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Two Guys on Politics Podcast

Two Guys on Politics Podcast

By Ray Hanania & Bill Lipinski
“Two Guys on Politics” Podcast

Reagan Democrat Perspectives from Chicagoland’s Southwest Side

Bill Lipinski served as Democratic Committeeman/Alderman of Chicago’s 23rd Ward. Lipinski was elected to Congress in 1983 and served through 2005. He currently writes the “Right from the Center” opinion column at SuburbanChicagoland.com.

Ray Hanania covered Chicago City Hall from 1976 through 1992 and writes mainstream opinion columns for The Southwest News Newspaper Group and Middle East column at the Arab News Newspaper ArabNews.com
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09-18-21 Two Guys on Politics on Mayor Daley and his successor Mike Bilandic Part 1
09-18-21 Two Guys on Politics on Mayor Daley and his successor Mike Bilandic Part 1 Season 1, Episode 4 Two Guys on Politics, offering a Reagan Democratic perspective on news and politics with former Congressman Bill Lipinski and former Chicago City Hall reporter Ray Hanania. Lipinski and Hanania talk about life under former Mayor Richard J. Daley. Lipinski talks about how he entered politics with Daley's backing and discusses the Mayor's primary chief of staff Tom Donovan. The two discuss working together at City Hall under Bilandic and the transition after Daley died on Dec. 20, 1976. Read Bill Lipinski's column called "Right from he Middle" and Ray Hanania's Op-Eds at www.SuburbanChicagoland.com
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September 19, 2021
09-09-21 Two Guys on Politics: Biden, Afghanistan, Media Bias and China
09-09-21 Two Guys on Politics: Biden, Afghanistan, Media Bias and China Season 1, Episode 3 The “Two Guys on Politics” Podcast: Reagan Democrat Perspectives from Chicagoland’s Southwest Side In this episode, former Congressman Bill Lipinski and former Chicago City Hall political columnist discuss the failings of the Biden administration on Afghanistan, the news media partisan blindness to Biden's missteps and mistakes, the meaning of the term "Reagan Democrats," the impact Afghanistan will have on the midterm elections in 2022 which could cost DDemocrats control of th eHouse and Senate, and the threat of China that no one is talking about. Podcast featuring former Congressman Bill Lipinski and former Chicago City Hall Report Ray Hanania https://anchor.fm/twoguysonpolitics https://anchor.fm/s/698f5ffc/podcast/rss Bill Lipinski served as the Democratic Committeeman and Alderman of Chicago’s 23rd Ward, which generated one of the largest voting pluralities in Chicago’s elections. Lipinski was elected to Congress in 1983 and served through 2005. He currently writes the “Right from the Center” opinion column at SuburbanChicagoland.com. Ray Hanania covered Chicago City Hall from 1976 through 1992 and writes opinion columns for the Southwest News Newspaper Group on Chicagoland’s Southwest side. The recipient of four Lisagor Awards and the Sigma Delta Chi Award, Hanania also write for the Arab News Newspaper in the Gulf. The “Two Guys on Politics” Podcast offers opinion commentary on issues in the news on local, regional and national American politics from the perspective of Reagan Democrats. Lipinski and Hanania For more information on their podcast visit SuburbanChicagoland.com Tags: Reagan Democrats, politics, Chicago, Chicagoland, suburban Chicago, opinion, commentary, news, Bill Lipinski, Ray Hanania, Podcast
36:08
September 9, 2021
09-02-21 Two Guys on Politics: Afghanistan Update; Reagan, Contras & the Orange Line
09-02-21 Two Guys on Politics: Afghanistan Update; Reagan, Contras & the Orange Line Season 1, Episode 2 Reagan Democrat Perspectives from Chicagoland’s Southwest Side Podcast featuring former Congressman Bill Lipinski and former Chicago City Hall Report Ray Hanania https://anchor.fm/twoguysonpolitics https://anchor.fm/s/698f5ffc/podcast/rss In this episode, Lipinski and Hanania assess the bungled and embarrassing withdrawal of American troops from Afghanistan, and in the second segment look at the real story behind how Lipinski's support for President Reagan's war against the Sandinistas a support of the Contras built the Chicago Transit "Orange Line" linking the Chicago Loop to Chicago's Midway Airport on Chicago's Southwest Side. Bill Lipinski served as the Democratic Committeeman and Alderman of Chicago’s 23rd Ward, which generated one of the largest voting pluralities in Chicago’s elections. Lipinski was elected to Congress in 1983 and served through 2005. He currently writes the “Right from the Center” opinion column at SuburbanChicagoland.com. Ray Hanania covered Chicago City Hall from 1976 through 1992 and writes opinion columns for the Southwest News Newspaper Group on Chicagoland’s Southwest side. The recipient of four Lisagor Awards and the Sigma Delta Chi Award, Hanania also write for the Arab News Newspaper in the Gulf. The “Two Guys on Politics” Podcast offers opinion commentary on issues in the news on local, regional and national American politics from the perspective of Reagan Democrats. Lipinski and Hanania For more information on their podcast visit SuburbanChicagoland.com Tags: Reagan Democrats, politics, Chicago, Chicagoland, suburban Chicago, opinion, commentary, news, Bill Lipinski, Ray Hanania, Podcast
34:19
September 2, 2021
Two Guys on Politics Podcast: What happened in Afghanistan, who's to blame?
Two Guys on Politics Podcast Two Guys Podcast: What happened in Afghanistan, who's to blame? August 28, 2021, Season 1, Episode 1 "Two Guys” on Politics Podcast: Reagan Democrat Perspectives from Chicagoland’s Southwest Side Podcast featuring former Congressman Bill Lipinski and former Chicago City Hall Report Ray Hanania Bill Lipinski served as the Democratic Committeeman and Alderman of Chicago’s 23rd Ward, which generated one of the largest voting pluralities in Chicago’s elections. Lipinski was elected to Congress in 1983 and served through 2005. He currently writes the “Right from the Center” opinion column at SuburbanChicagoland.com. Ray Hanania covered Chicago City Hall from 1976 through 1992 and writes opinion columns for the Southwest News Newspaper Group on Chicagoland’s Southwest side. The recipient of four Lisagor Awards and the Sigma Delta Chi Award, Hanania also write for the Arab News Newspaper in the Gulf. The “Two Guys” Podcast offers opinion commentary on issues in the news on local, regional and national American politics from the perspective of Reagan Democrats. Lipinski and Hanania For more information on their podcast visit SuburbanChicagoland.com For more information on the podcast visit SuburbanChicagoland.com where you can also read the Op-Ed columns of both former Congressman Bill Lipinski and syndicated columnist Ray Hanania Tags: Reagan Democrats, politics, Chicago, Chicagoland, suburban Chicago, opinion, commentary, news, Bill Lipinski, Ray Hanania, Podcast
29:17
August 29, 2021