As the election season ramps up, Democratic Senate leader Dan Blue joins host Tim Boyum to talk about his plans to break up the Republican supermajority in the General Assembly.

It will be a tall task with new electoral maps drawn by Republicans, but Blue said he thinks hard work and a focus on the right issues could give Democrats a chance.

Blue goes into detail about growing up in a cramped four-room house, his math degree (because of the space race), and his son-in-law, who's also an ACC head coach.


With the speed of the local news cycle, it's easy to forget that the politicians who represent us and the influencers in our communities are more than just a soundbite. North Carolina’s veteran reporter and anchor, Tim Boyum, loosens his signature bow tie to give listeners a glimpse behind the curtain, showing us who these power players really are and why they do what they do. Through Tim’s candid conversations on “Tying It Together,” his guests reveal their most fascinating life stories, passions, and help all of us get a better grasp on the issues affecting our communities.