Jason Rantz is Seattle’s fresh, contemporary conservative voice. Young and urban, passionate and bold, Rantz is outnumbered by the Progressive chorus, yet refuses to ignore the conservative principles at the core of America’s greatness. Prolific on-air and online, Rantz knows he’s outnumbered in Seattle, but he’s never shy to be outspoken about it.
What's Trending: Hanna Scott in studio to discuss the use of firefighters in 911 calls for problems with homeless // SCOTUS Upholds Trump's Travel Ban // GUEST: Fox News Jared Halpren has the latest on SCOTUS Travel Ban // GUEST: Attorney Mike Berry is the Deputy Council for First Liberty Institute. They are representing Bremerton High School football coach Joe Kennedy who lost his job after he refused to stop praying on the field after games. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
The Monologue: Initiative 1922 will not be on the November ballot. The Interview: Rep Skyler Rude (R-Walla Walla) reacts to the mandate from Inslee. The Monologue: SPD staffing down another 30 officers. The Interview: Rep. Dan Newhouse (R-WA) calls out Democrats for declaring COVID solved at the border… but somehow, not at the state level. \ LongForm: Amanda Rogers (Mom's Tea & Cannabis founder) is hosting a march in support of abortion rights. I ask her to explain her position and when, if ever, abortion should be restricted. \ The Quick Hit: Media keeps giving free pass to family of Charleena Lyles to smear cops and pretend they aren't victims. The Last Rantz: I'm not going to tell you to enjoy the long weekend because I'm ambivalent towards the enjoyment or lack thereof for people who aren't… me. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
What's Trending: Asian giant hornet trapping season begins Friday, West Hollywood democrats defund police, activists glue their hand to a Van Gough painting, and AOC rants. \ Big Local: With influx of patients, Everett hospital's ER is overwhelmed and COVID hospitalizations are being blamed in part… but that's 100% bogus, and minimum wage increase initiative qualifies in Tukwila. \ Eddie Scary (author of Liberal Misery) tries to explain why Liberals are always so miserable. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
What's Trending: Our fraudulent “pro-choice” Governor Jay Inslee just made permanent the COVID vaccine -- and boosters -- for employment with the state, and Twitter sleuths think they've found video of Trump lunging for steering wheel. \ MIP alerts coming soon. \ Groaning rubbish bins. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
The Monologue: 'Remain in Mexico' doesn't have to continue. The Interview: Jeff Clark (former Assistant Attorney General of the Environment & Natural Resources Division) breaks down the SCOTUS decision telling the EPA it can't just shut down entire industries. The Monologue: A gruesome murder in Shoreline. The Interview: Rep. Pat Fallon (R-TX) on the crisis at the border and moves by Democrats post-Roe. \ LongForm: NRCC Chairman Rep. Tom Emmer (R-MN) weighs in on the Stay in Mexico decision, Roe's impact on the midterms, and if we're anywhere closer to sane energy policy. \ The Quick Hit: Cassidy Hutchinson testimony is falling apart, and Trump reacts. The Last Rantz It feels like Friday and I hate it. Also, we have too many holidays in the first half of the year. We should spread it out more. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
What's Trending: A homeless sweep on private property, Biden's COVID advisor wants to plan for the next pandemic, Biden wants to change the filibuster to codify Roe, and Delta pilots about to screw up your 4th of July travel. \ Big Local: City of Tacoma can't financially keep up with crime, and Gig Harbor is banning fireworks next year. \ Friends creator apologized for a lack of diversity and then tried to donate money to make everything better. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Ryan T. Anderson (EPPC) spoke about the historic week in SCOTUS, The Interview: Kelly Shackelford (First Liberty) discusses some of the big conservative wins. \ LongForm: Dr. Kevin Roberts joined Josh Hammer! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Josh Hammer in for Rantz What's Trending: The left panics over Roe v. Wade, and Justice Clarence Thomas faces some disgusting racism. \ Big Local: A church was vandalized in Bellevue, and an arrest made in connect to the string of Tacoma shootings. \ 2024 speculation, and J6 Committee hovering in the background. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
What's Trending: Josh Hammer fills in; he discusses the greatest week of SCOTUS in his life as there was major wins with the Dobbs case and the Bruen case.\ Carson and Kennedy also contribute as major SCOTUS victories. \ How will all these major SCOTUS cases shape this fall's midterm elections? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
