The Bipartisan Backstory

Can real bipartisanship exist in today’s political climate? The spirit of bipartisanship is alive and well in Washington. Congress is finding common ground on the most pressing challenges facing our country. The Bipartisan Backstory features Members of Congress who work across the aisle for the good of the country. We aim to tell their stories and hear lessons learned during their time in office.


Episode One: Rep. Derek Kilmer (D-WA)



Episode Two: Reps. Josh Gottheimer (D-NJ) and Tom Reed (R-NY)



Episode Three: Rep. Raul Ruiz (D-CA)



Episode Four: Rep. Jack Bergman (R-MI)



Episode Five: Mark Strand, President of the Congressional Institute



Episode Six: Rep. Lisa Blunt Rochester (D-DE)



Episode Seven: Rep. Darin LaHood (R-IL)



Episode Eight: Rep. Anthony Brown (D-MD)