The Jason Rantz Show

AM 770 KTTH

About

Jason Rantz is Seattle’s fresh, contemporary conservative voice. Young and urban, passionate and bold, Rantz is outnumbered by the Progressive chorus, yet refuses to ignore the conservative principles at the core of America’s greatness. Prolific on-air and online, Rantz knows he’s outnumbered in Seattle, but he’s never shy to be outspoken about it.

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Hour 3 - Rainbow Fentanyl

 The Monologue: Rainbow Fentanyl now being found on the West Coats. The Interview:  Independent Women’s Voice Vice President Carrie Lukas says the transgender bill of rights is an affront to women. The Monologue: Truck drivers concerned about in-vehicle cameras. The Interview: RNC Spokesperson Paris Dennard weighs in on the WY and AK primary results. // LongForm: SPOG President Mike Solan reacts to the Council passing the retention plan but notes they need a new contract to stop the staffing crisis. // The Quick Hit: Leonardo DiCaprio has some hypocritical environmental opinions. The Last Rantz: Though it can be awkward, always thank people for their work because when they’re gone, you might regret it. See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

38m
Aug 18
Hour 2 - Creative Marketing

What’s Trending: Seattle's city attorney is prosecuting more misdemeanors and there's some creative marketing in the inflation Reduction Act. //  The Big Local: Sea-Tac is seeing an uptick in international travel and a 20-year-old is injured in a shooting. //  Student loan moratorium extension could be decided soon.  See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

37m
Aug 18
Hour 1 - Payton's Goodbye

What’s Trending:  Liz Cheney thinks she can run for president, the Northern Lights could be visible in Western Washington, Payton almost got in a wreck and electric car owners are struggling to find chargers. // Producer Payton says 'goodbye'. //  World's largest moth is found in Bellevue and a corpse flower is blooming at WSU-Vancouver. See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

36m
Aug 17
Hour 3 - Abortion Sanctuary

The Monologue:  Seattle is now an abortion sanctuary city. The Interview: Quill Robinson (American Conservation Coalition) says the Inflation Reduction Act was a missed opportunity for bipartisan energy policy. The Monologue: Rantz thinks Liz Cheney will lose her election. The Interview: Caleb Kruckenberg (Pacific Legal Foundation attorney) on their challenge to an illegal Biden rule around charter schools -- and how their success can impact Washington. // LongForm: Snohomish County Councilman Nate Nehring is proposing a drug treatment program as a requirement for addicts to use the homeless hotels in the county. //  The Quick Hit: First Lady Jill Biden tests positive for COVID.  The Last Rantz: Time to stop treating random COVID cases as news See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

38m
Aug 17
Hour 2 - Small Business Robbed

What’s Trending: Seattle is pushing cannabis equity, the Mar-a-lago raid was a bit too thorough and fired healthcare workers are getting a major settlement. // Big Local: A small business in Kent is robbed but no money is taken.  // A goat is returned home after being stolen from the Gray's County fair and a therapist posted a video about 'minor-attracted persons'. See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

37m
Aug 17
Hour 1 - Pronouns Matter

What’s Trending: Repeat offender faces a judge, there will be tax hikes despite what Biden says, Kia's are getting stolen thanks to TikTok and Seattle childcare workers are getting bribed,. //  A Vashon Island resident is attacked. // Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal is pushing a transgender bill of rights.  See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

37m
Aug 16
Hour 3 - Human trafficking crisis

The Monologue: Seattle ambulance contractor has some hefty fines to pay. The Interview: Homeland Security Investigations Special Agent in Charge Robert Hammer details the crisis around human trafficking and how law enforcement staffing is impacting the fight. The Interview: Alan Dershowitz (The Price of Principle) weighs in on the continued controversy over the Mar-a-lago raid and why so many formerly principled liberals sold out their values to go after Trump.\\ LongForm: Paul Edward Morris is a lay minister and elder in the LDS Church. He says Seattle Children’s Hospital denied him access to give a blessing to a critically ill 9-month -old because he’s not vaccinated, then lied about it to the child’s parents. \\ The Quick Hit: No Gascon Recall. The Last Rantz: Just because you fail, don’t let it completely stop the momentum.  See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

