Professor John Finn, who is Professor Emeritus in the Department of Government at Wesleyan University, where he taught courses in constitutional theory and public law, as well as in cuisine and popular culture.
Professor Dean Spiliotes SNHU civic scholar and presidential scholar . Dean is a regular political commentator on NHPR
Dave Levinthal is senior Washington correspondent for Insider, reporting on the nexus of politics, policy and power in the nation's capital.Prior to joining Insider's Washington Bureau in 2020, Dave served as editor-at-large for the Center for Public Integrity, a nonprofit investigative news organization in Washington, DC.
Political pundit Lincoln MItchell is a political analyst, pundit and writer based in New York City and San Francisco. Lincoln works on democracy and governance related issues domestically and internationally. He has written seven books, is a frequent contributor to CNN Opinion and writes “The American Angle” for Brussels Morning. He retains an affiliation with Columbia University's Arnold A. Saltzman Institute of War and Peace Studies and teaches in Columbia’s political science department as well. He is also a co-host of the Say It Ain’t Contagious Podcast on baseball and social justice.
Part 1: We commemorate Gay Pride Month. We also discuss the fantasy that Senator Manchin seems to hold about the filibuster, and its effects on the Senate.
Part 2: We note Mike Pence's visit to NH, apparently as a prelude to his run for the White House. We also discuss the recent laws that Florida has passed to not allow cruise ships or other businesses to control contagion, a strange goal for a 'pro-business' party.