48 – Sideshow Spirits + Kinkaider Brewing Co.: Cody Schmick and Vanessa Silke

Sideshow Spirits, the first legal distillery in Lincoln, Nebraska, is a destination for spirit, cocktail and elixir enthusiasts. This episode features Sideshow Spirits and Kinkaider managing partner Cody Schmick, as well as Vanessa Silke, a partner with Baird Holm LLP, an Omaha-based law firm. 

What Are We Drinking?
Sideshow Spirits – Lincoln’s first legal distillery.

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Baird Holm LLP
BCom Solutions – Production, editing and distribution of Pints and Politics
Kim Remington, Operations Manager at Parsons PR
Pints & Politics theme music by Jack Rodenburg
FUSE Coworking
Parsons Public Relations, Inc. – The leading Nebraska public relations consultant
And our guests Vanessa Silke and Cody Schmick 

47 – Lancaster County Commissioners: Deb Schorr & Rick Vest

Pints and Politics is joined by Lancaster County Commissioners Deb Schorr and Rick Vest, serving Districts 3 and 5. Join Dan Parsons as they discuss the latest issues in the community, such as jail population, broadband access and infrastructure needs – all while enjoying a Nebraska craft beer.

What Are We Drinking?
Skinny Legs IPA – White Elm Brewing Company, Lincoln

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BCom Solutions – Production, editing and distribution of Pints and Politics
Kim Remington, Operations Manager at Parsons PR
Pints & Politics theme music by Jack Rodenburg
FUSE Coworking
And our guests Deb Schorr and Rick Vest!

46 – Champion of Business: Jason Ball, President of the Lincoln Chamber of Commerce

Jason Ball has a rich history with the Lincoln community. A UNL graduate, Ball previously served as the director of business development for the Lincoln Partnership for Economic Development. Now, Ball is stepping into his new role as President of the Lincoln Chamber of Commerce. Join host Dan Parsons as he gets to know Jason Ball’s aspirations and hopes for the future of our community.

What Are We Drinking?
German-Style Kölsch – Zipline Brewing, Lincoln
Cloudlifter Hazy IPA – Zipline Brewing, Lincoln

Thanks to our sponsors and staff!
BCom Solutions – Production, editing and distribution of Pints and Politics
Kim Remington, Operations Manager at Parsons PR
Pints & Politics theme music by Jack Rodenburg
FUSE Coworking
And our guest Jason Ball!

45 – Sexual harassment allegations in the Legislature, Governor & CD1 races handicapped: ”The Nebraska Examiner”

The Nebraska Examiner is a nonprofit, independent news source dedicated to providing news important to Nebraska. This episode features Paul Hammel and Aaron Sanderford, senior political reporters at the organization. Join host Dan Parsons as the group sips local brews + chats about the news organization.

What Are We Drinking?
Aaron: Glazed Donut Milk Stout, Infusion Brewing Co. in Benson, Nebraska
Paul: Helles Creek, Kros Strain Brewing, La Vista, Nebraska

Thanks to our sponsors and staff!
BCom Solutions – Production, editing and distribution of Pints and Politics
Kim Remington, Operations Manager at Parsons PR
Pints & Politics theme music by Jack Rodenburg
FUSE Coworking

And our guests Paul Hammel and Aaron Sanderford!

44 – Commitment to the Community – Jane Raybould

From the Lancaster County Board to the Lincoln City Council, and now an upcoming election for the Nebraska Legislature – Jane Raybould has a passion for leading, listening and making changes to our local communities. I’ve had the pleasure of speaking with Jane about her goals, expectations and aspirations. 

What Are We Drinking?
Everything Has Eyes – Cosmic Eye Brewing, Lincoln

Thanks to our sponsors and staff!
BCom Solutions – Production, editing and distribution of Pints and Politics
Kim Remington, Operations Manager at Parsons PR
Pints & Politics theme music by Jack Rodenburg
FUSE Coworking
And our guest Jane Raybould!

43 – Walt Radcliffe, “Longtime Legislative Lobbyist”

Today, Pints and Politics is joined by Walt Radcliffe, a lobbyist who has worked for the Nebraska legislature since 1969. Join us as we discuss his past, his background and the differences in state legislature that he has witnessed over the years. 

What Are We Drinking?
Frame the Butcher IPA – Kinkaider Brewing
Thanks to our sponsors and staff!
Hosts Nebraska Horsemen (Nebraska Horsemen’s Benevolent and Protective Association (NHBPA))
Warhorse Gaming
BCom Solutions – Production, editing and distribution of Pints and Politics
Kim Remington, Operations Manager at Parsons PR
Pints & Politics theme music by Jack Rodenburg
FUSE Coworking
Parsons Public Relations, Inc. – The leading Nebraska public relations consultant
And our guest Walt Radcliffe!