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Northern Utah's progressive, rational voice from four young men working and raising families in Weber County

Northern Utah's progressive, rational voice from four young men working and raising families in Weber County
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Northern Utah's progressive, rational voice from four young men working and raising families in Weber County

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English


Episodes

A North Ogden Divide

9/17/2019
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North Ogden sure does have a lot of plans. But are they good plans? Plus we're giving our thoughts on the Ogden mayoral debate, and telling you how to get involved this week.

Duration:01:41:58

Foley's MMA-zing

9/10/2019
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Duration:01:19:14

Foley's MMA-zing

9/10/2019
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Duration:01:18:01

A Labor Day Brew

9/2/2019
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Union guru Danny Brewer comes back to celebrate Labor Day with a little history on the labor movement in America. We talk about why you should really have a union, but you probably can't because you've let all your rights as a worker get taken away. So good job on that one.

Duration:00:50:00

Cheech and Wrong again

8/27/2019
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Duration:01:47:26

Kings Made and Politicians Paid

8/20/2019
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We dish the dirt on primary results across Weber County including friends of the show Angel Castillo and Nina Morse, and we break down the recent report on retirement benefits for former Commissioner James Ebert. Plus the sound is a lot better this episode!

Duration:01:09:29

Out of the Mouths of Babes

8/13/2019
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This week, we recap the second Ogden Mayoral Debate and sit down with two guys who aren't even 21 yet, but they're running the Weber County Democrats. They joined us in the sweatbox to talk about what motivates them and what kind of help they need. We've also got Pinkies Up, Thumbs Down, Upcoming Events, and John gets Shane to go back to his old ways... Show Notes: https://www.junctioncitypodcast.com/post/out-of-the-mouths-of-babes

Duration:01:17:08

Angels in the Sweatbox

8/6/2019
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This week, things are a little bit more somber around the Sweatbox. We’re chatting about the recent tragedies in CA, TX, and OH. But, we also had the chance to sit down with Ogden Mayor candidate Angel Castillo about her vision for the city. We'll tell you this: Shane is SUPER interested in sidewalks. Also: DON'T FORGET TO MAIL IN YOUR BALLOT THIS WEEK! Show Notes: https://www.junctioncitypodcast.com/post/angels-in-the-sweatbox

Duration:01:40:07

Republican Medicaid Meltdown

7/30/2019
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Utah gets some good news this week.We start with the good after learning that Rep. Rob Bishop WILL NOT seek another term representing Congressional District 1. We follow that up with a discussion on the Trump Administration's rejection of Utah's Medicaid waiver and what that means with Utah Democratic Healthcare Caucus chair Ryan Jensen. Plus, Pinkies Up, Thumbs Down and This Week's Events. This one is meaty! Show Notes: https://www.junctioncitypodcast.com/post/republican-medicaid-meltdown

Duration:01:27:16

Showstopper

7/25/2019
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Oh hey everyone, So this is the show without Colby. Yikes! Will the guys be able to make the whole show work? You can already see its a late upload so... On today's show, John talks political battle scars, we talk local municipal races (remember get your ballots in by August 12), and well there was more stuff. Don't worry Colby will be back next week to ensure quality, but for this week...courage. The three musketeers (shane dan and john)

Duration:01:09:46

Knock, Knock, Knockin' on Voters' Doors

7/16/2019
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We put our money where our mouth is this week and talk about our experiences knocking doors for candidates in Weber county last Saturday alongside special guest Chris Neville, former candidate for state House District 53. We, also, vent about the President's racist tirade on Twitter Sunday morning against Reps. AOC, Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib, and Ayanna Pressley. Plus, Pinkies Up, Thumbs Down, Upcoming Events, and a new hard-hitting poll in the Junction City Podcast FB group. Show Notes:...

Duration:01:27:03

Taxes and Chemicals and Nina... OH MY

7/10/2019
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Fresh from the Tax Reform Town Hall in Layton, we come to you from the one and only Laser Zone! Dan and Colby give their takes on the town hall, we discuss the recent discovery of hazardous waste on the banks of the Weber river, and chat with Nina Morse, a PR pro and friend of the show running for city council in West Haven. Plus, Pinkies Up, Thumbs Down and Upcoming Events. Show Notes: https://www.junctioncitypodcast.com/post/taxes-and-chemicals-and-nina-oh-my

Duration:01:33:48

Very Gerry

7/2/2019
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Big news from the US Supreme Court this week as they give a judicial shoulder shrug to partisan gerrymandering across the country. We also sit down with former Standard-Examiner sports writer and current Weber State women's soccer, softball, and volleyball play-by-play announcer Brandon Garside to chat Wildcat sports. Luckily, John wasn't here for it, cause we all know how much he lOvEs SpOrTs. Show Notes: https://www.junctioncitypodcast.com/post/very-gerry

Duration:01:17:59

Kingmaker 3: Rise of the Municipals

6/25/2019
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This week, JCP goes over a recap of the municipal election filings and who's running for mayor or city council in your town with special guest and Kingmaker, Oscar Mata. We also chat about the new Chair and Vice Chair for the Utah Democratic Party. Plus, Pinkies Up, Thumbs Down. Show Notes: https://www.junctioncitypodcast.com/post/kingmakeriii

Duration:01:23:08

Big Scary Socialism

6/18/2019
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We sit down with John Sillito, professor emeritus of History at Weber State University and former director of the Weber State University Archives, to discuss the history of socialism in Weber county. We also come up with the weirdest game ever in light of the news that Rep. Rob Bishop might be considering a run for the governor's mansion in Utah. And, don't forget, Pinkies Up, Thumbs Down. Show Notes: https://www.junctioncitypodcast.com/post/big-scary-socialism-w--john-sillito

Duration:01:04:23

Kingmaker Episode III: Rise of the Municipals

6/11/2019
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This week, JCP goes over a recap of the municipal election filings and who's running for mayor or city council in your town with special guest and Kingmaker, Oscar Mata. We also chat about Sen. Mike Lee's support of the REAL Act and what it would mean for inmates trying to transition back in to society, Plus, Pinkies Up, Thumbs Down. Show notes: https://www.junctioncitypodcast.com/post/kingmakeriii

Duration:01:13:34

Jason Allen is a Jerk

6/4/2019
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Duration:02:15:56

Inland Port: Field of Dreams or Patch of Lies?

5/30/2019
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John and Colby dig in to the ever-changing Inland Port. What is it and how does it affect Weber county? Plus, Mike Lee high-fives fellow Congressional trolls on Twitter and our signature segment, Pinkies Up, Thumbs Down. Show notes: https://www.junctioncitypodcast.com/post/inland-port-field-of-dreams-or-patch-of-lies

Duration:01:25:14