Friday Brad & Dan Show: Lembo wants to help your retirement plan

Friday Brad & Dan Show: Lembo wants to help your retirement plan

Connecticut state Comptroller Kevin Lembo joined other state leaders this week in a meeting with U.S. Labor Secretary R. Alexander Acousta.  The objective?  To get the federal government’s help in protecting states’ abilities to create retirement plans for residents.  On Friday’s Brad & Dan Show, Lembo will explain how he made out.

Democratic Party gubernatorial candidate Guy Smith will also be on the program, and Doug Evans has an update on Arts Across Connecticut.

Brad & Dan will also take your calls at 888-574-2723.

Cindy Weightman provides traffic updates and you’ll get the latest on weather, news and sports.

Brad & Dan get your Friday morning started at 6:00.

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Thursday’s Brad & Dan: Is Hartford ready for professional soccer?

Thursday’s Brad & Dan: Is Hartford ready for professional soccer?

Is Hartford ready to host a professional soccer team?  On Thursday’s Brad & Dan Show, Bruce Mandell will talk about his dream of bringing a team to the city, as part of the United Soccer League.

The health of its residents should be Connecticut’s highest priority.  Those are the results of the latest InformCT survey.  Bob Santy, President & CEO of the Connecticut Economic Resource Center, which conducted the survey, will discuss the survey results.

And what’s the long-range forecast as we enter the second-half of winter?  Award-winning meteorologist Brad Field will provide an update.

Brad & Dan will take your calls at 888-574-2723.  Cindy Weightman has the traffic updates and you’ll get the latest on weather, news and sports.

Brad & Dan start your Thursday morning at 6:00.

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Wednesday’s Brad & Dan Show: New developments on Whiting Forensic Institute

Wednesday’s Brad & Dan Show: New developments on Whiting Forensic Institute

There are new developments at the troubled Whiting Forensic Institute, and on Wednesday’s Brad & Dan Show, NBC Connecticut’s Len Besthoff will have the update.  Hartford Mayor Luke Bronin makes his monthly visit and FOX News Simon Owen will have an update from a pirate radio station in South Korea, broadcasting into North Korea.

As always, your calls at 888-574-2723 and Cindy Weightman will have a traffic update; plus the latest weather, news and sports.

Brad & Dan get your Valentine’s Day broadcast started at 6 a.m.

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Tuesday’s Brad & Dan Show: What you need to know before getting credit or debit card

Tuesday’s Brad & Dan Show: What you need to know before getting credit or debit card

Do you have a teenager or college student about to get a credit or debit card?  On Tuesday’s Brad & Dan Show, Howard Schwartz of the Better Business Bureau serving Connecticut, will explain what you and your child needs to know, before applying for that plastic. Howard will cover several topics, including how to find a preparer for your income tax.

With the talk of tolls in the air, where is taxpayers’ money going, when it comes to Connecticut’s transportation infrastructure?  State Sen. Len Suzio, R-13, a member of the legislature’s transportation committee, will have the rundown.

Brad & Dan will also take your calls at 888-574-2723.  Cindy Weightman has the traffic and you’ll also get the latest on weather, news and sports.

Brad & Dan get your Tuesday morning started at 6:00.

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Monday’s Brad & Dan Show talks minimum wage

Monday’s Brad & Dan Show talks minimum wage

Should the state of Connecticut raise the minimum wage?  In his State of the State address, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy proposed raising the minimum wage.  On Monday’s Brad & Dan Show, state Sen. Eric Berthel, R-32, will comment on the proposal.

We finally have a budget deal from Washington, D.C.  What’s the scoop?  David Lightman of McClatchy Newspapers will have the update, during his weekly interview.

Your calls are welcomed at 888-574-2723.  Plus traffic updates from Cindy Weightman and the latest on weather, news and sports.

Brad & Dan get your work week started on Monday morning at 6:00.

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