An Updated Look At Unemployment In Wisconsin, The Youth Vote In 2020

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The secretary of Wisconsin’s Department of Workforce Development joins the show to talk about unemployment in the state amid the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic. And we discuss the importance of young voters this election cycle with a researcher and a political strategy manager.

Featured in this Show

  • What's Happening With Wisconsin's Unemployment System

    Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development Secretary Caleb Frostman joins us to talk about what’s happening with unemployment claims in the state.

  • How Young People Could Impact The 2020 Election

    Voters in the United States between the ages of 18 and 29 have historically turned out in lower numbers compared to other age groups. That could change during the 2020 election season. We’ll talk to national and state-based organizers about the role young people could play now and in the future.

Episode Credits

  • Rob Ferrett Host
  • J. Carlisle Larsen Producer
  • Sarah Hopefl Technical Director
  • Caleb Frostman Guest
  • Abby Kiesa Guest
  • Maya Neal Guest