Bill LuMaye

Monday, May 31, 2010

Memorial Day Special- Bob Ferre on Vietnam

Veteran Bob Ferre comments on his service in the United States Army during the Vietnam War.

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Memorial Day Special- Hal Buell & Edward Gill

Commander Hal Buell discusses his experience as a dive bomber and his thoughts on Memorial Day and Edward Gill talks on his time in the Army in Vietnam.

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Memorial Day Special- Garland Neville on Korea

Garland Neville discusses his experience as a parachutist in Korea, talking with other veterans about Korea, and his thoughts on Memorial Day.

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Memorial Day Special- Todd Mostowy

Todd Mostowy who served as a Sergeant in the Army from 1986 to 1991 talks on his time in the Gulf War.

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Memorial Day Special- Donald Greene On USS North Carolina

Donald Greene discusses his job as a Navigator's Yeoman's Assistant aboard the BB-55 USS North Carolina and the experiences he had.

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Memorial Day Special- Charles Foster On

Charles "Charlie" Foster discusses his job on the Battleship North Carolina, the attack on the Battleship NC, and the end of the war.

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Memorial Day Special- Charles Paty On Battleship NC

Charles "Chuck" Paty shares his experiences as a Radioman on board the Battleship North Carolina during World War II.

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Friday, May 28, 2010

Oil in Marshes Shut Down Businesses

Michel Claudett, President of Terrabonne Parrish, gives a local perspective on the businesses impacted by the Oil Spill in the Gulf.

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North Korea Denies Hitting South Korean Ship

Retired Army Major Mike Lyons talks on the torpedo that hit the South Korean war ship killing 47, China's dealing with North Korea, and what to look for in the coming weeks.

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You Are Paying and The Government Isn't

Congresswoman Virginia Foxx comments on PAYGO, the Deficit Extender Bill which puts America more in debt, and the Obama administration.

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Thursday, May 27, 2010

No More Citizenship for You!

Arizona Senator Russell Pearce discusses how Bill 1070 proposes to end citizenship for children born in the US by foreign mothers and troops at the border.

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"Draw Muhammad Day": Not Humorous to Muslims

Imam Sameh Asal of the Islamic Association of Raleigh comments on "Draw Muhammad Day", the Mosque neighboring Ground Zero, and attacks by the media against the Muslim community.

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Wednesday, May 26, 2010

Year Round Schedule for Magnet Schools?

Ron Margiotta the Chair of the Wake County School Board comments on the proposition he had for magnet schools to become year round to accommodate more students.

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William Gheen On Immigration

William Gheen the President of ALIPAC discusses with Bill our country's current immigration issues.

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Oil Spill To Be Capped with Mud and Cement

Michel Claudet, President of Terrebonne Parish, comments on the oil spill in the Gulf and pre-Top Kill.

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Troops to The Border!

Bob Dane, Director of FAIR, discusses our country's immigration issues while Amil Franzi of AM 1030 KVOI gives a local perspective of immigration.

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Tuesday, May 25, 2010

Second Chance for Taliban Fighters?

General Burt Moore (Ret. USAF) comments about how captured Taliban fighters are asked to give up their arms and the fight once they're released.

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Lesbian Comes Out and Owes ROTC Big!

Kay Steiger speaks with Bill on the article she wrote about Sara Issacson, a ROTC student, who admitted she is a lesbian and now has to repay $80,000 in scholarship funds.

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Monday, May 24, 2010

European Market Sinks - What Next?

Editor In Chief of CBS, Eric Schurenberg talks to Bill about the sinking Euro stock Market and it's potential impact on the U.S. and world economy.

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Friday, May 21, 2010

Internet Legend - Bob Lee

Segment 1 of Bob Lee's weekly visit with Bill! Listen every Friday from 4pm-5pm for the full hour!

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What's Wrong with the Market?!

Washington Editor for Barron's Magazine discusses why the Stock Market is sinking again.

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Thursday, May 20, 2010

Fannie Mae Patent for Cap and Trade..?

Congressman Jason Chaffetz,(R-Utah) will be joining us to talk about the Fannie Mae Patent. This patent was acquired by Fannie Mae regarding the cap-and-trade system. Many are confused by the role Fannie Mae intends to play in cap and trade since Fannie Mae is a mortgage company...

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US Intelligence Report

Senator Richard Burr describes the findings of the recent Intelligence Report on terrorism and the Christmas Bomber.

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AZ Commissioner to LA City Council: We'll Cut the Lights Off

Gary Pierce, Arizona Commissioner, joins LuMaye to talk about the recent letter he sent to the LA City council after their vote to boycott Arizona. In it he politely reminded them that Arizona supplied over 25% of the current electricity consumption of Los Angeles.

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Rev. Barber on Wake Student Placement Policy

The Reverend William Barber, of the NC NAACP, comments on the recent decision by a judge to dismiss the lawsuit against the Wake County Schoolboard, the changes by the board members which he feels threatens to resegregate area schools, the Monday rally and potential next steps in the ongoing dispute on which is the better policy for Wake County Students.

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Tuesday, May 18, 2010

Changes Wanted in Race Bias Test for Capital Cases

Thom Tillis, Republican Minority Whip in the NC House of Representatives, joins LuMaye to discuss the Republican measure to narrow the Racial Bias Law to considering race only after a guilty verdict.

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Monday, May 17, 2010

Schoolboard Chairman on Diversity Issue

Ron Margiotta, Chairman of the Wake County Schoolboard, discusses last Friday's decision to drop the lawsuit against the Schoolboard, the Reverend Barber's (A chief opponent of Neighborhood Schools) presentation and the NAACP rally tonight and the upcoming final vote this week.

