Jim covered Congress and The White House during the George W. Bush administration for The Washington Times, and worked as a reporter, editorial writer and columnist for newspapers in Pennsylvania, Virginia, and California. He has appeared on the Fox News Channel, CNN, MSNBC, C-Span, and many local and national talk radio shows to talk politics and policy.
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Heartland Institute Senior Fellow Peter Ferrara — a former staffer in the Reagan and George H.W. Bush administrations — was a recent guest on the nationally syndicated Dennis Prager Show.
Dennis asked Peter to be on the program to discuss his American Spectator piece “Sequester Hysterics,” which you can read in the Opinion section of the Heartlander digital magazine. Listen to the interview in the player below. And, while you’re at it, subscribe to the Heartland Daily Podcast, from which this clip is pulled.
It’s especially relevant now, with Obama’s defiant press conference in which he again demanded additional and larger tax increases. This is my favorite quote from Peter in the excellent interview about the mindset of this administration:
“You understand? They are going to increase taxes until they have it all.”