We highly recommend listening to this interview and the one from last week we did with McGraw Millhaven to get a better understanding of our position and why Exploration Day is the perfect fit to replace Exploration Day.
If you missed it this morning, you can listen live here at 10pm Central tonight: (we would come on at about 10:40 or so.
Either way, you can listen to the archive here.
Tom Diehl and Karl Frank acknowledge that getting a federal holiday changed is a tough task but they’re optimistic about their effort. “I think our first step is to get people to take some pride in American history and all things that were accomplished by people who took risks,” said Frank. “If you look at St. Louis history, it was the hub of exploration in the 18th and 19th centuries.”