Episode 308

Inside scoops: A lifelong union organizer + a County Clerk running local elections


July 20th, 2022

1 hr 16 mins 25 secs

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About this Episode

  • The National Archives are investigating if the Secret Service deleted text messages from Jan 6.

  • President Cocaine Mitch?! Also, the Biden Administration has received Justin's message. It's time to talk about their wins from the last two years.

  • A new Net Neutrality bill is in the works, reclassifying broadband telecommunications as a Title II service - or common carrier - as it was under the FCC during the Obama administration. Is it likely to pass?

  • Doug Woodson (Organizer and Regional Director for AFSCME Council 31 in Illinois) joins the show to discuss his life-long experience in union organization. But wait - there's more! Meg Sybert (County Clerk and Recorder of Bond County, Illinois, and also Tom's sister) provides her unique insight into running local elections in Southern Illinois.