings his unique sense of wit and humor to the show to make you laugh as well as think.

Location:

United States

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The Information Edge with Darren Yancy takes a concise look in key sectors of the economy, first responders, as well as rights under the Constitution. It is presented in a manner that shows the importance of each of these areas regarding consumer’s liberty and pocketbooks, examines existing and pending legislation on these areas, and then has both industry and political guests on for discussion on these topics. Darren brings close to 40 years of business experience to the observational forefront in sectors that impact everyday America. Darren has held political appointment at county the level and currently holds appointment at the state level in Texas. A former candidate for Texas Senate, Darren brings direct experience to policy observations on legislative affairs and how they impact your liberty and your pocketbook. Darren also brings his unique sense of wit and humor to the show to make you laugh as well as think.

Language:

English


Episodes

A Conservatives Guide to Questions for Political Candidates

11/24/2021
You have become politically active and you want to do your part of electing the right kind of candidates at the local, state, and federal levels. One of the most frustrating parts of being active is have candidates get elected and do the opposite of what they were elected for. So do you how to avoid election remorse? A good foundation of questions and commitments can help you maneuver through the political horse manure that is politics. Darren is going to give you a blueprint of questions,...

Duration:00:54:51

The Tree of Liberty

11/17/2021
In a 1787 letter from Thomas Jefferson to William Stephens Smith (the son in law of John Adams) a portion of that letter has become synonymous with the mention of the Tree of Liberty and the United States: The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants. What exactly does this mean? Is there any applicability today in an environment where it can be argued that government, at multiple levels, is no longer working for the American People. Darren...

Duration:00:55:16

Joe Biden - Outlaw President

11/10/2021
Our great nation was founded on many principles that are currently under attack. Equal branches of government through Separation of Powers has been a cornerstone to the success of America. Darren will show why Joe Biden has become the most lawless and wreckless person to ever occupy the Oval Office and why the next national chant should be Bye Bye Biden.

Duration:00:53:31

Infrastructure Update with Congressman Bruce Westerman

11/3/2021
As House Democrats and the Biden Administration look to break the piggy bank on an infrastructure bill that is anything but infrastructure, Darren visits with Congressman Bruce Westerman who is on the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee as well as the Natural Resource Committee on issues with the bill, current impacts on various sectors of the economy due to the BIden Administration policies.

Duration:00:57:35

Don't Let Commies and California Cancel Christmas

10/27/2021
Ships floating outside the Los Angeles ports have an open ended question of when they can reach port and unload their cargo. Much of that cargo is potentially what many American's would be spending for Christmas. As more news comes out about the real issues at the port's, there seems to be a constipation of ideas on how to solve the crisis. Today Darren will cover some real solutions to this issue on multiple levels and guide you on how to implement a real world plan to stop the Commies and...

Duration:00:54:52

The Small Business Trucking Coalition

10/20/2021
Darren once again turns attention to the trucking industry as the supply chain in America is at the center of attention. Darren will have special guest James Lamb, Executive Director of the Small Business in Transportation Coalition, on today to go into more detail on supply chain issues, address how Joe Biden is responding to truckers, potential scandal at the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, as well as his new involvement with the FBI.

Duration:00:55:30

A Renaissance of State Power

10/13/2021
It's not hard to find abuses of federal power. What is more frustrating than finding those abuses is the realization of the uphill battle to get the elected officials to do their jobs in oversight. What has been overlooked in this time federal overreach has been the power of the States.The States created and gave the power to the federal government, reserving rights not specifically granted to the feds.The States are the last line of defense during a time of power grabs and Constitutional...

Duration:00:54:45

Everything including the Kitchen Sink

10/6/2021
Most people have heard the expression They are throwing everything but the kitchen sink at this... or some form of the expression. The current reconciliation package in the US House of Representatives has every possible form of social, labor, and energy radicalization policies possible to take America to a permanent 3rd world nation. Rumor is they included a kitchen sink somewhere in this package.... Darren will have Special Guest Mack Morris of American's For Prosperity on the show today...

Duration:00:54:48

Outlaw State of Mind

9/29/2021
The 2nd Amendment is the difference between being citizens and subjects here in the United States. Those that despise the gun rights of America have been after them for decades, instituting un-Constitutional laws at local levels in liberal run states to undermine these rights. Even though the Supreme Court has leveled more than one ruling affirming the 2nd Amendment, with the Heller Case being the most recent and relevant, the gun grabbers continue to come after law abiding citizens. Red...

