The Political Life

The Political Life

A podcast about the people whose lives are immersed in the political world, and how they got there - from campaigns to capitols and everywhere in between. Politicians, lobbyists, pollsters, and business people. If they're on the show, they're living the political life.
A Recap of the All-in Summit + How a Recession Could Impact the GR Sector
May 19, 2022x
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36:4250.39 MB

A Recap of the All-in Summit + How a Recession Could Impact the GR Sector

Today on the show we welcome back Chris Massey, the Operating Partner, Government Relations & Public Affairs at Craft Ventures. Craft Ventures is an early-stage and growth fund dedicated to the craft of building great companies. Comprised of entrepreneurs and operators, they're a team of founders he...

Eric Tanenblatt on the State of the Autonomous Vehicle Industry
May 13, 2022x
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19:5921.47 MB

Eric Tanenblatt on the State of the Autonomous Vehicle Industry

This week we are pleased to present part two of our conversation with Eric Tanenblatt. As a reminder, Eric is the Global Chair of Public Policy and Regulation at Dentons, the world's largest law firm. At Denton's, Eric started up an autonomous vehicle practice, which now collaborates with 70+ partne...

Eric Tanenblatt on Georgia's Legislative Session and Upcoming Elections
May 06, 2022x
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51:2352.4 MB

Eric Tanenblatt on Georgia's Legislative Session and Upcoming Elections

Eric Tanenblatt is the Global Chair of Public Policy and Regulation at Dentons, the world's largest law firm. He also leads the firm's US Public Policy Practice, leveraging his three decades of experience at the very highest levels of the federal and state governments. Eric also heads up the firm’s ...

April Mims' Journey from Law School to Government Relations Part II
April 24, 2022x
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April Mims' Journey from Law School to Government Relations Part II

We are excited to present part two of Jim’s interview with April Mims, the SVP of Public Policy at hims & hers. In our previous episode April shared a bit about her journey through law school and her experience serving as the Director of Public Policy at Lyft before joining the team at hims & hers. ...

April Mims' Journey from Law School to Government Relations Part I
April 15, 2022x
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27:5629.26 MB

April Mims' Journey from Law School to Government Relations Part I

April Mims is the SVP of Public Policy at hims & hers. Prior to taking this position, she worked as the Director of Public Policy at Lyft, where she negotiated new regulations for the ride-share industry back in her home state of Texas. April grew up outside of Houston before heading to North Carol...

Texas Politics Revisited with A.J. Bingham and Andrew Cates
April 08, 2022x
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19:3521.73 MB

Texas Politics Revisited with A.J. Bingham and Andrew Cates

Today's episode features the returning guest, A.J. Bingham, Founder and CEO of The Bingham Group, LLC. An Austin, TX based lobbyist, we previously discussed A.J.'s journey to launching Bingham Group. He is joined by Andrew Cates, a recent addition to Bingham Group, who will head up Bingham Group's w...

Steve DelBianco - The Tech Industry's Toughest Advocate
April 03, 2022x
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29:4840.92 MB

Steve DelBianco - The Tech Industry's Toughest Advocate

Steve DelBianco is the President and CEO of NetChoice, a trade association that works to make the Internet safe for free enterprise and free expression. NetChoice helps tech companies overcome the obstacles presented by entrenched incumbent businesses.  Steve grew up in Western Pennsylvania and is a...

How REEF is Transforming Open Urban Spaces Across the U.S.
March 25, 2022x
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29:4440.82 MB

How REEF is Transforming Open Urban Spaces Across the U.S.

Ron Bilbao is Vice President and Head of Public Affairs at REEF Technology. REEF transforms static parking facilities into thriving mobility and logistical hubs. Their mission is to be the ecosystem that connects the world to your block. Ron is a Miami native with 15 years’ experience in public poli...

The Future of International Trade In Light of the Ukraine Invasion
March 13, 2022x
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42:4558.71 MB

The Future of International Trade In Light of the Ukraine Invasion

This week on the show we welcome back Rich Gold, who is a Partner at Holland & Knight, and the leader of the firm’s Public Policy and Regulation team. We're also joined by Nasim Fussell - a trade attorney in Holland & Knight's Washington, D.C., office, and a member of Rich's team. Nasim has a wealth...

How Vance Roush is Reinventing Modern Philanthropy
March 04, 2022x
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23:5732.96 MB

How Vance Roush is Reinventing Modern Philanthropy

Today on the show we have a conversation with Vance Roush of Overflow. Overflow is an online stock donation platform that helps nonprofits and churches accept donations of publicly-traded stock. While most nonprofits deal exclusively with cash donations, many potential donors hold their wealth prima...