LISTEN: John Carlson Show, Feb.17--8am hour

City of Richardson worker Kaleb Love breaks ice on a frozen fountain Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2021, in Richardson, Texas. Temperatures dropped into the single digits as snow shut down air travel and grocery stores. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

8am Hour--Two Seattle officers fatally wounded a man in crisis that was wielding a kitchen knife Tuesday night near the waterfront, according to Seattle Police, marking the second fatal SPD officer-involved shooting in the past week. QFC to close 2 Seattle stores, blames City Council's extra pay mandate. It's said these stores are "underperforming", but how can that be in one of the most expensive area of downtown Seattle? Gov. Inslee urges in-person classes despite COVID-19.

Veteran Republican strategist Steve Schmidt, one of the faces of the so-called Never Trump movement, announced last Friday that he has resigned from the board of the Lincoln Project - but that's not the end of the hot water for the group.

GUEST: CEO of Gravity Payments (in Seattle), Dan Price. He’s supporting this ‘billionaire’ wealth tax bill in Olympia Legislature.

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