Pete talks about Mecklenburg County's goal to lift the mask mandate when the testing #'s go under 5% and why that is not a good way to gauge the situation...

In the first hour of the show, Pete talks about the Butler High School cheerleaders being punished for their "White Privilege" sign that they held up during their game against Charlotte Catholic. 

In the second hour of the show, Pete talks about Colin Powell's death and the political ramifications it will have on people deciding whether or not to get a COVID-19 vaccine or booster.

Carolina Journal's Becki Gray joins Pete Kaliner for her weekly chat about what's going on this week in the NC Legislature. 

Opening the program - Pete talks about Joe Biden re-implementing Donald Trump's "Remain In Mexico" program - and suddenly isn't being criticized for it the way his predecessor was. 

Congressman Patrick McHenry (NC-10) joins Pete to talk about the state of the economy and the supply chain issues we are currently having in our country. 

Pete discusses the state of the economy and Joe Biden and Jen Psaki's statements this week about working to jumpstart America's failing infrastructure. 

Pete opens up Hour 3 asking if we're going to have another HB2-like economic fallout in North Carolina after Lt. Governor Mark Robinson's comments about the LGBTQ community. 

Pete talks about a Loudon County man arrested at a school board hearing after his daughter was molested in a bathroom by a transgender boy.