2020 Talks covers the presidential contenders of all parties as they court voters at intimate events in coffee shops, bars, and homes.
The newscast focuses on important national issues and the spirit of the people who are vetting these candidates.
2020Talks - July 10, 2020
Friday 10 July 2020
: The Supreme Court ruled on Trump's tax returns; the Houston Mayor cancelled Texas GOP's in-person convention; Louisiana has elections; and...
2020Talks - July 9, 2020
Thursday 09 July 2020
: The Green Party nominating convention begins today. The Supreme Court is making its final rulings this week; today, they rule on whether...
2020Talks - July 8, 2020
Wednesday 08 July 2020
: The Movement for Black Lives announced a new proposal to overhaul policing and invest in Black communities.;NJ and DE have primary elections...
2020Talks - July 7, 2020
Tuesday 07 July 2020
: Biden's climate change task force is making some progress, a federal judge ordered the Dakota Access Pipeline shut down and today sees...
2020Talks - July 6, 2020
Monday 06 July 2020
: This year's July 4th had COVID-19, ongoing protests about systemic racism, and a presidential visit to Mt. Rushmore. Plus, Trump signed an...
2020Talks - July 3, 2020
Friday 03 July 2020
: Trump's visiting South Dakota's Black Hills today, Mt. Rushmore. Nearby tribal leaders objected to the visit with concerns over COVID-19 and...
2020Talks - July 2, 2020
Thursday 02 July 2020
: Richmond, Virginia joins other states removing its Confederate monuments, despite ardent resistance from the president. Plus, Senate...
2020Talks - July 1, 2020
Wednesday 01 July 2020
: Colorado, Utah and Oklahoma all finished up their elections today, and Medicaid expansion in OK appears to have passed. And, a Supreme Court...
2020Talks - June 30, 2020
Tuesday 30 June 2020
: The Supreme Court struck down a law that would leave Louisiana with only one abortion clinic. Former VP Joe Biden is leading President Trump...
2020Talks - June 29, 2020
Monday 29 June 2020
: 51 years ago were the Stonewall Riots, and today, Black Lives Matter protests are ongoing. VP Mike Pence went to TX, but cancelled events in...
2020Talks - June 26, 2020
Friday 26 June 2020
: Today the House votes on DC statehood for the first time in almost 30 years. A new poll of Black Americans show racism and policing as the...
2020Talks - June 25, 2020
Thursday 25 June 2020
: Two current DOJ whistleblowers testified before a House committee about politically-motivated actions by AG William Barr. Plus, the American...
2020Talks - June 24, 2020
Wednesday 24 June 2020
: Yesterday's primaries and runoffs were flush with absentee ballots. But there were some issues with in-person voting -- late-opening polling...
2020Talks - June 23, 2020
Tuesday 23 June 2020
: NY and KY have primaries today. One is the race to decide who will challenge Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. There are some concerns...
2020Talks - June 22, 2020
Monday 22 June 2020
: Evangelical Christians are an important part of President Trump's base, though polls show support may be decreasing. Trump held a rally in...
2020Talks - June 19, 2020
Friday 19 June 2020
: It's Juneteenth, the 155th anniversary of enslaved African Americans in Galveston, TX, learning they were free. And U.S. Supreme Court rules...
2020Talks - June 18, 2020
Thursday 18 June 2020
: Former VP Joe Biden acknowledged the fifth anniversary of the tragic mass shooting at historic Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, South...
2020Talks - June 17, 2020
Wednesday 17 June 2020
: Even though the beginning of the new coronavirus tended to hit Democratic-leaning metro areas, over time, more GOP-heavy areas seeing...
2020Talks - June 16, 2020
Tuesday 16 June 2020
: Lawmakers of both parties and an independent expressed concerns about election vulnerabilities after what happened in Georgia. The US...
Monday 15 June 2020
: The Trump administration rolled back protections in the Affordable Care Act for gender nonconforming and transgender folks. It also gives...
2020Talks - June 12, 2020
Friday 12 June 2020
: Hundreds of thousands soon-to-be citizens are waiting to complete their oath ceremonies, then they can register to vote. President Trump...
2020Talks - June 11, 2020
Thursday 11 June 2020
: Former Vice President Joe Biden joined the NAACP for a virtual town hall, as GOP lawmakers work on a Senate police reform bill.
2020Talks - June 10, 2020
Wednesday 10 June 2020
: Five states held primaries yesterday: Georgia, North Dakota, Nevada, South Carolina and West Virginia. Georgia voters faced long lines,...
2020Talks - June 9, 2020
Tuesday 09 June 2020
: Five states have primaries today: Georgia, Nevada, South Carolina, North Dakota and West Virginia. In West Virginia, people with physical...
2020Talks - June 8, 2020
Monday 08 June 2020
: A veto-proof majority on Minneapolis City Council announced their intent to disband the police and invest in community-led public safety....