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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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Jan 14, 2022

Poppy MacDonald is the President of USAFacts, a not-for-profit nonpartisan organization. Poppy has a broad vision of the importance of easy access to valid, timely government data for citizens to be well-informed. She points out that bringing publicly available data sources together and organizing the information is key to seeing emerging trends and understanding current and historical data.

We talk about:

  • The changing demographics of American families since the 1940s
  • Impact of the pandemic on the composition of family groupings and those living alone
  • Where voters are finding trusted sources of information and the role of friends and family
  • Re-building trust in government data as reported
  • Preview of the USAFacts Third Annual State of the Union by the Numbers report

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