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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 7, 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:

  • How has Rich put together one of the top lobbying shops in DC?
  • What was January 6th like on the Hill?
  • The impact of COVID-19 and rising inflation on the President's polling numbers & the 2022 Congressional elections 
  • Filibuster reform
  • The Electoral College Reform Act
  • The future of Build Back Better 

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