Kevin Williamson is an editor for National Review. He uncovers the hidden politics of the welfare state and documents the historical evidence that it was created to keep Democrats in power. We discuss his latest book The Dependency Agenda.

Guests include Bill Watkins forecasting Ventura County’s economy for the balance of 2012; Bill Hicks discussing the Casitas Municipal Water District; Libertarian Presidential Candidate Gov. Gary Johnson; best-selling author Ed Klein talking about Barack Obama; Kevin Williamson connecting the dots between the Democratic Party and the Age of Entitlements; and Hans Eysink Smeets describing what bankers can learn from the porn industry.