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Guy Taylor, Tom Nichols, Brent Scher, Michael Pregent

October 9th, 2015 ·

GUY TAYLOR, National Security Chief at the Washington Times:

  • Intelligence community’s failures to predict Russia’s involvement in Syria
  • Collaboration between Iran and Russia in the Middle East

TOM NICHOLS, Professor of National Security Affairs at the U.S. Naval War College:

  • Russia’s cruise missile strike in Syria
  • Putin’s attempt to return Russia to superpower status
  • Absence of American presence in the Middle East could lead to Shiite-Sunni war

BRENT SCHER, Staff writer at the Washington Free Beacon:

  • Can the FBI recover specific emails, requested by Rep. Trey Gowdy, on the Benghazi-gate scandal?
  • Platte River Networks claiming ignorance of knowledge concerning cloud firm doing offsite storage of Hillary’s emails
  • America Rising releasing damning information concerning Clinton’s close confidant Ms. Huma Abedin

MICHAEL PREGENT, Adjunct Fellow at the Hudson Institute, former intelligence officer:

  • Moscow’s military presence in the Middle East
  • Russia violating Turkish airspace and the subsequent effects on NATO
  • Strategy to train Iraqi Sunnis tribes in Kurdistan
  • Chances of an inclusive state government in Iraq
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Rep. Trent Franks, Daniel Horowitz, Rep. French Hill, Shoshana Bryen

October 8th, 2015 ·

Rep. TRENT FRANKS (AZ-8), Senior Member of the House Armed Services Committee:

  • Importance of the vote for Speaker of the house
  • Obama’s veto threat of the National Defense Authorization Act
  • Congress’ support for gender-integrated forces

DANIEL HOROWITZ, Senior Editor at Conservative Review:

  • Personal views of Rep. Kevin McCarthy
  • Reasons to oppose the National Defense Authorization Act

Rep. FRENCH HILL (AR-2), Member of the Task Force to Investigate Terrorism Financing:

  • Hill’s visit to Guantanamo Bay
  • Iran’s financial gains from the ObamaBomb Deal
  • Legislation against financial support for Iranian-sponsored terrorism

SHOSHANA BRYEN, Senior Director of the Jewish Policy Center:

  • Russia’s alliance with the Iraqi government a strategic ploy to project power on the West
  • Is Vladimir Putin transforming his country into a future enemy of Sunni Islam?
  • Saudi King Salman hospitalized and the greater ramifications for Washington/Riyadh relations
  • Israel able to handle Middle East security concerns with the exception of a nuclear Iran
  • Palestinian president Abbas trying to stay relevant through an “Intifada 3.0”
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Jim Hanson, Diana West, Bill Harlow, Fred Fleitz

October 7th, 2015 ·

JIM HANSON, Executive Vice President at the Center for Security Policy, former operator in the U.S. Army Special Forces:

  • Recommendation from General Campbell to not withdraw from Afghanistan
  • Cut Down the Black Flag” strategy to defeat the global jihad movement
  • Russia’s imperial ambitions
  • President Obama’s veto threat for the NDAA

DIANA WEST, Author of “American Betrayal: The Secret Assault on our Nation’s Character”:

  • Advisability of continuing operations in Afghanistan
  • Repercussions of Afghanistan falling back into a terrorist state
  • Difference between Western and Islamic culture
  • Security implications of increased refugee resettlement in the U.S.

BILL HARLOW, Former Chief Spokesman for the Central Intelligence Agency, Editor of “Rebuttal: The CIA Responds to the Senate Intelligence Committee's Study of Its Detention and Interrogation Program”:

  • The Senate Committee on Intelligence's investigation into the CIA’s interrogation program
  • An abuse of the congressional oversight function
  • Effects of enhanced interrogation on captured terrorists
  • Dianne Feinstein’s lack of objectivity in regard to these methods
  • Why publishing the Army’s field manual on interrogation is making the U.S. more vulnerable

FRED FLEITZ, Senior Vice President for Policy and Programs at the Center for Security Policy, former CIA Analyst:

  • Feinstein’s persecution of the CIA’s enhanced interrogation methods
  • Latest regarding newly-found Clinton email server
  • Khamenei’s remarks regarding Iran’s willingness to comply with nuclear deal
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Rick Manning, Dr. Mike Gruntman, Patrick Poole, Ryan Mauro

October 6th, 2015 ·

RICK MANNING, President of Americans for Limited Government:

  • Manning’s concerns with the Trans Pacific Partnership Deal   
  • Repercussion of TPP commitments concerning immigration policy
  • The possibility of China eventually entering into the TPP Agreement?

