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What’s really going on inside the Trump White House? As an advisor to the new administration and someone who has served in two Republican White Houses, Bill Bennett will explain the Trump agenda in clear and candid terms and give you a behind-the-scenes look at the new president through interviews with the highest members of his administration and inner circle. Let Bill Bennett be your guide to Washington D.C. and all things Trump-related.




The Greatest Education Success Story in America Today

Bill talks with Eva Moskowitz, founder and CEO of Success Academy Charter Schools, about the incredible success of her poor, disadvantaged inner-city students. Bill also shares his own thoughts on the rapid growth of Antifa and the violent Left and how it's creeping into mainstream politics. Then he talks with Professor John Marini about the rise of identity politics in America, why it's so harmful to our republic and how President Trump is fighting back and trying to bring Americans...

Duration: 00:58:39

Can Pres. Trump Finally Solve the Immigration Problem?

Bill talks with Byron York about Pres. Trump's decision on DACA and if the president is setting up a deal that will finally secure the border and build the wall and in return grant a pathway to legalization for the "dreamers." Then, it's back to school week and Bill talks with Checker Finn about the state of American education and what schools are doing the best job of lifting disadvantaged students to education excellence. Finally, Bill dives into the debate over race, monuments and...

Duration: 00:44:32

Scandal Erupts When Professors Argue That All Cultures Are Not Equal

Amy Wax and Larry Alexander, professors of law at the University of Pennsylvania and the University of San Diego, respectively, wrote an op-ed recently which argued that not all cultures are equal. In response, many of their colleagues in higher education went berserk. Bill interviews Prof. Wax about the op-ed and the controversy that erupted. Then Bill talks with Congressman Ron DeSantis about his proposal to rein in the Mueller investigation and stop it from turning into a witch hunt out...

Duration: 01:04:13

Why the Left Is Wrong About Monuments, Trump and White Supremacists

Bill explains why the movement to rid the country of statues and monuments of anyone linked to slavery or the Confederacy is wrong. He also discusses why the effort to link President Trump and his supporters to white supremacists will backfire on liberals. Then Bill has a hilarious conversation with Steve Wynn about lessons learned from marriage and life.

Duration: 00:42:06

Reflections on Charlottesville

Bill shares his thoughts on the violence and protests in Charlottesville. He explains why the police and authorities should have done more to stop the violence and how they let the protests spiral out of control. He also defends President Trump's handling of the situation and blasts those who are trying to link Trump and conservatives to white supremacists.

Duration: 00:19:37

Is America on the Verge of War with North Korea?

Bill shares his thoughts on the escalating situation with North Korea and the chances that Pres. Trump will launch an attack. Then Bill talks with Alan Dershowitz, one of the sharpest legal minds in the country, about the Mueller investigation and whether Mueller is out to get Pres. Trump. Bill also continues his exclusive interview with Steve Wynn. The two discuss the dangerous polarization in America today and how we can recover. Finally, Bill talks with Joel Farkas about geopolitics and...

Duration: 00:59:14

Exclusive Interview with Secretary of Energy Rick Perry

Bill welcomes the new Secretary of Energy, Rick Perry, to the show and the two discuss the administration's efforts to boost American energy exports, including the major announcement of a new deal to export U.S. coal to Ukraine. Bill also shares his own thoughts on the wild week in Washington politics and the selection of Gen. Kelly to be the new White House Chief of Staff. Then, Bill talks with Steve Wynn, Chairman and CEO of Wynn Resorts, about his new game-changing resort in Boston and...

Duration: 00:44:57

Should Attorney General Jeff Sessions Step Down?

Bill is joined by Brian Kennedy and the two discuss the latest news regarding the GOP's attempt to repeal Obamacare. They also debate whether or not Attorney General Jeff Sessions should resign and if Pres. Trump is handling the situation properly. Then Steve Wynn, the Finance Chair of the RNC, joins Bill to discuss the RNC's record fundraising haul and how the party plans to build on its majorities in Congress.

Duration: 00:45:42

Is America More Divided Now Than Ever Before?

The Senate Republican's health care bill is now sidelined. Bill shares his thoughts on what this means for Pres. Trump's agenda and the future of the GOP majority. Putting aside the Civil War, is America more divided now than ever before? Bill tackles that question with one of America's great historians, Dr. Allen Guelzo. Finally, with college football season right around the corner, Bill talks with Phil Steele, the best college football expert in the country.

Duration: 01:08:13

Are Donald Trump Jr.'s Emails Evidence of Collusion with Russia?

Bill shares his thoughts on the release of Donald Trump Jr.'s emails and what the political fallout will be. Then Bill dives into the Trump economy with Steve Moore and discusses with him whether we'll ever see three or four percent economic growth again. Are North Korea's latest missile launches an attempt – aided by China – to test the strength of the Trump administration? Brian Kennedy explains what's going on with North Korea and China and how Pres. Trump should respond.

