Welcome to PNWcurrents, NPI’s podcast. Presented in a panel format and hosted by Caya Berndt, this show brings together thinkers, activists, elected representatives, and topical experts from Washington, Oregon, and Idaho to have constructive conversations about local and regional politics, policy, major issues, and ideas that impact the Pacific Northwest.
Below you’ll find a player and summary for each episode. Open the dedicated page for each episode to read the transcript. If you have comments or questions about the show, including ideas for future episodes, please send them to us! We’d love to hear from you.
Summary: Joan McCarter of Daily Kos, Kari Chisholm of Mandate Media, and Crystal Fincher of Fincher Consulting joined NPI’s Caya Berndt to discuss what’s been happening in our region’s statehouses on a host of issues, from pandemic recovery to climate justice to police accountability.
Release Date: June 21st, 2021 Recorded: June 6th, 2021