• 1/18/18

    #6: Stormy Weather

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    Interesting times as the national discourse includes porn stars and S Holes! Plus, we get to know Chris… we examine the erosion of decency… and intellectual curiosity.

    1/11/18

    #5: Beat Greasers

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    Political Persuasions is back for 2018… and Mike & Chris break down “Fire & Fury”… Plus: behind the scenes at the White House, campaign PTSD… and mental acuity.

    12/21/17

    #4: Stimulate

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    Yuletide Political cheer as Mike and Chris break down the new tax bill, take a look a at the 2018 midterms, review possible judicial noms… and a new theme song.

    12/14/17

    #3: No Moore; Special Election

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    Mike and Chris break down the Alabama Election, the accuracy of exit polls, Steve Bannon, and how (and why) Omarosa actually left the White House.

    12/7/17

    Political Persuasions #2: Hook & Bullet

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    This week, Mike & Chris discuss the Franken resignation, Jerusalem, reducing national monuments, under the radar legislation… and your Tweets.

    11/29/17

    #1: A New Beginning

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    It’s the debut of the new Political Persuasions. Anchor Mike O’Meara is joined by Washington insider and journalist Chris Frates for a topical discussion of news and politics. In this episode, we get to know Chris and we discuss our President, tribalism and other news of the day.