Backbone Radio with Matt Dunn - Jun 7, 2015 - Hr 2

June 7, 2015
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Interview with Jennifer Kerns, Beltway Correspondent. Will the GOP Establishment be selecting the nominee this time around? As Jeb Bush falters, will Marco Rubio become the new Establishment favorite? Will Hillary Clinton be able to hold the “Obama Coalition” together? A deeper look at Rick Santorum’s surprisingly effective populist pitch this week, with regard to his statements on manufacturing, immigration, outsourcing and “insourcing.” Will more Republicans join the attack on Big Business? Plus, an assessment of the nascent Lindsay Graham campaign. If Graham were to become President after the Obamas leave the stage, would it be refreshing to not have a First Lady? With music and listener calls. 


Backbone Radio with Matt Dunn - Jun 7, 2015 - Hr 1

June 7, 2015
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Democrats grow anxious as Hillary Clinton slips in the latest CNN poll. Sen. Rand Paul has pulled even with Hillary, while Scott Walker and Marco Rubio are now within the margin of error. Is it time for Dems to press the panic button? How would elite Republicans handle the prospect of Rand Paul as the Republican nominee? Would some Establishment GOP figures actually prefer Hillary? Sen. Lindsay Graham attacks Rand Paul on foreign policy, and we listen to Rand’s response. Initial thoughts on the populist strategy of Rick Santorum, with an assessment of Jeb Bush’s increasing vulnerability. Are the big donors losing faith in Jeb? Plus, thoughts on American Pharaoh winning the Triple Crown in horse racing, and a review of the 710KNUS charitable racing events over the weekend. With listener calls and songs about horses by Eddy Arnold, Gene Autry and some Swedish cowboys.