38m
Aug 16
Hour 2 - Easy going Judge

WHAT’S TRENDING: A SURPRISING ACT OF JOURNALISM, A JUDGE GOES EASY ON 16-YEAR-OLD ACCUSED OF DRUG DEALING WIRE POSSESSING A GUN, COLLEGE STUDENTS STRUGGLE WITH RENT, AND CORRECTIONS OFFICER PAY IS INCREASING 15%. \\ BIG LOCAL: A POT SHOP ROBBERY, SUSPECTED BELLEVUE RETAIL THEFT THIEVES WERE IN COURT TODAY, AND INTERURBAN TRAIL THROUGH EVERETT IS COVERED IN TRASH THANKS TO HOMELESS PEOPLE. \\ LIZ CHENEY WILL LOSE, AND KAMALA HARRIS TRIES TO DEFINE EQUITY.  See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

36m
Aug 16
Hour 1 - Weekend crime

What’s Trending: King County crime was out of control over the weekend, it might hit 89 degrees and now THAT is considered a heat event in Seattle for some unknown reason, and J.K. Rowling called for Twitter’s guidelines following a death threat. \\ Oak Harbor school counselors may be allowed to tell parents that their kids came out as trans, and North Dakota parents furious after school board nixes Pledge of Allegiance. \\ Olympia City Council to vote on housing code changes to provide relief to renters. See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

37m
Aug 15
Rantz Rewind! August 27, 2019

Seattle teachers to vote on a new labor contract, Rob Gronkowski takes his crack at the CBD business, CNN announces details for climate crisis town hall. \\ Jason was on Tucker Carlson, people on social media make fun of Jason, and Tom inspects Jason’s eyebrows. \\ We say good-bye to Tom. See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

38m
Aug 13
Hour 3 - Cannabis equity

The Monologue: Bruce Harrell pushes for bipoc owned pot shops. The Interview: Curtis Houck (Newsbusters) weighs in on the departure of Jeffrey Toobin from CNN. Is this the start of staffing changes? The Monologue: Poop water closes Seattle beaches and we’re supposed to pretend it’s not related to our homelessness crisis. The Interview: Tom Carter, American Conservative Values ETF manager, updates us on how his fund is doing. \\ LongForm: Rep. Matt Rosendale (R-MT) eviscerates the Inflation Reduction Act since it doesn’t reduce inflation and weighs in on the political consequences for the raid on Trump’s home. \\ The Quick Hit: NY Times staffer wanted to check with Schumer before running Sen. Tim Scott op-ed. The Last Rantz: Don’t poop in the water, please.  See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

38m
Aug 13
Hour 2 - Release the warrant

What’s Trending: Trump calls for release of search warrant documents used in search, New York removes the word inmate, and KOMO lies about Marshawn's WILD arrest. \\ Big Local: Bonney Lake-Sumner Little League head to Williamsport, PA, teens arrested in Renton crime spree, a bobcat in Lynnwood, and a ram in Graham. \\ CDC updates COVID guidance.  See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

38m
Aug 13
Hour 1 - Drag camp

What’s Trending: The inflation reduction act doesn't reduce anything, Inflation is theoretical according to Pramila Jayapal, Harborview cites overcrowding for diverting patients, and thieves rob the Ballard post office. \\ Drag Camp at MoPOP! \\ Sportsmanship is the big winner on Little League.  See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

