CarlsonCast Feb13--7am hour

Seattle City Councilmember, Kshama Sawant, holds a political rally pushing for a new version of a big business tax she wants passed to spend more money on government run housing and retrofit other buildings as a so-called Green New Deal taxpayer funded program. KOMO News reports that Sawants plan to tax the biggest business in the city a 0.3% payroll tax' would raise $300 million a year. (file photo: KOMO News)

7am hour -- you're invited to join KVI's John Carlson Saturday morning in Kirkland for a charity fundraiser after a Bellevue teenager almost died from a mis-diagnosed illness, KVI's Lars Larson says the 2020 Presidential election is shaping up as the 'Capitalist versus the Communist', will the gun control crowd shun Bernie Sanders nomination because of his prior votes on 2nd Amendment issues?

GUEST: presidential historian and author Doris Kearns Goodwin joins the show to preview her TV mini-series about George Washington, Kshama Sawant unveils her city-wide big business tax (and the shade from Mayor Durkan), notice that Sawant's plan exempts government jobs earning over $150,000, speaking of tax hike fatigue look at what happened with Snohomish County voters this week rejecting school district bonds and levies, Bernie Sanders vs. Clinton ally James Carville.

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