Danielle Kurtzleben

Danielle Kurtzleben appears in the following:

Women 'Running Unapologetically As Themselves'

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Many women veterans are running for Congress, but they are campaigning on more than their combat experience. Their messages suggest the way women are running for office is changing.


Is The Record Number Of Women Candidates A 2018 Blip — Or A Lasting Trend?

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

The number of women candidates has smashed multiple records this year. So experts are asking if 2018 will fundamentally change what it takes to get women to run.


The Women's Wave: Backlash To Trump Persists, Reshaping Politics In 2018

Monday, September 24, 2018

A big gender gap threatens the GOP in November, as the energy of the women's marches the day after Donald Trump took office has been sustained by Democratic women invested in the midterms.


Why Aren't More Women In Office? Even Within Parties, There's Big Disagreement

Thursday, September 20, 2018

A new poll finds that men and women — particularly within the Republican party — differ greatly on why more women haven't been elected to office, or even whether there are enough women in office.


Trump Is On Voters' Minds In Virginia's 10th District

Friday, August 31, 2018

In a swing House district in Virginia, President Trump is top of mind among voters ahead of the midterm elections.


Electing More Women Would Change Congress (But Not Make It More Bipartisan)

Friday, August 10, 2018

There's a common stereotype that women lawmakers are more bipartisan in their work than men. But as record numbers of women run for Congress, a new study says that's not true.


It's Official: Record Number Of Women Nominated For House Seats In 2018

Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Record numbers of women were already running in House primaries. Now, a record number of women have secured nominations from the two major parties to appear on ballots in November.


What You Need To Know About The Democratic Socialists Of America

Thursday, July 26, 2018

The group has watched its membership grow more than sevenfold in three years, and New York congressional candidate Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has pushed the group even further into the limelight.


Episode 854: The New Socialists

Friday, July 20, 2018

Socialism was political poison in the U.S. for decades. Now it's gaining ground. Who are these new socialists? And what do they want?


Getting To Know The DSA

Thursday, July 19, 2018

The Democratic Socialists of America have gotten new visibility with the primary victory of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in New York. They're benefiting as energy on the political left grows.


Episode 852: Two Summer Indicators

Friday, July 06, 2018

Two stories from our Indicator team. One province in China makes many of the world's flags. It's a unique window on global trade. And we find out why so few teenagers are working summer jobs.


Life As A Young Woman Candidate: Fending Off 'Older Men' And Being An Outsider

Monday, July 02, 2018

This year's wave of women candidates could reshape a Congress that is overwhelmingly old and male. But these women face multiple hurdles, from doubts to being hit on by voters


This Year Many Women Under 30 Are Running For Congress

Friday, June 29, 2018

28-year-old Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's upset primary victory over a leader of the Democratic Party this week is part of a trend of women under 30 running for Congress this year.


Why Teen Employment Numbers Are Down

Friday, June 29, 2018

We look at the reasons why the number of teenagers looking for summer jobs has dropped over the past few decades.


MoviePass / Fail?

Friday, June 22, 2018

If you pay MoviePass 10 dollars a month, you can go to the movies every day. Great for customers, but hard on a company's bottom line. Today on the show, what's the plan, MoviePass?


When Retirement Advice Went Viral

Friday, June 22, 2018

America faces a retirement crisis, as most people aren't on track to have enough saved by the time they retire. We talk to the inventor of the 401(k) about how it was all supposed to work.


Teenage (Employment) Wasteland

Thursday, June 21, 2018

The teen summer job is a vaunted tradition...one that is fading. Today's teenagers just aren't working as much as their forebears. And that could have serious implications for America's labor market.


Gettin' Giggy With It

Friday, June 15, 2018

Despite the proliferation of apps like Lyft, TaskRabbit, and Uber, a new report found no growth in people primarily doing this kind of work. Here's how the "gig economy" is and isn't changing.


Trading Spaces

Thursday, June 14, 2018

The New York Stock Exchange — that bastion of American capitalism — owes its existence to two dozen men, a buttonwood tree, and a coffee shop. Today on The Indicator: the history of Wall Street.


Dude, Where's My Trade War?

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

One way to think of President Trump's trade policy is as a sort of soap opera. Today, we catch you up on the latest dramatic twists and also answer a big, looming question: are we in a trade war?