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Finally comes let's let the -- microphones Carole King the Grammy Award winning singer songwriter.
An -- woman her book came out just a few months ago a memoir.
So nice to talk to get Carol why -- you.
Coming out publicly for Barack Obama this time around.
Well I don't want to make people aware of what the issues are that you know what I'm hoping I can cut through some of you know -- that sound -- and you know those things where where somebody is -- permit me.
Because he stands for them.
You know I don't.
I'm asking I'm asking your listeners and -- anyone else to.
Think passed back and think about you know what that really means what that means in terms of you know when they talk about small government but the government has to be big enough to tell women what we can do with our -- Well they want our government and I tell women what they can do of their bodies so it's kind of a contradiction for conservatives.
Who make that argument.
Well it is open and honest -- It it does concern me that.
You know any any woman who's thinking of that this sees it as a separate -- -- you know -- say well Mitt Romney will help the economy.
So far the only thing I've heard from.
About that from Mitt Romney's.
Aren't going to create twelve million jobs.
That's easy -- yeah Barack Obama actually has since he took it.
Been involved in creating by millions and it saving all the jobs for the auto industry.
So many things that he's done in -- And thoughtful and the reason he gets all the information he doesn't -- to.
Say something to me the other guy look bad which is what Mitt Romney did you know immediately after things -- that kind of thing.
Makes me very nervous about Mitt Romney makes me nervous that we don't.
What he stands for reasons that look a little nobody.
Yeah it has so many so many different things and I want to.
He really clear I'm not coming at this as a partisan although I do always seem to mourn them.
You know it in the Democratic Party.
But I'm coming at this I'm really trying to take a look does anything the other side makes sense to me this is there a point.
And honestly in in looking with my full part in an open mind I am not -- anything that rings true.
That means sincere.
-- and in particular.
I I I hear about it.
Yeah I just -- so many different.
Ways of saying things and at the moment demands quite well why should I even listen he met Romney.
You have worked out for years as an addition to York.
Accomplishments to show businesses environmental activist.
What made you decide to take on that particular issue again for which.
Democrats in general and certainly as president seems to be much more in tune than the Republican Party and its candidate.
-- what made me do it and I was living in Idaho and moved to Idaho back in 1977.
And that's for a capacity with the importance is of protecting ecosystems and I have been working to protect.
The northern Rockies ecosystem.
That I live in -- It should also be noted that eco systems are an important part controlling climate change.
And if we respect the integrity of ecosystems of which we are -- -- -- -- -- so you know we do need to.
Have a healthy relationship with them.
That that that's something that you know you mention all those northern Rockies forests with all those trees.
That's a huge -- and think that holds carving into the atmosphere.
That's something if you are thinking about climate change anybody out there should be aware of protecting ecosystems and particularly those.
In the northern Rockies will -- a lot of a lot less carbon in the atmosphere and have a lot more oxygen.
Which I have a legendary Carol king -- ever -- -- -- concern you that.
As someone with such a huge fan base that something you say politically could turn off some people who might otherwise just love you love your music does that ever.
Well every time -- -- there's -- there are always people who tweet.
Against what I just said and maybe furcal furtherance I am a horrible person.
You know I mean I am -- him in my hands no way am and I do.
Have a line that when I am performing when they -- from me in concert that is not a platform.
For me to.
Expressed -- political views unless it's a political clients right but in normal concert.
I will be doing what they paid to come see me do -- -- meeting and -- like -- maybe on other things other than politics but.
Now I mean I have to -- -- and I do have my opinions and I don't want.
Any link to just go and vote for Barack Obama.
Just because they say that what -- really want what you can do that if you like I got it back.
That -- -- really want is for people in the short time between now and tomorrow if you haven't already did.
Percival make sure that you are already planning to vote tomorrow go vote.
Whatever your party go vote because you're not voting you're not.
People fight and die for our right to have this democracy.
And we need to show the world that the American democracy is everything that we stated and that means that everybody's got to go out and vote.
And -- you you know bring a friend if you're if your mom with children can't get get out bring a friend in both of you will go vote you'll watch each other's children.
To find out if you go to vote -- But Barack Obama dot com to find out -- -- -- Polling places.
What you needed anything in the way of ninety whatever he need to confined at pier and then.
We get deeper in look at go to.
Candidate's age and look at what they're really doing what they're going to do -- remember if you go to Mitt Romney's page.
He might have to dig deeper to find he -- six months.
-- -- -- -- -- If this -- -- a -- a gorgeous -- a few hours that you think you draw the performers used the stage of a concert when it's not a political concert.
To put forth the view is that.
Wrong in your view -- I don't think it's wrong it's my choice not to do that but I don't think it's wrong I think that audiences.
And -- noted that processor performance that for me it's about -- politics on stage so it's it's.
I just want my feeling -- to know what I do you know do I am not making a judgment on other former Atlantic music about a particular person.
We have probably done in the past predicting.
-- speak out about the issues.
You know just in words and by asking people to think I asking people really to just be and perform you know I have a ballot initiatives in in Idaho I had these.
Really confused I voted already love -- -- early -- and I had.
I have these really confusing ballot issues the way they present -- you don't know -- yes means no it means yes.
Says this is we're encouraged people to talk to their friends of different political persuasions and read them.
Together and say well what does this mean -- -- someone knowledgeable -- Or go online and -- two different sources that the only way you can break it down and you know what I have to -- -- -- everything he did it.
They'll take it much -- -- and appreciate it very much.
Thank -- thank our and I appreciated -- and again to all your listeners get out and vote please make sure you vote.
And bring a friend or two if you can thanks very much good talking.
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