The Monologue: Washington state licensing fees, some tolls to increase Friday. The Interview: Jorge Ventura joins us from the border after a disturbing mass death thanks to Biden's open-border policy. The Monologue: A limit on purchases of emergency contraception. The Interview: Joe Kent (WA-06 candidate) reacts to Democrat plans to codify abortion protections. \ LongForm: Dr. Ben Carson responds to insulting criticism of Clarence Thomas after Roe v Wade is overturned and why white liberals keep pretending there's been little progress on race relations. \ The Quick Hit: A Witness says Trump demanded police officers let armed supporters into the Jan. 6 rally. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
What's Trending: Aftermath of two SCOTUS cases, and Rep. Matt Rosendale (R-MT) on the open border bringing deadly fentanyl into this country -- and what needs to be done to stop it. \ Big Local: Another shooting in Tacoma, an unsuccessful robbery of the Bonney Lake Chase Bank ATM. \ Coach Joe Kennedy and First Liberty Institute senior counsel Jeremy Dys discuss the big SCOTUS win protecting religious liberties. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
What's Trending: Pramila Jayapal is worried for 'birthing people' & women, AOC says stupid things, Stop the Bleed program workers are burnt out, and Joy Behar idiotically compares Colin Kaepernick to Joe Kennedy. \ A nurse who said she wouldn't provide Viagra for men because of Roe v Wade… has now resigned. \ A lemonade stand robbery. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
The Monologue: Elitist Seattle Storm co-owner reacts to Roe v. Wade decision. The Interview: Heidi St John (WA-06 candidate) says Roe v Wade being overturned was the right move -- but federal ban on abortion is also wrong. The Monologue: Good Riddance to Billie Joe Armstrong. The Interview: Robert Shibley (Exec. Director for the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education) analyzes the horrible and dangerous new Title IX proposal by the Biden admin. \ LongForm: Tiffany Smiley reacts to Roe v Wade overturning. \ The Quick Hit: Sunny Hostin wants abortion banned, no exceptions. The Last Rantz: Stop complaining about the heat. You've had plenty of time to prepare. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
What's Trending: Media bias is ruining the news cycle, and some Seattle firefighters sold cops out by attending the gay pride march -- which banned cops. \ Big Local: 8 injured in shooting outside rave in Tacoma, Kirkland Police gives out $11,375 for unwanted guns, and Clark County's recreation and childcare facilities struggle to attract employees. \ Rantz can tell the future. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
What's Trending: Weekend violence over Roe, Inslee vows WA will be a sanctuary state on abortion, and Coach Joe Kennedy has a big win. \ Sea-Tac airport disappoints yet again. \ Rudy Gulliani gets slapped. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
MEDIA BIAS: Media forgets to mention that the man detained by ICE while on the way to to hospital with his pregnant wife was wanted for Murder. BIG PICTURE: Judge tosses signatures on gun initiative. \ Al Sharpton bravely calls out Trump for calling people ‘dogs,' quotes Aretha Franklin “R-E-S-P-I-C-T” \ Jason spoke with some protesters at the Patriot's Prayer rally in Seattle \ Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez banned the media from a Town Hall See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
The Monologue: Pelosi and dems worry about the November elections. The Interview: WAGOP Chairman Caleb Heimlich on the political implications of Roe v Wade being overturned. The Monologue: Jonathan Turley explains why no, justices didn't lie about Roe v Wade. The Interview: Josh Hammer (lawyer, Newsweek Opinion editor) breaks down the Thomas Clarence opinion. \ LongForm: Tomi Lahren (FOX News, Outkick) says both sides need to bring down some of the rhetoric when it comes to abortion. \ The Quick Hit: Cathy McMorris Rodgers weighs in on Roe v Wade being overturned. The Last Rantz: Winning feels good and you should celebrate, but not gloat. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
What's Trending: Roe v. Wade will not effect Washington, and protests break out nationwide. \ Big Local: King County has a pointless strategy to beat the heat, a dead grizzly bear washes up on the beach, and the Muckleshoot Casino has a timing issue with their firework show. \ Pramila Jayapal has no clue what she is talking about. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
What's Trending: Supreme Court chalks up a victory for life, and the local reaction to Roe v. Wade being overturned. \ Trump is to thank for the SCOTUS ruling. \ One of the Seattle LGBT events that banned uniformed police from participation asked the Seattle Police to provide traffic control for them. They've been denied due to low staffing. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
