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An Honorable Profession: a podcast that features rising Democratic leaders. They share their personal stories, and discuss ways to restore trust in government, as well as sanity in politics, in an insane era.

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Oct 10, 2019

Host Ryan Coonerty talks with Maricopa County (AZ) Recorder Adrian Fontes, who is working to make elections more voter-centric in the nation's 3rd largest voting jurisdiction after surprising himself in 2016 by running for office - and winning.


Sep 26, 2019

Host Ryan Coonerty talks with Ian Kahn, who played General George Washington on AMC's Turn and who is now dedicating himself to American politics and supporting the renewal of political leadership in the model of General Washington and the historic forefathers of democracy.


Sep 12, 2019

Host Ryan Coonerty talks with Nevada Assemblymember Daniele Monroe-Moreno about her work to reform prisons, address maternal mortality and women's need to be heard by their doctors, and how her childhood and early career influence the work she does now.


Aug 29, 2019

Nevada Attorney General Aaron Ford talks with host Ryan Coonerty about his journey from poverty to the AG's office, his work to help working class families, and what candidates need to do to win in Nevada in 2020


Aug 13, 2019

Host Ryan Coonerty speaks with former Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe about confronting white nationalism & structural racism, and helping his state to heal after the tragic events of Charlottesville two years ago.