Episode 2

Episode Notes

On the balance of local-, state-, and national-level politics, check out these great articles to hear different views:

On the potential for President Biden to serve a single term or run for re-election:

Potential candidates that have stated they will, or have been rumored to be considering, a run for their party's 2024 Presidential Nomination (as of February 2021)

  • Democratic

      • Stacey Abrams

    • Joe Biden

    • Pete Buttigieg

  • Kamala Harris

  • Gavin Newsom

  • Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

  • Elizabeth Warren

  • Republican

      • Dan Bongino

      • Chris Christie

      • Tom Cotton

      • Ted Cruz

      • Matt Gaetz

      • Nikki Haley

      • Candace Owens

      • Donald Trump

  • For others, check out our source - Wiki

Travis' picks for who he wants to see take a chance at the Democratic nomination for president

Stacey Abrams

2018 Georgia gubernatorial nominee

Minority Leader of the Georgia House of Representatives (2011–2017)

Georgia State Representative (2007–2017)

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

U.S. Representative from NY-14 (2019–present)

Beto O'Rourke

U.S. Representative from TX-16 (2013-2019)

On US Representative Marjorie Taylor Greene from GA-14 history of support of fringe/extremist views

History of Racism in North Carolina - Wiki

We misspoke a bit in the episode. We said Civil Rights Act when talking about racisim and voting access in North Carolina - we meant the Voting Rights Act (of 1965)! At the link is a map of the states and counties that were impacted. (Source: Wiki)

Looking for more info on the Swift Boaters and their impact John Kerry's run for President in 2004, look here: Wiki

What is the 'bathroom bill' we spoke of? In North Carolina is was actually named the Public Facilities Privacy & Security Act of 2016. (Wiki)