Congressman talks about
and more on radio show...WITH
Rep. Walter B. Jones, R-N.C., was
the guest on the most recent edition of the Radio Hatteras interview
show, "To the Point," which was broadcast on May 3.
who describes himself as an
"independent Republican," is serving his 11th term
representing 22 coastal counties, including Dare, in the U.S. House
of Representatives. During his two decades in the House, he has been
active in supporting issues of importance to Hatteras Island,
including public access to the seashore, dredging inlets, and
commercial fishing -- just to name a few.
this wide-ranging interview, Jones
talks about these issues and much more -- offshore drilling, the cost
of the war in Iraq and Afghanistan, Congress' refusal to debate a
resolution on the current bombing campaign against ISIS, and the role
of money and power in Washington.
the Point," which is
hosted by Island Free Press editor Irene Nolan, airs on the island's
community radio station, FM 101.5 and FM 99.9, at 5 p.m. on the first
and third Sunday of each month. It is repeated on the second and
fourth Sunday. Those who don't live on Hatteras can listen to the
show on Sundays through live streaming at www.radiohatteras.org.
down and click on the "To
the Point" logo to listen to the audio of the interview.
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