Christopher Arps is a Republican strategist and communications professional with over 20 years of experience in organized politics. He is a managing partner with the public affairs and communications consulting firm Red Tail Strategies, LLC.  Christopher has worked as an aide to a U.S. Senator, a MO. state representative, a St. Louis County Councilperson and on numerous local, state and national campaigns.  He is the afternoon drive show co-host of St Louis’ NewsTalkSTL, hosts a weekly podcast called “Water Cooler Politics with Chris Arps” and regular writes for RedState.com.  Heโ€™s a national advisory board member of National Center.orgโ€™s Project 21 and appears weekly on Newsmax TVโ€™s Wake Up America program on their behalf.  Heโ€™s married to Becky, the love of his life, and they share their home with two cats named Mika and Sadie that they absolutely they adore!