8/7/19: Congressman Al Lawson; City Year; Caribbean Carnival
A majority of Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives now favor impeaching President Donald Trump, according to NPR's Impeachment Tracker.
They’re also pushing hard for the Senate to take up gun safety legislation in the wake of mass shootings in Texas and Ohio.
U.S. Congressman Al Lawson, a Democrat representing Florida’s 5th Congressional District, joined us with his thoughts on those issues and more.
As students head back to school next week, some will work with the AmeriCorps members of City Year. Dan Foley, Executive Director of City Year, joined us with more information, along with Milena Gil, a second year City Year AmeriCorps member at Andrew Robinson Elementary School.
The Caribbean is coming to the First Coast this weekend. Theo Jack, Jr., President of the Jacksonville Caribbean Festival, joined us to explain how.