Gautam Raghavan, former White House AAPI and LGBTQ liaison and current advisor to the Biden Foundation, joins the podcast to talk about his coming out story, career in public service, raising money from the AAPI community, and tips on raising a child as a gay couple. We also share our take on Yuli Gurriel’s racist gesture towards Yu Darvish, GOP budget and tax “reform,” comments from Asian-American NFL owners, and GOTV best practices.
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