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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

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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United States

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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


Episodes

Washington Weekly Podcast: Latest Primaries, Geopolitics and more

9/16/2022
We recap the latest and last round of primary races ahead of the November mid-term election, discuss a variety of geopolitical developments and more. Featured is Shane Lieberman, Federal Affairs Manager, UBS US Office of Public Policy. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:12:46

Washington Weekly Podcast: US Midterms, Geopolitics Roundup and more

9/8/2022
Our conversation explores what the polls are pointing to as we get closer and closer to Election Day in November, and the implications to key domestic policy matters. We also touch on some recent geopolitical developments, including the prospects for a new Iran nuclear deal and an upcoming meeting involving President Putin of Russia and Premier Jinping of China. Featured is Shane Lieberman, Federal Affairs Manager, UBS US Office of Public Policy. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:13:40

Washington Weekly Podcast: Student loan forgiveness Special edition

8/30/2022
Following recent developments surrounding student loan forgiveness here in the US, my guest outlines what we know, the road ahead and the notable implications. Plus, thoughts around how this all might be impacted by the outcome of the midterm elections. Featured is Shane Lieberman, Federal Affairs Manager with the UBS US Office of Public Policy. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:12:47

Washington Weekly Podcast: Taiwan visit, Climate and Spending Bill, PACT Act and more

8/3/2022
Our conversation outlines the agenda in Asia of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, the latest on the climate and spending bill being forwarded by Senate Democrats, developments surrounding the PACT Act and more. Featured is Shane Lieberman, Federal Affairs Manager, UBS US Office of Public Policy. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:17:29

Washington Weekly Podcast: Middle East trip, CHIPS Bill, Climate policy, Primaries and more

7/22/2022
Our conversation offers takeaways from the recent visit to the Middle East by President Biden, including stops in Israel and Saudi Arabia. We also cover key legislative initiatives, namely the CHIPS Bill and climate policy, an update on the 2022 primary races across the US and more. Featured is Shane Lieberman, Federal Affairs Manager, UBS US Office of Public Policy. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:16:40

Washington Weekly Podcast: Gun control, Summit of the Americas and Jan 6 hearings

6/15/2022
Our conversation outlines bi-partisan efforts in motion to address gun control, offers some takeaways from the recent Summit of the Americas and updates on the progress of the Jan 6 hearings. Featured is Shane Lieberman, Federal Affairs Manager, UBS US Office of Public Policy. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:15:44

Washington Weekly Podcast: US primaries, NATO membership, UFOs and more

5/19/2022
Our conversation recaps the latest round of primary races, examines the prospects of Sweden and Finland membership into NATO, outlines the latest with the Russia-Ukraine War, and covers a recent Congressional hearing into UFOs. Featured is Shane Lieberman, Federal Affairs Manager, UBS US Office of Public Policy. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:17:19

Washington Weekly Podcast: Roe vs Wade, US primaries, Ukraine aid and more

5/9/2022
Our conversation examines the fallout of the recent SCOTUS opinion leak on Roe vs Wade and the potential implications, takeaways from the first round of US primary elections, the latest on Ukraine Aid and more. Featured is Shane Lieberman, Federal Affairs Manager, UBS US Office of Public Policy. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:12:35

Washington Weekly Podcast: US economy, Student debt relief, Ukraine Aid and more

4/29/2022
Our conversation outlines reflections from the Biden administration on the state of the US economy in the wake of the disappointing GDP print, previews potential upcoming moves by the administration to address student debt, and covers the latest within Ukraine. Featured is Shane Lieberman, Federal Affairs Manager, UBS US Office of Public Policy. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:11:01

Washington Weekly Podcast: Gun control, Title 42, SCOTUS, Russia-Ukraine War and more

4/13/2022
Our conversation outlines the gun control plan delivered by President Biden, developments surrounding Title 42 and the US southern border, the confirmation of Ketanji Brown Jackson to the US Supreme Court, the latest on the Russia-Ukraine war and more. Featured is Shane Lieberman, Federal Affairs Manager, UBS US Office of Public Policy. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:15:16

Washington Weekly Podcast: 2023 budget proposal and tax implications, Combatting inflation and more

