Power to the Peoples

Kendall and Lillian discuss the latest headlines in the Texas Legislature before sitting down the Tarrant County Democratic Chairwoman and candidate for Mayor of Fort Worth, Deborah Peoples to discuss the her campaign for Mayor. Pod Bless Texas Contributor and grassroots aficionado Kristy Noble takes over the rotating third mic.

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Lady Liberty: Pass the Zoloft

Kendall Scudder and Lillian Salerno record with 3rd mic Laura C Barry and discuss Democrats behaving badly, the TX House Education Bill, gun rights, and Lillian's love of chauffeurs. The team is joined by the immigration attorney and former congressional candidate George Rodriguez.

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The Whimsy of Bananas, Choice, the Post Office

Kendall Scudder and Lillian Salerno record with 3rd mic Karrol Rimal and discuss Beto's campaign rollout, the new house budget, and the magical world of the United Postal Service. Also, Karrol reminds the team why we can't have nice things. The team is joined by the Executive Director of the Texas Equal Access Fund, Kamyon Conner.

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Felicity Huffman makes you an offer you can't refuse.

Kendall Scudder and Lillian Salerno celebrate St. Patty's Day with 3rd mic Brian Clayton Black and Kathleen Thompson, the board chairwoman for Progress Texas. The team chats about the presidential announcement of Beto O'Rourke, the 14 voters purged from Texas voting rolls, the new Godfather, and plan an intervention on Brian's Instagram.

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Who ya gonna call? Trustbusters! (AKA Elizabeth Warren)

Lillian Salerno and Kendall Scudder are recording from Austin City Limits' Moody Theatre at South by Southwest where they sit down with the Senior Senator from Massachusetts and Democratic candidate for President of the United States, Elizabeth Warren! Former Texas Agriculture Commissioner Jim Hightower and Richardson City Council Candidate Mauri Long join the Pod Bless team on the 3rd mics.

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Chairman Hinojosa, Can You Hear Me?

Lillian Salerno and Kendall Scudder sit down in the loudest room you've ever been a part of at an event hosted by the Rockwall County Democratic Party to interview the chairman of the Texas Democratic Party, Gilberto Hinojosa (seriously, lots of background noise, so be ready for that). Former Rockwall County Commissioner Candidate Ericka Ledferd joins the Pod Bless team on the 3rd mic. Yes, the title is an obscure Yentl reference.

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Corporations are Garbage People

Kendall and Lillian discuss the latest headlines before sitting down with the founder of American Promise--North Texas, Ann Drum to discuss over-turning Citizens United and getting money out of politics. The Pod Bless Texas team is joined by Funky East Dallas Democrats (FEDDs) organizer Kristy Noble on the rotating third mic.

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Viva la Revolucion

Kendall and Lillian discuss the latest headlines before sitting down with two-term Texas Agriculture commissioner, best-selling author, and political spark-plug Jim Hightower. The Pod Bless Texas team is re-joined by Will Cummings on the rotating third mic.

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Beam me up, Brandy

Kendall and Lillian discuss the latest headlines before sitting down with 2018 Democratic Nominee for State House District 112, Brandy K Chambers for chit-chat about her election, Captain Kirk, and her 2020 plans. The Pod Bless Texas team is joined by crowd favorite and digital native Brian Clayton Black on the rotating third mic.

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Swipe Right for Betty Richie

Kendall and Lillian discuss the latest headlines before sitting down with the DNC's Rural Council Chairwoman, Betty Richie (with a special Obsessed from her husband, former Texas Democratic Party Chairman Boyd Richie). The Pod Bless Texas team is joined by 2018 Texas congressional candidate Jana Lynne Sanchez on the rotating third mic.

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An Absolute Shipp Show: Sorry Peggy

Kendall and Lillian discuss the latest headlines before sitting down with investigative reporter and former congressional candidate Brett Shipp to discuss the Dr. Death podcast, Beto O'Rourke, and the role of the media in modern politics. Pod Bless Texas Contributor Laura Barry takes over the rotating third mic to take Lillian and Kendall down a peg-- and to ogle her secret crush Brett Shipp.

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Texas Icons and Time Travelers

Kendall and Lillian discuss the latest headlines before sitting down with Former State Representative and current Texas icon, Harryette Ehrhardt. Pod Bless Texas Contributor Brian Black takes over the rotating third mic and shares his startling discovery that President Donald Trump may be a time traveler.

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Opening Day

Kendall and Lillian are in Austin, Texas for the opening of the 86th legislative session of the Texas Legislature. Joined by Pod Bless Texas Contributor, Laura Barry, our beloved hosts find themselves in the midst of a celebratory party with too much vodka and not enough microphones.

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Episode 0: State Representative-Elect, Julie Johnson

Hosts Kendall Scudder and Lillian Salerno learn how to record a podcast and then sit down to interview State Representative-Elect, Julie Johnson. Recorded live from Public School 972, the duo team up with Pod Bless Texas Contributor Will Cummings to discover what happens at the Texas Legislature once someone actually wins an election.

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Introducing Pod Bless Texas

Through their podcast Pod Bless Texas, former candidates Lillian Salerno and Kendall Scudder offer a humorous, informative barstool conversation about the good, the bad and the always oh-so-strange politics of their beloved Texas. Believe it or not, sometimes the most important issue doesn’t involve what bathroom you use. 

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