By Christopher Cadelago
August 23, 2015
- Several former elected officials host their own shows
- Republicans see forum as counterbalance to mainstream media
- Hosts can stay relevant in their areas even while out of office
For nearly 30 years, former San Diego Mayor Roger Hedgecock hosted a talk radio show, weaving his trademark sarcasm into defenses of limited government and riffs on liberals to become perhaps the most accomplished past politician on the airwaves.