20 Best Lobbying Podcasts of 2021

3 years ago

Are you wanting to learn more about lobbying ? Well you’ve come to the right place. This is a curated list of the best lobbying podcasts of 2021.

We have selected these podcasts for a variety of reasons, but they are all well worth a listen. We tried to select a variety of podcasts across the spectrum from hosts with a wide breadth of experience.

We are always keen to hear your feedback, if we have missed a podcast, tweet us @MagazineWelp and we will check it out!

Best Lobbying Podcasts 2021

With thanks to ListenNotes, Crunchbase, SemRush and Ahrefs for providing the data to create and rank these podcasts.

Lobby Land

  • Publisher: Daniel Womack
  • Total Episodes: 15

Lobby Land is a podcast about lobbying and Texas politics. Who are lobbyists? How do they do their jobs? How did they get into lobbying and in some cases, how did they get out? What works and what does not when talking to elected officials, staff and others? This is a podcast about the people whose lives are in and around the Texas political space. From campaigns to boardrooms to the capitol and everywhere in between, we will be interviewing lobbyist and those that work in Texas politics about these and other topics. Hosted by Daniel Womack, with contributions from Stephanie Simpson, Lobby Land will introduce you to personalities, experiences, history and occasionally a lesson in navigating politics. Through these conversations you will meet, and get to know better, some of the most interesting individuals working in Texas government. Welcome to Lobby Land!!!

Rules of the Game: The Bolder Advocacy Podcast

  • Publisher: Bolder Advocacy
  • Total Episodes: 29

Nonprofits are important advocates on issues critical to every community, but sometimes the rules and regulations of advocacy can be barriers to entry. In Rules of the Game, Bolder Advocacy attorneys at Alliance for Justice use real examples to demystify these laws to help 501(c)(3) and 501(c)(4) nonprofits be bolder advocates, whether holding elected officials accountable, educating candidates, engaging voters, or lobbying for policy change.

Big Presentations

  • Publisher: Mike Gibson
  • Total Episodes: 34

Whether you are presenting a simple update, introducing a new idea, selling a product, requesting additional resources, or lobbying for a top position, The Big Presentations Podcast will equip you to stand and speak with well-prepared, well-practiced confidence.


  • Publisher: McDermott+Consulting
  • Total Episodes: 150

McDermott+Consulting exclusively serves the health industry with one-stop policy and lobbying services supported by data analytics and reimbursement, coding, coverage and quality reporting knowledge. The Healthcare Preview offers listeners a quick rundown of what to expect each week in the Washington world of healthcare policy. Join Emma Zimmerman and Rodney Whitlock as they discuss congressional activity, the latest legislative and regulatory updates, and what you should be paying attention to. And join us in the Health Policy Breakroom, our newest podcast series, for a deep dive into health care policy topics and why they matter. With each episode, you’ll hear from different members of our team on different issues that we hope you’ll find interesting and valuable. Have questions? Send us an email! To learn more, please visit our website at www.mcdermottplus.com

Black Civics

  • Publisher: Black Civics
  • Total Episodes: 5

Black Civics is an educational broadcast dedicated to supporting the ADOS community through podcasts, videos and courses that will elevate our civic awareness. This will include focusing on understanding ADOS history in America, civics lessons on local and national government, modern day policy, Lobbying and letter-writing among other topics.

Don’t IEP Alone.

  • Publisher: Lisa Lightner
  • Total Episodes: 108

I attend IEP meetings for a living and you just can’t compete with that level of crazy.This is the only podcast dedicated to helping parents navigate the IEP process.Warning: I’ve been told I have a Philly accent. I don’t hear it. Also, I curse. It’s something I’m working on as far as personal development. So please don’t be put off. I’m trying.Inspired by her own son with disabilities, Lisa Lightner is an award-winning blogger and advocate. She has previously worked for her county’s Arc and has served on the Boards of Directors for several disability organizations. Currently, she is her county’s chairperson for the Right to Education Task Force, a federally decreed group set up in 1971 to ensure that all children in Pennsylvania had the opportunity to an education. When not attending IEP meetings with families or lobbying in Harrisburg and DC for disability rights, she can be found on the web at her IEP advice blog, A Day in our Shoes. She is known for her practical, realistic and implementable advice for parents.

