Leid Stories Stories and news that affect us all

January 7, 2019  

Leid Stories discusses President's outstanding achievement: in just two years, America has adjusted well, and without much resistance, to life in the Twilight Zone.

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January 4, 2019  

It's the first edition of "Free Your Mind Friday" for  2019, and though only a few days old, the new year has generated more than enough things to talk about. Added to the things lingering in our minds from last year, we can see the need for some mental maintenance.

Leid Stories is here to help. From the zillion thoughts swimming around in your head, pick one you'd most like to share. Then call in (888-874-4888) and free your mind--and maybe ours, too.

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January 3, 2019  

The 116th Congress opened today with a Democratic majority in the House and longtime party leader Nancy Pelosi, a  congresswoman from California, in the coveted spot as Speaker.

Progressive legislators were stunned to learn that among the first things Pelosi and her team did was kill their proposals for changing some procedural rules so that major social-service programs can be funded.

Mounting opposition to his $5-billion border wall with Mexico is not stopping President Donald Trump In his relentless pursuit of his dream project. Is the spare-no-expense wall an urgent matter of "national security," as Trump contends, or are there other reasons for pushing for this massive construction project?

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January 2, 2019  

It's a brand-new year, but many old stories and issues dominate the headlines.

Leid Stories takes a look at some of them.

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December 31, 2018  

As we close out the year, Leid Stories listeners take inventory of unfinished business in 2018 that should be priority items in the new year.

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December 28, 2018  

Discussions continue to reflect listeners' opinions on issues they wish to discuss. This being the final edition of "Free  Your Mind Friday" for 2018, we look forward to the presentations and discussions that will close out the year.

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December 27, 2018  

We pick up from where we left off yesterday, with listeners identifying issues and events they  considered significant or life changing in 2018, and sounding early warnings on major challenges we might be facing next year.

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December 26, 2018  

As we close out the old year and warily make the transition into the new, Leid Stories listeners revisit issues and events that shaped 2018 and likely will continue to be of major concern next year. 

On a  parallel track, we discuss whether we were prepared for the first half of President Donald Trump's administration, and now for the next two years.

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December 26, 2018  

Leid Stories listeners are invited to share their considered opinions about the most significant developments of 2018, and the challenges that are likely to confront us in 2019.

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December 21, 2018  

Don't hold back, express yourself about the issues of the day in the best open forum in Radioland--"Free Your  Mind Friday."

Call 888-874-4888 and share information, opinions and ideas with listeners eager to hear--and, sometimes, challenge--your point of  view.

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