Dr. MIKE GRUNTMAN, Professor of Astronautics at The University of Southern California, and author of “Intercept 1961: The Birth of Soviet Missile Defense”:

  • Significance of the Soviet’s development of missile defense in 1961
  • Russian ambition to develop territorial missile defense systems
  • Violations of ABM Treaty by the construction of the Krasnoyarsk radar site

PATRICK POOLE, National Security Blogger at PJ Media:

  • Russia’s role in protecting the Assad regime in Damascus
  • Iranian military presence in Syria and Iraq
  • The Obama administration’s relations with Egypt

RYAN MAURO, National Security Analyst for the Clarion Project:

  • House Homeland Security Committee report regarding growing threat from jihad
  • Alliance between Sunni and Shiite jihadists
  • Saudi cleric calling for jihad against Russia
  • CAIR’s civilization jihad inside the U.S.
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Lt. Col. Seth Folsom, Joe Weiss, Dr. Walid Phares, Lt. Gen. William G. “Jerry” Boykin, Gordon Chang

October 5th, 2015 ·

USMC Lt. Col. SETH FOLSOM, combat veteran of Iraq and Afghanistan, author of “Where Youth and Laughter Go: With “The Cutting Edge” in Afghanistan”:

  • Folsom’s insight into his new book, “ Where Youth and Laughter Go”
  • Col. Folsom’s stories of patrolling off base, leading troops amid the constant threats of IEDs and ambushes
  • Accidental bombing of Doctors Without Borders hospital in Kunduz, Afghanistan
  • Jihadists using mosques and schools to shelter fighters
  • The military perception of the civilian/armed service divide

JOE WEISS, Managing Partner at Applied Control Solutions, LLC:

  • Reliance of the control systems protecting the U.S. electric grid
  • Cyber attacks on critical infrastructure command mechanisms
  • Concerns surrounding international information sharing

Dr. WALID PHARES, Fox News Middle East and Terrorism Expert, Advisor to Anti-Terrorism Caucus in the United States House of Representatives:

  • Russian actions in Syria, Iraq, and Iran
  • Was the Russian incursion into Syria planned during Iranian Gen. Qasem Soleimani’s visit to Moscow?
  • Putin forging a Shitte crescent through intelligence sharing to protect Russia against Muslim insurgencies in the Caucuses
  • The possibility of a nuclear-armed Iran threat to Russia
  • Upcoming election in Turkey effecting the migrant crisis and the overall future of Erdogan’s AKP

Lt. Gen. WILLIAM G. “JERRY” BOYKIN, Former Deputy Undersecretary of Defense for Intelligence, and Executive Vice President at the Family Research Council”:

  • Reaction to the U.S. military expelling service members for confronting Afghan rapists
  • How social engineering and budget cuts are affecting America’s military readiness

GORDON CHANG, author of “The Coming Collapse of China”:

  • The United States and eleven other nations reach a consensus regarding the Trans-Pacific Partnership agreement
  • Why the world will be safer if the U.S. dominates trade in East Asia
  • TPP and the “movement of people” among an already severe refugee crisis in Europe
  • Will China really be kept out of the TPP?
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Rep. Steven Russell, Dr. Leon Aron, Alan Dershowitz, Dr. Peter Pry, Mark Krikorian

October 2nd, 2015 ·

Rep. STEVE RUSSELL (OK-5), Member House Committee on Government Oversight and Reform, and former Army Ranger:

  • Upcoming election for Republican House Leadership
  • Russia’s growing involvement in Iraq
  • Concerns surrounding Iran’s presence in Syria and Iraq

Dr. LEON ARON, Resident Scholar and Director of Russian Studies at AEI:

  • Is Putin using military force in Syria to distract from economic woes?
  • Threat posed by Vladimir Putin’s ‘Patriotic Mobilization’
  • Russian-Iranian alliance developing a Shiite crescent

ALAN DERSHOWITZ, Professor Emeritus of Law at Harvard University:

  • Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s speech at the United Nations
  • Current state of the U.S.-Israeli relationship
  • U.N. Resolution pushing for Palestinian recognition
  • Democratic opposition to voting on the ObamaBomb Deal

Dr. PETER PRY, Executive Director on the Taskforce on National and Homeland Security:

  • Suspicion that Iran already has a nuclear weapon
  • Threat of an Iranian EMP
  • Reactions to the reauthorization of the EMP Commission

MARK KRIKORIAN, Executive Director at the Center for Immigration Studies:

  • Sessions’ hearing on America’s Refugee Resettlement Program
  • 50thanniversary of the Immigration and Nationality Act
  • How refugee resettlement is affecting European society
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Lt. Col. Ralph Peters, Fred Fleitz, Rep. Chris Stewart, Rep. Brad Wenstrup, Claudia Rosett

October 1st, 2015 ·

Lt. Col. RALPH PETERS, Fox News Security Analyst and Retired U.S. Army Lt. Col.:

