Gina Raimondo on leaving Rhode Island and selling Biden's big plans
Rhode Island Report
Former governor Gina Raimondo has been a household name in Rhode Island for years. Now, as U.S. commerce secretary, she's packing her bags for Washington to help President Joe Biden deliver on his economic agenda. Ed Fitzpatrick talks to Raimondo about what she’ll miss most about Rhode Island, how she’s trying to win over Republicans in Congress, and what the U.S. should be doing about economic aggression from China. Tips and ideas? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Care Economy with Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo
Your Political Playlist
The Biden Administration has clearly made the care economy a priority: first with an investment in the American Rescue Plan, then through additional investments in child care, at-home care, and early education. After being tasked with selling the American Jobs Plan to the public, Secretary of Commerce, Gina Raimondo sits down with host, Emily Tisch Sussman to talk about how jobs, the economy, and child care are inextricably linked. Your Political Playlist connects you with diverse and unfiltered conversations with inspiring women who are making waves in politics. Host Emily Tisch Sussman brings her decades of experience at the progressive forefront to her thoughtful conversations with women at the seat of power and activism. Every week, Emily sits down to talk about new policy ideas and what women want to see from the Biden-Harris administration. Building on the activism from previous seasons Emily is continuing to bring changemakers to the table to show listeners how they can have an impact in politics. Be a part of the conversation by following us on Instagram @YourPoliticalPlaylist.
Rural Matters Bonus Brief: Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo
“The President’s Jobs Package provides enough money to make sure that every American, including everyone living in rural America, will have access to high-speed, affordable broadband.” — Gina Raimondo. Listen to our 10-minjute interview with the new Secretary of Commerce right now.
191: Sen. Alex Padilla, Commerce Sec. Gina Raimondo, Michael Knowles
The Issue Is
This week, Elex speaks with Senator Alex Padilla to hear about the Senator's first 100 days in office. Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo discusses GDP growth and being a part of the Biden Cabinet. Michael Knowles also stops by to talk government spending and the California recall election.
Gina Raimondo's Opening Statement During Commerce Secretary Confirmation Hearing
The Tomás Ávila Podcast
Gina Raimondo's Opening Statement During Commerce Secretary Confirmation Hearing Joe Biden’s nominee for commerce secretary, Gina Raimondo, delivers her opening statement before the Senate Commerce Committee. Thank you to senators Reed and Whitehouse for your friendship, support, and such kind of opening remarks. Thank you to both of you. It is an honor to come before this committee today as President Biden's nominee for the United States Secretary of Commerce. Over the past few weeks, I have enjoyed talking with many of the members, I want to thank you this morning for your time and tell you how much I appreciated hearing your insights and perspectives on the important work of the Commerce Department.--- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app
Gov. Gina Raimondo looks back at thee state’s response to the pandemic over the last six months, weighs in on what schools may look like opening up, unemployment, nursing homes, politics and more. The interview with Tim White was conducted in the state room of the R.I. State House.
This week on Newsmakers: Eyewitness News anchor Kim Kalunian conducts a year-end interview with Gov. Gina Raimondo, who reflects on the ups and downs of 2019 and reveals what she will be pushing in 2020.