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Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Today on Point of View, Penna Dexter is your host. In the first hour she chats with in-studio guest Randy M. Long, author of the book, The BraveHeart Exit: 7 Steps to Your Family Business Legacy and creator of the BraveHeart Planning Process™.  He tells us more about his book.

In the second hour we hear from Carrie Severino, chief counsel and policy director at Judicial Crisis Network. She tells us more about the Supreme Court decision in Zubik v. Burwell which is a case that was brought before the United States Supreme Court on whether religious institutions other than churches should be exempt from the contraceptive mandate, a regulation adopted by the US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) that requires non-church employers to cover certain contraceptives for their female employees.

In the final half hour of the show Father Frank Pavone from Priests for Life will join us briefly to weigh in on the SCOTUS action on Zubik vs Burwell.

Penna Dexter
Penna Dexter

Co-Host, Point of View Penna Dexter is a radio commentator and columnist for various Christian conservative outlets. She is a frequent commentator and guest host for Point of View Radio Talk Show with Kerby Anderson. Her weekly commentaries air on the Moody Broadcasting Network and the Bott Radio Network. Penna’s columns appear at Baptist Press and the Christian Post blog…

Guests
Randy Long
Author | CEO - Long Business Advisors, LLC
Randy M. Long, JD, CFP®, CExP™, is the author of the book, The BraveHeart Exit: 7 Steps to Your Family Business Legacy and creator of the BraveHeart Planning Process™. He is also the CEO of Long Business Advisors, LLC, a consulting firm that provides business coaching and exit planning to business owners and president of Long Family Office, Inc., a multi-family office working with high net worth families. Married to Lydia, they have five children and reside in Wilmington, NC.
The BraveHeart Exit: 7 Steps to Your Family Business Legacy
The BraveHeart Planning Process™ will help you create and execute your own roadmap for a successful business exit. When complete, your plan should provide for a transition when you want, to whom you want, for the amount you need for financial independence. And, it strengthens your family along the way.

Randy has advised hundreds of business owners over a thirty-year career, involving the sale or transition of their businesses. He has also prepared and administered many estate plans for families who left their businesses to their children. He knows what works and what doesn’t. He understands business decisions that build families―and those that destroy them.
Carrie Severino
Chief Counsel and Policy Director - Judicial Crisis Network
Carrie Severino is chief counsel and policy director of the Judicial Crisis Network. In that capacity she has testified before Congress on assorted constitutional issues and briefed Senators on judicial nominations. Mrs. Severino has been extensively quoted in the media and regularly appeared on television, including MSNBC, FOX, CNN, C-SPAN and ABC’s This Week. She has written and spoken on a wide range of judicial issues, particularly the constitutional limits on government, the federal nomination process, and state judicial selection. Mrs. Severino regularly files briefs in high-profile Supreme Court cases. In the 2013 term those briefs included Hobby Lobby v. Burwell, arguing in favor of religious freedom; McCullen v. Coakley, the First Amendment challenge to Massachusetts' abortion clinic-buffer zone law, and Schuette v. BAMN, defending states' rights to engage in race-blind higher education admissions. She has also filed briefs in the Halbig and King cases challenging the Obama Administration’s implementation of Obamacare.
Father Frank Pavone
National Director - Priests for Life
Fr. Frank Pavone is one of the most prominent pro-life leaders in the world. Originally from New York, he was ordained in 1988 by Cardinal John O’Connor. He is a priest of the Amarillo Diocese and serves full-time in pro-life leadership with his bishop’s permission.

In 1993 he became National Director of Priests for Life. He is also the President of the National Pro-life Religious Council, and the National Pastoral Director of the Silent No More Awareness Campaign and of Rachel’s Vineyard, the world’s largest ministry of healing after abortion. He travels throughout the country, to an average of four states every week, preaching and teaching against abortion. He produces programs regularly for religious and secular radio and television networks.
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