Aberdeen native and former South Dakota United States Senator Tom Daschle has been featured on a podcast talking about his life in politics and the state of South Dakota. Daschle took part in an in depth interview on the “Pro Politics Podcast” hosted by Democrat pollster Zac McCrary. Daschle served as a senator from South Dakota from 1987 to 2005, during which time he served as both minority and majority leader. He lost his seat to current U.S. Senator John Thune. Daschle now works as a lobbyist with the law firm Baker, Donelson et al.