9.27.23 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: Ala. Congressional Maps, Childcare Funding Expiring, PA Judge Dismisses Murder Charges On Fmr. Cop
The battle over Alabama's congressional districts continues after the Supreme Court denied the emergency request to keep Republican-drawn congressional lines. A court-appointed master proposes three options, but the black caucus of the state's Democratic Party objects to the plans and wants to offer its own redistricting map. Janai Nelson, the President and Director-Counsel of the Legal Defense Fund, is here to help us unpack it all.
We are days away from a government shutdown if Congress cannot agree on a plan to keep it running. We'll look at what's keeping the House from getting on one accord.
Federal Childcare funding is set to expire this Saturday, leaving millions of families without childcare options. I'll talk to the President and CEO of The Children's Defense Fund to find out what choices those families will have.
A Pennsylvania judge dismisses the murder charges against a former cop who shot motorist Eddie Irizarry within seconds.