55 episodes

The Facts About PACs Podcast is the #1 PAC podcast in America. The program is produced for the National Association of Business Political Action Committees (NABPAC) and each weekly episode includes a recap of the association's latest activities, actionable intelligence for the PAC community, and an interview with a featured guest. Show host Micaela Isler is the Executive Director of NAPBAC.

Facts About PACs Podcast National Association of Business Political Action Committees

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    • 5.0 • 12 Ratings

The Facts About PACs Podcast is the #1 PAC podcast in America. The program is produced for the National Association of Business Political Action Committees (NABPAC) and each weekly episode includes a recap of the association's latest activities, actionable intelligence for the PAC community, and an interview with a featured guest. Show host Micaela Isler is the Executive Director of NAPBAC.

    Ep 55 with Lauren Newhouse of Dogwood Public Affairs

    Ep 55 with Lauren Newhouse of Dogwood Public Affairs

    Many firms are suddenly asking if now is the time to start a PAC?  Or reinvigorate the PAC they already have? Micaela Isler and Adam Belmar are joined by Lauren Newhouse of Dogwood Public Affairs - a leading expert when it comes to doing both of those things. Lauren shares the considerations that must be made before you get started.

    SHOW NOTES:
    Business of Politics Show Ep 3: Inside Business PACs: A Critical Source of Direct Campaign Funding with Micaela Isler, NABPAC

    Lauren Newhouse, Owner, Dogwood Public Affairs

    • 15 min
    Ep 54 Top 5 Questions

    Ep 54 Top 5 Questions

    Micaela Isler and Adam Belmar are joined by Amie Adams and David Schild as they break down the top 5 questions ever PAC Manager should be asking right now.

    • 21 min
    Ep 53 Political Science for PAC Managers

    Ep 53 Political Science for PAC Managers

    What does the latest political science research tell us about the future of employee-funded and trade association PACs? Amie Adams, President of Dunn Associates, and David Schild, Founder and Managing Partner of Three Rivers Strategies join host Adam Belmar for a bonus episode with Princeton University Political Science Professor Zhao Li.  

    • 25 min
    Ep 52 Professional Development with Amie Adams and David Schild

    Ep 52 Professional Development with Amie Adams and David Schild

    A special episode of the #1 PAC podcast in America as Amie Adams, President of Dunn Associates, and David Schild, Founder and Managing Director of Three Rivers Strategies join host Adam Belmar to define and explain the professional powers of PAC Managers. 

    • 24 min
    Ep 51 Adrienne Marks, PAC Director, Global Government Relations, VISA

    Ep 51 Adrienne Marks, PAC Director, Global Government Relations, VISA

    In episode 51 of the Facts About PACs Podcast, Micaela Isler and Adam Belmar are joined by Adrienne Marks from VISA.  Adrienne is responsible for managing Visa's Political Action Committee, civic engagement, regulatory compliance at the federal and state level, and corporate diversity & inclusion initiatives.

    • 21 min
    Ep 50: Internal Dynamics of Business PAC Fundraising

    Ep 50: Internal Dynamics of Business PAC Fundraising

    Princeton University Assistant Professor of Politics and Public Affairs, Zhao Li, Ph.D., explains her research published in the  American Political Science Review, “How Internal Constraints Shape Interest Group Activities: Evidence from PACs.”  In this episode, a fascinating discussion about what evidence exists to account for how a PAC's contribution allocation across politicians from both parties affects employees' willingness to contribute to their employee-funded PAC. 

    • 25 min

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12 Ratings

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A must for PAC practitioners!

Having worked in the PAC and Government Relations industry for more than a decade, I’ve found the Facts about PACs podcast to be the most comprehensive, entertaining, and useful resource out there for PAC managers and their teams. A must listen to stay in the know on tips, best practices, and latest trends.

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Insightful, topical updates on employee funded PACs

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