Last week, ABA’s President and CEO Susan Neely joined CBS’s Chief White House Correspondent Major Garrett and Political Director Steve Chaggaris on the most recent episode of “The Takeout”podcast. Each week Major and Steve share a meal with a mover and shaker to discuss current political news and draw back the curtain on Washington.

Susan was the first Association CEO on the podcast and gave an overview of why industries need associations and their historical background. Susan, Major and Steve also explored tax reform, recycling, beverage innovation and much more. You can listen or watch below.

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11/24: The Takeout

CEO of the American Beverage Association Susan Neely says advocacy in Washington isn't as swampy as you think it is. CBS News chief White House correspondent Major Garrett and CBS News Political Director Steve Chaggaris join Neely for lunch at the University Club in Washington, D.C.

As part of “Takeout Outtake Especial,” Major and Steve get to know Susan on a more personal level, as they discuss her favorite book, movie (and tv show – Game of Thrones!) and music.

Catch this special part of the podcast here