Senate Service as a Millennial – Hans Zeiger
Hans Zeiger left Grad-School to take on a State House incumbent in his home district. His 29-vote win margin set him on a course that now puts him in the center of important debates within the Washington State Senate. Millennials are having a growing impact within state legislatures and Hans joins us today to talk about what that means to him.
I first got to know Hans while we both studied undergrad at Hillsdale College. Since graduating, Hans has done remarkable work and emerged early as aa distinguished alumnusand fantastic elected official.
Our conversation on the podcast today tracks that road and we get to break down some of the major lessons he’s learned along the way. They’re all lessons I think you’ll enjoy and benefit from! He’s got some fantastic advice and has learned a great deal during his time in office.
What You’ll Learn about Hans and being a Millenial Senator In This Episode:
[00:00] Podcast Introduction
[03:13] Hans Zeiger’s Background
[16:15] Necessary work ethic for Victory
[20:40] Deciding whether to run for office
[30:30] Navigating a winning campaign
[33:15] How to handle family obligations while in office
[41:40] What are the biggest surprises in your role as an elected official?
[44:05] What excites you most about being a State Senator in Washington State?
[49:06] Where can people find you online?
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