Lindsey Kerr, Senior Vice President at The Messina Group, joined Simone Leeper on Democracy Decoded to discuss online political advertising. Kerr reflects on her experience working on Capitol Hill, most recently as chief of staff to Senator Amy Klobuchar, and the lack of regulations in place to monitor how individuals spend and use online political advertising. She is joined by Truman Anderson, Senator John McCain’s last chief of staff, as well as FEC Commissioner Shana Broussard, and Adav Noti, Campaign Legal Center’s Vice President and Legal Director.
“I think that lack of transparency and accountability when it comes to laws on the books for political advertising is feeding into so much confusion and lack of trust in our institutions, which is really dooming our democracy.”Lindsey Kerr, Senior Vice President, TMG
Listen to the full podcast here.