Now that the General Assembly is back in session, the Delaware House Democrats are back with their excellent podcast called Whip Count, which highlights behind the scenes interviews with legislators concerning momentous votes taken during the session. Last season, episodes highlighted the long fight for LGBTQ rights in Delaware and the Equal Rights Amendment.
Season 2 starts off with a two part episode on the occasion of former Governor Ruth Ann Minner’s 85th birthday. The podcast focuses on her career with some of the people who knew her best throughout her life and career, including including Mark Brainard, former Minner Chief of Staff and current president of Delaware Technical Community College, and Bobby Byrd of The Byrd Group. Next week, on the second part of the episode, there will be an interview with Governor Minner herself.