Think Tank 5-24-23 // The New Arizona Budget w/ Carol Berry and Elaman Rodriguez
Carol Berry, retired Phoenix municipal court judge, and Elaman Rodriguez, Senior Manager of Spanish Programs at Local First AZ join Mike O'Neil to discuss the Arizona Town Hall's report on equity, how attainable is equity in the eyes of the law, and more.
Think Tank 5-17-23 // The New Arizona Budget w/ Tom Ryan
Valley attorney, Tom Ryan, joins Mike O'Neil to discuss threats to the American legal system, break down Arizona's recent state budget numbers, and more.
Think Tank 5-10-23 // Election Challenges w/ Barry Markson
Valley attorney and KTAR host, Barry Markson, joins Mike O'Neil to discuss challenges to the 2020 and 2022 elections, if any of those challenges have the law in their favor, and more.
Think Tank 5-3-23 // Arizona Legislature w/ Chuck Coughlin
HighGround Inc. CEO, Chuck Coughlin, joins Mike O'Neil to discuss Arizona's upcoming budget and what's on it, attorney general Kris Maye's comments on the state's water conservation, and more.
Think Tank 4-26-23 // Getting Around Phoenix w/ Martin Schultz
Transportation advocate, Martin Shultz, joins Mike O'Neil to discuss the importance of mass transit in Phoenix, how projects like the light rail system get funded, and more.
Think Tank 4-19-23 // Tempe Hockey Stadium Plan w/ Neil Giuliano and Charles Siler
Neil Giuliano, former mayor of Tempe, and Charles Siler, Tempe-based economist, join Mike O'Neil to discuss the proposal to build a new stadium for the Arizona Coyotes, the land and financial logistics if the deal goes through, and more.
Think Tank 4-15-23 // Middle Ground for American Politics w/ Matt Grodsky and Tyler Montague
Matt Grodsky, Democratic strategist, and Tyler Montague, Republican activist, join Mike O'Neil to discuss the future of center ground politics in the U.S, how Arizona's nearly equally split legislature fits into that future, and more.
Think Tank 4-4-23 // Donald Trump's Indictment w/ Paul Charlton
Former U.S attorney, Paul Charlton, joins Mike O'Neil the afternoon of former president Donald Trump's being charged with 34 felony counts per his indictment. They discuss what it means for the former president's future election chances, what the prosecution needs to look for in the case, and more.
Think Tank 3-30-23 // The Early Civil Rights Movement Part II w/ Dave Tierney
Sixty years ago, Phoenix lawyer, Dave Tierney, was part of the earliest efforts of Civil Rights movement in the American South. In Part 2 of 2, he sits down with Mike O'Neil to discuss how the government addressed protests across the south, lessons modern civil rights movements are taking from the …
Think Tank 3-22-23 // The Early Civil Rights Movement w/ Dave Tierney
Sixty years ago, Phoenix lawyer, Dave Tierney, was part of the earliest efforts of Civil Rights movement in the American South. Now, in Part 1 of 2, he sits down with Mike O'Neil to discuss the line from Civil War policies to the 1960s, his early student activism at Brandeis University, and more.