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Episode 7: All Things Elections

11/5/2018
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Tammy Patrick and Linda Lindberg explain the vote counting process from Election Day through the certification of results, including absentee and provisional ballots.Read More

Duration:00:28:48

Episode 6: All Things Elections

10/24/2018
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The Electronic Registration Information Center has member states sharing data to create more accurate and complete voter registration lists across the country. Read More

Duration:00:26:32

Episode 7: The Infrastructure Debate – A Discussion with Former Senator Henry Cisneros

10/15/2018
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Listen in to hear former San Antonio Mayor and Housing and Urban Development Secretary Henry Cisneros discussed a variety of infrastructure and economic development issues.Read More

Duration:00:28:00

Episode 5: All Things Elections

10/3/2018
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This month’s podcast focuses on projections made about the coalition President Trump built in 2016 and how other demographic factors might affect the upcoming elections.Read More

Duration:00:26:07

Episode 6: The Infrastructure Debate – Congress and the Gas Tax

8/23/2018
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Discussing Chairman Shuster’s recently released infrastructure plan, and the outlook for bipartisan progress in Congress. Read More

Duration:00:24:23

Episode Five: The Infrastructure Debate – Water Infrastructure

7/26/2018
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Jake Varn discusses with expert guests how Boil Water Advisories are a stark reminder of the state of our nation's infrastructure and how vital systems are often severely neglected.Read More

Duration:00:25:18

Episode 4: All Things Elections

7/10/2018
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Suspected meddling during the '16 presidential election led to a designation of elections as critical infrastructure. Two DHS officials discuss the system today.Read More

Duration:00:28:25

Episode Four: The Infrastructure Debate – Tolling

7/2/2018
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Darrin Roth of the American Trucking Associations and Joe McAndrew of the Greater Washington Partnership join Jake and Michele Nellenbach to discuss the pros and cons of tolling. Read More

Duration:00:23:42

Accountability for Higher Education Institutions

6/29/2018
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Currently, just two-fifths of first time full time students graduate from college with a bachelors degree in four years. Is there a need for oversight and accountability of higher education institutions?Read More

Duration:00:09:37

Episode 3: All Things Elections

6/7/2018
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Dr. Eitan Hersh breaks down how campaigns use data, media platforms, and why we should be skeptical about the power and potential of data analytics for persuasion.Read More

Duration:00:24:06

Episode 3: The Infrastructure Debate – Houston and the Infrastructure of Flooding

5/15/2018
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We discuss Houston and the infrastructure of flooding with Carol Haddock, Director of Houston’s Department of Public Works and Engineering.Read More

Duration:00:26:47

Episode 2: All Things Elections

5/2/2018
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This month we talk about the voting experience at the polls and the BPC/MIT Election Lines Program with guest Dr. Charles Stewart.Read More

Duration:00:18:35

Episode 2: The Infrastructure Debate – Permitting

4/19/2018
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On this episode of The Infrastructure Debate, Jake and Andy bring together a builder and an environmentalist to discuss their positions on permitting and environmental reviews.Read More

Duration:00:25:29

#12 Do Immigrants Commit More Crimes?

3/30/2018
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A recent Trump administration report pointed to federal prison data to suggest that immigrants commit crimes at higher rates than native-born Americans. Read More

Duration:00:31:34

Episode 1: The Infrastructure Debate

3/22/2018
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Listen to BPC's newest monthly with infrastructure experts discussing all sides of the issues. BPC experts analyze the Republican and Democratic reactions to the Trump Infrastructure plan.Read More

Duration:00:25:25

AEIC: A Conversation with Christopher Guith

3/20/2018
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Christopher Guith of the U.S. Chamber’s Global Energy Institute sat down with BPC’s Brad Townsend to talk competitiveness and technology innovation. Read More

Duration:00:41:04

Episode 1: All Things Elections

2/22/2018
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We talk to Missouri Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft about voter registration modernization in his state.Read More

Duration:00:18:35

Training Health Professionals to Combat Obesity

12/15/2017
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Dr. William Dietz and Lisa Howley join BPC's Joann Donnellan to provide an overview of the educational competencies and what they could mean to those struggling with obesity.Read More

Duration:00:17:26

Behind the Scenes with the Former Public Trustees: A Follow Up Interview on Social Security and Medicare

11/20/2017
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The former public trustees for Social Security and Medicare, Chuck Blahous and Bob Reischauer, follow up on their work analyzing the financial status of the programs. Read More

Duration:00:41:35

The State of Social Security and Medicare

10/18/2017
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BPC led a discussion on where retirement policy stands and where it is headed. The former public trustees of Social Security and Medicare trust funds will offer an assessment of the state of these important programs. Read More

Duration:00:36:49