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Need a little more freedom in your life? YOU FOUND IT! This is FREEDOM DAILY brought to you by The Freedom Foundation. Get the latest on the fight against big government and the union political machine. You'll hear from experts and organizers about what we can do to defend the principles that made our state and nation great! Listen or download Freedom Daily at KTTH.com and learn more at myFreedomFoundation.com.

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Freedom Daily August 15, 2014 - Host Max Nelsen with guest Victor Joecks
Labor policy analyst Max Nelsen interviews Victor Joecks, executive vice president at the Nevada Policy Research Institute, about National Employee Freedom Week.
28:33 8/15/14
Freedom Daily August 14, 2014 - Host Jami Lund with Guest Danni Matthews
Education Analyst Jami Lund speaks with Danni Matthews, a former Ohio teacher who protests the National Education Association involvement in abortion and homosexual policy advocacy.
28:34 8/13/14
Freedom Daily August 13, 2014 - Host Jeff Rhodes with Guest Senator Ann Rivers
Managing editor Jeff Rhodes interviews Sen. Ann Rivers (R-La Center) on the lack of public input being sought as the governor develops plans to impose carbon taxes on Washington state.
28:03 8/12/14
Freedom Daily August 12, 2014 - Host Glen Morgan with Guest Representative Dave Taylor
Glen Morgan sits down with Representative Dave Taylor to discuss drones and your personal liberty.
28:08 8/11/14
Freedom Daily August 11, 2014 - Host Glen Morgan with Guests Senator John Braun and Jeff Rhodes
Glen Morgan and Jeff Rhodes interview State Senator John Braun about his recent column regarding Governor Inslee's water quality standards. Is it a war on jobs, a war on the poor, or a combination of both?
28:07 8/11/14
Freedom Daily August 7, 2014 - Host Tom McCabe with Guest Erin Shannon
Freedom Foundation CEO Tom McCabe interviews Erin Shannon of the Washington Policy Center about whether Washington’s lack of right-to-work protections cost it a chance to be the site of a 6,500-job auto manufacturing plant.
28:28 8/7/14
Freedom Daily August 8, 2014 - Host Glen Morgan with Guests Representative JT Wilcox and Scott Roberts
Glen Morgan and Scott Roberts interview Representative JT Wilcox about primary election results and what these results indicate for the November elections in Washington State.
28:11 8/7/14
Freedom Daily August 6, 2014 - Host Jami Lund with Guest Elke Rushton
Education Policy Analyst, Jami Lund explores a promising new "classical education" charter school seeking to open in Kent. Mountainside Classical Academy, CEO Elke Rushton joins the show to describe the vision and process of offering this option for families.
28:07 8/6/14
Freedom Daily August 5, 2014 - Host Jeff Rhodes with Guests Scott Roberts, Glen Morgan, and Jami Lund
Freedom Foundation Managing Editor Jeff Rhodes and Freedom Foundation staffers Jami Lund and Glen Morgan discuss what to expect from the 2014 Washington state primary election that concludes today.
28:26 8/5/14
Freedom Daily August 4, 2014 - Host Scott Roberts with Guest Rep. Chad Magendanz
Citizen Action Network director Scott Roberts inerviews Rep. Chad Magendanz (R-Issaquah) on the merits of the class-size initiative on the November general election ballots.
28:05 8/4/14
Freedom Daily August 1, 2014 - Host Jeff Rhodes with Guest Senator Randi Becker
Freedom Foundation managing editor Jeff Rhodes interviews Eatonville Republican Sen. Randi Becker, who co-chairs the Senate Health and Wellness Committee about the latest developments in the case of a whisteblower complaint in the Office of the Insurance Commissioner.
28:14 7/30/14
Freedom Daily July 30, 2014 - Host Jami Lund with Guests The Communications Department
Freedom Foundation Senior Policy Analyst Jami Lund sits down with the Communications Department at the Freedom Foundation to discuss how to get the Freedom Foundation's message out and how to engage with people.
27:37 7/30/14
Freedom Daily July 31, 2014 - Host Jeff Rhodes with Guest Susan Shotthafer
Freedom Foundation managing editor Jeff Rhodes interviews Susan Shotthafer, who led a successful petition drive to get a pair of labor reform measures on the November ballot in Sequim.
28:10 7/30/14
Freedom Daily July 29, 2014 - Host Max Nelsen with Guest Vinnie Vernuccio
Labor policy analyst Max Nelsen interviews Vincent Vernuccio, Director of Labor Policy at the Mackinac Center for Public Policy in Michigan, about a new concept for organizing labor unions in the public sector.
28:29 7/29/14
Freedom Daily July 28, 2014 - Host Glen Morgan with Guest Kristi Brumfeld
Glen Morgan interviewed Kristi Brumfield, former ESD state worker who became a whistleblower. They discuss whistleblowing from a state worker's perspective and how the union will not protect members who become whistleblowers, and in some cases collude with corrupt management to cover up the corruption.
