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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.


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Jun 29, 2023

Lauren Kunis, CEO of VoteRiders, and Deepak Puri, CEO of The Democracy Labs,, talk about the various voter ID laws that prevent or intimidate eligible Americans from casting a ballot that is counted.  VoteRiders has a nationwide network to provide voter ID education and assistance to get the form of ID that is accepted to register and vote.

Deepak and Lauren discuss

  • State-by-state challenges of getting an acceptable ID to register to vote 
  • Why underrepresented communities are the hardest hit by voter suppression tactics
  • Building a voting public that is more representative of the population
  • Need for site-based voter ID assistance to expand the electorate
  • Lifting language barriers by providing resources in Spanish and other local languages 

@VoteRiders @TheDemLabs #VoterID #VoterSuppression #Voters #Gerrymandering #DemographicGerrymandering