Women and Money in Politics: Rep. Tami Gouveia & Jesse Mermell
Red Cloaks Radio
Eager for more women in government? Join Massachusetts State Representative Tami Gouveia and advocate Jesse Mermell for a frank discussion about women and money in politics. Explore ways we can support structural change to make it easier for women to run - including BIPOC, single women, and women with varying economic power. And hear why a $5.00 donation DOES matter.
Extra Innings 8: The Numbers Are There, Keep Calling - with Jesse Mermell / August 20, 2020
Red Cloaks Radio
Join members of the Boston Red Cloaks in conversation with Jesse Mermell, women's rights advocate, formerly with Planned Parenthood, and current candidate for the U.S. Congress. Learn about prior legislative efforts to repeal archaic laws in Massachusetts, and hear Mermell's advice to those working to pass the ROE Act. Why does Mermell believe we have the votes and will ultimately win the day? Listen in and find out. More about Mermell: www.jessemermell.com
Jesse Mermell, Congressional Candidate in Massachusetts' 4th District
The Electorette Podcast
Jesse Mermell, Congressional Candidate in Massachusetts' 4th District, discusses the importance of electing reproductive justice champions, her tenure as Head of External Affairs at Planned Parenthood, and how a conversation with Cecile Richards, shaped her views on electoral politics.Listen to All Episodeshttps://www.electorette.com/podcastSupport the ElectoretteRate & Review on iTunes: https://apple.co/2GsfQj4Support Electorette on Patreon for $2/month: http://bit.ly/Electorette-PatreonAlso, if you enjoy the Electorette, please subscribe and leave a 5-star review on iTunes. Also, please spread the word by telling your friends, family and colleagues about The Electorette!Want to support the Electorette so that we can bring you more great episodes? You can help us produce more episodes with just $2/per month on Patreon. Every bit helps! Patreon.com/ElectoretteWANT MORE ELECTORETTE? Follow the Electorette on social media. Electorette Facebook Electorette Instagram Electorette Twitter The Electorette is a proud member of the DemCast Network! Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices
S1E2 Jesse Mermell - Why Would Anyone Ever Run for Office?
LGOtv: Big Talk
Why would someone ever want to run for office, and how on earth do you run a political campaign during a global pandemic and a social justice re-awakening?Join Laura Gassner Otting on this episode of LGOtv: Big Talk as she interviews Jess Mermell - Congressional Candidate, Judy Garland Enthusiast, and Dog Mom. 2:04 - Who is Jesse?2:58 - Why on earth would anybody put themselves out there to run for office right now?4:03 - You have to be an optimist to be engaged in your community.6:24 - Jesse is a huge Judy Garland fan.9:42 - You are a manager, and that's a compliment.15:30 - The hardest working candidate?16:02 - How has COVID-19 affected your campaign?18:29 - That sad state of Equal Pay in the United States. 22:48 - If you were a man, how would things be different?39:03 - We need to look at every policy issue through the lens of racial justice.41:01 - Taking on Trump.43:00 - Campaigning during COVID-19.www.jessemermell.comhttps://secure.actblue.com/donate/jm-...Social LinksInstagram: @jmermellFacebook: https://www.facebook.com/Jesse4MALinkedIn: [https://www.linkedin.com/in/jesse-mer...Twitter: @jessemermell
This week on the first half of Newsmakers: Jesse Mermell, a Democratic candidate for Massachusetts’ 4th Congressional District, discusses her campaign to succeed Congressman Joe Kennedy. She is one of six Democrats who are currently in the race, along with Jake Auchincloss, Dave Cavell, Becky Grossman, Alan Khazei and Ihssane Leckey. Then on the second half, a reporter roundtable discusses the $400 million proposed Pawtucket soccer development.