38m
Aug 12
Hour 3 - Reaction to AG Garland

The Monologue: Twitter Announces New Fact Checking Policy. The Interview: Rep. Dan Newhouse discusses the raid of Mar-a-Lago. The Monologue: Seattle councilmember proposes a new way for film companies to shoot TV/movies in Seattle. The Interview: Chris Sullivan on the latest news on the West Seattle bridge \\ LongForm: Devin Nunes (CEO Truth Social, former Congressman) reacts to AG Garland’s statement and the FBI radio of Trump’s home. \\ The Quick Hit: Father of Fentanyl OD Victim sends a message to Sec. Mayorkas.   See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

39m
Aug 12
Hour 2 - Inflation hurts

What’s Trending: Inflation is hurting Seattleites even more, Conservatives may be targeted by the FBI, press release journalism from KOMO, and a dating app for pet lovers. \\ Big Local: Homelessness is on the rise in Auburn and Snohomish. \\ King County Public Health says its concerned with hospitalization rates on COVID -- even though they’re normal to where flu hospitalization rates are… which they never complained about.  See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

38m
Aug 12
Hour 1 - Abuse of power

What’s Trending: Trump home raided in remarkable abuse of power, repeat offender violates parole, and gas-powered leaf blowers may be banned in Seattle. \\ Man unloads as Seattle Parking Enforcement tickets neighbors, but ignores homeless RVs. \\ Everything is racist, including death row.  See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

38m
Aug 11
Hour 1 - Garland speaks

What’s Trending: AG Garland speaks, a garden is built to deter homelessness on Aurora Ave, and the IRS is coming for you. \\ King County politicians are making matters worse. \\ Rantz has a problem with Peacock TV.  See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

38m
Aug 11
Hour 3 - Authenticity matters

The Monologue: Biden admin keeps pretending they’re not coming after you with the new IRS hires. The Interview: Tiffany Smiley reacts to the Trump raid, the Inflation Reduction Act, and how she’ll bring out the vote in the general. The Interview: Congressional hopeful Joe Kent is officially the Republican candidate likely to be our next Congressman. But how does he close the deal? Plus, he weighs in on energy policy and responds to absurd attacks by his opponent. \\ LongForm: Federal Way Mayor Jim Ferrell weighs in on his letter to the county exec. and governor to help with the crime surge and reacts to some bad polling in his race for prosecutor -- polling that shows over 80% have no clue who they’ll vote for. \\ The Quick Hit: Sen. Michael Bennett pretended to be an avid fisherman. He got caught in a lie. The Last Rantz: Be authentic. See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

36m
Aug 11
Hour 2 - Ratchet

What’s Trending: Kent teacher will remain in the classroom after calling a student ratchet last year, and Ilhan Omar barely advances.\\ Big Local: Thunder hit the northwest, an anti-racist hike as reported by KING5, and a boba shop gets crashed into. \\ Rantz has his 11th year anniversary.  See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

37m
Aug 11
Hour 1 - Inflation is getting worse

What’s Trending: Inflation updates, Washington's monkeypox outbreak, and Producer Payton is moving on. \\ Seattle has had police shortages for years, and Fauci gets recognized at the Mariners game.\\ Activists try to attack Los Angeles City Council over their homelessness policy.  See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

38m
Aug 10
Hour 3 - Mar-A-Lago Raid

The Monologue: Nurses at Seattle Children’s to rally for better working conditions. The Interview: Anonymous Seattle man explains why he unloaded on a Seattle Parking Enforcement officer. The Interview: Trevor Boone (co-owner of Emerald City Guitar) says his business is being terrorized by the homeless and the city is doing nothing. He’s reaching his breaking point. \\ LongForm: Matt Schlapp (chair of CPAC) reacts to the stunning abuse of power in the Trump raid. \\ The Quick Hit: Dave Ross implies Trump and his supporters are like Nazis.  See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

36m
Aug 10
Hour 2 - Everything is racist

What’s Trending: WA-03 has a tightly contested race, racism in White Center, and Russell Wilson gets boo'd at Climate Pledge Arena. \\ Big Local: DSW is closing in Tukwila, and a Tacoma man retrieves his own stolen trailer. \\ Andrew Warren is gaslighting. See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

