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UBS On-Air: In the Now examines the events shaping our world as they unfold, with insight and discussions you may not find anywhere else

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UBS On-Air: In the Now examines the events shaping our world as they unfold, with insight and discussions you may not find anywhere else

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English


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Washington Weekly Podcast: Presidential debates, FAA Bill, Ukraine update

5/17/2024
We preview the current calendar for US Presidential debates, unpack the FAA Bill and the implications for consumers, and share takeaways from Secretary of State Blinken’s recent visit to Ukraine. Featured is Shane Lieberman, Senior Governmental Affairs Advisor, Governmental Affairs US. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:09:53

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Washington Weekly Podcast: Israel-Hamas War, Capitol Hill roundup

5/10/2024
Following a pause of arms shipments to Israel from the US, Shane outlines what the response has consisted of and what might come next. We also cover this week’s efforts to remove House Speaker Mike Johnson from his post, along with the testimonies on Capitol Hill surrounding antisemitism across US school campuses. Featured is Shane Lieberman, Senior Governmental Affairs Advisors, Governmental Affairs US. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:14:40

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Washington Weekly Podcast: US Southern border, Middle East tour, House Speaker Johnson

5/3/2024
Our conversation covers recent developments and potential executive action surrounding the US-Mexico border, Secretary of State Blinken’s Middle East regional tour, and a motion to vacate House Speaker Mike Johnson. Featured is Shane Lieberman, Senior Governmental Affairs Advisor, Governmental Affairs US. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:12:46

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Washington Weekly Podcast: Decision ’24 Polling, Agenda for Congress, US-China relations

4/26/2024
This week we examine what national polling in currently pointing to for the race for the White House, including takeaways from this week’s Pennsylvania primary. Shane also outlines some upcoming agenda items and focuses for Congress, and shares his expectations for Secretary of State Blinken’s visit to China. Featured is Shane Lieberman, Senior Governmental Affairs Advisor, Governmental Affairs US. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:12:50

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Washington Weekly Podcast: Geopolitics roundup, Congressional aid packages

4/19/2024
In the wake of recent direct conflict between Israel and Iran, Shane recaps where the conflict stands and what the response has consisted of. We also preview a key weekend up on Capitol Hill where the House is slated to vote on legislation aimed at delivering several aid packages, with House Speaker Johnson’s future in question. Featured is Shane Lieberman, Senior Governmental Affairs Advisors, Governmental Affairs US. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:11:07

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Washington Weekly Podcast: Ukraine Aid, House Speaker Johnson, Technology export controls

4/12/2024
Our conversation revisits ongoing debate up on Capitol Hill over aid packages for both Ukraine and Israel, and what this all could potentially mean for House Speaker Mike Johnson’s tenure. We also touch on renewed bi-partisan efforts within the US Senate to stem advanced technology sharing with US adversaries. Featured is Shane Lieberman, Senior Governmental Affairs Advisor, Governmental Affairs US. Host Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:11:43

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Washington Weekly Podcast: US-China meetings, Trade policy, Ukraine aid

4/5/2024
Our conversation provides some takeaways from this week’s phone meeting between President’s Joe Biden and Xi Jinping, along with Treasury Secretary Yellen’s visit to Beijing. We also discuss where Congressional negotiations stand around an aid package for Ukraine. Featured is Shane Lieberman, Senior Governmental Affairs Advisor, Governmental Affairs US. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:10:36

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Washington Weekly Podcast: Funding Bill, Decision 2024 Polling, Baltimore & more

3/28/2024
Our conversation recaps the recently signed Government Funding Bill, and examines efforts from within the House of Representatives to remove House Speaker Mike Johnson. We also check in on what recent Presidential polls are pointing to, and discuss Federal support in response to the bridge collapse in Baltimore earlier this week. Featured is Shane Lieberman, Senior Governmental Affairs Advisor, Governmental Affairs US. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:12:58

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Washington Weekly Podcast: Israel-Hamas War, Decision 2024, No Labels

3/25/2024
Our conversation recaps the latest round of Primary results, along with a look at the prospects of a ‘No Labels’ Presidential campaign launch. We also update on recent developments surrounding the Israel-Hamas War, including Secretary of State Blinken’s visit to Israel. Featured is Shane Lieberman, Senior Governmental Affairs Advisor, Governmental Affairs US. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:13:11

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Washington Weekly Podcast: TikTok, Haiti, & Decision 2024

