SML Podcasts

Saturday Morning Live Sept. 3, 2016

Best of Show: Host Kris Halterman has invited Keith Willnauer, Whatcom County Assessor, to talk about his settlement with the BP Refinery to reassess their refinery properties at Cherry Point. This show first aired on Aug. 20th, 2016…

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Saturday Morning Live for Aug. 27, 2016

How do they get away with it? Guest Host Glen Morgan, Executive Director of Washington State’s Citizen’s Alliance for Property Rights (CAPR), will explain the shell-game that government’s use to tax and spend your money “as they give it away to their friends.”

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Saturday Morning Live for Aug 20, 2016

Host Kris Halterman has invited Keith Willnauer, Whatcom County Assessor, to talk about his settlement with the BP Refinery to reassess their refinery properties at Cherry Point. The Whatcom County Council’s actions have spun the communities tax base into a further spiral downwards. If Whatcom County wasn’t already dead last (39th of 39 counties) it likely would slip further down the least economically affordable county in the State of Washington. Listen in on Saturday, Aug. 20th, as the Whatcom County Assessor discusses the recent settlement on BP’s appeal to reduce their assessed valuation due to localized negative-economic pressures…like those being considered by the Whatcom County Council in their Cherry Point Industrial Zone update for 2017.

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Saturday Morning Live for Aug 13, 2016

Audio-file of Judge McDermott’s comments to defendent’s at judgement against the City of SeaTac: On the first segment of today’s show, host Kris Halterman will talk to Kathy Cross, about their journey with the Dept. of Ecology and the last days of their fight to Save Ozzie, their farm pet.     Next up is Glen Morgan, who will join the program to share the scantily reported  scandal about the, $18.3M financial judgement against the, City of SeaTac.  

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Whatcom County Council Approves Emergency Moratorium to Cherry Point Industries

At last evenings Whatcom County Council, Councilman Barry Buchanan brought forward a motion to impose an emergency moratorium to any new unrefined fossil fuel exports  from Cherry Point industries. The full Council approved the proposed moratorium, unanimously. Audio file of Satpal Sidhu interview with Dillon Honcoop, on KGMI / 790Am, Aug. 10, 2016: On KGMI / 790Am, Morning Show with Dillon Honcoop, Councilman Satpal Sidhu defended the actions taken by the full Council to stifle free and legal commerce from happening at Cherry Point Industries. The reason for an emergency moratorium, are simple…to protect from the a present and current harm to the public. As Councilman Sidhu admits, he does not know of any pending actions by Cherry Point Industries to export unrefined fossil fuels from Cherry Point. But, Councilman Satpal Sidhu admits that it is important that this Council works towards protecting the citizens of Whatcom County from any nefarious possibility of that occuring…because in 20 years or less, we won’t need fossil fuels…??? For the uniformed Whatcom County resident, Councilman Barry Buchanan retired from his well paid  job in the aerospace industry (heavily dependent upon fossil fuels) and Councilman Satpal Sidhu has been instrumental in developing a program to train people …

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Saturday Morning Live for Aug. 6, 2016

Host Kris Halterman continues the interview with Dr. Robert (Bob) Patton, on his white paper proposal, “The Case for a National Sales Tax,” the current state of Washington’s taxing system,” and the economic realities of the new Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) update on salaried workers; how it’s applied to private, nonprofit, and churches.  

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Saturday Morning Live for July 30, 2016

Host Kris Halterman will interview Joseph Mueller about his WWI, Eagle Scout project in the first segment of today’s show. Robert Sutherland, candidate for U.S. Congress, Dist. 1, will be Kris’s guest for the remainder of the program.  

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Saturday Morning Live for July 23, 2016

Host Kris Halterman interviews Dr. Robert (Bob) Patton, on his white paper proposal, “The Case for a National Sales Tax.”      

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Saturday Morning Live for July 16, 2016

Host Kris Halterman will interview; Doug Karlberg, candidate for 42nd Dist. Rep. and 42nd Dist. Rep. Luanne VanWerven, incumbent, during the first half of the program.   The second part of the program will be an interview with Steve McLaughlin, candidate for Washington State Public Lands Commissioner.

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Saturday Morning Live for July 9, 2016

Host Kris Halterman will interview; Jacob Deschenes, Ed Kilduff, and Todd Hausman, from SAVE on their new project, Growing the Economy with RaspberryPi. and how the Maker Movement is set to expand economic business and employment opportunities in America.

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