The Monologue: Alaska Airlines, Starbucks, Tito's, T-Mobile, and Chateau St Michele support police bans at Seattle's LGBT pride march. The Interview: SPOG President Mike Solan rips the decision by Seattle Pride to ban uniformed cops. The Monologue: Biden bans JUUL. The Interview: Former EPA Chief of Staff Mandy Gunasekara explains why the Biden gas tax holiday is merely a gimmick. \ LongForm: Turning Point USA founder Charlie Kirk argues colleges like UW and WSU are total scams. He makes the case. \ The Quick Hit: Libs of TikTok strike again. The Last Rantz: Not supporting Seattle Pride doesn't mean you don't support gay people. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
What's Trending: Pro-abortion activists are mad that pregnant women have access to pro-life clinics, Seattle facing $117 million revenue shortfall in 2023, and Biden says the first Gentleman while speaking. \ Big Local: WOKE 5 News offers one-sided piece against sweeps because it's young staff is against them, and an AC failure closes a library in the Tri-Cities. \ Pierce County Councilmember Jani Hitchen writes a dumpster fire editorial about gun violence. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
What's Trending: SCOTUS rejects NY's absurdly anti-gun law, Biden wants to implement a gas tax holiday, but Inslee does not want it, and the same government that says you need to give a COVID vaccine to a 6-month-old, create heroin injection sites, pass out crack pipes and needles… just banned vaping, claiming it's too dangerous. \ Microsoft does not want to return to the office. \ Jason is bothered by coworkers. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
The Monologue: Weather is Seattle's worst enemy. The Interview: Dave Workman (Second Amendment Foundation) analyzes the bipartisan, federal gun reform bill. The Monologue: Chicago bans police from foot pursuits. The Interview: State Sen. Ron Muzzall (R-Oak Harbor) on the bipartisan calls for Insurance Commissioner Michael Kreidler to resign after firing a whistleblower. \ LongForm: Sen. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) weighs in on the gun reform bill and inevitable(?) overturning of Roe v. Wade. \ The Quick Hit: More Companies Start to Rescind Job Offers. The Last Rantz: Make sure you're actually right for the job you're applying to See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
What's Trending: A homeless hotel in Seattle gets its first residents, the DOJ allows protests outside of SCOTUS homes, 1st Native American US treasurer to be appointed, head Mint -- but the AP isn't interested in telling us if she's qualified, just that it's a “historic first.” \ Big Local: Children get hit with bullets in a Kirkland home, and trailhead thieves get caught. \ A new bill may allow transgender adults to sue their doctors if they had a transition surgery as a minor. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
What's Trending: City of Seattle isn't answering police non-emergency line and doesn't track the missed calls, and the Senate votes to advance bipartisan gun control legislation as a group of Republicans sell you out \ KIRO7 does not do accurately portray Charleena Lyles investigation. \ Pride reverses course and bans police officers from marching. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
The Monologue: CDC offers sex advice for people with monkeypox to help stop “stigma.' The Interview: Chelan County Sheriff Brian Burnett explains why we've seen such an explosion of catalytic converter thefts. The Monologue: A recession might be on the way. The Interview: Sultan Mayor Russell Wiita explains how the small city is managing the accelerated growth. \ LongForm: Aaron Granillo (KIRO Newsradio) details the tragic fentanyl overdose numbers in Washington. \ The Quick Hit: WaPo columnist tells Americans not to cast votes based on high gas prices. The Last Rantz: It's not disloyal when you call out your own side. Democrats should learn that. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
What's Trending: Flights get canceled out of SeaTac, and a big win in the Supreme Court. \ Big Local: A 'culture audit' into the Spokane County Sheriff department fails, and a wild shooting story in Parkland. \ Expert on Transgender Rights Blames Far-Right Govt's Around the World for FINA Transgender Ban. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
What's Trending: Astonishing 10,000% increase in catalytic converter theft due to WA Democrat's law, and after Democrat policies hurt the mental health of students, they gave kids “mental health” days to take off. \ A double homicide in Wallingford. \ Seattle keeps throwing money at plans that do not work. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
