Episode 4

Episode Notes

Election Day 2024 is

away from today

Hear our guest talk about his disdain for Kevin Smith movies? We disagree! Check out some of our favorites below on the video streaming application of your choice.

Dogma (1999)

Technically this title is not availabe for streaming but YouTube has some interesting search results...just saying

Who was Rep. Louise Slaughter?

August 14, 1929 – March 16, 2018

  • Elected to sixteen terms as a United States Representative from New York, serving from 1987 until her death in 2018

  • Born in Lynch, Kentucky

  • Studied microbiology and public health at the University of Kentucky, earning both Bachelor's and Master's degrees

  • Represented Rochester and most of surrounding Monroe County; she represented the 30th District from 1987 to 1993, the 28th District from 1993 to 2013, and the 25th district from 2013 until her death

Source: Wiki

Rep. Slaughter's 28th Congressional District aka as an “earmuff district” (source)

Former Senator, Vice Presidential nominee, and Presidential Candidate John Edwards

What is it like to be a Congressional intern?

Forgot who ran for their party nomination in the 2008 Presidential Election? No worries, we got you. Ok, well Wiki does.

Relive some of the excitement from November 4, 2008 when Barack Obama was elected to be the 44th President of the United States.

Heard Jordan talk about the impact medical costs had on his family? His isn't the only one affected by the cost of health care in America. Check out the below to learn more about how this burden affects Americans from all walks of life.

Would You Rather...?

How about some thinkers to cleanse the palate? Enjoy!

  • Live in an episode of The West Wing OR Veep?

  • Kanye OR Roseanne receive a major party nomination in 2024?

  • Learn of a Watergate-level scandal during the Obama presidency OR see Trump re-elected in 2024?

  • Governor Andrew Cuomo on the 2024 Democratic Ticket OR see COVID-19 related restrictions/quarantine/isolation last until the 2024 presidential election?

  • DC gain statehood before 2024 OR HR 1 The For The People Act be signed into law

Want to know more about HR 1? Check out this article from The Washington Post:

Here’s what H.R. 1, the House-passed voting rights bill, would do - March 5, 2021