Dori Monson

Dori Monson

Dori Monson is host of The Dori Monson Show on KIRO Radio (weekdays Noon-3) and the pre-game and post-game host for the Seattle Seahawks Radio Network. There are three words that Dori thinks best describe him - competitive, competitive and competitive.

Dori: Universal basic income bill rewards deadbeats with your money

A Democrat in the Legislature wants to implement a universal basic income -- meaning those too lazy to work would live off us.
2 years ago

Dori: House bill would try to engineer more gridlock

A bill in the Democrat-controlled Legislature that actually seeks to engineer gridlock would steal the one thing you can't replace: your time.
2 years ago

Dori: Seattle’s false crime stats are propaganda to raise taxes

The City of Seattle keeps telling us that crime is down -- but we have more proof that this is all propaganda to raise our taxes.
2 years ago

Dori: It’s time for Washington to legalize sports gambling

It's estimated that Washington could earn $50 million per year in revenue if we legalized sports gambling -- it's time to get in the game.
2 years ago

Dori: 1,049 Seattle employees making over $150K exempt from jobs tax

Do you know how many city and county employees make $150,000 per year? They would all be exempt from the county jobs tax.
2 years ago

Dori: Residents rip council at first Public Safety Committee meeting after shooting

Seattle residents and business owners let the Seattle City Council Public Safety Committee have it at the first meeting since last week's deadly shooting.
2 years ago

Dori: Do we want ‘Seattle Kraken’ when crack is awash in the streets?

Of all the names for the new Seattle NHL team, why would you pick the "Kraken?" That just reminds people that we are a crack hot-spot.
2 years ago

Dori: As Seattle suffers shootings, Sawant writes resolution against India

With all of Seattle's serious problems, what is Councilmember Kshama Sawant's biggest priority? It's writing a resolution against India.
2 years ago

Dori: Forget the teachers union, now Seattle has a drug users union

You've heard of all the powerful unions in Seattle, like the teachers union and the SEIU. But how about the drug users union?
2 years ago

Dori: Kent School District refuses to fire teacher after racist Tweets

How hard is it to fire a teacher in the public school system? The Kent School District refuses to get rid of a teacher who posted blatant racism online.
2 years ago

Dori: Seattle shooting suspects part of cycle of absent fathers

The downtown Seattle shooting suspects are an example of the cycle of violence found in communities without fathers -- a cycle no one is talking about.
2 years ago

Dori: 32-hour workweek is government slowly trying to gain control of your life

The bill for a 32-hour workweek is a drastic step toward socialism that will kill jobs, make workers less productive, and destroy free market competition.
2 years ago

Dori: Durkan’s failures, political correctness caused downtown Seattle shooting

Jenny Durkan's response to the downtown Seattle shooting shows exactly why her ineffectiveness and political correctness are to blame.
2 years ago

Dori: Inslee worries about coronavirus, not medieval diseases in encampments

Isn't it funny how Jay Inslee cares so much about one case of coronavirus, but not about the diseases flourishing in homeless encampments?
2 years ago

Dori: Three Strikes felon Inslee pardoned twice now wanted in California

A Three Strikes felon who ran away after twice being granted clemency by Governor Inslee is now wanted for new crimes in California.
2 years ago

Dori: Media dismisses gun rally as ‘white nationalists,’ but I will defend Constitution

A gun rally in Olympia and a similar one in Virginia demanded nothing but constitutional rights. Yet the media paints these activists as white nationalists.
2 years ago

Dori: AG bullying Eyman by counting every meal out, movie, haircut

Attorney General Bob Ferguson wants you to know how much Tim Eyman spends in his personal life, yet doesn't care about any of the corruption in government.
2 years ago

Dori: More holes than Swiss cheese in All Home’s story about trans stripper

All Home is coming up with new explanations for the performance by a trans stripper at their annual conference. Do you buy any of what they're saying?
2 years ago

Dori: Sawant’s second head tax shows no understanding of economics

Does Seattle City Councilmember Kshama Sawant understand anything about economics? Judging by her second head tax, probably not.
2 years ago

Should Dori Monson apply for this City of Seattle job?

Dori found a City of Seattle job posting that he is considering applying for, but he needs a listener savvy with government-speak to translate a few things.
2 years ago

Dori: Legislature’s sneaky bill considers salmon the 4th branch of government

Pay attention to the "Trojan Horse" bills that the Legislature is trying to sneak through to raise the amount of taxes you owe the state.
2 years ago

Dori: Shameful that Jay Inslee abandoned snowed-in people of Skykomish

Jay Inslee abandoned snowbound Skykomish in the recent storm -- so the organizer of a citizen effort explains how he brought food and fuel to those in need.
2 years ago

Dori: Why didn’t Inslee try to ‘fix’ homelessness in the last 7 years?

Jay Inslee wants to take funds from the state's rainy day fund and use them for homelessness -- but we know who will actually benefit from that money.
2 years ago

Dori: Students with newest iPhones can afford menstrual products

Why should the taxpayers fund menstrual products for students whose parents can very well afford them? Let's save them for kids truly in need.
2 years ago