2.8.2023 #RolandMartinUnfiltered: MS Capitol Complex Expansion, Biden Judge Appointment, SOTU 2023 Recap, BC-U Officially Names HC
The Republican-controlled Mississippi House passed a bill to create a new court district in part of the capital city of Jackson with judges who would be appointed rather than elected. So yes, a primarily white entity will appoint judges for one of the blackest cities in America. Jackson's mayor, Chokwe Antar Lumumba, is here to explain how this will affect his community.
Republicans are having a fit over Biden's judicial appointments. Some believe Biden is discriminating against those who do not vote for Democrats.
We'll recap last night's State of the Union with New York Representative Yvette Clarke. I'll get her thoughts on what Biden said about police reform, medicare, social security and big pharma.
Bethune-Cookman officially announces its new head football coach.
Ben Crump now has a law school named after him.
And in tonight's tech talk segment, an app that is helping equip young people to close the racial wealth gap.
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