10/24 Tuesday: Greg LeRoy, Buddy Roemer, Melissa Flournoy, David Diamond

Hour 1:

Greg LeRoy


Executive Director of Good Jobs First Greg LeRoy joins Jim in studio to discuss if tax breaks really bring businesses to different states and the best ways to attract new companies. LeRoy also comments on labor unions. He will be speaking at the Together Louisiana Conference on Thursday in Baton Rouge. 

Buddy Roemer

Former Governor Buddy Roemer discusses with Jim the gubernatorial election that took place 30 years ago today. Governor Edwin Edwards conceded to Roemer before the runoff election. Roemer suffered a stroke three years ago.

Hour 2:

Melissa Flournoy & David Diamond

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Former state lawmaker and former Director of Planned Parenthood Gulf Coast Melissa Flournoy and Rev. David Diamond joins the conversation in the second hour. The pair discuss President Trump and if infidelity is a sin.