The Dan Bongino Show

He’s a former Secret Service Agent, former NYPD officer, and New York Times best-selling author. Join Dan Bongino each weekday as he tackles the hottest political issues, debunking both liberal and Republican establishment rhetoric.

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Ep. 707 The Democrats Can't Hide from the Russi...
Summary:In this episode I address the disturbing attacks on Dr. Ronny Jackson and why they should wake up sleeping Republicans. I also discuss the Mueller probe and the uncovering of negative information about the Democrats. They can’t hide any more. News Picks:Today’s edition of liberal myth-busting: “Is the US #1 in Childhood Poverty?” Dr. Ronny Jackson withdraws his name from consideration for VA secretary after a slew of disgusting attacks on his character. Why has the Mueller probe failed to interview this Russian lawyer? A solid article describing the dangers of the “war on cash.”  Even the Democrats are questioning Bernie Sanders' latest crazy idea. Another solid judicial pick confirmed.  Copyright CRTV. All rights reserved.
60 min
Ep. 706 Did Mueller Find Something?
Summary:Did Bob Mueller find something so destructive to the Democrats that he had to refer it for investigation? In today’s episode I address the explosive revelations yesterday that were largely ignored by the media, but are beginning to paint a devastating picture of the attack on Trump.  News Picks:Today’s edition of liberal myth-busting: “Does the minimum wage reduce poverty?” This article about the raid on Paul Manafort’s House has some explosive revelations. Why did an Obama attorney who was working with Paul Manafort suddenly resign from his law firm? Is former FBI Deputy Director McCabe going to cooperate with the government misconduct investigation? Another Hillary scheme exposed. A stunning announcement by Jeff Sessions yesterday seems to contradict the Democrats’ “collusion” narrative.  Liberals double down on their attacks on religion.  Copyright CRTV. All rights reserved.
59 min
Ep. 705 The Plot Thickens as the Dems Run Out o...
Summary:In this episode I address the tangled web of connections that enabled the Obama team to spy on the Trump team while simultaneously minimizing the paper trail of evidence of their misdeeds. News Picks:Today’s edition of liberal myth-busting: “Do Illegal Immigrants Really Pay 10B a Year in Taxes?” A great piece about all of the economic good news happening.  An interesting take on the rewriting of the rules to attack Trump. Yes! Citizens are standing up. Read this about a citizen protest. Did the UK spy apparatus spy on Trump?  Did we move information from the NSA cloud to the CIA cloud to hide evidence? In defense of cash.  Copyright CRTV. All rights reserved.
68 min
Ep. 704 A Bombshell Interview You Must Hear
Summary:Today’s edition of liberal myth-busting: “Do Citizens of Countries With Socialized Medicine Live Longer?”  In this episode I address the multiple bombshells in Maria Bartiromo’s weekend interview with Devin Nunes about the Russia investigation. I also discuss the Left’s hooliganism and attacks on a country singer and a conservative woman.  News Picks:This is a must-see interview that questions the entire premise of the Russia investigation.  Here’s video of my fiery debate with a Clinton acolyte and mouthpiece.  The Southern Poverty Law Center blinks in response to a lawsuit. A major setback for Mitt Romney in Utah.  This story is bigger than Kanye West.  Copyright CRTV. All rights reserved.  
59 min
Ep. 703 Explosive New Developments that Destroy...
Summary:Explosive new developments contained in the Comey memos destroy the Russian collusion narrative and point fingers at the Democrats for the email leaks. I also address a scheme by the NY attorney general to take down the president.  News Picks:Today’s edition of liberal myth-busting: “Are guns rarely used in self-defense?” An incredible article pointing out info in the Comey memos regarding the beginnings of the “collusion” narrative.  Andy McCabe is in a world of trouble. Disturbing new revelations about the House IT scandal. The same players in the House IT scandal had access to sensitive DNC passwords.  Rudy Giuliani is joining the Trump legal team.  Why is the NY attorney general scheming to take down Trump? Suspicious timing for these lawsuits to be dropped.  Copyright CRTV. All rights reserved.
58 min
Ep. 702 The Real Threat to the Swamp
Summary:In this episode I cover the disturbing details about how the Swamp really works. It’s a deeply corrupt enterprise. I also address a brewing controversy over the Trump tax cuts bill and a cryptic reference by a Jim Comey ally about Loretta Lynch.  News Picks:Today’s Edition of Liberal Myth-busting: “Do Red States Really Take More Welfare?” Check out this cryptic reference by a known Jim Comey ally about Loretta Lynch. The use of Sean Hannity’s name in a court preceding, to attack him and Trump, was a legal abomination. There were more press at a Jim Comey book signing than people.  When is CNN going to address this massive conflict of interest in the case against Trump’s lawyer?  Why are swampy Republicans withholding their support on a potential Trump re-election effort? Americans aren’t budging on their gun rights. Democrats finally discover local rule.  Copyright CRTV. All rights reserved.
