Josh and David open with a discussion of the candidates running — and not running — for Alabama’s revamped 2nd Congressional District.
In the guest segment, Montgomery Mayor Steven Reed zooms in to discuss his new book, “First, Best: Lessons in Leadership and Legacy from Today’s Civil Rights Movement,” and whether he plans to run for the 2nd Congressional District.
We close with this week’s Rightwing Nut of the Week, Sen. Tommy Tuberville, and his ongoing attempts to block military confirmations and the Republican backlash to it.
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