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The Political Life - from campaigns to capitols and everywhere in between. A show about the people whose lives are immersed in the political world, and how they got there. Politicians, lobbyists, pollsters, and business people. If they're on the show, they're living the political life.

Hosted by Jim O'Brien, The Political Life introduces you to the personalities and "day in the life" experiences of some of the most interesting and dynamic individuals in the field. 

Jan 21, 2022

This week on the show we welcome back Rich Gold, who is a Partner at Holland & Knight, and the leader of the firm’s Public Policy and Regulation team.

In this episode, we cover a number of topics:

  • The impending release of the latest Federal lobbying firm revenue figures
  • Filibuster reform and the voting rights act - where does Congress go from here?
  • Why Speaker Pelosi is talking about "Chunks" of Build Back Better
  • What the wave of Democratic retirements from Congress means for the party's chances in the 2022 elections 

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