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Progressive Talk

Lou Michels leads off for hour one talking crime and gun sales, government and big business and vaccine mandates by employers. Then discusses policing in the city and prosecution, alliances of progressive policies and positions, sports and more. Dan Johnedis, President & CIO of Cratus Capital LLC, discusses investment strategies, bonds and yields, debt levels in the US, Fed chairman comments and the credit market cycles and rates. John Flannigan closes the show talking about shootings and crime in the city, progressive talks, Chicago wards and the Bears purchasing land in Arlington Heights and what it means for the city.


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Lou Michels is an employment and sports law attorney with a national law firm, who is also an NFL player agent. He joins the Stocks & Jocks show every Thursday morning from Denver, Colorado. Lou represents companies and individuals in dealing with workplace problems ranging from labor union and discrimination cases to employment contracts and trade secret disputes. He played football at Air Force, and graduated from Duke Law School, where he developed an appreciation for college basketball. He is a retired Air Force lieutenant colonel. Lou grew up in Winnipeg, Canada, and Minneapolis, where his father was a professional football coach for the Minnesota Vikings for almost 30 years. Read more.


Daniel Johnedis is the President & Chief Investment Officer at Cratus Capital, LLC out of Savannah, GA. Dan oversees the business and investment process, leads the Cratus team and manages the client relationships. Mr. Johnedis has over 30 years of experience in institutional and individual portfolio management, investment research and client service, and has been featured on CNN, Bloomberg, CNBC and more.


John Flannigan is a graduate from Notre Dame University and a retired English Professor from Prairie State College out of Chicago Heights, IL.