WETM Political Talk Unrig Summit


ELMIRA, N.Y. (18 NEWS) – It’s Thursday and that means it’s time for “Political Talk” with Tom Santulli, and Leslie Danks Burke.

A group of tough republican and democratic grandmothers just got a ballot measure passed in North Dakota to shut down government corruption.

These grandmas were just a few of 2000 people who gathered in Nashville Tennessee this weekend at the “Unrig Summit” headlined by academy award winner Jennifer Lawrence to demand solutions on the right and the left to reform politics.

Leslie, you spoke at the unrig summit as well. What was your takeaway?

Tom, do you think politics gets in the way of making good policy on both sides of the aisle. That’s all we have time for. see you next Thursday on political talk.

See the original WETM 18 News Political Talk segment from April 4, 2019 here.