Learn about the latest in local public affairs in about the time it takes for a coffee break! Brian Callanan of Seattle Channel and Kevin Schofield of Seattle City Council Insight look at budgeting for investments in the BIPOC community, police department, and more. Plus, a discussion over the legal issues surrounding a new proposal for misdemeanor defenses and safe consumption sites for opiate users, and an update on the recall petition facing Councilmember Kshama Sawant. Plus, Kevin breaks down the Great Pumpkin Debate--canned vs. fresh--with the holiday pie baking season upon us. If you like this podcast, please support us on Patreon!