Eye on Potatoes: A Podcast on All Things Potatoes

Growers Invade D.C. to Stand Up For Potatoes

February 28, 2020 Season 1 Episode 7
Eye on Potatoes: A Podcast on All Things Potatoes
Growers Invade D.C. to Stand Up For Potatoes
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Eye on Potatoes: A Podcast on All Things Potatoes
Growers Invade D.C. to Stand Up For Potatoes
Feb 28, 2020 Season 1 Episode 7
Eye on Potatoes

Famed political commentator Charlie Cook joins the podcast prior to his Potato D.C. Fly-In remarks to talk about importance of direct advocacy for membership-based organizations like NPC, and to look into his crystal ball to forecast Super Tuesday and the 2020 race for the Democratic Party’s nomination for president.

NPC President Britt Raybould and Vice President of Legislative and Governmental Affairs RJ Andrus sit down to talk about the role of growers and allied industry partners in advocating for policy priorities that could impact family farms for decades. 

Finally, NPC CEO Kam Quarles looks back on a successful 2020 Potato D.C. Fly-In week that elevated the industry’s issues among decision makers on Capitol Hill and throughout the Administration.      

Guests: 

  • Charlie Cook, editor and publisher of The Cook Political Report and columnist for the National Journal 
  • NPC President Britt Raybould
  • NPC Vice President of Legislative and Governmental Affairs RJ Andrus
  • NPC CEO Kam Quarles
Show Notes

Famed political commentator Charlie Cook joins the podcast prior to his Potato D.C. Fly-In remarks to talk about importance of direct advocacy for membership-based organizations like NPC, and to look into his crystal ball to forecast Super Tuesday and the 2020 race for the Democratic Party’s nomination for president.

NPC President Britt Raybould and Vice President of Legislative and Governmental Affairs RJ Andrus sit down to talk about the role of growers and allied industry partners in advocating for policy priorities that could impact family farms for decades. 

Finally, NPC CEO Kam Quarles looks back on a successful 2020 Potato D.C. Fly-In week that elevated the industry’s issues among decision makers on Capitol Hill and throughout the Administration.      

Guests: 

  • Charlie Cook, editor and publisher of The Cook Political Report and columnist for the National Journal 
  • NPC President Britt Raybould
  • NPC Vice President of Legislative and Governmental Affairs RJ Andrus
  • NPC CEO Kam Quarles
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