4/1/2022
Our conversation outlines the 2023 budget proposal set forth by the Biden administration, steps being considered in order to combat inflation, the latest developments surrounding the Russia-Ukraine War and more. Featured is Shane Lieberman, Federal Affairs Manager, UBS US Office of Public Policy. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:14:51

Washington Weekly Podcast: NATO Summit takeaways, Iran nuclear deal, SCOTUS hearings and more

3/24/2022
Our conversation brings you up to speed on the latest developments surrounding the Russia-Ukraine War, including takeaways from the NATO summit and next-steps, plus we also provide some highlights from the SCOTUS confirmation hearings of Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson. Featured is Shane Lieberman, Federal Affairs Manager, UBS US Office of Public Policy. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:14:46

Washington Weekly Podcast: Russia-Ukraine War, Fed nominations, Daylight savings and more

3/16/2022
Our conversation brings you up to speed on the latest developments surrounding the Russia-Ukraine War, takeaways from US-China talks on North Korea missile tests, the status of key Fed nominations and Daylight Savings legislation. Featured is Shane Lieberman, Federal Affairs Manager, UBS US Office of Public Policy. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:16:37

Washington Weekly Podcast: Eastern Europe, State of the Union, Voting maps and more

3/9/2022
Our conversation brings you up to speed on the latest developments surrounding the Russian invasion into Ukraine, including the implications of the oil embargo announced by the US. We also touch on takeaways from the recent State of Union address of President Biden and a ruling from the Supreme Court on congressional voting maps. Featured is Shane Lieberman, Federal Affairs Manager, UBS US Office of Public Policy. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:16:39

The Geopolitical Landscape: A fireside chat with Admiral Jonathan Greenert

2/23/2022
Our conversation focuses on the rapidly evolving developments within Eastern Europe, and the implications of them to the broader geopolitical landscape. We also cover recent Russia and China relations, the role of foreign policy in the 2022 US midterm elections and more. Featured is Admiral Jonathan Greenert, member of the UBS Americas Advisory Council. Admiral Greenert, served in the US Navy for more than 40 years, having retired in 2015 as a four-star admiral. In his final active-duty role...

Duration:00:35:18

Washington Weekly Podcast: Eastern Europe, Congressional trading and more

2/17/2022
Our conversation brings you up to speed on the latest developments surrounding Russia and Ukraine, the COVID-19 mandate protests in Canada, the ability for members of Congress to engage in securities trading, and more. Featured is Shane Lieberman, Federal Affairs Manager, UBS US Office of Public Policy. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:15:42

Washington Weekly Podcast: Electoral Count Act, Redistricting, Eastern Europe and more

2/7/2022
Our conversation outlines bi-partisan efforts to overhaul the Electoral Count Act, the latest developments surrounding Eastern Europe, a state-specific redistricting update with national implications and more. Featured is Shane Lieberman, Federal Affairs Manager, UBS US Office of Public Policy. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:13:33

Washington Weekly Podcast: SCOTUS, Russia, Build Back Better 2.0 and more

1/31/2022
Our conversation touches on the announced retirement of Associate Justice Breyer, the latest on tensions within Eastern Europe, the prospect for Build Back Better 2.0 more. Featured is Shane Lieberman, Federal Affairs Manager, UBS US Office of Public Policy. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:16:10

Washington Weekly Podcast: President Biden press conference, Capitol Hill developments and more

1/24/2022
Our conversation offers takeaways from the press conference held by President Biden, the latest developments from up on Capitol Hill, the latest US-Russia talks, the SCOTUS ruling on vaccine mandates and more. Featured is Shane Lieberman, Federal Affairs Manager, UBS US Office of Public Policy. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:14:44

Washington Weekly Podcast: Voting rights, Dr. Fauci testimony and Russia talks

1/21/2022
Our conversation focuses on the prospects for voting rights legislation, the recent Congressional testimony of CDC Director Walensky and Dr. Fauci, and recent US-Russia talks. Featured is Shane Lieberman, Federal Affairs Manager, UBS US Office of Public Policy. Host: Daniel Cassidy

Duration:00:09:44