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Political Futures Podcast with Kerwin Swint

Political Futures Podcast with Kerwin Swint

By Kerwin Swint
Keeping up with the crazy, fast moving 2020 presidential election year. From the campus of Kennesaw State University.
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Newsmaking Interview with Director of Georgia Elections Gabriel Sterling
Dr. Swint sits down with Gabriel Sterling, Chief Operating Officer of the GA Secretary of State's Office. The two discuss the voting controversies of the last two years in Georgia, involving President Trump, gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams, and Governor Brian Kemp. No sacred cows!
February 14, 2021
China Awaits: Swint and Professor John Givens Discuss America's Future in Asia
Dr. Kerwin Swint and Dr. John Givens of KSU's School of Government and International Affairs discuss the US relationship with China, the challenge facing the Biden Administration, as well as the economic issues that will determine that future.
January 13, 2021
Pre-Election Super Podcast
Dr. Swint talks with fellow KSU political scientists Dr. April Johnson, Dr. Ben Taylor and Dr. Andrew Pieper about the presidential election. The polls, the debates, the TV ads, the media coverage, the electoral strategy, and the controversies surrounding the 2020 campaign. What will happen on Nov. 3 and immediately after?
October 29, 2020
Are the Polls Wrong? Yes, claims the Democracy Institute!
Patrick Basham of the Democracy Institute discusses their polling methods, profiled in the Sunday Express in London, which has the US presidential race much closer than most polls in the media. Their polls correctly called the UK Brexit vote and the 2016 US presidential election. #2020elections #media #presidentialelection #kennesawstateuniversity #gapol
October 6, 2020
GA House Minority Leader Robert Trammell
Dr. Swint and the house Democratic leader have a spirited discussion about purple states, the changing suburbs, the passing of Justice Ginsburg, voting rights, and mail-in voting. Don't miss this one! #gapol #georgia #politics #absentee ballots
September 23, 2020
U.S. Congressman Barry Loudermilk
KSU's Dr. Swint interviews Georgia's 11th District Congressman on the world of politics in 2020, including Mail-In Balloting, Covid-19 realities, the Atlantic Monthly article on President Trump, and more on the November elections.  #AtlanticMonthly #Covid-19 #election2020 #politics #Georgia
September 9, 2020
Swint Analyzes the State of the Race
The Presidential race is taking shape. Here is an analysis on where Donald Trump and Joe Biden stand as we enter the home stretch. #elections2020 #presidentialcampaign
August 26, 2020
"DC Owl" Eric Barnard
Kennesaw State intern dishes on Capitol Hill experiences. #kennesawstate #internships #capitolhill
June 15, 2020
Swint and Pieper on the Trump vs. Biden Smackdown
Listen in as two politicos break down the strangest, most chaotic presidential election campaign in memory. 
May 20, 2020
Dr. April Johnson and the Political Psychology of a National Crisis
Dr. Johnson discusses how Americans are reacting to the Covid 19 crisis and what this means for democracy and voting in 2020
April 29, 2020
Rep. Scot Turner
A conversation with GA State Representative Scot Turner, a Kennesaw State alum, about GA politics and the Covid 19 crisis.
April 13, 2020
The Altered State of Campaign 2020
Presidential campaign grinds to a halt; the Corona virus dominates the political agenda.
April 2, 2020
Episode 4: Political Consultant Derrick Dickey
Kennesaw State alum Derrick Dickey discusses his career in state and national politics, and the current challenges with the Covid 19 crisis.
March 26, 2020
Episode 3: Interview with Dr. Ben Taylor
Biden wraps it up, while Trump Wages War with Coronavirus.
March 18, 2020
March 11 - Biden Wins Again and Covid 19 Makes Waves
After the March 10 "Mini Super Tuesday" primaries, Joe Biden is the presumptive Democratic nominee; and the Coronavirus spills into Presidential politics. 
March 11, 2020
March 4, 2020 First Podcast, Interview with Dr. Jeff Dewitt
This is the inaugural episode of the Political Futures Podcast. After Super Tuesday, the presidential campaign takes some wild turns.
March 4, 2020
March 2, 2020