28:07 7/28/14
Freedom Daily July 25, 2014 - Host Scott Roberts with Guest Glen Morgan
Scott Roberts and guest Glen Morgan discuss a recent jury-trial $12 million judgment against the Thurston County Commissioners and how elected officials and senior bureaucrats should be held personally liable for their actions rather than just always have the taxpayer pick up the costs.
28:30 7/25/14
Freedom Daily July 24, 2014 - Host Max Nelsen with guest Matt Haller
Labor Policy Analyst Max Nelsen interviews Matt Haller, Senior Vice President for Communications and Public Affairs at the International Franchise Association, about the IFA's lawsuit against the City of Seattle's $15 minimum wage ordinance.
28:26 7/24/14
Freedom Daily July 23, 2014 - Host Jami Lund with Guest Trent England
Senior Policy Analyst Jami Lund and Trent England, VP of the Oklahoma Council of Public Affairs review the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) and the recent court ruling striking down some elements of implementation.
28:17 7/23/14
Freedom Daily July 28, 2014 - Host Glen Morgan with Guest Kristi Brumfeld
Glen Morgan with Guest Kristi Brumfeld
28:07 7/23/14
Freedom Daily July 22, 2014 - Host Jami Lund with Guest Mike Reitz
Senior Policy Analyst Jami Lund, and Mike Reitz, VP of Mackinac Center for Public Policy in Michigan discuss how the tide is changing nationwide on public sector unions' undue influence.
28:33 7/22/14
Freedom Daily July 17, 2014 - Host Lund with Guest Michael Chartier
Education Policy Analyst, Jami Lund talks with Michael Chartier of the Friedman Foundation for Education Choice about the momentum for ending the education monopoly nationwide and how Washington compares to the rest nation.
28:32 7/17/14
Freedom Daily July 18, 2014 - Host Max Nelsen with Guests Freedom Foundation Interns
Labor policy analyst Max Nelsen speaks with the Freedom Foundation's three summer interns about their backgrounds, work at the Foundation and future plans.
28:28 7/16/14
Freedom Daily July 15, 2014 - Host Jeff Rhodes with Guest Daniel DiSalvo
Freedom Foundation managing editor Jeff Rhodes interviews Daniel DiSalvo, senior fellow at the Manhattan Institute and an outspoken critic of public-sector unions, about the impact of this month's Harris v. Quinn ruling.
28:15 7/15/14
Freedom Daily July 16, 2014 - Host Glen Morgan with Guest Representative Chad Magendanz
Glen Morgan and Rep. Chad Magendanz (Issaquah) discuss education policy in Washington State and how to improve it.
28:16 7/15/14
Freedom Daily July 21, 2014 - Host Jeff Rhodes with Guest Dale Schowengerdt
Freedom Foundation managing editor Jeff Rhodes interviews Dale Schowengerdt, attorney for Baronelle Stutzman, the Richland florist currently being sued by the state of Washington for refusing to cater a same-sex wedding because it violates her religious principles.
27:44 7/15/14
Freedom Daily July 14, 2014 – Host Jeff Rhodes with Guest Michelle Earl-Hubbard
Freedom Foundation managing editor Jeff Rhodes interviews Seattle attorney Michelle Earl-Hubbard, of the Washington Coalition for Open Government, about the closed-door negotiations between the governor and Washington's government employee unions.
28:28 7/14/14
Freedom Daily July 11, 2014 – Host Jeff Rhodes with Guest Gerald Molen
Hollywood motion picture producer Gerald Molen discusses the recent controversy in which a book written by his colleague, Dinesh D'Souza, were dropped temporarily by Costco; and he previews the Freedom Foundation’s Legacy Honors Luncheon, at which he will be the keynote speaker.
28:16 7/11/14
Freedom Daily July 10, 2014 – Host Glen Morgan with Guest Senator Mark Schoesler
Glen Morgan interviews State Senator Mark Schoesler from Ritzville about Governor Inslee's efforts to give more power to the Department of Ecology, change the water quality standards in the state, and our government's regulatory War on the Poor.
28:16 7/10/14
Freedom Daily July 9, 2014 – Host Scott Roberts with Guest Glen Morgan
WA State Department of Ecology Bob Penhale views citizens as animals to be hunted, and Governor Inslee is holding secret meetings. What do these things have in common? Scott Roberts hosts Freedom Daily today with fellow freedom fighter Glen Morgan. They discuss these issues and more.
28:21 7/9/14
Freedom Daily July 8, 2014 – Host Jami Lund with Guest Shawn Newman
Senior Policy Analyst Jami Lund interviews Shawn Newman, the attorney representing more than two dozen Thurston County employees suing the union, AFSCME Council 2 for refusing to honor their Constitutional rights to pay only the fee for workplace representation.
28:20 7/8/14