This weekend, Glen talks about the latest headlines regarding the George Zimmerman verdict, Obamacare, and the IRS political scandals coming out of Washington D.C. Glen also talks about the pro-jobs policies of the Republican party, and the success that many Republican Governors are having in bringing economic prosperity to their states.
Congressman Lou Barletta (R-PA) appears with Glen to talk about his immigration bill that insists on securing the border first. Congressman Barletta also talks about the House’s vote to delay Obamacare’s employer and employee mandates.
Sara Mohsin (Owner of Mohsin Mortgage Corporation) talks with Glen about the recent changes in interest rates and the current housing market.
Finally, Chris Kuban (Director of Media Relations for the “Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation” and Producer of the Lt. Dan Band” benefit concert ) talks with Glen about the concert series benefiting our most severely injured veterans. Chris also talks about Sgt. Doug Vitale, a United States Marine veteran from Pittsburgh who stepped on an IED in Afghanistan in 2011. To honor his service to our country, and to raise money to build a ‘smart home’ for him and his family, The Lt. Dan Band will perform in Pittsburgh on August 9, 2013. To learn more and to purchase tickets, go to operationdoug.com.
Glen Meakem is a successful technology entrepreneur, venture capitalist, and conservative talk radio show host, who offers information and insights on how individuals, our states, and our nation can be more successful. Glen’s unique perspective has been shaped by his experiences as founder, chairman and CEO of the B2B internet success Freemarkets Inc – which he founded in 1995, took public in 1999, and sold to Ariba in 2004. In 2006, Glen co-founded Meakem Becker Venture Capital, a firm that invests in early stage start up companies. Concerned about the liberal political agenda that has gripped the United States and his home state of Pennsylvania, Glen launched the radio program, “Glen Meakem on the Weekend” in 2008. Glen served as an officer in the United States Army Reserve and is a veteran of the First Gulf War. He earned his undergraduate degree from Harvard and his MBA from Harvard Business School. For more information about the Glen Meakem on the Weekend Radio Program, or to read Glen’s blog, please visit http://glenmeakem.com.