Singer/Actor Rick Springfield on The National Defense (05/30/20)

The National Defense welcomes singer Rick Springfield to the program to talk about his career on both stage and screen as well as his newly released single "The Wall Will Fall."  Randy and Rick are joined by singer/songwriter Charlsey Miller to talk about the car she named after Rick.  Whether you love him from soaps, shows like True Detective, or for belting out "Jessie's Girl" we're happy to have Rick on the program! 

H&R Block Chief Tax Officer Kathy Pickering on The National Defense (05/30/20)

Randy welcomes H&R Block's Chief Tax Officer, Kathy Pickering, to the show to discuss the latest news on something we all deal with; your taxes.  You may have noticed that with the Coronavirus pandemic, the IRS announced in March that tax filing deadlines would be extended and Kathy gives us all the details on those dates, what to plan for, and how the stimulus checks aren't something you have to pay taxes on, rather an advance on your possible refunds from next year in this very informative segment.

Col. Vanessa Benson and Ford Producing Face Shields by the Millions! (05/30/20)

The GREAT news about how Ford Motor Company has stepped up and keeps upping the bar on assisting our medical staff and first responders with face shields and PPE just keep coming!  Randy welcomes retired Army Col. Vanessa Benson to the show to discuss a partnership between the Department of Defense and Ford to support our military men and women.  Thanks to Vanessa for her service and for her work with Ford to donate over 200K face sheilds to the DoD!

Longtime voice of Disney's Goofy, Bill Farmer (05/30/20)

Randy welcomes the longtime voice behind loved Disney Characters like Goofy and Pluto, Bill Farmer, to the show.  Randy and Bill talk about how he came to be the voice of the iconic Goofy character and the projects that he has voiced over the years.  Whether you're old and grizzled like us or brand new to the Disney universe, the voice of Goofy is sure to bring a smile to your face.  Thanks to Bill Farmer for appearing on the show.

VSP Vision Care Eye Insights With Dr. Nishan Pressley on The National Defense (05/30/20)

The National Defense welcomes back the VSP Vision Care Eye Insights segment as we welcome Dr. Nishan Pressley to the show.  Dr. Pressley and Randy talk about your health health in a time of COVID-19.  Stay tuned for more great eye health tips on the next Eye Insights with VSP Vision Care.

VA Crisis Hotline 24/7

Tel: 1-800-273-8255


Nate Herron

Executive Producer

The National Defense Copyright 2008-2017

All rights reserved.