Lindsey Simmons, former candidate for Congress, attorney, and Missouri native joins Adam for a chat to get deep into the legal realities if the leaked draft opinion in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization becomes the final law passed down by SCOTUS.
Stare decisis don’t mean shit (May 2, 2022)
Into the streets (May 2, 2022)
Gleeful handwringing (May 3, 2022)
Into the streets, part 2 (May 3, 2022)
A statement (May 3, 2022)
Into the streets, part 3 (May 3, 2022)
BREAKING NEWS: Pearl-clutcher clutches pearls (May 3, 2022)
Wes Rogers joins the regular crew of Adam, Rachel, & Sean to go over the Missouri Senate primary races, the troubling development with an alleged rapist trying to primary Rep. Cori Bush, and the interesting choices in the MO02. Then the crew gets into the floor speeches of Rep. Ian Mackey and Rep. Crystal Quade last week and how their rhetoric should be modeled by others in combating the radical right.
Ep. 65: Farmer McCloskey & The 2022 Senate Races w/ guest Scott Sifton (D-MO) plus Presidential Trivia!
MAY 24TH, 2021 | 01:52:18 | E65
Host Adam Sommer is joined by Scott Sifton (D – MO) for a chat about his run for the open Senate seat in Missouri for 2022. Talkin’ Politics diving into Mark McCloskey’s new Senate bid, Presidential Trivia, the 2022 heartland Senate map, and our nominations for the Sneakiest Weasel.
Ep. 64: “Untelling The Lie” w/ guest Spencer Toder (D-MO) and bonus Nicholas Linke
MAY 17TH, 2021 | 01:28:22 | E64
Host Adam Sommer is joined for a chat by Spencer Toder, Democrat running for the Missouri Senate Primary in 2022, and a bonus chat with Nicholas Linke about the new show “The Delta” as part of the Heartland POD family. Adam has an opening statement about “Untelling The Lie” and is then joined for Talkin’ Politics by Rachel Parker and Sean Diller to dig into the disinformation the national GOP uses to its advantage. Oh… and HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO RACHEL!
Ep. 62: “Flood The System With Empathy” w/ guest Rachel Gonzalez
MAY 3RD, 2021 | 01:34:47 | E62
Host Adam Sommer gives an openings statement about the message of Mr. Rogers. Then Rachel Gonzalez joins the show for a chat about her experiences as a young woman in politics. Then Sean Diller and Rachel Parker join Adam for Talkin’ Politics talking GOP lack of empathy, Biden’s approval numbers, and Families package.
Special thank you to the folks at Gaslight Nation for the excellent work and inspiration to do even more.
Ep. 61: “There is no fear in love” w/ Jewel Kelly (D-MO) candidate for Senate, 2022
APRIL 26TH, 2021 | 01:33:35 | E61
Host Adam Sommer (JD) brings the heartland pod with guest Jewel Kelly, a democratic hopeful for the 2022 Missouri Senate race. Then Adam is joined by Sean Diller and Rachel Parker for “Talkin’ Politics” breaking down the Chauvin verdict, the Green New Deal for Cities, Towns, & Tribes from Congress person Cori Bush and AOC, and the Missouri Non Discrimination Act (MONA) and the 20 year saga attempting to pass the protections.