ST. LOUIS – We start this episode by discussing the appalling, deadly mass shooting at a Fourth of July parade in a Chicago suburb.

Also on the agenda:

  • President Joe Biden fights back against Dobbs v. Jackson, the Supreme Court ruling that overturned Roe v. Wade.
  • Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker goes after the National Rifle Association on Twitter.
  • Anheuser-Busch heiress and U.S. Senate candidate Trudy Busch Valentine seems to be in hiding; from both news media and debates with fellow candidates.
  • Is the federal government doing enough to get American women’s basketball star Brittney Griner out of trouble in Russia?