Shawn Phetteplace

Opportunity Out in the Country (Hour 2)

September 12, 2023

The Rural Democracy Initiative worked with a coalition of dozens of groups to lay out a roadmap of policies that could renew America’s rural communities and help the country with some of its big challenges. We’ll talk to two Wisconsin individuals from Main Street Alliance who played a part in the new 2023 Rural Policy […]

“As a former Republican I could say some things but I won’t” (Hour 2)

January 24, 2023

Todd Allbaugh of the Todd Allbaugh show gives an update on the UW-Richland Campus “transition plan” and Main Street Alliance Leaders Chanda Causer, Shawn Phetteplace and Corrine Hendrickson join to talk about MSA’s upcoming Day of Action. T

2023-01-10 Dueling Tangents

January 10, 2023

Shawn Phetteplace and Francesca Hong join Luke and Bryan to talk about the important stuff. ‘Cause we got BIG stuff goin’ on.

Takin’ Care of (Small) Business (Hour 1)

December 14, 2022

We check in with Shawn Phetteplace and Naomi Smith from Main Street Alliance-Wisconsin, the group that’s been mobilizing small business owners, helping them use their voice—and to never assume the big business lobbyists are ever on the side of hometown entrepreneurs in Madison and Washington, DC.

There’s something in the water… (Sept. 28)

September 28, 2022

We agree with Frederick Prehn? Well, on one thing. Find out what! Plus, William Walter will preview what he is going to cover filling in for Dueling Tangents on Friday and Monday. Then we talk with Shawn Phetteplace from Main Street Alliance joins Luke to talk small business.

Wisconsin’s Real Voice for Small Business. (Sept 23 – Hour 1)

September 23, 2022

Shawn Phetteplace from Main Street Alliance-Wisconsin has an update on what small business owners want to hear from the candidates—concerns that don’t always match up with the priorities of big corporations that see their workers as overhead rather than assets.

Main Street Alliances

August 30, 2022

Luke is joined by Shawn Phetteplace of Main Street Alliance to discuss the recent developments in Congress and proposals in Wisconsin that will help main streets across the state. Then, Luke dives into the headlines of the day including a security story, that probably isn’t the story some think it is.

Solar Energy, Main Street Businesses, 1-Day Website Creation and Automation & Security for home or business

August 27, 2022

On this week’s LGL, we talk about the advancement and accessibility of solar power, the biggest challenges for Main Street businesses right now, Bizzy Bizzy’s 1-Day Website system, & automation and security for homes and commercial spaces

Hour 2 – The New Voice of Main Street

August 8, 2022

Shawn Phetteplace of Main Street Alliance Wisconsin talks about the growth of a group designed to give the state’s hometown entrepreneurs a voice and insight into how their state government is helping or hurting them.

We’re Talking WI Small Business!

July 27, 2022

We’re talking WI small business w/ @ShawnFetta: Which industries bounced back best Inflation’s got nothing on $1.50 Costco hotdog WMC ≠ MSA Join us at 12pm or check out the podcast later