Longmont Advocate on the 11/17/09 Amy Oliver radio show

Another great big thanks goes out to Amy Oliver (AM1310 KFKA) for asking me to come on to her show to discuss Longmont politics.

We discussed several items, including

  • the ’07, ’08, and ’09 elections
  • Karen Benker
  • Wrongmont
  • Executive Sessions and ensuing Times-Call lawsuit
  • Firestone/LifeBridge annexations litigation
  • The price of activism and free speech
  • Longmont’s Fair Campaign Practice Act

LA033: Holiday Music Extravaganza

December 15, 2008 Show

Holiday Music Extravaganza

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LA032: Vulgar signs, Marxmiller lawsuit, campaign limits, and the Election Task Force

December 8, 2008 Show

Blue Christmas by Wiser Time

Longmont Examiner’s “Longmont Lights” about
Roosevelt Park Ice Rink Continue reading

LA031: Election Task Force update

December 1, 2008 Show

Silent Night by Mano Reza

City Council Watch
Every Little Thing by Modern Science

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LA030: Reporters as valets, City Council bombs in poll, and opinions on each councilmember

November 24, 2008 Show

I’m The One, Pick Me by Modern Science

Longmont Times-Call staffers as valets?
by Brigette/Longmont Examiner

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LA029: Birthday Bash Music Show!

November 17, 2008 Show
Birthday Bash Music Show

Even though it’s my birthday, here’s a gift of music from the bands I’ve discovered since the shows inception in April. This is a mix of hard rock, comedy, pop rock, alternative, religious, jazz/groove, and ballads. I’ve met some of these artists, or have had contact with nearly all of them via email. Most are based in Colorado, some right here in Longmont. They are all worth a listen, so visit their Podsafe Music Network links for more information on each artist. Continue reading

LA028: Council’s stunning lack of understanding, and Skyline’s Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

November 10, 2008 Show

City Council Watch

Every Little Thing by Modern Science Continue reading

LA027: City Council rules of procedure, executive sessions, and Benker right on Public Safety Tax

October 27, 2008 Show
Even by Wiser Time
Every Little Thing by Modern Science
City Council Rules (Of Procedure)” with contradictory city council positions and comments Continue reading

LA026: Police & firefighter unionization, Brandon Shaffer no friend to voters, and Longmont becoming laughing stock

October 20, 2008 Show

Oxygen by Dusty Hughes

Longmont 2A – Collective bargaining of police and fire employees Times-Call Editorial rebuttal by Mike Violette/CO FOP  www.longmontpolice.com Continue reading

LA025: Government bailout, Betsy Markey not ready for primetime, and partisanship in local government

October 13, 2008 Show
Fuzz by Lords of Fuzz

Bailout = SkyNet?” and audio from T3

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