In this episode, Joel interviews Bo Shuff, the executive director of DC Vote. Whether or not the District of Colombia should be a state has been a hot topic recently given the House vote over DC statehood last week. The statehood bill passed in the House and awaits Senate examination. Bo shares the history of DC and makes the case for why DC should be a state. Bo and Joel discuss the civil rights components of statehood, taxation without representation, and more on this episode!
This episode is full of interesting insight on statehood! Give it a listen!
To learn more about DC Vote and Bo Shuff, check out:
DC Vote: https://www.dcvote.org
Bo's Twitter: https://twitter.com/boshuff