What would it take to buy your vote? | First impressions of the Democratic convention | A Way with Words with Dan Darling
Carmen offers opening comments about the value of a vote. What is it worth to you to vote? Would you sell your vote? For how much? How much would someone have to pay to stop advocating for your preferred candidate? Its a more relevant conversation than you might first think. Carmen talks in this episode […]
Interview with Former Obama White House Adviser Michael Wear: DNC Convention, Faith in Politics, Abortion, more
Michael Wear worked on the Obama campaign and in the White House for faith outreach. He has the unique experience of having been involved inside politics and a presidential election. Now, he provides us with insight on the 2016 election and the DNC Convention from a faith perspective. Listen to the entire interview online, but here are […]
The Reconnect 7-28-16
Parker Hudson was at the 1968 DNC Convention, and he joins us to compare that pivotal year in our country’s history to 2016. Then, Erin Brownback, who works on the long-term messaging of the pro-family movement shares with us about the “Democrats for Life” event at the Convention vs. the message from party leadership.
The Reconnect 7-27-16
DNC Convention Day 2: CBN News Washington Bureau Chief Robin Mazyck gives us an inside view of faith at the Convention. Then, thanks to Ivanka Trump, family leave is front and center, so Courtney Reissig joins us to begin talking through the issue.
When we pray for this election
The past two weeks have been a window into American democracy. The two party system, warts and all, has been on full display for all the world to see during the party conventions. Opportunities to learn include party platforms, the candidates and the internal power dynamics of the R’s and D’s. This year, we learned that […]
The Reconnect 7-26-16
President of Citizens United David Bossie responds to attacks by Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren. Then radio host Mike Opelka updates us on the tone on the ground. We discuss if the rift between Sanders supporters and the DNC be resolved, given Sanders supporters feel with DNC “rigged” the primary in favor of Clinton. Finally, world events can make us fearful, but how do […]