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Public Transit & the Ensuing Issues

Randall O'Toole, a Cato Institute Senior Fellow working on urban growth,/public land/transportation issues, joins LuMaye on the pitfalls of public transit like the type proposed by the City of Raleigh.

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DNA From Felons

NC Attorney General Roy Cooper joins us to talk about the new proposed law requiring those convicted of felonies to give DNA samples. Healthcare and other interests of the day are brought up through the conversation with LuMaye.

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Thursday, May 13, 2010

Environmental Group Files Suit Against Wake Co. Commissioner

Alissa Bierma joins LuMaye to talk about the lawsuit her group “Neuse Riverkeeper Foundation Inc.” and a group called the “Watershed Protection Council” filed against the Wake County Commissioners. The lawsuit involves a recently changed Ordinance; this allowing Developersto change the rules so they can build a shopping center potentially endangering area water supplies.

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Sexual Slavery in NC?

Elena Anatolyevna of “Tears of Color”, will be joining us to talk about sexual slavery taking place in the US and in NC (NC now ranking 8th in the nation for Human Trafficking.)

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New House Bill to Hurt Insurance Industry?

Jennifer Cohen of the Insurance Federation of NC will discuss HB 813 (It has passed the House and is pending in the State senate), how it will change how Insurance pays out and why it will end up hurting the consumer as well as the industry.

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Tuesday, May 11, 2010

Heritage Foundation Reponse to Kagan Appointment

Robert Alt of the Heritage Foundation speaks out on the potential appointment of Kagan to the Supreme Court.

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Rep. Stamm on NC Budget

Representative Paul Stamm of the North Carolina House, to discuss the proposed state budget, it's gaps and what the Representative thinks are potential shortfalls in job creation.

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School Board Gets "Accidental" Email Reply

Ron Margiotta, Chairman of the Wake County Schoolboard, speaks about the “Accidental Email” reply sent by Jeff Shaw of the NC Justice Center outlining the PR campaign to be used against the Schoolboard in an upcoming lawsuit.

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Monday, May 10, 2010

Better Not Pray Before Your Meal!

Bill speaks with Mayor Glen Jones about a senior care facility where someone brought a lawsuit to stop "before dinner prayers" because the meal is payed for by taxpayers.

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USGC Cutter Deployed to Gulf Spill

United States Coast Guard Cutter "Elm," stationed out of Atlantic Beach NC, has been ordered to take part in the Gulf Oil Spill clean-up. Commander John Kennedy, of the Elm, discusses the ship and crew's potential role.

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Global Economy

Dave Bradshaw, Editor of "Real Money" and Associate with, discusses the fluctuations of the stock market, the Greek Bailout and the potential lack of stability in the US currency.

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Friday, May 7, 2010

Bob Lee & Bill LuMaye's "Below the Fold"

An experimental new segment with "The Internet Legend" Bob Lee on stories that are slightly below the usual News Radar.

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Sen's Burr & Chambliss In Studio

NC Sen. Richard Burr & Georgia Senator Saxby Chambliss discuss the issues of the day with Bill (Democratic run-off, Finance Regulation, Offshore Drilling, Arizona Immigration Law & more.)

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Thursday, May 6, 2010

Schoolboard Lawsuit

Swain Wood, of the NC Justice Center, fills Scott Fitzgerald in on the lawsuit filed by a group of citizens against the Wake County School Board for violating open meeting laws.

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(00+ Point Dip in the Stock Market

Dr. Mike Walden, a Professor of Economics at NC State, checks in to help us figure out what may have happened with the sudden and drastic dip in the middle of the trading day of the US Stock Market.

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Charter Schools in NC

Bill Harrison, State Board of Education Chairman, gives his insight on the News and Observer's recent article on Charter Schools and how they are rated and what standards they should be held to.

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NC Climate Change Committee

Daren Bakst, Director of Legal & Regulatory Studies @ The John Locke Foundation, calls in to talk about the most recent meeting of the North Carolina Climate Change Commission and what, if anything, they are accomplishing.

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Obamacare Claims Another Doctor?

Dr. Frank Polidora, an Orthopedic Surgeon in Hazleton PA, explains why he's choosing to leave his hospital job over Obamacare.

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Wednesday, May 5, 2010

Delayed Reaction to Gulf Oil Spill

Dr. Thomas Birkland, a Professor of Public Policy at North Carolina State University, describes the continual impact of the expanding spill and the public's reaction to the perceived delay by the Authorities.

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"Mexican Standoff"

Eve Conant, Washington Correspondent for Newsweek, talks about her latest article on the newly passed immigration law in Arizona and why she says not to blame the Arizonians, even if it isn't a good law. Find out why...

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A New Transit Super Hub for Raleigh?

Anthony Greco, an Editor with the Carolina Journal, talks about the Raleigh City Council's push to build a $212 Million Dollar Transit Center.

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Tuesday, May 4, 2010

Democrats Remove Coble From Medical Board

Paul Coble, Wake County Commissioner, calls in to talk about his recent ouster from the Wake Medical Center Board by fellow Commissioners from the other side of the political aisle.

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Zebulon Church Checkpoint

Bob Matheny, the Mayor of Zebulon, comments on the recent checkpoint outside of a Zebulon church frequented by the Latino community.

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Monday, May 3, 2010

Zebulon Checkpoint & Possible Profiling

Jeff Shaw, of the NC Justice Center, discusses the checkpoint set up near a Latino Church in Zebulon NC this past weekend. Was it justified? Was it racial profiling? The local Latino community is angry and worried but are they justified as well.

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Water Rates

First Raleigh water users were told to cut their use due to drought, which they did. Now that the drought is over we're now being told we're not using enough so it's time for a Rate Hike. John Carman, Director of Public Utilities explains the city's rationale and justifications.

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