Duration: 01:00:02

Fireworks in North Korea; Trump vs. the Media

Bill discusses the breaking news of North Korea's successful intercontinental ballistic missile test with Gordon Chang. Then he talks with Joel Farkas about the media's war with Pres. Trump and why Trump should not back off. Finally, Seth Leibsohn and Chris Buskirk join Bill to discuss their new book "American Greatness" and why so many "experts" underestimated Donald Trump and got the 2016 election wrong.

Duration: 00:54:16

Pres. Trump's Travel Ban Is Vindicated.

Bill discusses Pres. Trump's big win before the Supreme Court after it upholds most of his travel ban. Bill also weighs in on the latest news regarding Republican efforts to repeal and replace Obamacare. Then, foreign policy expert Michael Del Rosso joins Bill to discuss the war against ISIS abroad in Mosul and Syria as well as at home in the fight against the spread of radical Islam. Finally, he talks with David French about the legal and political implications of the Supreme Court...

Duration: 01:00:43

Does the Democratic party need to do an autopsy?

Bill opens this episode by talking about the Georgia special election and the Democratic party's problems. Then Brian Kennedy of the American Strategy Group joins to talk about the tragic death of Otto Warmbier, what the US should do in response, and the USS Fitzgerald accident. Finally Steve Wynn joins the podcast to talk about the two people who have impressed him the most in his life.

Duration: 00:40:37

Wind and Solar Can't Replace Oil, Coal and Gas.

In this weeks episode, Bill talks to Mark Mills of the Manhattan Institute about the Paris Accord and why pulling out of it is a good thing for the country. He also speaks to Joel Farkas of the American Strategy Group about bringing manufacturing jobs back to America, and making trade "fair" again. Steve Wynn also joins Bill to provide his unique perspective on US relations with China.

Duration: 00:38:02

FBI Director James Comey Testifies Before Congress

Bill and John Hinderaker sift through the media hysteria surrounding James Comey's testimony before Congress. They also discuss the giant Obama NSA scandal that the mainstream media has ignored. Then Joel Farkas explains Trump's "fair trade" agenda and how Canada and Mexico are exploiting NAFTA. Finally, Steve Wynn joins Bill to dispel the myth that Pres. Trump is getting pushed around by world leaders and doesn't know what he's doing on the world stage.

Duration: 00:37:55

The Man Who Keeps Terrorists Awake at Night

Bill applauds Defense Sec. Jim Mattis for the administration's strategy to annihilate ISIS, unlike Pres. Obama's strategy to contain ISIS. Bill also weighs in on the revelation that the Manchester bomber used his student loans (after dropping out of college) to finance his terrorist and bomb training. Bill concludes his interview with Lord Conrad Black about how Trump can get his agenda back on track. Finally, Steve Wynn reveals an amazing story about his one-on-one meeting with Pres....

Duration: 00:34:41

The Mass Murder in Manchester

Bill calls out the weak responses to the terrorist attack in Manchester and explains why we need to get tougher in the war against radical Islam both at home in the U.S. and abroad. Bill also dives into the latest news surrounding Pres. Trump with Lord Conrad Black, one of Trump's earliest and staunchest defenders. Steve Wynn is now the architect of the GOP plan to keep the majority in Congress and Bill interviews him about his plans for the party and why the Democrats are verging...

Duration: 00:39:07

"Impeach Trump!" Making Sense of the Latest Democratic Hysteria.

Bill dives into the latest controversies surrounding Pres. Trump and James Comey with guest Andy McCarthy. Then Bill shares his own thoughts on the media hysteria surrounding the Trump presidency. Bill continues his conversation with Roger Robinson, architect of Reagan's financial takedown of the Soviet Union. Finally, Bill talks with Steve Wynn about how the Republicans can move from the opposition party to the governing party.

Duration: 00:49:39

Was Pres. Trump Right to Fire James Comey?

Bill weighs in on Pres. Trump's decision to fire James Comey. He then talks with James Capretta about the future of health care in America and whether liberals have won the argument over universal health care. Bill dives into foreign policy with Roger Robinson, the architect of Reagan's economic and financial takedown of the Soviet Union. Finally, he talks with Steve Wynn, the new RNC Finance Chair, to see how Republicans are doing in their efforts to keep their majorities in the House and...

Duration: 00:48:35

Trump's Next 100 Days

Bill talks with Brian Kennedy about lessons learned from Trump's first 100 days and how he should spend his next 100. Bill shares stories about defending Trump at the Milken Global Conference in Los Angeles this week. He also talks about the war on drugs and just how far he would go to stop drug dealers. Finally, Steve Wynn shares the secrets to his success and how he's able to continually stay ahead of his competitors.

Duration: 00:39:38

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