  • Current events showing that history will repeat itself
  • Russia’s cooperation with Islamic Republic of Iran
  • Advice to President Obama regarding America’s role in Syria

FRED FLEITZ, Senior Vice President for Policy and Programs at the Center for Security Policy, former CIA Analyst:

  • James Clapper’s role in politicizing intelligence
  • Examples of intelligence being doctored for uses other than national security
  • How intelligence has evolved over the years

Rep. CHRIS STEWART (UT-2), Member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, and former Command Pilot in the U.S. Air Force:

  • Predictions for the next Speaker of the House
  • How the current Continuing Resolution is effecting the government
  • Concerns surrounding the politicizing of intelligence
  • Russia’s growing role in the Middle East

Rep. BRAD WENSTRUP (OH-2), Member of the House Armed Services Committee, former combat surgeon in Iraq:

  • How appropriations issues are causing harm to the Defense Department
  • President Obama’s threat to veto the National Defense Authorization Act
  • Reviewing the economic sanctions relief for Iran
  • Department of Energy’s closure of the last domestic uranium enrichment plant
  • Concerns surrounding the IAEA’s inspection of Iranian nuclear sites

CLAUDIA ROSETT, Journalist-In-Residence at the Foundation for Defense of Democracies, Forbes and PJ Media columnist:

  • United Nations parading around the dictators of China, Russia, Iran, Cuba, and Zimbabwe
  • Global central planning and its taxing role on the U.S. in any sort of UN mandate
  • Obama’s climate change accord in Paris
  • IAEA accepting samples from the Iranian Parchin facility
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Amb. Henry Cooper

September 30th, 2015 ·

Amb. HENRY COOPER, Former Director of the Strategic Defense Initiative, and President Reagan’s Chief Negotiator at the Geneva Defense and Space Talks:

  • Reactions to the ObamaBomb Deal
  • History behind nuclear proliferation


  • Administration’s claim regarding the inspections of Iranian sites
  • Iran and North Korea’s threat to the U.S. electric grid
  • Short range nuclear device fired from off the U.S. Coast


  • Weapon size needed to generate an EMP attack
  • Means of countering missile attacks on our grid


  • How the U.S. can secure its grid
  • “Brilliant Pebbles” Initiative under President Reagan


  • U.S. losing control of the high frontier in space to China
  • Deterring the nuclear capabilities of the Beijing and Moscow regimes
  • Possibility of the U.S. nuclear deterrent failing
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Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, Andy McCarthy, Dr. Michael Auslin

September 29th, 2015 ·

Rep. ILEANA ROS-LEHTINEN (FL-27), Chairman Emeritus of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs:

  • Meeting between Putin and Obama and looking at the Russian hegemony in the Middle East
  • Who are the main beneficiaries of the Iran nuclear deal?
  • Judging who best to be the next Speaker of the House for the GOP

ANDY McCARTHY, former federal prosecutor:

  • The fall of John Boehner
  • Charles Krauthammer’s constitutional vendetta against Dr. Ben Carson
  • Benghazi and other variables disqualifying a Hillary Clinton presidency

Dr. MICHAEL AUSLIN, Resident Scholar and Director of Japan Studies at AEI:

  • Reactions to the State visit of China’s President Xi Jinping
  • Concerns surrounding China’s military presence in the South China Sea
  • Beijing’s attempt to blame the U.S. for their economic failures
  • Beginning of the end for the Chinese Communist Party

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Dr. Steven Bucci, Dr. Tawfik Hamid, Gordon Chang, Christian Whiton

September 29th, 2015 ·

Dr. STEVEN BUCCI, Director of the Douglas and Sarah Allison Center for Foreign and National Security Policy at the Heritage Foundation:

  • Latest details of Obama and Putin’s meeting at the UN
  • Growing partnership between Russia, Iraq, and Iran
  • Vetting processes for Middle Eastern refugees
  • President Obama’s cyber warfare agreement with China

Dr. TAWFIK HAMID, Senior Fellow at the Potomac Institute for Policy Studies, Author of “Inside Jihad: How Radical Islam Works; Why It Should Terrify Us; and How to Defeat It”:

  • Ben Carson’s warning about shariah
  • The teaching of taqiyya
  • A counterterrorism “vaccine" to prevent radicalization

GORDON CHANG, Author of “The Coming Collapse of China”:

  • President Xi Jinping’s meeting with American enterprises
  • Boeing’s partnership with the Beijing government
  • Recent cyber agreement between China and the U.S.
  • China’s economic growth trends

CHRISTIAN WHITON, Author of “Smart Power: Between Diplomacy and War”:

  • John Boehner’s resignation as Speaker of the House
  • Lessons to be learned in analyzing the Trump, Fiorina, and Carson presidential campaigns
  • Hillary Clinton’s opposition to the Keystone XL pipeline
  • Contracting America’s Syria policy to the Russians
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