Category: Reality Check

Reality Check, January 12, 2018

January 15, 2018 1 min to read

Reality Check, January 12, 2018

Category : Reality Check

Gary, Lyn and Dee discuss current events and topics of the day.  So many topics, so little time.  Tom Steyer, Democratic billionaire behind the impeachment movement, has bought 535 copies of ‘Fire and Fury.’  He plans on sending them to every senator and representative in Washington, DC.  We talked about new rules and...

Reality Check, January 5, 2018

January 7, 2018 2 min to read

Reality Check, January 5, 2018

Category : Reality Check

Gary, Lyn and Dee discuss politics and current events.  We start with a couple of PSAs for listeners in the Pikes Peak Region.  State of the Region Luncheon @ Great Wolf Lodge, $42/person.  If you are interested in talking with County Commissioners Darryl Glen or Stan VanderWerf, check out: www.trilakeschamber.com MVEA is giving b...

Reality Check, December 29, 2017

January 1, 2018 1 min to read

Reality Check, December 29, 2017

Category : Reality Check

Lyn and Dee discuss current events and news of the day.  Our main topic this week is the Magnitsky Act.  This piece of legislation was adopted in the US after Russian officials stole a hedge fund from UK citizen William Browder.  His lawyer, Sergei Magnitsky exposed the corruption.  For his work in defense of his client, he was j...

Reality Check, December 15, 2017

December 18, 2017 0 min to read

Reality Check, December 15, 2017

Category : Reality Check

Gary, Lyn and Dee discuss politics and current events.  We would like to thank you for listening throughout the year, and let you know we’re taking next week off.  Our topics for this week include Doug Jones’ Senate victory in Alabama.  Despite all the voter suppression and intimidation, he won.  He won by a margin la...

Reality Check, December 8, 2017

December 11, 2017 1 min to read

Reality Check, December 8, 2017

Category : Reality Check

Gary, Lyn and Dee discuss politics and current events.   We start our podcast with a discussion on the lack of an El Paso County needle exchange program.  Peggy Littleton, El Paso Country Commissioner who sits on the Board of Health is opposed to one.  This Pro-Life, Republican from District 5 believes a needle exchange encourage...

Reality Check, December 1, 2017

December 5, 2017 0 min to read

Reality Check, December 1, 2017

Category : Reality Check

Gary, Lyn and Dee discuss current events and issues of the day.  This episode’s topics include Puerto Rico, again.  We heard stories this week of millions of dollars spent on tarps that were never distributed.  Taxes, taxes, taxes.  How does the tax bill will impact public schools.  There will be more on this in the future...

Reality Check, November 17, 2017

November 21, 2017 1 min to read

Reality Check, November 17, 2017

Category : Reality Check

Gary, Lyn and Dee discuss news and current events.  We discuss the fact that most of Puerto Rico is still without power.  What happened to that project started by Whitefish Energy?  Oh, that’s right, it failed.  Cory Gardner wants your opinion on taxes.  Feel free to use resistbot by texting ‘resist’ to 50409....

Reality Check, November 10, 2017

November 13, 2017 0 min to read

Reality Check, November 10, 2017

Category : Reality Check

Gary and Dee discuss current events.  Lyn is on vacation this week.  Our topics include: sexual harassment and assault; election results 2017; Trump’s Asian tour; Paradise Papers and Facebook’s ‘nude’ protection.  This past week, there were a lot of good things in the election results, especially in Virgini...

Reality Check November 3, 2017

November 6, 2017 0 min to read

Reality Check November 3, 2017

Category : Reality Check

Gary, Lyn and Dee discuss current events.  Topics this week include the new Republican tax bill, Mueller’s indictments against Papadopoulos, Manafort and Gates.  Papadopoulos has been proactively cooperating in Mueller’s investigation.  What is going on with Sam Clovis and the USDA?  What is up with Wilbur Ross and th...

Reality Check, October 27, 2017

October 31, 2017 1 min to read

Reality Check, October 27, 2017

Category : Reality Check

Gary, Lyn and Dee discuss topics of the day.  We’ll start with Senator Gardner’s request for your feedback on taxes.  And, if you don’t know what to say, we discuss what will happen to your taxes.  So, give a listen and you’ll know how this proposal affects your bottom line. http://www.Gardner.Senate.gov/ta...