38m
Aug 10
Hour 2 - Taking on the Doctor

The Monologue: Fauci awarded with rare Hutch Award. The Interview: Rep. Bryan Steil (R-WI) is in town for a congressional select committee hearing on labor policy. Democrats are pretending $15 minimum wage didn’t hurt business. Republicans are here to point to the truth. \\ The Monologue: Beacon Hill residents are concerned over homeless RV location. The Interview: AJ Rice (“The Woking Dead”) explains how woke culture is killing this country. \\ LongForm: Matt Larkin advances to take on Rep Kim Schrier. Why is she supporting a move to increase taxes and send IRS agents to knock on your door ahead of the midterms? \\ The Quick Hit: WA teachers will quit without more money.  The Last Rantz: Remember why you have the job you have.  See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

38m
Aug 09
Hour 2 - Lemonade salesman scammed

What’s Trending: Man dies after assault in downtown Seattle, grocery delivery services taking a hit, Nancy Pelosi slammed, and a 'Grease' star died. \\ Big Local: 11-year-old Everett boy was scammed while running lemonade stand, and a new walk-on ferry will cruise from Des Moines to Seattle. \\ Some teen is flying around the world, big whoop.  See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

37m
Aug 09
Hour 1 - Controversy in Port Townsend

What’s Trending: Another heatwave, Democrats pass massive spending bill they pretend solved inflation, and Rantz hates American Airlines. \\ 80-year-old defend privacy rights in trans locker room controversy. \\ Amazon Go store in downtown Seattle temporarily close. See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

37m
Aug 08
Bonus content from CPAC!

Enjoy.  See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

25m
Aug 06
Hour 3 - Goodbye from Dallas!

The Monologue: Local school districts still struggling to hire teachers. The Interview: Kurt Schlichter (Townhall.com) on whether or not Mitch McConnell got played on CHIPS Act and the reconciliation bill. The Interview: Kash Patel, former senior director for counterterrorism for the National Security Council, weighs in on the threat of China. \\ LongForm: Jason Rantz panel on media bias with Truth Social CEO Devin Nunes, Florida Voice News editor Brendon Leslie, and moderator Karina Yapor. See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

39m
Aug 06
Hour 2 - Red Wave

Mercedes Schlapp on overcoming media bias and James Carafano (Heritage Foundation’s leading expert in national security and foreign policy) explains why he thinks Nancy Pelosi’s trip to Taiwan was a missed opportunity. Plus, what’s going on in Ukraine? \\ Keith Swank is headed to the general against Marlyn Strickland. So what’s the plan to close the gap? \\ Former White House Deputy Press Secretary Hogan Gidley explains the messaging key to ensuring a red wave. See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

40m
Aug 06
Hour 1 - Rantz takes on Dallas

Matt Larkin advances to take on Schrier; Joe Kent can make a comeback? Former ICE Director Tom Homan on the continued threat at the border. \\ Lt. Col. Stuart Scheller lost his career after criticizing the horrific Afghanistan pull-out. Is the military too partisan and woke? How can the military recover? \\ Rep. Andy Biggs (R-AZ) says the US has a weak and incoherent foreign policy. What can be done? Also, is Kari Lake the best choice for AZ? See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

37m
Aug 05
Hour 3 - End of day 1

The Monologue: Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis suspends 'Soros-backed' state attorney who refused to enforce abortion ban The Interview: Rep. Byron Donalds (R-FL) on whether or not a red wave is coming. The Interview: Former NFL player Jack Brewer on why sports leagues have taken such a hard shift to the left, whether or not Russell Wilson is insufferable, and if we’ve become too \\ LongForm: Dr. Robert Malone, who helped invent the mRNA technology, details what we’ve learned about COVID and the vaccine, what the mRNA technology can realistically do, and what lessons we learned during COVID.  See omnystudio.com/listener https://omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

38m
Aug 05