Once again I got the chance to speak with Maureen Skinner, the Democratic candidate for the Arkansas Senate District 35. A big part of our conversation this time concerned the separation of children from those coming across our southern borders. Maureen says that she agrees with the American Psychiatric Association's statement on child separation.
Josh Mahony is running for the US House of Representatives, representing the Arkansas 3rd Congressional district. Josh is the past president of both the Arkansas Single Parent Scholarship Fund and the Ozark Literary Council Board of Directors. He was born in Eldorado, AR, grew up on a horse farm, and is part-owner of his family's natural resources company. His mother, Alice Mahony, has been a leader in promoting public education and his uncle, Jodie Mahony, served a long time as an Arkansas state representative. Josh and his wife, Rhianon DeLeeuw, live in Fayetteville along with their four loveable dogs.
Dean Flanagan interviews Gwen Combs about her campaign for the Democratic Candidate for House of Representatives Arkansas District 2
The Democratic Party of Arkansas has a vibrant element in it's midst in the form of the younger generation. Anyone who says that Millennials are not engaged and not interested in politics, need to speak to these two individuals. I sat down with the President of the Young Democrats of Arkansas, Blake Ross, from Walnut Ridge and Tara Ward, candidate for city council from Conway, to get their views on what's going right and what they can do to bring their progressive values to the Democratic Party in Arkansas.
I sat down for an interview with the regional project manager for KIPP Delta in Helena, Arkansas. Chintan Desai is a native of California who moved to the Natural State in 2010 to be a teacher and is now running for the Democratic Nomination to be the Arkansas 1st District Representative in Congress.
Hayden Shamel is a teacher and chairwoman of the Democratic Party of Garland County in Hot Springs.
Follow the link to hear my interview with Hayden on her campaign to defeat Bruce Westerman to be the representative for district 4 in Washington DC.
Have a listen to my interview with the woman who wants to send Jason Rapert packing.
Maureen Skinner for Arkansas Senate district 35
He's a minister from Springdale, Arkansas and he wants to kick Steve Womack out of Washington DC.
Did I mention that he's a Republican? Not a republican we are used to (he's no Louie Gohmert) he's more like Dwight D. Eisenhower. I know, right? Not someone you would expect me to be highlighting on this here blog.
Click in to the post and have a listen to him, you might be as surprised as I was
Interview with Gwen Combs, Democratic primary candidate for Arkansas 2 congressional seat.