Episode 7

Wilton Simpson


March 18th, 2020

9 mins 41 secs

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About this Episode

How do you hunker down when you have to be in Tallahassee to vote on the crucial state budget? In this episode, Peter Schorsch hunkers down with Senate President-designate Wilton Simpson to find out how governance in person can be tackled with minimal risk.

The Trilby egg farmer share insights into the 2020 Legislative Session and opens up about when the threat of coronavirus first hit — in the waning days of Session.

Simpson, the ultimate family man, also weighs in the importance of spending time with family as Floridians across the state hole up their homes to promote social distancing. And what self-isolation would be would be complete without a reference to binging Die Hard?