LISTEN: John Carlson Show, July30--7am hour

Democratic State Senator, from Issaquah, Mark Mullett, talks to KVI about his re-election campaign and why KVI host John Carlson has decided to endorse the Democrat against his primary challenger who is also a Democrat. (photo: KOMO News)

7am hour -- KVI's John Carlson endorses a Democrat for State Senate, GUEST: St. Sen. Mark Mullet (D-Issaquah, he's also a small business owner of two restaurants), he’s being primaried by his own political party because he's not progressive enough, why Mullett expects fellow Democrats to push for tax hikes in the next Legislative session and why he opposes tax increases, Mullett tries to answer what is happening with the Democratic party (as the activist wing takes over the party)?

Remembering civil rights pioneer and Congressman John Lewis and the moral high-point of the civil rights movement in the 1960s, Lewis has a posthumous question and call for young people today, a good news story about a trio of GA jail inmates who come to the quick aid of a jail guard in medical distress, Congresswoman and noted economics scholar, Ilhan Omar...

this Saturday there's a "Defend Not Defund" Seattle police rally, GUEST: organizer, Beth Daranciang, says you're invited to the rally at Seattle city hall plaza Saturday at 10am, she's asking election candidates to sign a 4-part plan to support policing and voter decisions on electing the King Co. Sheriff; more people identifying as liberals are urging K-12 schools to re-open in November, to wit: a case from Bellingham WA, a group of retired teachers chime in on the K-12 re-opening.

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