Think Tank political potpourri
Mike O | November 20, 2014 11:40 pmFour segments with Paula Pennypacker: 1. Why did the Democrats get clobbered in this year's midterm elections? 2. Uber Obamacare? Uber is the darling of Republican free enterprise types...
VA scandal: Whistleblower Paula Pedene and labor attorney Tom Rogers
Mike O | November 16, 2014 3:40 pmHear the inside story of the ongoing Veterans Affairs scandal from one of the chief whistleblowers who was responsible for bringing the story to public attention.
What it was like to visit the Berlin Wall
Mike O | November 10, 2014 1:37 pmI visited a divided Germany years ago. The East was dull and machine gun-toting soldiers were everywhere.
The Think Tank election postmortem
Mike O | November 07, 2014 2:29 pmDr. Mike O'Neil gives you his take on what happened this week: 1. The big picture: What happened? 2. Arizona: Are the Democrats heading towards extinction? (We know they are endangered) 3....
Think Tank pre-election finale: After the election, where are we headed?
Mike O | October 31, 2014 1:30 pmArizona Republic columnist (and a former Republican operative) Robert Robb and Ron Ober, Democratic operative. More importantly, both are long-time and astute observers of Arizona politics.
The Ebola panic: Justifiable fear or irrational panic?
Mike O | October 24, 2014 4:18 pmIf you watch cable news, you will see it has been dominated by discussions of Ebola.
Dirty ads, dirty money, and dirty politics
Mike O | October 17, 2014 6:07 pmArizona Republic columnist Laurie Roberts and congressional reporter Rebekah Sanders join the Think Tank as we dissect campaign ads: dirty ads, effective ads and ads that bomb. And our final segment...
Candidate night in the Think Tank
Mike O | October 03, 2014 7:08 pmAttorney General candidate Felicia Rotellini and Secretary of State candidate Terry Goddard join the Think Tank for an examination of their issue positions and qualifications. Note: Goddard's...
The Think Tank's 2014 Election Prediction Show
Mike O | September 26, 2014 4:48 pmMike O'Neil gives you his best shot at what will happen in the 2014 elections -- at least after observing why election predictions were so good in 2008 and 2012, and why are they unlikely to be as good in 2014.
The drums of war
Mike O | September 19, 2014 8:32 amWe were all outraged by the recent beheadings undertaken by ISIS/ISIL. The president promised a firm response, but "no boots on the ground". Is this possible? What if an American pilot is shot...