I hosted a panel for MAKERS about the Democratic Primaries and chatted with Lydia Polgreen, Editor-in-Chief, HuffPost and Brittany Shepherd, National Politics Reporter, Yahoo News, about the electability of the candidates.
A Georgia Election Official Defends New Voting Law
Amid ongoing backlash, Georgia election official Gabriel Sterling defended the state’s controversial voting law, telling Katie about “disinformation around the bill” that’s being used for “economic blackmail.” He claimed the new bill, which tightens voting restrictions, “doesn’t really move the needle that much,” later adding that new rules around drop boxes and absentee ballot deadlines […]
A Walmart Pharmacist Explains How Walmart is Making the COVID Vaccine Accessible to Their Customers
I had the privilege of speaking with Jane, a pharmacist at a Walmart in Texas who is working tirelessly to get her customers vaccinated against Covid-19. A reminder that you can get your Covid-19 vaccine (if you’re eligible) at your local Walmart or Sam’s Club — it’s safe and will keep you and others around […]
Steven Yeun Makes History as First-Ever Asian American Nominated for Best Actor Oscar
This year’s 2021 Oscar nominations made history on several fronts, with two women nominated in the Best Director category — Chloé Zhao and Emerald Fennell — and Steven Yeun becoming the first Asian American actor to be nominated in the Best Actor category. Zhao, who picked up six nominations for her film “Nomadland,” is also the first woman […]