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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.