Local Matters: Russell drops from City race, poverty legal aid and Asheville as a “cesspool of sin”

In this edition of Local Matters — the Xpress weekly news podcast — reporter David Forbes talks about City Council member Bill Russell dropping out of his bid for re-election, Pisgah Legal Services efforts to increase access to legal help for the poor, and the recent claim by NC State Sen. James Forrester that Asheville is a “cesspool of sin.” Podcast hosted by News Editor Margaret Williams.

Podcast produced by Steve Shanafelt. The theme music is “jam band spy song” by E. Lee.

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One thought on “Local Matters: Russell drops from City race, poverty legal aid and Asheville as a “cesspool of sin”

  1. bill smith

    “If” he was a homosexual? Is Sen. Forrester practicing some hopeful thinking?

    And what, exactly, is ‘homosexual mischief’?

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