Seg. 1: Democrats Bidding For Kansas' 3rd District. Seg. 2: 'Only A Game' Host Set To Retire. | KCUR

Seg. 1: Democrats Bidding For Kansas' 3rd District. Seg. 2: 'Only A Game' Host Set To Retire.

Jun 20, 2018

Segment 1: A labor lawyer who campaigned for Bernie Sanders and a Leawood-based banking executive hope to unseat U.S Rep. Kevin Yoder (R-KS). 

In the final episode of our three-part series covering Yoder's Democratic challengers, we talked with Brent Welder and Sylvia Williams. They discussed the difficulties of running in a densely red state on platforms that include planks like universal healthcare. 

  • Brent Welder, Democratic candidate for Kansas' 3rd Congressional District
  • Sylvia Williams, Democratic Candidate for Kansas' 3rd Congressional District

Segment 2, beginning at 30:06: The host of NPR's only sports program retires.

Whether you're a die-hard sports  fan or you like coverage  different from most talk radio, chances are you've heard Bill Littlefield's voice. For 25 years the host of WBUR's 'Only A Game' has provided keen insight on some of the most important and overlooked sports stories across the nation. Today, he joined us in conversation for a look back on his career.