57 min
Ep. 701 More Swampy Connections
Summary:In this episode I uncover more troubling links between the Mueller team and the Clinton operation. I also address some positive economic developments and a Supreme Court ruling that will deeply impact the liberals' plans for the administrative state.  News Picks:This piece debunks the myth that Trump is being “investigated by Republicans.” More disturbing conflicts in the Mueller probe.  Do NeverTrumpers actually have an opinion outside anti-Trump vitriol? Is Comey lying about Mike Flynn? This piece clears up the confusion about the recent Supreme Court ruling regarding deportation and Gorsuch’s rationale. Is a political revolt brewing in California? An older story about Mueller recruiting anti-Trumpers for his special counsel.   Copyright CRTV. All rights reserved.
57 min
Ep. 700 This Can’t Be Happening
Summary:In this episode I address the growing scandal surrounding the conflicts in the Bob Mueller investigation. I also discuss the disgusting attacks on Sean Hannity and a controversial book about our education system.  News Picks:Why is Jim Comey changing his story about Mike Flynn? You’re never going to believe who the judge is who went after Sean Hannity yesterday.  Debunking the myth that “free” college is really free. Why is this guy, cooperating with the Mueller probe, being represented by Obama’s White House attorney? This wealthy Russian is deeply connected to the Clinton sphere. Is a college education really worth it? Copyright CRTV. All rights reserved.
59 min
Ep. 699 The One Name You Haven’t Heard in This ...
Summary:In this episode I connect the dots on a potentially explosive angle in the Mueller probe. I also cover the most disturbing portions of the Jim Comey ABC interview and a recent survey that exposes the failures of blue states.  News Picks:This piece debunks the myth that Obama is responsible for the Trump economy. Seven reasons Jim Comey is in deep trouble.  Did Jim Comey just throw Obama and Lynch under the bus? Don’t forget this older piece about a sweetheart deal extended to a major player in the Hillary email investigation.  New study finds that red states are crushing blue states in economic opportunity.  The end of this piece has some quotes from me about the podcast.  A devastating piece about the Clintons, the Ukrainians, and the Bidens.  Joe Biden’s son gets a cushy job with a Ukrainian company.  Shortly after Joe Biden travels to Ukraine. After that, the same council, funded in part by Pinchuk, a Ukrainian, signs a cooperation agreement with the same company Biden’s son is working with. Copyright CRTV. All rights reserved.
60 min
Ep. 698 The Case Against Mueller
Summary:In this episode I provide troubling evidence of Bob Mueller’s deep and profound conflicts in his investigation of the Trump operation.  News Picks:Is Loretta Lynch in serious legal trouble? A disturbing account of Bob Mueller’s ties to Obama administration officials involved in the Obamagate scandal.  Bob Mueller is scrutinizing this meeting in his Russia investigation.  Read this piece and pay attention to the attorney representing a key figure in the Mueller probe. This older piece describes Kathy Ruemmler’s involvement in the IRS scandal. This BuzzFeed piece describes Kathy Ruemmler’s role in the Benghazi scandal. Who is Susan Rice’s attorney? Oh, Kathy Ruemmler. Kathy Ruemmler replaced Bob Bauer at the White House (who left for Perkins Coie, the law firm that paid Fusion GPS). Bauer replace Greg Craig, a Clinton impeachment attorney who left for Skadden (a law firm central to the Mueller probe). Bob Mueller’s former colleague plays a central role in the Russian collusion narrative.  Copyright CRTV. All rights reserved.
58 min
Ep. 697 The Investigation Behind the Investigation
Summary:In this episode I provide solid evidence that there is an investigation going on behind the scenes and that FBI informants are cooperating. I also discuss and debunk absurd liberal arguments regarding gun control. Finally, I address the issue of debt and deficits and how they relate to tax issues.  News Picks:Finally, the FBI gives up a key document.  Read subsection 4 of this document for evidence of FBI cooperation in the FISA probe. Does the lack of gun laws lead to upticks in violence? No.  The deficit is growing despite income taxes going up.  Are the Chinese using our universities to spy and steal our technology?  This is a deeply disturbing account of a GOP congressman’s tirade against Trump.  Copyright CRTV. All rights reserved.
