VENTSday

Jefferson Exchange | November 27, 2013
10:40 am
Wed November 27, 2013

VENTSday: PG-13 Violence + You're Thankful For...

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Listeners vent on violence in movies and who/what they give thanks for this Thanksgiving.

Here we are, just hours before the turkey hits the table, wondering what you are thankful for this Thanksgiving.

It's become a holiday tradition, that one of our two VENTSday topics concerns what we are all thankful for.

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Jefferson Exchange | November 20, 2013
3:24 pm
Wed November 20, 2013

VENTSday-Filibusters + Fracking

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Listeners vent on filibusters and fracking.

Republicans in the U.S. Senate just blocked another Obama judicial nominee through the "filibuster" rule (60 votes needed to proceed to a real vote), and California just released proposed rules for "fracking."

Tell us what YOU think on these issues...

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Jefferson Exchange | November 13, 2013
10:39 am
Wed November 13, 2013

VENTSday-Property Taxes + Painkiller Controls

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Callers debate the merits of property taxes and changes to the system.

A recent report suggests it may be time to tinker (to put it mildly) with property tax reform, and the federal government says it's time to tighten the controls on some painkillers.

It must be VENTSday.

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Jefferson Exchange | November 6, 2013
10:52 am
Wed November 6, 2013

VENTSday-Election Results + Spying On Our Allies

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Listeners vent on the off-year elections and spying on allies.

We do not schedule guests for Wednesday at 8:30, because that's the time for VENTSday, your chance to vent (politely, please) on a pair of topics in the news. 

We bring the topics, you bring the opinions.  It's VENTSday on The Jefferson Exchange, and you participate by calling 1-800-838-3760 or 541-552-6782 or emailing JX@jeffnet.org.

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Jefferson Exchange | October 30, 2013
10:39 am
Wed October 30, 2013

VENTSday-Closing Income Gap + Setting Up Marijuana Laws

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Callers vent on income gap and legalized marijuana.

Yet another study shows a widening income gap, this time within Oregon.  What would you do to close that gap?

And both our states may be headed to the ballot once again with measures to legalize marijuana for personal use.  How should any such laws be set up to safeguard users and society?  These are the topics in this week's VENTSday segment. 

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Jefferson Exchange | October 23, 2013
12:48 pm
Wed October 23, 2013

Super-VENTSday: Shutdown Lessons + Voter Affiliation

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Listeners unload (politely) on our VENTSday topics.

Our regular VENTSday all-call-in segment grows just a bit this week.

We chose not to book a guest in the first hour of Wednesday's Exchange, so we can give ample time both to our Fall Fund Drive and to our VENTSday callers.

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Jefferson Exchange | October 16, 2013
10:40 am
Wed October 16, 2013

VENTSday-Arming Teachers + GMO Regulations-State or Local?

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Listeners weigh in on armed teachers and GMO regulation.

We do not schedule guests for Wednesday at 8:30, because that's the time for VENTSday, your chance to vent (politely, please) on a pair of topics in the news. 

We bring the topics, you bring the opinions.

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Jefferson Exchange | October 9, 2013
11:01 am
Wed October 9, 2013

VENTSday-Local Action On Global Warming + Money In Politics

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Listeners call in to vent on political spending and global warming action.

We do not schedule guests for Wednesday at 8:30, because that's the time for VENTSday, your chance to vent (politely, please) on a pair of topics in the news. 

We bring the topics, you bring the opinions. 

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Jefferson Exchange | October 2, 2013
12:06 pm
Tue October 1, 2013

VENTSday-Federal Shutdown + Health Exchanges Open

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Listeners vent on the federal shutdown and health insurance exchanges.

We do not schedule guests for Wednesday at 8:30, because that's the time for VENTSday, your chance to vent (politely, please) on a pair of topics in the news. 

We bring the topics, you bring the opinions.  It's VENTSday on The Jefferson Exchange.

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Jefferson Exchange | September 25, 2013
11:34 am
Tue September 24, 2013

VENTSday-Congress & Defunding Obamacare + "Clearcut Oregon"

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Exchange listeners vent on the defunding debate and the "home of the clearcut" ads.

We do not schedule guests for Wednesday at 8:30, because that's the time for VENTSday, your chance to vent (politely, please) on a pair of topics in the news.

We bring the topics, you bring the opinions.

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