1. Episode 17: Baldwin Matthew Dowling 43:02

Responsible gun owners know proper handling and safety measures, however a professional gun handler handed Baldwin the firearm and the director gave him instructions. Do you think Alec Baldwin should face charges? We discuss more in depth and share listeners thoughts.

The exclusive ABC news interview with Baldwin by George Stephanopoulos is used under fair use, which allows the unlicensed use of copyrighted material without permission from the author or copyright-owner under certain circumstances such as criticism, parody, news reporting, commentary, research and scholarship, and teaching.

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Matthew Dowling Author, Host, Speaker, Personality

Matthew Dowling was born and raised in these Laurel Highlands of Pennsylvania. He calls our hills and mountains “home” – this region is where he’s chosen to build a business and a family. A husband, father, and former non-profit executive, Matt loves his community and has spent years fighting for the growth and betterment of Fayette County and Southwestern Pennsylvania. His show Commonalities focuses on finding common ground in all things including politics through uncommon conversations.