How to Be a Modern Democrat — and Win

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Gina Raimondo is one of just 15 Democratic governors in the country. (Gina Raimondo/Flickr)

Season 7, Episode 25

This week on Freakonomics Radio: Gina Raimondo, the governor of tiny Rhode Island, has taken on unions, boosted big business, and made friends with Republicans. She is also one of just 15 Democratic governors in the country. Would there be more of them if there were more like her?

To find out more, check out the podcasts from which this hour was drawn: “How to Be a Modern Democrat — and Win” and “Ten Ideas to Make Politics Less Rotten.”

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