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Jan. 15, 2020: Gov. Polis Defends Public Option, Talks Climate Change And Family Leave

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Colorado Gov. Jared Polis chats with lawmakers before entering the House of Representatives to deliver his State of State speech in the State Capitol Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020, in Denver.

In our regular conversation with Gov. Jared Polis, Ryan Warner asks about the proposed public health option, climate change, and paid family leave. Then, re-imagining a nuclear winner. Also, honoring Japanese-American veterans. Plus, the challenges of being teen parents, and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s favorite song, which he heard in Denver.