Jeanne Allen and Johnny Taylor on Education

Maureen O'DonnellEducation, Entertainment, Podcast

What if we gave each child a backpack full of cash and let their parents determine which school should receive that cash? And would Matt Damon enjoy working for a monopoly?  Jeanne Allen founder of the Center for Education Reform, Johnny Taylor, CEO of the Thurgood Marshall College Fund and Bill explore these questions on Common Ground. Listen to the … Read More

The Pursuit of Happiness with Jimmy Kemp and Ralph Benko

Bill WaltonEconomics, Investing, Podcast, Policy, Politics

Jack Kemp played a huge role in the successful tax policies of the 1980’s. His son, Jimmy Kemp, joins Bill to discuss the legacy of his father and what’s necessary going forward. Ralph Benko is a champion of supply-side economics as well, and adds to the discussion with his insight garnered from decades national experience.Prosperity, thriving and well-being are as … Read More

The Republican Party with Al Regnery and Matt Schlapp

Bill WaltonEconomics, Investing, Podcast, Policy, Politics

You don’t hear much about the Tea Party these days, but perhaps you should. After all, as Al Regnery, publisher to the conservative stars pointed out on his visit to “Common Ground with Bill Walton,” it just elected a president. The concerned community members and amateur activists who formed Tea Party groups in the early days of the Obama administration … Read More