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The Chad Benson Show

Chad Benson doesn't look or sound like a typical talk radio host. And that's a GREAT thing. Conversational, informative, irreverent and very FUNNY. Chad's take on the issues offers a refreshing sound that gives talk listeners the hard news and opinion that they need in a thoughtful, entertaining way that they CRAVE.

June 22, 2018   (00:29:04)6-22-2018
The week is ending the way it started -- with lots of confusion about the policy that resulted in separating immigrant children from their parents.
June 21, 2018   (00:28:38)6-21-2018
First lady Melania Trump's visit to a Texas facility housing migrant children separated from their parents threatened to be overshadowed Thursday by a jacket she wore bearing the words: " I really don't care, do u?"
Mark Lamb, Pinal County Sheriff   (00:08:32)6-21-2018
Mark Lamb joins the show to discuss what his exprience on Live PD has been like and how that has shaped his department.
Dr. Kelli Ward, Arizona Senate Candidate   (00:10:40)6-20-2018
Arizona Senate candidate Dr. Kelli Ward joins to talk about Trump signing the order not allowing kids to be separated from thier parents at the border. 
June 20, 2018   (00:27:54)6-20-2018
President Donald Trump, under growing pressure to act unilaterally to address the immigration crisis, Wednesday signed an executive order that he said would keep immigrant families at the border together.
June 18, 2018   (00:28:10)6-18-2018
Facing rising outrage from some Republicans as well as Democrats over the forced separation of migrant children and parents at the U.S.-Mexico border, President Donald Trump dug in blaming Democrats and declaring he would keep the U.S. from becoming "a migrant camp."
Jennifer Sturgeon, Communications Director of the Scottsdale Fahrenheit Festival   (00:06:51)6-15-2018
Communications Director of the Scottsdale Fahrenheit Festival Jennifer Sturgeon joins to talk about what events will be at the festival this weekend as well as details about the Beat the Heat race.
June 15, 2018   (00:30:25)6-15-2018
The Mesa Police Department has been embroiled in controversy in recent weeks, with seven officers having been put on paid leave after multiple videos surfaced of them allegedly assaulting suspects during arrest.
June 14, 2018   (00:29:05)6-14-2018
Police in Mesa are facing more scrutiny after body-cam footage of a January arrest showed officers hitting a suspect several times until he was bleeding and taunting him at the hospital.
Thelda Williams, Phoenix Mayor   (00:10:10)6-14-2018
Interim Phoenix Mayor Thelda WIlliams joins to talk about what her focus will be while serving as mayor, and if she has any interest in running for mayor when the next election happens.
June 13, 2018   (00:28:04)6-13-2018
Ex-wife of man who killed 6 in Arizona says she's relieved he's dead. Plus Chad says how excited he is for the Soccer World Cup and the news about North America hosting it in 2026.
Andy Biggs, Arizona Congressman   (00:10:18)6-12-2018
Arizona Congressman Andy Biggs joins to give his thoughts on Trump's meeting with Kim Jong-Un and what the reaction was at the capitol from other Congress men and women.
June 12, 2018   (00:28:42)6-12-2018
President Donald Trump and North Korea’s Kim Jong Un concluded an extraordinary nuclear summit Tuesday by signing a document in which Trump pledged “security guarantees” to the North and Kim reiterated his commitment to “complete denuclearization of the Ko...
June 11, 2018   (00:28:56)6-11-2018
President Trump and Kim Jong-un of North Korea hold the first-ever meeting between leaders of their two countries in Singapore, carrying with them hopes of ending seven decades of hostility and the threat of a nuclear confrontation.
Clint Bond, Executive Director of Fort Worth Independent School District   (00:11:02)6-7-2018
Executive Director of Fort Worth Independent School District Clint Bond joins to talk about their school districts decision to put billboards up accross the Phoenix valley to try and recruit teachers.
June 7, 2018   (00:30:04)6-7-2018
Pastor Andre Miller joins to talk about how Robert Johnson was as a person and his reaction the video of the police hitting Mr. Johnson in the face multiple times.
Pastor Andre Miller, Pastor of New Beginning Christian Church   (00:08:13)6-7-2018
Pastor Andre Miller joins to talk about how Robert Johnson was as a person and his reaction the video of the police hitting Mr. Johnson in the face multiple times.
Beth Lewis, Teacher and Chair of Save Our Schools Arizona   (00:08:58)6-6-2018
Teacher and Chair of Save Our Schools Arizona Beth Lewis joins to talk about her reaction to the #RedForEd movement and if it got too political and how some teachers are tstarting to run for political positions.
June 6, 2018   (00:28:12)6-6-2018
Four Mesa police officers are on administrative leave following an incident in May during which a suspect was punched several times.
Alicia Patton, Arizona Teacher   (00:15:19)6-5-2018
Arizona teacher Alicia Patton joins to talk about her reaction to the outcome from the #RedForEd movement and if she believes teachers will recieve a 20 percent raise.