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"And Another Thing..." podcast March25, 2020

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FILE - In this June 30, 2017, file photo, Lt. Gov. Cyrus Habib presides over the Washington Senate at the Capitol in Olympia, Wash.{ } KVI's John Carlson interviews Habib about his recent decision to not seek re-election and instead become a Jesuit priest.{ } (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren, file)

GUEST: WA Lt. Gov. Cyrus Habib is announcing he won't seek re-election and will enter the Jesuit priesthood, Habib could have had an inside track to the governorship depending on the fate of the 2020 Presidential election, why Habib wants to serve God and the church instead of continuing in politics, how Habib was influenced by the holiness of the Dali Lama and other religious leaders, the (spliitting before this question would be good for replay, setting up 2nd portion based on the holiness question and then he gets into the political side of his work), why Habib asked himself if continuing in politics was going to bring him joy, i think we expericence joy when we are aligned with god, any conflict between his political views and his Catholic faith, extrapolating Biblical teachings to several intensely debated political issues like death penalty and abortion, politics and the "stay home" orders related to COVID-19 pandemic.

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