3/18/2024
Shane drops by UBS Studios in New York to update us on Congressional action against TikTok, the unfolding developments within Haiti, and upcoming milestones on the 2024 campaign trail, including the potential entrance of No Labels into the race. Featured is Shane Lieberman, Senior Governmental Affairs Advisor, Governmental Affairs US. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:16:01

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Washington Weekly Podcast: State of the Union, GOP Response & Super Tuesday

3/8/2024
We reflect on President Biden’s third State of the Union address, including a look at the key themes and messaging. We also update on Decision 2024 and the road ahead. Featured is Shane Lieberman, Senior Governmental Affairs Advisors, Governmental Affairs US. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:11:45

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Washington Weekly Podcast: Government Shutdown, Ukraine aid, Governor’s Summit & more

2/27/2024
As officials in Washington DC meet to negotiate an aid package for Ukraine and avert a partial shutdown of the US government, Shane discusses what’s at stake and how negotiations might progress from here. We also recap the South Carolina primary and preview upcoming milestones on the campaign trail, along with recap last week’s Governor’s Summitt at the White House. Featured is Shane Lieberman, Senior Governmental Affairs Advisors, Governmental Affairs US. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:13:19

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Washington Weekly Podcast: Geopolitics roundup, Southern border, Tax legislation

2/1/2024
Following this past weekend’s attacks in Jordan against US servicemembers, Shane discusses how and when the US will respond to Iran and what it all means for brewing tensions in the region. We also update on House GOP impeachment proceedings against Homeland Security Secretary Mayorkas, and bi-partisan Congressional legislative efforts aimed at tax breaks for businesses and children. Featured is Shane Lieberman, Senior Governmental Affairs Advisor, Government Affairs US. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:13:20

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Washington Weekly Podcast: Decision 2024, Border negotiations, Geopolitics

1/26/2024
With the 2024 campaign trail in full swing, Shane reflects on the results of the New Hampshire primary and previews what the next few weeks have in store. We also update on border negotiations within Congress and ongoing tensions in the Red Sea. Featured is Shane Lieberman, Senior Governmental Affairs Advisor, Governmental Affairs US. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:13:07

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Washington Weekly Podcast: New Hampshire preview, Taiwan, Shutdown negotiations & more

1/19/2024
Our conversation covers a range of timely topics, including takeaways from President Biden’s White House meeting with Congressional leadership, a status as to where government shutdown negotiations stand, and an update on Decision 2024 ahead of next week’s New Hampshire primary. Featured is Shane Lieberman, Senior Governmental Affairs Advisors, Governmental Affairs US. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:12:46

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Washington Weekly Podcast: Iowa preview, Capitol Hill roundup & more

1/12/2024
With what promises to be an eventful 2024 now underway, Shane Lieberman updates us on a range of negotiations taking place within Congress as it relates to government funding, the US Southern border, and foreign aid packages. We also touch on the road to the White House by previewing Monday's Iowa caucuses and recapping President Biden's recent campaign appearances. Featured is Shane Lieberman, Senior Governmental Affairs Advisors, Governmental Affairs US. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:15:48

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Washington Weekly Podcast: Year-Ahead for DC, Immigration policy, Geopolitics

12/14/2023
As 2023 winds down, we look ahead to the policy and legislative priorities of Washington DC in the year ahead, along with update on developments surrounding potential changes to US immigration policy and the scope of recent sanctions announcements by the US government. Featured is Shane Lieberman, Senior Governmental Affairs Advisor, Governmental Affairs US. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:13:50

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Washington Weekly Podcast: Decision 2024, Capitol Hill roundup

12/14/2023
We recap the final GOP debate ahead of the Iowa caucus in January and reflect on developments up on Capitol Hill as it relates to Congressional testimony of US Bank CEOs and aid for Ukraine. Featured is Shane Lieberman, Senior Governmental Affairs Advisor with Governmental Affairs US. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:10:49

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Washington Weekly Podcast: Israel-Hamas War latest, Remembering Henry Kissinger

12/1/2023
With the temporary ceasefire ended, we discuss how the Israel-Hamas War might evolve from here. We also cover some recent developments up on Capitol Hill and reflect on the legacy of late Secretary of State Henry Kissinger. Featured is Shane Lieberman, Senior Governmental Affairs Advisor, Governmental Affairs US. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:12:36

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Washington Weekly Podcast: APEC Summit, Shutdown averted, Israel-Hamas War

11/17/2023
We discuss takeaways from the APEC Summit, namely as it relates to the mending of US-China relations, the deal reached which averted a shutdown of the US government, and an update on the Israel-Hamas War. Featured is Shane Lieberman, Federal Affairs Manager, UBS US Office of Public Policy. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:12:13