57 min
Ep. 696 Fire Mueller and Never Look Back
Summary:In this episode I address the out-of-control Mueller investigation and the weak-kneed GOP response. I also address the long-term liberal plan to silence conservative voices on social media. Finally, I cover the budget fiasco and another company that’s playing politics rather than focusing on business.  News Picks:Did we really used to tax the “rich” at 90% rates? No, a Trump appointee did not oversee the raid on his lawyer’s office. My interview with the Daily Wire. The Left ruins everything it touches. Breaking: Paul Ryan is not running for re-election. Facebook is stocked with former Obama administration officials.  Copyright CRTV. All rights reserved.   
61 min
Ep. 695 The Biggest Cover-up in American History
Summary:In this episode I address the Mueller investigation’s disturbing new moves and why they tell a bigger story about Mueller’s intent.  News Picks:Did Hillary’s team collude with the Ukrainians against Trump? Why is Mueller targeting Trump’s personal attorney? Why did Hillary’s team deny meeting with the same Ukrainian donor that the Mueller team is looking at?  Did the Ukrainians collude with the Democrats in the 2016 election? Did a Ukrainian donor with ties to the Clintons also have ties to the private company that looked at the DNC servers? Knife control in London? I thought it was about guns? A social media slippery slope.  Copyright CRTV. All rights reserved.
61 min
Ep. 694 Did You Miss What Trump Did Last Week?
Summary:In this episode I address Trump’s bold move on sanctions last week and why it should reassure you. I also discuss Twitter and Facebook’s ongoing war on conservatives and why they believe they’ll win. Finally, I discuss an economic mystery that’s befuddling “experts.”  News Picks:Facebook is targeting Trump supporters again, and the reasons they gave are ridiculous.  Is Ted Cruz being targeted by Twitter? President Trump has targeted 7 Russian billionaires, and regular listeners of the show will “remember the names.”  This mental health counselor tweeted that he was “excited” about the fire in Trump Tower. Who conducted a cyber-attack on Iran? Why is the Twitter’s CEO tweeting an anti-GOP article? A terrific piece about persistently low inflation.  Copyright CRTV. All rights reserved.    
56 min
Ep. 693 Is This What the FBI is Hiding?
Summary:The unprecedented efforts by the FBI to hide the documents describing the origins of the Trump/Russia investigation are all making sense now. In today’s show I discuss the scandalous scheme that could destroy our faith in international intelligence cooperation. I also discuss liberal efforts to manipulate suburban voters and China’s “doomsday weapon” in the trade wars.  News Picks:Devastating new FBI texts uncover a previously unknown meeting in London.  The Dems target the suburbs. Mystery surrounds Sessions’ DOJ moves. Gun sales spike again.  Is this China’s doomsday weapon in the trade wars? Copyright CRTV. All rights reserved.
52 min
Ep. 692 How to Win the Economic War with China
Summary:In this episode I address how to win the economic war with China. I also expose the Democrats’ battle plan for the 2018 midterm elections and beyond. I discuss The NY Times' sorry attempt to advocate for additional gun control. Finally, I discuss the broken economics of our car market.  News Picks:Our latest “Debunk This” piece about tax cuts. What would happen if China stopped lending us money?  This author does a great job destroying the NY Times' efforts to debunk arguments in favor of gun rights.  The liberal war on homeschoolers continues.  Why won’t the FBI turn over this critical document in the Russia case? The worst piece of “journalism” I’ve seen in a long time.  Copyright CRTV. All rights reserved.
62 min
Ep. 691 Is the Tide Turning in Our Favor?
Summary:In this episode I address the reasons behind Trump’s improving approval ratings. I also address the breaking news about the Mueller investigation. Finally, I address the budget problems, some interesting economic news, and what they mean for you.  News Picks:Australian gun control will not work here. Why is President Trump more popular than ever? Is Congress considering cutting some of its out-of-control spending? The Left insists that more guns equal more homicide. But the data says otherwise. The suspicious timing of this Rod Rosenstein memo should raise eyebrows.  1 in 6 people would raise taxes on the rich even if they knew it would hurt the poor. Here are two major problems with the Bob Mueller witch hunt.  How much would we have to cut from the federal budget to fix our debt problem?  Copyright CRTV. All rights reserved.  
57 min
Ep. 690 Economic Warning Signs?
Summary:In this episode I address the importance of combatting liberal identity politics and the warning signs on the horizons with regard to the economy.  News Picks:No, the Reagan tax cuts did not cause the deficits. Is a trade war brewing?  The liberals have now moved on “Christian privilege.” Is artificial intelligence going to be watching you in the workplace? Trump’s EPA pick makes a solid move for the auto industry. Liberals love attacking inanimate statues. Copyright CRTV. All rights reserved.
