Idiotville #126: Interview with Kristy Gnibus - Candidate for PA-16th Congressional District
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Marty, Brent, and Ted Brogan are joined in-studio by candidate for the PA-16th Congressional District, Kristy GnibusKristy talks about her life, including her diagnosis of cancer at the age of 20, and how that affected her at that age and how things changed for her, and how her insurance has changed through the years. This has driven her to run for office and she explains how!She also explores the ins and outs of campaigning in a COVID world, and how she made the pivot from an old-school door-to-door style run to a mostly social media style campaign, as well as addressing her busy lifestyle, and things that she would attempt to do in a freshman term. These things include more than just re-naming buildings and agreeing with the sitting president on social meida. Kristy also talks to us about how 2018's "Year of the Woman" in the House and Senate influenced her run for White Mike's seat and how she's handled some comments from people who've said particularly nasty things to and about her.We wrap up the show with some rapid fire questions! ***Disclaimer: we all made donations to the Gnibus campaign before this interview, but that did not influence the candidate coming on our show in any way.*** Do you feel like you aren't getting enough Idiotville? Check out our Patreon for BONUS CONTENT at Patreon.com/idiotvillepodcastThe Beer Segment: Psuedo Sue single hopped IPA from Toppling Goliath Brewing Co. This is a different one, a lighter IBU, but a drinkable beer. Kristy lets us know how she got into IPAs and craft beers, and how she changed her tastes over time. We gave this a 3.5/5 (c) 2020 Idiotville Podcast Universe. This content may not be used without written permission of Idiotville Podcast Universe, Inc. and is specifically embargoed for use by any political party or PAC without compensation.================================================================================www.idiotvillepodcast.buzzsprout.com www.patreon.com/idiotvillepodcast - It's back!================================================================================Our theme song is composed and performed by Warehouse 11: Guitars by Brian Blake, drums by Dave Blake, bass by Chris Owochttps://www.facebook.com/Warehouse11Band/ http://www.warehouseelevenband.yolasite.com/================================================================================www.idiotvillepodcast.comwww.facebook.com/idiotvillepodcastinstagram: idiotvillepodcastTwitter: @BrentNLibery, @TheRealJakeNew1, @Dill_spears, @TedBrogan2, @MartyBalawkayidiotvillepodcast@gmail.comJoin our Facebook group! Support the show (http://Patreon.com/idiotvillepodcast)
Congress is full of lawyers, but there is a definite shortage of teachers! In this You Should Run Podcast, Kristy Gnibus talks about how she wants to bring her teaching experience to the House of Representatives as she takes on incumbent Congressman Mike Kelly in Pennsylvania. We talk about what motivated her to run for office, the challenges of running for Congress during this pandemic, what views are missing in Washington, and why YOU should run for office too. Listen, subscribe, and consider running for office yourself in 2020, 2021, and beyond!
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Kristy Gnibus is a teacher, blogger and candidate for U.S. Congress and through past challenges she's chosen to be a positive force in her community and believes connecting with others is more important than competition.