Ringside Politics

host_200x200_j_crouereJeff Crouere hosts Ringside Politics, which airs weekdays from 7-11 a.m. on WGSO 990 AM and can be heard on several affiliate stations and on the Internet at WGSO.com.

Since January of 1999, Crouere (pronounced crew-air) has been a radio talk show host based in New Orleans, LA. His programs are dedicated to examining the top issues of the day on the local, state and national levels. Crouere offers listeners political debate, analysis, and interviews with interesting political leaders and commentators.

Crouere is also host of Ringside, a television version of the radio program, which airs on WLAE-TV, Channel 32 in New Orleans. New Orleans area television viewers can also watch Crouere on ABC-26 TV, where he has served since 2002 as the political analyst and provides his insight on local, state and national politics.

The website for the radio and television program RingsidePolitics.com provides a web poll, political rumors, a schedule of guests and links to a variety of Crouere’s columns. He writes daily, weekly and monthly political analysis columns and editorials for a select number of print and on-line publications, including Bayoubuzz.com, the Northshore Conifer, Kenner Star, New Orleans City Business, News Banner, and the Slidell Monthly. He was provides regular columns and serves as the Political Editor for NewOrleans.com.

He also is the editor of a weekly e-mail newsletter, which has a circulation of 5,000 readers. Once a month, Crouere hosts a local version of “Politically Incorrect” at the Cricket Club in New Orleans called Politics with a Punch which includes a panel of comedians, politicians, media personalities and news makers.

Crouere has served as moderator for political debates and forums featuring candidates contending for elective office, such podcast-archiveas St. Bernard and Plaquemines Parish President, New Orleans City Council, U.S. Congress, U.S. Senate, LA Governor and U.S. President. He has been the featured speaker or emcee at events across Louisiana, speaking to over 100 clubs, organizations and schools across the state, such as Loyola University and the Alliance for Good Government.

He has held many leadership positions in the Louisiana Republican Party, including Deputy Chairman and Executive Director. In 2000, he served as the Louisiana Chairman of the Republican National Committee Catholic Task Force. For the past three years, he has held the position of President of the Northshore Republican Men's Club, a dynamic GOP organization in the state's only Republican majority parish. In March of 2009, he founded the Northshore Tea Party, which has sponsored several popular citizen rallies.

As a Louisiana Republican Party leader and talk show host, Crouere has been interviewed for his perspective by the New York Times, national radio networks such as National Public Radio, Talk America, Radio America and Catholic Radio and national cable television networks such as Fox News, CNN, CNN Headline News, CNBC and MSNBC.

Jeff Crouere. Email jeff@wgso.com

 

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Ringside Politics – May 24th, 2017.

Ringside Politics – May 24th, 2017.

Welcome to another edition of Ringside Politics with Jeff Crouere Today’s Hot Topics: 1)President Donald Trump and Pope Francis, two leaders with contrasting styles and differing worldviews, met at the Vatican on Wednesday, setting aside their previous clashes to broadcast a tone of peace for an audience around the globe. 2)British authorities were in a […]

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Ringside Politics – May 23rd, 2017.

Ringside Politics – May 23rd, 2017.

Welcome to another edition of Ringside Politics with Jeff Crouere. Today’s Hot Topics: 1)The Islamic State claimed responsibility for a bombing attack that killed at least 22 people and injured 59 others at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England, Monday night. 2)John Podesta, Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential campaign chairman, on Tuesday continued to blame […]

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Ringside Politics – May 22nd, 2017.

Ringside Politics – May 22nd, 2017.

Welcome to another edition of Ringside Politics with Jeff Crouere Today’s Hot Topics: 1)As Trump administration controversies command media attention, a little-noticed set of lawsuits against the Democratic Party continues to play out in the courts – including one claiming coordination with the Clinton campaign against Bernie Sanders amounted to election fraud. 2)Despite working more […]

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Ringside Politics – May 19th, 2017.

Ringside Politics – May 19th, 2017.

Welcome to another edition of Ringside Politics with Jeff Crouere Today’s Hot Topics: 1)Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee’s statue at Lee Circle will be replaced by a “water feature” and public art for which the city of New Orleans is already designing infrastructure, the city announced late Thursday (May 18). 2)Lee Circle and streets within […]

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Ringside Politics – May 18th, 2017.

Ringside Politics – May 18th, 2017.

Welcome to another edition of Ringside Politics with Jeff Crouere Today’s Hot Topics: 1)Despite pledges from Mayor Mitch Landrieu that the Confederate monuments being removed would be kept at a secure, undisclosed location, the P.G.T. Beauregard monument was in plain view Wednesday afternoon (May 17) outside a city-owned building — just hours after it had […]

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