The Monologue: Another Seattle shooting. The Interview: Dre LeBlanc (Republican candidate for 28th District state representative and combat veteran) makes the pitch to voters. He says Democrat policies are leading to a crime surge in Lakewood and other parts of the district. The Monologue: Sultan is booming. The Interview: Todd Myers (Washington Policy Center) takes down the remarkably misleading claim that salmon populations are dwindling because of the Snake River dams.\ LongForm: Pete Hegseth (“Battle for the American Mind”) on the Left's takeover of our schools -- and how to escape it. \ The Quick Hit: Teacher levels ‘veiled threat' against parents on LGBT lesson plan. The Last Rantz: Stop calling me. Stick with text or email. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
What's Trending: High-capacity ammo magazines will be banned, Washington and Oregon scientist push for young children to get vaccinated, and Lightyear flops at the box office. \ Big Local: Strawberries don't grow in time for the Marysville Strawberry festival, and an Issaquah man gets his home broken into while he was home sleeping. \ The World Cup is coming to Seattle. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
What's Trending: Teacher levels ‘veiled threat' against parents on LGBT lesson plan, and Biden fell off his bike while trying to pretend to be athletic for his age. \ Bill Nye the historically ignorant Guy, and Creative Justice, a racist, radical group says you should give them money for Juneteenth as a way to give up “unearned wealth.” \ Rantz returns from the East Coast. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
What's Trending: King County Councilmember Dave Upthegrove doesn't want to pay for Safeco updates. // Doug Baldwin says Trump is an idiot. // The Big Local: Free speech under fire outside Puyallup fairgrounds. Another weird crime story from Bellingham. // GUEST: Fox News Radio's Jared Halpern on the Department of Justice officials meeting with the Gang of 8. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Josh Hammer fills in! What's Trending: Aftermath of Chesa Boudin recall, the future of GOP and “criminal justice reform”, and what is actually going on in Ukraine right now, and what is the U.S. interest there? \ Big Local: A flare was thrown into Rep. Andrew Barkis' office, and Tacoma Business Council is monitoring how many repeat offenders get released by judges. \ Check back in on Democrats' January 6 show trial proceedings. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
What's Trending: Josh Hammer is back on the show, an update on Senate gun bill “compromise”, and the Biden admin's continuing cluelessness and crises. \ Biden is taking a trip next month to Israel and Saudi Arabia. \ Checking in on Twitter. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
The Interview: Hanna Scott on Smiley vs. Murray. The Interview: Recall Inslee campaign goes to court. \ LongForm: Bryan Suits discusses some uproar that viewers have against FOX News. \ The Last Rantz: Don't take the Jan 6th hearing personally, that's what the media wants. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
What's Trending: The State is paying an attack suspect $250 per day he's not in treatment, and King County to propose buyback program for guns and ammunition. \ Big Local: Pride flags stolen in downtown Burien, and in-person commencements return. \ Portland romance novelist sentenced to life in prison for the murder of her chef husband. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
What's Trending: Jack Stine is filling in for Rantz, Patriot front arrested in Idaho, and Washington state saw 10,000 percent jump in catalytic converter thefts since 2019. \ Mothers speak out against gun violence \ LIV Golf is underway. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
What's Trending : GUEST: Lawyer Lincoln Beauregaard on the City of Seattle is spending $145k on private counsel to keep public documents private // Everett woman says police refused to search stolen car full of needles // Big Local: Gig Harbor pushes for straw ban // Spokane is trying to lure Seattleites and businesses // Seattle protests Kavanaugh's confirmation See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
The Monologue: 'Drag your kids to Pride' event in Dallas where children take to the stage to dance with drag queens in thongs sparks fury - but organizers claim the family-friendly show promotes diversity. The Interview: Benji Backer, President of American Conservation Coalition, discusses the first-ever ACC Summit featuring Rantz as the emcee. The Interview: Justin was at home in Woodinville with his 7- and 9-year-old girls when he thought he heard his wife get home downstairs. It turns out it was a burglar. \ LongForm: Naomi Wolf on her new book, The Bodies of Others: The New Authoritarians, Covid-19 and the War Against the Human. \ The Quick Hit: Pike Place construction is frustrating business owners. The Last Rantz: Wokeness is starting to backfire. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.