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The podcast takes local political issues and explains why you should care about them. All politics are local and so that’s where we start. The goal is for people who are not familiar with the political process to show how politics affects everything around them. It is a political podcast for people that don’t really follow politics daily. You don’t need a degree to understand the issues we will talk about. Geared towards anyone that wants to understand politics a little bit more.

The podcast takes local political issues and explains why you should care about them. All politics are local and so that’s where we start. The goal is for people who are not familiar with the political process to show how politics affects everything around them. It is a political podcast for people that don’t really follow politics daily. You don’t need a degree to understand the issues we will talk about. Geared towards anyone that wants to understand politics a little bit more.
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United States

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The podcast takes local political issues and explains why you should care about them. All politics are local and so that’s where we start. The goal is for people who are not familiar with the political process to show how politics affects everything around them. It is a political podcast for people that don’t really follow politics daily. You don’t need a degree to understand the issues we will talk about. Geared towards anyone that wants to understand politics a little bit more.

Twitter:

@wyscopod

Language:

English

Contact:

9045363796


Episodes

I got 5 on it. The marijuana decriminalization episode.

11/26/2019
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This episode we sit down with Shelton Hull, columnist for Folio Weekly, to talk about an ordinance that was presented by Councilman Garrett Dennis to Decriminalize Marijuana in Duval County. Duval is the only major county in Florida that has not passed a bill like this. This episode we discuss the outcome of that attempt to decriminalize. Statewide ORGS working on Legalization https://www.regulateflorida.com/ https://makeitlegalflorida.com/ Tweet your comments to any show with the...

Duration:00:55:12

I'm about a dollar, what the heck is half a cent? The half-cent sales tax referendum episode.

11/13/2019
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In this episode of Why You Should Care? We sit down with Emily Bloch. She works as The Florida Times-Union‘s education reporter. It well documented that Duval has the oldest school buildings in the state. And out of all the 67 counties, we are the only county without a dedicated funding source for school maintenance and construction. The Duval School Board with the power given to it by state statute decided to address it by putting a referendum on the ballot that would allow the voters to...

Duration:00:41:35

The Power is Yours! The JEA Episode.

11/5/2019
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In the first episode of "Why You Should Care?" We sit down with Nate Monroe, a columnist for the Florida Times-Union and discuss the possible sale of Jacksonville's Public Utility JEA. We go into what brought us to this point and what may happen next. Here is a link to Buzzsprout so if you want to start your own podcast https://www.buzzsprout.com/?referrer_id=571882

Duration:01:00:20

Why You Should Care Preview.

9/30/2019
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Can't wait to bring you more episodes

Duration:00:00:47