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Episodes

Tony Evers

8/10/2018
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It's less than a week until the state primary election day. This week, Jessie talks to the Democratic frontrunner in the race for governor: Tony Evers, the state superintendent of public instruction.

Duration:00:38:08

Mike McCabe

8/3/2018
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Mike McCabe, the former head of the Wisconsin Democracy Campaign and founder of Blue Jean Nation, joins Jessie Opoien to talk about his campaign for governor.

Duration:00:32:13

Kathleen Vinehout

7/27/2018
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State Sen. Kathleen Vinehout, D-Alma, joins us this week to discuss her campaign for governor.

Duration:00:37:45

Randy Bryce

7/20/2018
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On this episode we're joined by Randy Bryce, also known as the Ironstache. Bryce is a Democrat and a union ironworker who's running for Congress in Wisconsin's 1st District.

Duration:00:30:38

Cathy Myers

7/13/2018
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On this episode we turn our attention to Janesville, where Democrat Cathy Myers, a teacher and school board representative, is mounting a congressional campaign in Paul Ryan's old district.

Duration:00:31:43

Matt Flynn

7/6/2018
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Matt Flynn, a Milwaukee attorney and former head of the Democratic Party of Wisconsin, discusses his campaign for governor with Jessie Opoien.

Duration:00:30:26

A tale of two Wisconsin operatives

6/29/2018
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Democratic operative Joe Zepecki and Republican operative Stephan Thompson talk to Jessie Opoien about winning, losing and bipartisanship.

Duration:00:29:52

Bonus Episode: Tammy Baldwin on her mother's opioid addiction

6/27/2018
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U.S. Sen. Tammy Baldwin speaks with Jessie Opoien about why she's sharing the story of her mother's struggle with addiction with voters.

Duration:00:26:25

Dana Wachs

6/22/2018
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State Rep. Dana Wachs, D-Eau Claire, sat down with Jessie Opoien to discuss his campaign for governor on May 24. About a month later, on the day the interview was set to air, he ended his campaign and endorsed state Superintendent of Schools Tony Evers -- but here's his interview, anyway.

Duration:00:30:34

Paul Soglin

6/15/2018
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Madison Mayor Paul Soglin, 73, talks with Jessie Opoien about why he's running for governor.

Duration:00:29:30

Here's what happened at the state Democratic convention

6/8/2018
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From Kathleen Vinehout getting fired up to Paul Soglin going on a Twitter rant, here's a rundown of everything you need to know about from the 2018 state Democratic convention.

Duration:00:19:32

Andy Gronik

6/1/2018
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This week, Jessie speaks with yet another Democratic candidate for governor. This time, it's Andy Gronik, a Milwaukee businessman who has mounted a campaign as a relative outsider to politics.

Duration:00:30:51

So what happened at the state GOP convention?

5/18/2018
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The danger of a "blue wave" eroding a Republican majority in state government, the Democratic agenda, the Trump presidency, and garter snakes: These were the things on the minds of the Republican leaders who spoke at the 2018 state GOP convention last weekend.

Duration:00:19:30