Former CEO and Chairman of Starbucks, Howard Schultz, has been making headlines while he explores a run for the White House as an Independent. He joins the podcast in the first of two parts to discuss his potential bid.

The killing of a University of the South Carolina female student by a man claiming to be her Uber driver has prompted a nationwide ride-sharing safety campaign. We speak to University of South Carolina President Harris Pastides on his campaign called "What's My Name" and "The Car Coach" Lauren Fix about precautions people should take when using ride-sharing apps.

Plus, commentary by  Chief Strategist for Hillary Clinton presidential campaign and Managing Director of The Stagwell Group Mark Penn.