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Gonzales: Progressives Want Hispanics to See Government Linked to their Success [AUDIO]

In his book “Race for the Future: How Conservatives Can Break the Liberal Monopoly on Hispanic Americans,” Mike Gonzales examines how government decisions that encourage welfare and discourage assimilation and allow progressives to politically monopolize this growing segment of population.  Gonzales is a senior fellow at the Heritage Foundation and was part of the administration of George W. Bush.  He joined Brian, Ben and Elisha on the Morning Answer to talk more about the book and his views on immigration and Hispanics in American politics. Read more...

Dr. Tavi Troy: Ebola Unlikely to Spread in US, but Death Toll Could Get Much Higher [AUDIO]

President Obama has reconsidered and is putting boots on the ground --- in West Africa!  This is in an attempt to fight the Ebola epidemic that is sweeping across the African continent.  He made the announcement on Tuesday in Atlanta at the Centers for Disease Control.  The President said that the US will establish military command centers to assist civilian efforts to combat the highly lethal disease.  Read more...

David Limbaugh Puts "Jesus on Trial" with New Book [AUDIO]

New York Times Best Selling author and lawyer David Limbaugh has a new book out called “Jesus on Trial – A Lawyer Affirms the Truth of the Gospel.”  In the book he uses his lifetime of legal experience to make the case that the gospels are hard evidence of the life and work of Jesus Christ.  Limbaugh’s writing is personal as he examines his own transition between skeptic to devout Christian.  He joined the Morning Answer on Tuesday to discuss his new book with Ben Shapiro and Elisha Krauss. Read more...

Is Adrian Peterson Hitting His Son Child Abuse? [AUDIO]

A number of NFL players were suspended over the weekend.  One of those was Greg Hardy of the Carolina Panthers.  He took his girlfriend and tossed her on a pile of guns and then threatened he was going to kill her.  Adrian Peterson is no longer playing as well because he allegedly took a switch to his 4 year-old kid.  Read more...

Hugh Hewitt, Chris Matthews Rip Obama ISIL Speech [AUDIO]

President Obama is getting flak from all sides following his prime time address Wednesday night where he discussed US strategy for dealing with terrorist group ISIL.   In addition, a CNN story reports that the ranks of ISIL continue to swell.  “Is this a result of the President’s speech?” wondered Morning Answer co-host Brian Whitman. Read more...

The Morning Answer 2014 Tribute to 9/11 [AUDIO]

Click on the player above to hear The Morning Answer tribute to 9/11 that Brian, Ben and Elisha played on the air 9/11/2014. Read more...

The Morning Answer Reflects on 9/11 Tragedy [AUDIO]

13 years ago, jetliners struck the Twin Towers at the World Trade Center in New York City.  The terrorist attack changed the country as we knew it forever.  On this September 11th, Brian Whitman, Ben Shapiro and Elisha Krauss from the Morning Answer spent time honoring the heroes and the victims of the tragedy as well as recounting their experiences on the fateful day. Read more...

Obama to Speak on ISIS Threat, Response [AUDIO]

President Obama is expected to reveal his strategy on ISIS in a prime-time address on Wednesday.  The White House says that he will discuss the threat posed by ISIS and how the US is planning to degrade and “ultimately destroy the group.”   “He’s going to give some sort of speech and lay out his strategy,” explained Morning Answer co-host Ben Shapiro.  “But he hasn’t really given any clues as to what that strategy would be.” Read more...

Obama on Golfing after Beheading Optics: Always a Challenge When on Vacation [AUDIO]

Chuck Todd debuted this weekend as the new host of Meet the Press and he kicked it off with the top guest, President Barack Obama.  Todd went over a number of issues with Obama including grilling on him if it was a good idea to play golf after making a statement on the beheading of James Foley.  “Do you want that back?” asked Todd in reference to the optics of Obama on the course following a somber announcement.  Obama replied that it’s always a “challenge” when you’re supposed to be on vacation and being followed everywhere and there’s always bad news somewhere.  “But there’s no doubt after having talked to the families where---it was hard for me to hold back tears listening to the pain that they were going through---after the statement that I made.  You know, I should have anticipated the optics, you know, that’s part of the job,” conceded Obama. Read more...

Neel Kashkari Gives Solid Performance in California Governor's Debate [AUDIO] [VIDEO]

Gubernatorial candidates Jerry Brown and Neel Kashkari faced off Thursday night in a debate in Sacramento.  It appears that this will be the one and only debate before the election in November.  Despite the tough opening question from moderator John Meyers asking Kashkari how he could win, the Republican candidate held his own turning out a solid performance.  In his first media appearance following the debate, Kashkari joined Brian, Ben and Elisha on the Morning Answer to discuss his performance and where he goes from here. Read more...