62 min
Ep. 689 Why Is the Media Ignoring this Bombshel...
Summary:In this episode I address the explosive House of Representatives IT scandal revelations. I also discuss the Democrats’ increasingly ridiculous immigration positioning. Finally, I address the growing Medicaid crisis and how Obamacare contributed to it.  News Picks:Why is the media ignoring this explosive scandal? The Dems are modifying their gun confiscation strategy.  Why did this online dictionary change its definition of an “assault rifle”? California’s immigration policy is absolutely ridiculous.  President Trump has an opportunity to remake the liberal 9th Circuit. People are dying on Medicaid waiting lists because of liberal “compassion.”  “Gun control” isn’t reducing violence in London.  Myth-busting: Did Australian gun confiscation eliminate mass shootings?   Copyright CRTV. All rights reserved.  
62 min
Ep. 688 What Is Really Happening Here?
Summary: In this episode I discuss the real reasons behind Jeff Sessions’ decision not to appoint a second special counsel. I also address a solution to our health care crisis that Obamacare is holding up. Finally, I address the problems with pension funding and how it relates to you.  News Picks:Why did Jeff Sessions fail to appoint a second special counsel? It’s complicated.  CNN analyst attacks “conspiracy theorists” for stating facts.  Democrat strategist loses it on Fox panel.  Is Facebook fact-checking political videos?  Hillary is losing big money on speeches.  Copyright CRTV. All rights reserved.
62 min
Ep. 687 Another Bombshell Revelation
Summary:In this episode I discuss the real reason behind our massive trade deficits and how to rebalance our economy. I also address the cultural impact Hollywood is having on America and why the relaunch of the "Roseanne" show was significant. Finally, I address the liberals' two-front attack on democracy.  News Picks:Another bombshell revelation about White House coordination in the spying operation on the Trump team.  This article should be posted in the office of every lawmaker considering an attack on the Second Amendment.  The mainstream media caught lying about the census citizenship question.  Maryland is moving toward automatic voter registration.  Jeff Sessions’ DOJ makes another strong move.  Hollywood is doing some “soul searching” after the successful relaunch of “Roseanne.”  Liberal judges say tear down that cross!   Copyright CRTV. All rights reserved. 
61 min
Ep. 686 Troubling Details About the Surveillanc...
Summary:In this episode I address the growing surveillance state and how it will impact both criminal behavior and the behavior of innocent Americans. I also discuss the recent positive economic news and show how the numbers differ from the Obama administration numbers.  News Picks:This piece details some of the tools of surveillance used in the Austin bombing case and what it means for you.  Jeff Sessions is dropping the hammer on the FBI.  This piece exposes the troubling behavior of former CIA Director John Brennan.  Donations to the NRA have tripled.  Is Facebook listening to you?  Terrific new economic numbers to report.  Copyright CRTV. All rights reserved
57 min
Ep. 685 More Cover-ups and More Suspicious Cont...
Summary:In this episode I address the explosive new details emerging about Obama administration dealings with Russia and Iran. I also discuss another deeply troubling piece about suspicious contacts between connected political insiders, Obama’s intelligence officials, and the Trump team.  News Picks:Did the Obama team know the Russians were helping the Iranians? Is the Trump investigation a smokescreen to hide this?  Another incredibly suspicious set of contacts with the Trump team. Were they being set up? Background on Stefan Halper.  The census is going to ask a citizenship question, and the Left is losing its marbles.  Copyright CRTV. All rights reserved.
56 min
Ep. 684 Is This Really a Grassroots Movement?
Summary:In this episode I address the omnibus spending bill and the real reasons that President Trump signed the bill. I also discuss the identity of the organizers behind the March for Our Lives rally. Finally I discuss the re-emergence of health care as a prominent election issue and why.  News Picks:Should Trump start a third party after being abandoned by the GOP? This piece addresses the identity of the organizers of the March for Our Lives rally.  The March for Our Lives rally wasn’t as well attended as anticipated.  This piece addresses the real reason liberals are using gun control as an election-year issue. Socialism fails again. Inflation is exploding in Venezuela.  Copyright CRTV. All rights reserved.
62 min
Ep. 683 The Real Scandal Isn’t Collusion
More companies are jumping on the anti-Second Amendment bandwagon. I address how to fight back. I also discuss some explosive connections between Bob Mueller and people involved in the Obamagate spying scandal.
60 min