Smoking Pot Derails the Teenage Brain

Dr. Ed Gogek, addiction psychiatrist and author of “ Marijuana Debunked: A handbook for parents, pundits and politicians who want to know the case against legalization ” joined Bill Bennett on his show. Gogek argues that marijuana use is most destructive for teenagers because their brains are still developing. Pot causes the brain to be more disorganized, leading to detrimental effects later in life–particularly related to productivity...

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Voters Deserve To Know About #TrumpTapes

Senator Ted Cruz told Hugh Hewitt that if Donald Trump has nothing to hide from voters, he should instruct the New York Times to release the secret tapes revealing his real stance on immigration. For the complete interview and transcript, visit HughHewitt.com. Join Hugh Hewitt’s premium content website at Hughniverse.com...

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Trump Is A Risky Bet

Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn told Hugh Hewitt, “You can’t govern if you can’t win and I’m increasingly worried about a Trump nomination.” For the complete interview and transcript, visit HughHewitt.com. Join Hugh Hewitt’s premium content website at Hughniverse.com.

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Hewitt: Two Remarks Worth Weighing

The first Super Tuesday has arrived but its significance is now greatly diminished by the staggering interview Donald Trump gave to CNN’s Jake Tapper on Sunday. In that interview, Trump repeatedly rejected opportunities to denounce white supremacist David Duke and the Ku Klux Klan. Due to early voting, the March...

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Trump Tweets Mussolini Quote

Yesterday morning (Twitter).  He also rambled when asked the simple question of whether he would disavow the KKK (CNN).  Clinton and Sanders have already jumped all over this (The Hill).  Trump is also bragging he’d make it easier to sue the media (CNN).  From the Economist:  The...

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Medved: Why Do We Choose the Leaders We Hate the Most?

Major polls seem to agree that the two most unpopular politicians in the country are Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. The latest Wall Street Journal poll shows 49 percent of Americans holding “strongly negative” views of Mr. Trump—with only 11 percent who feel “strongly positive.” In other words, by a...

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Medved: Exploiting The Immigration Issue

Some GOP presidential candidates have recently tried to exploit the immigration issue by accusing their opponents of supporting “amnesty.” As a matter of fact, none of the Republicans backs amnesty the way Reagan did in 1986—granting quick legal status to those who had entered the country illegally, inevitably encouraging more...

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THR 2/27/16: Is Trump Really Going to Be the Nominee?

media, Gorsuch, Trump chooses General H.R. McMaster for NSA chief

After the Nevada caucus, Weekly Standard executive director Fred Barnes joined Bill Bennett. Senator Ted Cruz spoke to Hugh Hewitt about controversy within his campaign. Former speech writer for George W. Bush, Marc Thiessen, talked with Bill Bennett about Donald Trump. Weekly Standard editor Bill Kristol told Bill Bennett that...

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Hewitt: The Stakes Could Not Be Higher

The contest for the GOP presidential nomination is now a four-plus-one race. Dr. Carson is the plus one, a man without a path to the nomination but with a powerful message. Each of the remaining four can beat former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, but only if they hang together...

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Scores Of Intelligence Services Around The World Had Access To Hillary’s Server

When asked about Hillary Clinton’s private email server, former CIA and NSA director General Michael Hayden told Hugh Hewitt, “I would lose all respect for scores of intelligence services around the world if they did not have all the access they wanted to that server.” For the complete interview and...

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Trump: The Caucus System Is Dangerous

Donald Trump told Hugh Hewitt, “I like to have a person walk in, vote and leave, as opposed to walk in, sit around, and who knows what happens.” But he still expects to do very well in Nevada. For the complete interview and transcript, visit HughHewitt.com. Join Hugh Hewitt’s premium...

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