On Wednesday, July 12, 2017, CNN contributor Angela Rye will launch weekly podcast show called “ON 1 with A. Rye.” Rye is an attorney and the CEO of IMPACT Strategies, a political advocacy firm in Washington. The first episode will feature Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA).
“I heard a lot of feedback from viewers and followers asking for a platform where they could keep the conversation going beyond a commercial break or 140 characters,” Rye stated in a June 29 release.
The podcast will be available on iTunes, TIDAL, SoundCloud, and Spotify.
“On 1 will give me the opportunity to engage with people from every corner of the country, and allow us to honestly address the pressing political, racial, and pop culture questions of the day together.”
Rye has served as the Executive Director and General Counsel to the Congressional Black Caucus from and was a senior advisor and at the House Committee on Homeland Security. Rye is a graduate of the University of Washington and Seattle University School of Law.