24 episodes

Girl and the Gov, The Podcast strives to provide a platform for young womxn to engage with the evolving political sphere in an approachable, digestible, and accessible way. Co-hosts Sammy Kanter and Maddie Medved, will provide an inside look at the ins-and-outs of government and politics as we know it today through engaging interviews with leaders in the field and segments that address the questions everyone wants to ask but never does. In this podcast, there’s no question too stupid, no rock left unturned, and no mysterious jargon. Follow us on Social: Instagram @girlandthegovthepodcast Twitter @girlandthegov1

Girl and The Gov, The Podcas‪t‬ Maddie Medved & Sammy Kanter

    • Politics
    • 4.9 • 51 Ratings

Girl and the Gov, The Podcast strives to provide a platform for young womxn to engage with the evolving political sphere in an approachable, digestible, and accessible way. Co-hosts Sammy Kanter and Maddie Medved, will provide an inside look at the ins-and-outs of government and politics as we know it today through engaging interviews with leaders in the field and segments that address the questions everyone wants to ask but never does. In this podcast, there’s no question too stupid, no rock left unturned, and no mysterious jargon. Follow us on Social: Instagram @girlandthegovthepodcast Twitter @girlandthegov1

    When Finance Meets Politics with Delano Saporu, Founder of New Street Advisors

    When Finance Meets Politics with Delano Saporu, Founder of New Street Advisors

    It’s 10pm, do you know what the SEC is? If you don’t, that’s a-okay because this week our guest, Delano Saporu, Founder of New Street Advisors walked us through the basics of Wall Street finance and connected the dots with us to politics (ahem, SEC)....

    • 54 min
    The Congressional Black Caucus and Veterans Affairs with Former Executive Director of the CBC, Abdul Henderson

    The Congressional Black Caucus and Veterans Affairs with Former Executive Director of the CBC, Abdul Henderson

    We’re super excited about this episode and not just because we have another Tom Steyer for Prez alumni tap. We’re excited for about five million reasons, but especially because in this episode we tackle two topics we have yet to touch. Yep, that’s...

    • 1 hr 7 min
    The 411 on Voter Suppression with Brandon Upson, Founder of Amplify Action

    The 411 on Voter Suppression with Brandon Upson, Founder of Amplify Action

    It’s Wednesday and you know what that means? An amazing episode with a very special guest - Brandon Upson, Founder of Amplify Action. We had the honor of chatting with this Tom Steyer campaign alum (he was the National Organizing Director) and civic...

    • 40 min
    Photo I.D. Access and Voter I.D. Laws with Kat Calvin, Co-Founder & CEO of Project ID Action Fund

    Photo I.D. Access and Voter I.D. Laws with Kat Calvin, Co-Founder & CEO of Project ID Action Fund

    First, let us apologize for opening this episode talking about hot dogs… BUT beep, beep absolute icon coming through! That’s right this episode we were honored to speak with Kat Calvin, Co-Founder & CEO of Project ID Action Fund (and Founder and...

    • 58 min
    Police Reform & Ranked Choice Voting with Candidate for NYC Mayor, Dianne Morales

    Police Reform & Ranked Choice Voting with Candidate for NYC Mayor, Dianne Morales

    Sammy loves to call this change to the ‘voting machine’ the political version of the sorority rush. It’s called Ranked Choice Voting and when you hear how it works, she’s pretty sure you’ll agree (Maddie has rolled her eyes about ten times at this...

    • 58 min
    Biden Harris Inauguration, Public Higher Education, Sex Work & more with Elisa Crespo Candidate for NYC Council District 15

    Biden Harris Inauguration, Public Higher Education, Sex Work & more with Elisa Crespo Candidate for NYC Council District 15

    Good morning sunshines, it’s INAUGURATION DAY! It’s been a journey, but here we are. Like literally, mama we made it. We’re amped to usher this day and new administration in, but we’re also amped about the elections that are still going on. Yep - that’s...

    • 57 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
51 Ratings

51 Ratings

hashtagsinglepod ,

Should be mandatory!

Love these two incredible women that are working to destigmatize the political sphere as opaque, confusing, elite, and masculine. Super on board with them creating a space to amplify the voices of female leaders in politics. Sammy & Maddie keep it real, relatable, and fun.

CP33 ,

OOOOOOWEEEEE

So relatable for a young lady like myself to enjoy some of this political asmr.
No more getting hot and bothered but these stinky men MANsplaining politics. YUCK!! Go girls

itsbinnie ,

Finally!!!!

As a girl in her 20s it is so nice to have a place where chicks just like me talk about politics and make it easy to understand and FUN!! Must listen must subscribe must review 😋💕

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