The League of Women Voters Berkeley, Albany, Emeryville Podcast
The BAEcast team Garrick-Smalley, Adena-Ishii, & Garrett-Bowers-Dodd

The BAEcast team Garrick-Smalley, Adena-Ishii, & Garrett-Bowers-Dodd having too much fun.

Adena Ishii – Co-host,  Garrick Smalley – Co-host,
Caroline Champlin – Engineer / Editor,
Andrew Kodama – Equipment Manager / Music

Episode 5 September 27, 2018: 16:49 minutes
League news: The meeting to discuss Berkeley Measures O&P.
The league positions on Albany and Emeryville Measures. An interview with Ruby MacDonald on Prop 13 reform. Volunteer opportunities.

Episode 4 August 29, 2018: 30:47 minutes
League news and events: Including a fascinating interview with Adena Ishii about the recent National League Convention in July. And a look at Propositions 1 through 6. League positions on the propositions can also be found at
Sign Up to be a election season volunteer

Episode 3 August 8,2018: 11:44 minutes
Check out the most updated list of events on our calendar:
Read more about the candidates and measures that passed & failed at:
Read about Adena Ishii’s reflection on the League of Women Voters National Convention
Interested in getting involved? Have questions or feedback? Email at

Episode 2 June 21, 2018: 11 minutes. Introduction to what the League is.
League News:The Juneteenth gathering, the new League Board, Assembly Bill AB813 Renewable Energy, National Letter against Border wall, Going to the LWV National Convention.
Opportunities for Engagement: Membership Team Coordinator, Communication Team Coordinator, Eblast Coordinator.
Laws and Measures Time: Primary Election Results, including candidates.

Our first Podcast! Episode 1 May 16, 2018: 18 minutes. Introduction to what the League is. League News, and Calendar. Volunteer Opportunities. Laws and Measures Time: The League positions on State propositions and measures. Then a deeper  dive on propositions 68, 69, and 70. and Voter’s Edge.

The BAEcast crew at work

The BAEcast crew at work