The PA Politics Podcast: Episode 23 – The Pennsylvania Immigrant Family Unity Project
Today we’re chatting with PAIFUP lawyer Lilah Thompson and her client J, who will share some of his story and talk about why this program is so essential to immigrants in Pennsylvania, and the dramatic impact that having a pro bono lawyer can have on the life of an immigrant.
The PA Politics Podcast: Episode 22 – The Philadelphia Federation of Teachers
Today we’re chatting with Jerry Jordan, the President of the Philadelphia Federation of Teachers, on what we can do to continue learning during and after COVID-19, and what teachers need to successfully continue doing their jobs.
The PA Politics Podcast: Episode 21 – Habitat for Humanity Philadelphia
Join us for another episode of the PA Politics Podcast! Today we’re chatting with Corinne O’Connell, CEO of the Philadelphia chapter of Habitat for Humanity, about the impact of COVID-19 on Philadelphia housing, and the ways that Habitat can help.
The PA Politics Podcast: Episode 20 – Councilmember Derek Green
Join us as we chat with Philadelphia Councilmember Derek Green about his office’s operations during COVID-19, and what the city is working on behind the scenes to help Philadelphians.
The PA Politics Podcast: Episode 19 – Donald Cohen of In The Public Interest
Today we’re chatting with Executive Director of In The Public Interest, Donald Cohen, about everything the organization does in ensuring transparency in government, their operations during COVID-19, and about his recent publication, Dismantling Democracy.
The PA Politics Podcast: Episode 18 – Andrea Custis and the Urban League of Philadelphia
Join us while we chat with Andrea Custis, President and CEO of the Urban League of Philadelphia about the organization’s history, the disparities caused by the coronavirus pandemic, and how we move forward.
The PA Politics Podcast: Episode 17 – The Alliance of Community Service Providers
Join us as we chat with Cherie Brummans from the Alliance for Community Service Providers, and how they’re continuing to get people the care they need, and how COVID is changing the way their partners are operating.
The PA Politics Podcast: Episode 16 – PCCY and Childcare Challenges During COVID-19
Join us as we chat with Donna Cooper from Public Citizens for Children and Youth (PCCY) about handling childcare during the COVID-19 pandemic, and what PCCY and local governments are doing to ensure that children get the care they need.
The PA Politics Podcast: Episode 15 – Councilmember Helen Gym on Housing during COVID-19
Join us as we talk with Philadelphia City Councilmember Helen Gym, on everything that city council has been doing to help Philadelphians during this COVID-19 pandemic, and her work on combating housing insecurity.
The PA Politics Podcast: Episode 14 – Share Food on their COVID-19 Response
Join us as we chat with Executive Director of Share Food Program, George Matysik on Zoom about how they’re handling operations in the face of a pandemic and what their response has been to COVID-19 as they continue to get food to those that need it.
The PA Politics Podcast: Episode 13 – Small Business Resources with Mustafa Rashed
Welcome back to another episode of the PA Politics Podcast. Today we’re chatting remotely with Mustafa Rashed, CEO and President of Bellevue Strategies, about the resources available to small businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The PA Politics Podcast: Episode 12 – Register of Wills Tracey Gordon
Join us at City Hall as we chat with Philadelphia’s Register of Wills Tracey Gordon about her first few months in office, what she’s learned, and the office’s work at digitizing records.
The PA Politics Podcast: Episode 10 – Representative Jennifer O’Mara
Join us again in Harrisburg as we chat with PA State Representative Jennifer O’Mara about her veteran’s tax bill, her goals for 2020, and her favorite book.
The PA Politics Podcast: Episode 8 – Senator Sharif Street
Welcome back to another episode! This time we’re chatting with Pennsylvania Senator Sharif Street about his law background, the environment, and how he’s tackling housing issues in his district.
The PA Politics Podcast: Episode 6 – Former Governor Ed Rendell Talks PA Society
Welcome back to another episode of the PA Politics Podcast! Join former PA Governor Ed Rendell as he chats about the PA Society, what’s changed in politics, and why you shouldn’t run on concrete.
The PA Politics Podcast: Episode 5 – Representative Morgan Cephas on Maternal Mortality
Welcome back to another episode of the PA Politics Podcast! Join host Kristina and Pennsylvania State Representative Morgan Cephas as she chats about maternal mortality, and plays a fast-paced round of this-or-that.
The PA Politics Podcast: Episode 4 – Representative Movita Johnson-Harrell
“When you shatter a glass ceiling, those shards come down.” Join us in our 4th episode of The PA Politics Podcast as your host Kristina speaks with Pennsylvania State Representative Movita Johnson-Harrell about gun violence, being a woman in the legislature, and what her theme song would be.
The PA Politics Podcast: Episode 3 – Representative Donna Bullock Talks Food Insecurity
Join Bellevue Strategies in our latest episode of the PA Politics Podcast, where our host Kristina chats with Pennsylvania state representative Donna Bullock about her work with food insecurity and the biggest challenges about being an elected official.
The PA Politics Podcast: Episode 2 – 2019 Election Recap
Welcome back to the PA Politics Podcast! We’re interrupting your regularly scheduled programming for an emergency session to talk about something important – the 2019 Municipal Elections. Sit down with Mustafa Rashed and Kristina D’Amico to get the recap.
The PA Politics Podcast: Episode 1 – Meet Mustafa Rashed
Welcome to the very first PA Politics Podcast, presented by Bellevue Strategies and hosted by Kristina D’Amico. In these podcasts, we’ll be talking to Pennsylvania’s biggest political actors and discussing policy and everything that is happening in our state. This week, meet Mustafa Rashed, CEO of Bellevue Strategies!