NFA Talk

  • Publisher: Canada’s National Firearms Association
  • Total Episodes: 34

This is NFA Talk the show that talks about guns and gun rights. Keeping you up to date with what’s currently going on from the newest guns, promotions and events plus how we are lobbying for your rights

14th & G

  • Publisher: Mehlman Castagnetti Rosen & Thomas
  • Total Episodes: 81

Dean Hingson lets you in on what’s happening at the intersection of politics and business. Each week Dean sits down with political influencers and experts to discuss the latest from Capitol Hill and across DC. 14th & G has been produced since 2017 by Mehlman Castagnetti Rosen & Thomas, one of Washington, D.C.’s leading lobbying firms.

School Stuff

  • Publisher: Tim Taylor
  • Total Episodes: 2

An interview podcast discussing current issues facing small school districts. Host Tim Taylor, the director of the Small School District Association, is joined by leaders in the fields of education, legislation, and lobbying in order to highlight and spread awareness on all things “small schools.”

Stokes and Folks

  • Publisher: Spencer Stokes
  • Total Episodes: 20

Join your host Spencer Stokes as he sits down with folks from many different backgrounds to discuss a variety of different things! Spencer Stokes is the President of Stokes Strategies, a lobbying firm in Salt Lake City, Utah. He brings a wealth of experience and knowledge, having worked in politics for over thirty years. The topics will be diverse, and the folks will be numerous. We are sure there will be something everyone loves about Spencer Stokes and his folks.


  • Publisher: Steve Garcia
  • Total Episodes: 8

POLITICAL REVOLUTION economics, people, power, politics, voting, wealth inequality, media, voting, corruption, lobbying, democracy, capitalism, populism, nationalism, war, public apathy, Geopolitics, ignorance, taxes, healthcare, banking, oil cartel, elite ruling class, millitary industrial complex, prison industrial, border crisis, kids in Cages, genocide, international drug cartels.

Feminist Futures

  • Publisher: Wallis Grant
  • Total Episodes: 8

Feminism imagines a better future for the world – one where power is shared equally and people are not discriminated against for being who they are. But as an individual, the path to getting there can often seem unclear or overwhelming. Whose policies are going to tackle the climate crisis best? Who should I be lobbying to improve abortion access? How can I help get better pay for carers? In this podcast series hosted by Wallis Grant, Feminist Futures explores not just what we want the future to look like but how we get there and what we can do to drive forward change. Exploring a different topic each week, with the help of experts from each field, this podcast will show how we can achieve a more equal and liberated society, one step after another.

American Justice Center Washington

  • Publisher: A New World
  • Total Episodes: 20

Lobbying Capitol Hill wage growth, credit markets, inflation, and economic resources for fair public policies. Opportunities for socio-economic stability proper legislative affairs for the American people. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/dal6/support

The Autistic Reality Podcast

  • Publisher: Alec Frazier
  • Total Episodes: 37

The Autistic Reality Podcast, hosted by author, disability advocate, and journalist Alec Frazier, focuses on policy and pop culture from the perspective of the Disability community. Autistic Reality is an advocacy firm specializing in public policy, training, public relations, and education. We have a number of services including lobbying, speaking at public events, photography, event planning, and instruction, among others.

NFIB California

  • Publisher: NFIB California
  • Total Episodes: 10

Together, NFIB and small business owners advocate for the independence of small business. NFIB’s lobbying efforts are strongest when supported by the real voices of business owners. Whether you want to take action by using an email action alert, speaking to the media, or testifying before a committee, NFIB offers the tools and support to make your voice heard.

