We talk with Scott Braddock, editor of the Quorum Report, and the Voice of TX, the dean of the Austin Press Corps.
We discuss the Uvalde massacre of the children and teachers.
The House has passed a 21year old age limit for the purchase of high capacity weapons and ammunition. It is anticipated that the Republicans in the Senate will not go along, despite the pleas by the victims, doctors, and the victims’ families. The Republicans are beholden to the gun groups. There are two anti-gun messengers in Texas: Matthew McConaughey and Beto O’Rourke. Both talked about responsible gun ownership.
It is telling that officeholders have NOT been punished by voters.
We talk with Bill Curry and Harold Meyerson. Curry is a two-time candidate for governor of Connecticut, and Meyerson is the editor of The American Prospect
“Don’t concede and election before it is run” This is the sentiment that Curry urges, despite all the doom saying about the 2022 elections.
We discuss what voters will remember before voting. There are several topics that might weigh heavily: Buffalo and Uvaldi, the insurrection, inflation.
We also talk about sustainable energy initiatives, and compare the US with Australia. We also discuss housing problems in the US.