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🎧 LEVER TIME: The Battle To End Dark Money (w/ Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse)

Nov 2, 2022 Frank Cappello
On this week’s Lever Time: we explore troubling developments in this year’s secretaries of state races; interview Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) about the rise of dark money; and offer up another installment of “Pod Is Not Saving America.”
🎧 LEVER TIME: The Battle To End Dark Money (w/ Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse)

In the new episode of our  weekly podcast Lever Time, David Sirota and Andrew Perez sit down with Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.) to talk about his new book, The Scheme: How the Right Wing Used Dark Money to Capture the Supreme Court, and what’s next in the battle to end dark money — like the $1.6 billion secret donation we exposed — in politics.

In addition, David is joined by Colorado Secretary of State Jena Griswold, who also serves as the chair of the Democratic Secretaries of State Association. David and Jena discuss the slate of election-denying Republican candidates who are running to oversee their state’s elections, and why the results of this year’s secretaries of state races are so vital.

Click here for a rough transcript of the episode.

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BONUS: Lever Time Premium, our extended weekly podcast for supporting subscribers, features another installment of “Pod Is Not Saving America.” Producer Frank listened to the Pod Bros’ recent interview with former President Barack Obama about his advice for Democrats. Let’s just say it wasn’t the best advice...

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