CheckIn by GovSight
CheckIn: National Association of Counties Chief Public Affairs Officer Brian Namey on county government functionality and domestic violence during COVID-19

CheckIn: National Association of Counties Chief Public Affairs Officer Brian Namey on county government functionality and domestic violence during COVID-19

March 1, 2021

CheckIn by GovSight. This week, GovSight Reporter Zack Edwards checks in with National Association of Counties Chief Public Affairs Officer Brian Namey on county government functionality and responsibility across the United States, increased domestic violence cases during the coronavirus pandemic and how to locate further information on your own county government officials.  

CheckIn: Nebraska State Senator Megan Hunt on unicameralism, minimum wage and rural urbanization

CheckIn: Nebraska State Senator Megan Hunt on unicameralism, minimum wage and rural urbanization

February 17, 2021

CheckIn by GovSight. In this episode, GovSight Social Media Director Victoria Garcia checks in Senator Megan Hunt of Nebraska's 8th legislative district on the state's unique unicameral legislature, minimum wage reform under President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus package and the consequences of urbanization in the time of COVID-19. 

CheckIn: National Security & Foreign Policy Expert Brandon Weichert on Biden’s foreign policy plans, space commercialization and the future of national security

CheckIn: National Security & Foreign Policy Expert Brandon Weichert on Biden’s foreign policy plans, space commercialization and the future of national security

December 30, 2020

CheckIn by GovSight. This week, GovSight Reporter Ronald Maniece checks in with National Security and Foreign Policy Expert and author of Winning Space: How America Remains a Super Power Brandon Weichert on the incoming Biden administration's foreign policy plans, the role of private businesses in space and the future of national security in the United States. 

CheckIn: Former Chief Economist for the Council of Economic Advisers Casey Mulligan on economic policy and populism

CheckIn: Former Chief Economist for the Council of Economic Advisers Casey Mulligan on economic policy and populism

December 14, 2020

CheckIn by GovSight. This week, GovSight reporter Ronald Maniece checks in with former Chief Economist for the Council of Economic Advisers and Professor in Economics at the University of Chicago Casey Mulligan on economic policies of the previous administration, populism's appeal in the United States and his time working under the Trump administration. 

CheckIn: Executive Director of the Center for Responsive Politics Sheila Krumholz on the 2020 election cycle and campaign finance reform

CheckIn: Executive Director of the Center for Responsive Politics Sheila Krumholz on the 2020 election cycle and campaign finance reform

November 20, 2020

CheckIn by GovSight. GovSight Reporter Ronald Maniece checks in with Executive Director of the Center for Responsive Politics Sheila Krumholz on the most expensive election cycle in history, COVID-19's consequence on campaign fundraising and campaign finance reform. 

CheckIn: 35th Clerk of the U.S. House of Representatives Lorraine Miller on congressional politics and civil rights

CheckIn: 35th Clerk of the U.S. House of Representatives Lorraine Miller on congressional politics and civil rights

October 6, 2020

CheckIn by GovSight. This week, GovSight Social Media Director Victoria Garcia checks in with the 35th Clerk of the U.S. House of Representatives Lorraine Miller on her experience as the first African American Clerk of the House, her extensive career in Washington D.C. and the state of civil rights in the United States. 

CheckIn: NDSC Policy & Advocacy Director Heather Sachs on COVID-19’s stress on healthcare and virtual learning

CheckIn: NDSC Policy & Advocacy Director Heather Sachs on COVID-19’s stress on healthcare and virtual learning

September 22, 2020

CheckIn by GovSight. This week, GovSight Social Media Director Victoria Garcia checks in with National Down Syndrome Congress Policy and Advocacy Director Heather Sachs on grassroot advocacy, COVID-19's strenuous affect on healthcare for disabled individuals and the consequences of virtual learning within the special education system.  

CheckIn: Green Party Vice Presidential Nominee Angela Walker on the Democratic and Republican National Conventions and Black Lives Matter

CheckIn: Green Party Vice Presidential Nominee Angela Walker on the Democratic and Republican National Conventions and Black Lives Matter

September 14, 2020

CheckIn by GovSight. This week, GovSight Editor Chris Butler checks in with Green Party vice-presidential nominee Angela Walker on the Democratic and Republican National Conventions, the Black Lives Matter movement and Green Party policies. 

CheckIn: Maricopa County Board of Supervisors Candidate Jevin Hodge on the Arizona COVID-19 outbreak and the upcoming election

CheckIn: Maricopa County Board of Supervisors Candidate Jevin Hodge on the Arizona COVID-19 outbreak and the upcoming election

August 20, 2020

CheckIn by GovSight. This week, GovSight Editor Camryn Pak checks in with Maricopa County Board of Supervisors Candidate Jevin Hodge to discuss the Arizona COVID-19 outbreak, his vision for Maricopa County and what it’s like to be a Democrat in a state that has historically voted Republican.

CheckIn: Libertarian Vice Presidential Candidate Spike Cohen on disempowering the federal government

CheckIn: Libertarian Vice Presidential Candidate Spike Cohen on disempowering the federal government

August 11, 2020

CheckIn by GovSight. This week, GovSight Executive Producer Josh Henry and Editor Jackie O'Neil check in with Libertarian Vice Presidential Candidate Spike Cohen on government deregulation and reducing U.S. military presence abroad.  

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