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Digital Politics with Karen Jagoda

Welcome to the non-partisan Digital Politics Podcast with Karen Jagoda.  Since 2007, this show has highlighted impact of new technologies on the campaign landscape, how expectations of voters are changing, role of online fundraising, digital and traditional means of persuasion and getting out the vote.  In this time of the COVID-19 Pandemic, changes in the behavior of voters, restrictions on candidates and the new normal for retail politics are all under the microscope.

Popular topics on the show include best practices for political and advocacy campaigns, ground game strategies, cross-media advertising, social media trends and impact of mobile on engaging supporters. 

This weekly podcast includes interviews with political consultants, media strategists, journalists, advocates, candidates, elected officials, campaign managers, and solution providers.


Digital Politics Podcast with Karen Jagoda has been included in the Feedspot 70 Best Non Partisan Podcasts worth listening to in 2023.      Check out the list here







May 28, 2019

Kate Maeder, Partner, Kully Struble with lessons learned in 2018 as campaign manager for Eleni Kounalakis running for Lieutenant Governor in California including dealing with voters' inability to pronounce the candidate's name by creating a television ad, leveraging social media to increase name recognition, and...

Feb 5, 2019

Patti Russo, Executive Director, Women's Campaign School at Yale University has helped women run for public office for 25 years.  We talk about challenges for women running for president as well as down ballot, characteristics of successful candidates, the value of support from male constituents, explosion of minority...

Jun 21, 2018

Gina Glantz, Founder, Gender Avenger has developed a plan to engage women and men in reporting gender balance in selection of conference speakers, speakers at political rallies, and those who are encouraged to become more politically active.  The goal is to quantify and share the reports to educate decision makers about...

Mar 7, 2018

Patti Russo, Executive Director, Women's Campaign School at Yale University has been helping women run for public office for over 20 years and is seeing unprecedented demand for information by women interested in getting on the ballot and winning in 2018.  With regional events and the yearly Get Ready to Run Conference...

Mar 12, 2017

Cindy Demsey, Chair, Cuyahoga Democratic Women's Caucus talks about the upcoming event being held on April 15 in Cleveland, OH to look at challenges faced by women candidates, lessons learned from the Hillary for President campaign, encouraging more women to run for public office, and addressing overt and implicit bias...