BlueJean Nation’s Mike McCabe is considering a run for governor. The possibility sprang up when 190 community leaders across the state to signed a letter drafting the WORT volunteer to run. On this Democracy Checkup we hear about Mike’s travels across the state, far from the halls of the capitol.
In this week’s Democracy Checkup, Blue Jean Nation’s Mike McCabe talks about the failed election strategies of today’s politicians. He says instead of going to the same old playbook, elected officials need to do more to connect with voters.
The University of Wisconsin men’s basketball team has won more NCAA Tournament games than any other team. Mike McCabe of BlueJean Nation believes their success comes from five pillars: humility, passion, unity, servant-hood, and thankfulness. In this commentary, McCabe explains why government officials at the state capitol could take a cue from the leadership of […]
Who’s running for governor? That’s a question many are asking as we approach the 2018 gubernatorial race. Governor Scott Walker is seeking reelection… but against who? So far only one candidate has thrown his hat in the ring. But a WORT volunteer might be jumping in as well. There is a movement […]
According to Mike McCabe, the powerful and privileged have always found honesty inconvenient. But in the age of radio and television, they’ve found a way around that. In this commentary, McCabe goes through the three steps that led us to the era of fake news.
Mike McCabe says the media coverage of political races are unbearably exacerbating. In this week’s Democracy Checkup, McCabe explains why citizens are craving new politics and better journalism when it comes to elections.