It’s Time, Democrats – Lauren McElfresh, part 2

We return to our conversation with Democratic leader and campaign veteran Lauren McElfresh.  We pick up where part 1 left off, talking about campaign finance, the new overall Democratic strategy, and how to deal with Trump Burnout.  Spoiler Alert – it’s volunteering for local elections! This week’s Red Lip Resistance: Amy Sanders O’Rourke! Check out …

Elections 101 – Lauren McElfresh, part 1

Podcast road trip!  We drove to Norman, Oklahoma, to talk with Democratic Party county chair and election manager Lauren McElfresh.  She was part of the winning team behind the string of state election wins in 2017, and she knows what it takes in the current political climate.  Her advice is a must for candidates, campaign …

To Everything There Is A Season Finale

The Season 2 Finale is here!  It’s all about Talking Across the Divide with serious Listening Skills and giving Mutual Respect.  We have a DFTP first – TWO interviews with and old and a new friend, and lastly, a snapshot of what’s to come in Season 3.   Thank you to you – the listener – …

Moderate Methods – An Interview with Andrew White

This week I had the opportunity to talk with Andrew White, candidate for Governor.  He shared the story of his choice to run for office, and how he believes we can use moderate methods to achieve progressive goals.   This was our first remote recording – lean in and give it a listen. Andrew is in …

Goals – A Conversation with Tom Moss of Indivisible Chicago

I had the pleasure to chat with Indivisible member and podcast host Tom Moss.  We chatted about the political climate in our respective cities and how we can all support one another.     His podcast has great guests, including Illinois senators Duckworth and Durbin – listen in!