Episode 12: No room for Flake

Welcome to The Point Being podcast for the week of Nov. 3

After a week off the gang is back together and ready to tackle Sen. Jeff Flake’s announcement he will not be running for re-election, the case against President Trump and a recap of the editorial board’s endorsements for the Nov. 7 election.

Listen and check out the show notes below.


0:50 – Sunday’s editorial on Trump voters considering the case against the president and Sen. Jeff Flake leaving the Senate.

5:23 – David listens to talk radio and it doesn’t care much for Sen. Flake.

7:55 – Was Flake’s move about principle or the fact he couldn’t win?

12:20 – Sarah remembers Sen. Flake’s position after the Gabby Giffords shooting.

15:45 – Endorsement recap:

17:05 – Gary Watson, Independent, for Ward 3.

23:30 – Props. 202 and 203, funding for the Reid Park Zoo.

24:22 – An inspirational letter to David Fitzsimmons.

26:00 – Our groovy recommendations for the week:

Luis is going to go see “Thor:Ragnarock.”

Sarah has news from this year’s Journalism and Women Symposium conference.

Thanks for listening!

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