WELCOME TO THE PARTY
Chair Jaime Harrison breaks down some of the biggest issues facing America today with the people who are fighting to address them.
The Democratic National Committee has launched a new podcast, “Welcome to the Party.” Each episode, DNC Chair Jaime Harrison talks to an influential member of the party about leadership and the ways Democrats across the country are delivering for the American people. Chair Harrison will also highlight the work that is being done by volunteers, local elected leaders, and races to watch.
“ ‘Welcome to the Party’ is just that, a celebration of Democratic values and another avenue for us to reach even more Americans to show just how effectively Democrats are delivering for them. From conversations about the future of voting rights to hearing from parents about the expanded Child Tax Credit, we will tackle some of the biggest issues facing America today with the people who are fighting to address them. This isn’t just a podcast, it’s a party.” Jaime Harrison
Episode 6: Alex Padilla & the California Recall election
DNC Chair Jaime Harrison and Senator Alex Padilla discuss the California Recall Election and the importance of honoring and celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month.
Episode 5: Elizabeth Warren & People-First Policy
DNC Chair Jaime Harrison and Senator Elizabeth Warren discuss the specific policies Democrats are championing to deliver for working families. Then, Jaime interviews Joy from North Carolina to learn about how the expanded Child Tax Credit has helped her family.
Episode 4: Keisha Lance Bottoms & How Georgia Voters Made History
On this week’s episode of “Welcome To The Party,” DNC Chair Jaime Harrison and Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms talk about her role as DNC's vice chair of civic engagement and voter protection, how Georgia turned the tide in the last election, and getting their kids back to school. Plus, you’ll hear from Colorado Secretary of State Jena Griswold—the youngest elected Secretary of State in the U.S.—about the critical role Secretaries of State play in our elections.
Episode 3: Cory Booker & The Call To Service
On this week’s episode of “Welcome To The Party,” DNC Chair Jaime Harrison and Senator Cory Booker have a deep conversation about friendship, service, and the challenges facing our country today. Plus, guest Frank Leone, a Virginia-based voting rights advocate, talk about the upcoming election in Virginia and Republican attempts to curb voting rights.
Episode 2: Julián Castro & The Fight To Protect Voting Rights
DNC Chair Jaime Harrison speaks with Julián Castro and the Texas Democratic Party’s Voter Protection Director Rose Clouston about our fight to protect and expand voting rights in Texas and nationwide—plus how our listeners can get involved.
Episode 1: Beto O'Rourke & The Fight To Protect Voting Rights
On the debut episode of 'Welcome To The Party,' DNC Chair Jaime Harrison speaks with Beto O'Rourke and DNC Voter Protection Director Reyna Walters-Morgan about our fight to protect and expand voting rights in Texas and nationwide—plus how our listeners can get involved.