Mainstreet Politics with Daniel Bonham

  • Publisher: State Representative Daniel Bonham
  • Total Episodes: 18

Daniel is the youngest of six children born to John and Joyce Bonham. Having moved to Tigard when he was a year old, Daniel graduated from Tigard High School in 1995, before attending Linfield College in McMinnville. Daniel met his wife Lori and they began their family the same year he graduated Linfield with a Bachelor’s degree in Business in 1998. During college, Daniel started his first business as a painting contractor and was also able to study abroad at the University of Costa Rica for a semester. Upon graduating from Linfield, Daniel acquired employment from Evergreen International Aviation in McMinnville. Evergreen exposed Daniel to significant business opportunities that took him around the world and offered substantial experience in Washington DC engaging in the political process. While at Evergreen Daniel served as the Director of Sales and Marketing, where he was actively involved in contract negotiations, pricing/cost analysis, temporary operational assignments, human resource management and training, company sale/acquisition, joint venture opportunities, litigation and lobbying. In 2006, Daniel left Evergreen and joined RB Rubber as a Sales Manager, before purchasing Maupin’s Stoves and Spas in 2007. Since purchasing Maupin’s Stoves & Spas, Daniel has joined the Hearth Patio & BBQ Association and has served as a regional director on the Oregon HPBA affiliate board of directors. In 2014, Daniel attended the HPBA Government Affairs program in Washington DC. The government affairs program was a week-long intensive training program designed to enhance the overall lobbying efforts of the industry with the current agenda of keeping wood stoves and gas fireplaces efficient and affordable. The move to The Dalles in April of 2007 was a move home for Lori. Jennifer and Jack were both able to attend Dry Hollow – the same elementary school as Lori had attended. Outside of work, Daniel has enjoyed coaching soccer, basketball and baseball over the years, most recently serving as the 8th grade boys basketball coach at The Dalles Middle School. The Bonham family attends the Alliance Church in Hood River and has participated in Mission trips to Guatemala and Thailand. Daniel has also volunteered his time serving on The Dalles city budget committee and Urban Renewal budget committee. In 2014, Daniel and Lori rejuvenated The Dalles Booster Club where they were able to raise over $100,000 in two years enhancing the high school athletic experience to the student athletes. Daniel’s breadth of experience in business and life will enable him to effectively serve and advocate for the residents of District 59. His desire and passion for helping people in conjunction with his business acumen will make him the leader that District 59 needs and deserves.

The Albany Update with Jason McGuire

  • Publisher: New Yorkers for Constitutional Freedoms
  • Total Episodes: 28

Jason McGuire serves as the executive director of New Yorkers for Constitutional Freedoms (NYCF). Founded in April 1982, NYCF has spent decades serving as a statewide lobbying organization on behalf of the Empire State’s evangelical Christian community. The Albany Update podcasts offer weekly insight and information pertaining to the New York State Legislature from a distinctly Christian perspective. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/albanyupdate/support

Chamber Voice of Business Podcast

  • Publisher: Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce
  • Total Episodes: 74

The Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce is committed to growing business and building community. The chamber provides numerous opportunities for businesses to build new contacts throughout the area. As the voice of business, both big and small, government relations and lobbying for legislation that benefits business is a priority. Recruiting and working with new businesses helps to maintain a viable community. And through building a stronger community, broadening educational opportunities and maintaining a high quality of life, a quality workforce will continue to grow. The Rogers-Lowell Area Chamber of Commerce is accredited by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, and is one of only 113 chambers of commerce nationwide to be awarded the highest level of accreditation, five stars. The Chamber strives for a vision of quality, growth and opportunity for the community. Daily, the Chamber’s seeks to fulfill the mission: to be the voice of business, to promote and initiate responsible economic growth, and to address community challenges in the Rogers and Lowell area, and the region.


  • Publisher: Mickey Koke
  • Total Episodes: 4

My brother Brian & I have been religiously following the Padres & their system since the mid-2000’s. We were born into Padres fanaticism. Some may know me as a former writer for Friarhood, or Through The Fence baseball (currently); in which we’d been one of the bigger advocates lobbying for a Petco Park fence modification. In addition to other contributions on a myriad of other platforms across the blogosphere. With our experience in writing, championing causes, we’ll attempt to bring you All Things Padres, inspiring thought-provoking discussions, as we welcome you to our KokeCast, AmpliFriar.


  • Publisher: Tariq Kha’juan Shabazz
  • Total Episodes: 2

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