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  • Marijuana Legalization could have multiple positive impacts for Illinois

    Rick Pearson talks with Republican State Rep. Jason Barickman about his recent change of heart as he recently became a supporter of legalizing marijuana for recreational use in IL. Jason explains the many benefits behind legalizing marijuana, including the possible economic gains, and more.  

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    The Sunday Spin: Politics with Rick Pearson Full Show 12/17/17

    On this edition of The Sunday Spin: Rick is joined in the studio by Executive Director of Lost Boyz Inc., LaVonte Stewart. Lost Boyz Inc. is a non-profit organized Baseball Program aimed at helping to reduce violence and create opportunities for youth in Chicago’s South Shore area and community. Then, Illinois Comptroller, Susana Mendoza, joins Rick in the studio to address Governor Bruce Rauner’s recent comments, the Bill Backlog, Medicare and much more. For our last guest, Republican State Rep. Jason […]

  • Susana Mendoza: “My job is to look out for your best interest as a tax payer”

    Rick Pearson is joined in the studio by Illinois Comptroller, Susana Mendoza. Susana addresses Governor Bruce Rauner’s recent comments, the Bill Backlog, Medicare and much more. Susana also explains why various deals and contracts that involve lump sums of money, are often attempted to be “done in the dark”.  

  • Baseball is more than just a sport

    Executive Director of Lost Boyz Inc., LaVonte Stewart joins Rick Pearson to talk about the non-profit organization. Lost Boyz Inc. is an organized Baseball program aimed at helping to reduce violence and create opportunities for youth in Chicago’s South Shore area and communities.  

  • Steve Dale’s Pet World 12/17/17

    Steve Dale talks with the founder of the Windy Kitty Cafe, Jenny Tiner. Jenny and Steve talk about the Grand Opening, what a cat cafe is, and much more.  

  • Steve Dale’s Pet World 12/10/17

    Steve Dale talks with Dr. Anne Cohen, member of the Medvet Chicago team that is residency trained in Emergency and Critical Care Emergency. Anne and Steve talk HOWLiday safety and how to be mindful of what you use when decorating for the Holidays to be sure no harm will be done to your pets.  

  • Chicago’s G2 Crowd lands major CMO acquisition

    Ryan Bonicci is a veteran of both HubSpot and Microsoft. Now he’s come to the windy city to help push G2 Crowd to the next level. What are some of his business tips?   Get more innovators at Technori.com or on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

  • The Popularity of Holiday Cards, MusicRx Foundation, and White Elephants| Full Show (Dec 14)

    Tonight on Pretty Late! (Dec 14th) Jon Hansen and Michael Heidemann fill-in for Patti Vasquez! Ryan Shannon, founder of MusicRx Foundation and US Veteran, joins the show to share his experiences while serving in the U.S. Navy and what lead him to starting his foundation; Blockbuster Blake Stubbs shares his thoughts on the latest Star Wars movie; Jon and Michael, along with Producer Cash and Esmeralda Leon in Traffic, talk the popularity of family Holiday Cards, a game of Holiday […]

  • Ryan Shannon: U.S. Veteran and Warrior Games Medalist

    Michael Heidemann and Jon Hansen are joined by U.S. Veteran and Warrior Games Medalist, Ryan Shannon. Ryan shares his experiences while serving in the U.S. Navy, the importance of music in his life and what lead him to start his foundation: MusicRx Foundation.   Listen to the full podcast right here:  

  • Off The Record With Caleb Gardner: Net Neutrality

    Caleb Gardner joins Scott Kitun for a bonus interview to discuss the ramifications of the FCC possibly changing net neutrality. How could this impact your internet experience? And what can you do to have your voice heard? Gardner was an organizer for the Obama campaign and is currently co-founder of 18 Coffees digital consultancy.   Get more innovators at Technori.com or on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.