Duration:00:54:28

Keeping America First

9/22/2021
Keeping America First sounds amazingly simple - promote policies that help the USA and her citizens. Unfortunately, what should be simple and what is actually practiced by politicians at all levels from all parties has a wide gulf of false promises and inactions. How do we protect and promote America First? Who we elect is the first key to the process, but what happens after the campaign hoopla, catchy slogans, and promises of what will be are left in the dust? What policies are we, as the...

Duration:00:54:44

Encore Article V Convention of States

9/15/2021
Most people feel that DC has went far beyond its founding Constitutional powers and is out of control. Representatives & Senators making careers and finding ways to create their own enrichment system was not part of the Founders original plan. The Founders envisioned a time when the nation would need to re-take its powers and place an important tool in the Constitution under Article V. It's beyond time to call an Article V Convention. Special Guest Erika Hatfield of The Convention Of States...

Duration:00:53:45

Asphalt Flu

9/1/2021
The world of trucking is the bloodline in the veins of the logistics infrastructure. Without it - our economy, way of life, and literally the nation would dry up virtually overnight. So why is this sector constantly under attack from the law lobby, insurance, over zealous regulators, and a tech sector that thinks it can replace the American Trucker? Everything we consume is brought by a truck to a final destination. What if the trucks stop rolling? What happens if we get Asphalt Flu? Darren...

Duration:01:00:15

Can we keep the Republic?

8/25/2021
America was founded as a Republic, with the former English Colonial States giving power to a Federal authority that became the United States. Over time, the central government has taken more and more power from the states. With efforts within the current Congress and Administration set on taking even more power from the states, including the federal takeover of elections, a legitimate question surfaces of the chances of keeping America a Republic and free. Is it time for a political divorce?...

Duration:00:54:52

Disgrace

8/18/2021
As the globe watches in horror over the hurried and disastrous US military exit of Afghanistan, a undeniable shroud of disgrace looms over the Biden/Harris Administration. Thousands of US Citizens left to shelter in place, an arsenal left for a terrorist nation, and US troops re-deployed to risk their lives once again. A call for the resignations of the President/Vice President and Cabinet Members are sounding across the globe. Darren will take a concise look at the catastrophe, the issues...

Duration:00:54:39

Your Tax Dollars at Work?

8/11/2021
Today Darren examine's what appears to be an all out revolt for elected officials and tax funded sectors doing anything but their jobs. Is it an anomalie or a long term trend that requires an overhaul of how American tax dollars are collected and used? Join Darren at 1pm Pacific, 3pm Central.

Duration:00:54:25

Trucking & Infrastructure

8/4/2021
Darren has special guest Lewie Pugh of the Owner Operators Independent Drivers Association (OOIDA) on discussing issues in trucking. Nuclear lawsuits, radical infrastructure packages, looming insurance limit increases, and more industry regulations continue to attack the US's most critical logistical chain. Trucking moves everything you buy and when their costs go up, so do ours. Tune in today to find out what is being done to offset a tidal wave of issues and keep your pocket book safe.

Duration:00:55:24

Governing through Fear,Power, & Lies

7/28/2021
Why is it one political party appears to appease any side at all costs, while the other political party appears to never relinquish power, regardless of electoral outcomes? Have we become conditioned to be governed through fear & lies, used by those who usurped the power meant for the elected masses? Darren takes a trip through the not so friendly halls of political tactics and examines the fears that allow us to tolerate the lies that are used in political power manipulation.

Duration:00:56:03

Infrastructure Update with Congressman Bruce Westerman

7/21/2021
Darren will go into active infrastructure and natural resource legislation today with Congressman Bruce Westerman, R AR-04. . As part of the House Transportation and Infrastructure and ranking member of the Committee on Natural Resources, Congressman Westerman brings a no nonsense approach and a voice of fiscal conservatism to the spending spree in Washington DC.

Duration:00:55:11

Encore The Climate Lie

7/14/2021
Darren's 3rd climate and energy episode following Green By Any Means and the Energy Debate on the issues of carbon emissions, climate change, and the effort to re-align global energy. Darren will have Gregory Wrightstone of the CO2 Coalition on the show to discuss and debunk the climate lies being circulated by the mainstream media and certain branches of the federal government.

Duration:00:54:18

Cars and Climate Change

7/7/2021
As part of his ongoing series on Climate Change and the Climate Lie, Darren takes focus on the area to be most impacted with the Green New Deal. With the US Congress contemplating how to fund the electricification of the US power grid and spend trillions in the process, has anyone really looked into the current demand for Electric Vehicles (EV) and how consumers are responding to the technology in a free market? What percent do EV's make in the current scope of vehicle sales? Are consumers...

Duration:00:53:38