35 Talk Shows Descend On DC For Immigration Reform Event
April 20, 2007 at 11:10 AM (PT)
Next week is when 35 radio shows from across the country converge on WASHINGTON with their listeners to lobby legislators on immigration reform and enforcement. The hosts and listeners oppose any amnesty or guest worker programs, and will also be seeking the release of BORDER PATROL officers IGNACIO RAMOS and JOSE ALONSO COMPEAN, jailed for shooting an illegal immigrant in a case that has drawn national attention. The "Hold Their Feet to the Fire" event is being sponsored by the FREDERATION FOR AMERICAN IMMIGRATION REFORM.
Hosts involved in the event include KFI-A/LOS ANGELES' JOHN AND KEN; KOGO-A/SAN DIEGO's ROGER HEDGECOCK; WPHT-A/PHILADELPHIA's DOM GIORDANO; WWRL-A/NEW YORK's ARMSTRONG WILLIAMS; WBT-A-F/CHARLOTTE's JEFF KATZ; WVNN-A-F/HUNTSVILLE's WILL ANDRERSON; WLW-A/CINCINNATI's STEVE SOMMERS; WLAC-A/NASHVILLE's STEVE GILL; SALEM's JANET PARSHALL; WRKO-A/BOSTON's HOWIE CARR; WWTN (SUPER TALK 99.7 WTN)/NASHVILLE's PHIL VALENTINE; KOLE-A/BEAUMONT's DOMINIC BRASCIA; KHOW-A/DENVER's PETER BOYLES; KFTK (97.1 FM TALK)/ST. LOUIS' JAMIE ALLMAN and news anchor DENYS SCHAEFER; KLIF-A/DALLAS' JON-DAVID WELLS; WFTL-A/WEST PALM BEACH-FT. LAUDERDALE's JOYCE KAUFFMAN; WHO-A/DES MOINES' JAN MICKELSON; KSLR-A/SAN ANTONIO's ADAM MCMANUS; WGMD/REHOBOTH BEACH's DAN GAFFNEY, DAVE BARGER, and ROY GOSHOM; and many more.