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Breaking Through with Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner (Powered by MomsRising)

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Fun. Feisty. Relevant. MomsRising Radio hosted by Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner is talk radio for moms, and for everyone who’s ever had a mom. This hour-long show is produced by We Act Radio and airs on WPWC 1480AM in Washington, DC--as well as in a podcast online at WeActRadio.com and MomsRising.org. The show is hosted by Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner, author and MomsRising Executive Director/CEO & co-founder, as an informative and entertaining exploration of the hottest issues and policies that impact real people on Main Streets across the nation everyday. Tune in to listen to lively conversation with inspiring experts, celebrities, real moms, and elected leaders as they share the inside scoop on the topics that everyone's talking about right now.

Fun. Feisty. Relevant. MomsRising Radio hosted by Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner is talk radio for moms, and for everyone who’s ever had a mom. This hour-long show is produced by We Act Radio and airs on WPWC 1480AM in Washington, DC--as well as in a podcast online at WeActRadio.com and MomsRising.org. The show is hosted by Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner, author and MomsRising Executive Director/CEO & co-founder, as an informative and entertaining exploration of the hottest issues and policies that impact real people on Main Streets across the nation everyday. Tune in to listen to lively conversation with inspiring experts, celebrities, real moms, and elected leaders as they share the inside scoop on the topics that everyone's talking about right now.

Location:

Dumfries, VA

Description:

Fun. Feisty. Relevant. MomsRising Radio hosted by Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner is talk radio for moms, and for everyone who’s ever had a mom. This hour-long show is produced by We Act Radio and airs on WPWC 1480AM in Washington, DC--as well as in a podcast online at WeActRadio.com and MomsRising.org. The show is hosted by Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner, author and MomsRising Executive Director/CEO & co-founder, as an informative and entertaining exploration of the hottest issues and policies that impact real people on Main Streets across the nation everyday. Tune in to listen to lively conversation with inspiring experts, celebrities, real moms, and elected leaders as they share the inside scoop on the topics that everyone's talking about right now.

Language:

English


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Episodes

It’s finally happening! Changing our nation for the better!

9/20/2021
On the radio show this week we cover how our nation is FINALLY changing for the better as the #BuildBackBetter agenda moves through Congress and advances paid family/medical leave, childcare for all, home- and community-based services, living wages and a path to citizenship for care and essential workers, an extended expanded Child Tax Credit, and more. We also cover Hispanic Heritage Month and the continued fight to end pay discrimination and to reach fair pay. *Special guests include:...

Duration:00:57:54

Best Of: The Persistent Power of YOUR Voice

9/13/2021
On the radio show this week we cover the persistent power of YOUR voice to help advance paid family/medical leave for everyone, universal childcare, lift our democracy, and to help build a nation where everyone can thrive! *Special guests include: Julie Kashen, The Century Foundation, @TCFdotorg; Ruth Martin, @MomsRising, MomsRising; Gloria Pan, MomsRising, @MomsRising; Lauren Hogan, National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC), @NAEYC

Duration:00:57:54

Raising Change!

9/6/2021
On the radio show this week, we cover what’s going on in the fight to finally, FINALLY build the care infrastructure that we all need (and what you can do to help make that happen!); the latest in the devastatingly bad trend of limiting access to abortion care and the recent US Supreme Court decision; hear about breastfeeding rights, the Momnibus, and the steps you can take to back up moms; and get the inside scoop from U.S. Representative Suzan Delbene about the Child Tax Credit of up to...

Duration:00:57:54

Best Of; Raising Change - Building a Child Care Infrastructure, Advancing the Child Tax Credit (CTC) & Addressing the Housing Crisis

8/30/2021
On the radio show this week we cover the MomsRising early learning and childcare month of action; how to get up to $300 per month per child through the Child Tax Credit (and how to help make it a permanent benefit); what options are available to families facing evictions and the ways in which we can address the housing crisis; and we touch base with All Our Kin about the 6 Principles to Support Family Child Care. *Special guests include: Nadia Hussain, MomsRising, @MomsRising: Olivia...

Duration:00:57:54

The Persistent Power of YOUR Voice

8/23/2021
On the radio show this week we cover the persistent power of YOUR voice to help advance paid family/medical leave for everyone, universal childcare, lift our democracy, and to help build a nation where everyone can thrive! *Special guests include: Julie Kashen, The Century Foundation, @TCFdotorg; Ruth Martin, @MomsRising, MomsRising; Gloria Pan, MomsRising, @MomsRising; Lauren Hogan, National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC), @NAEYC

Duration:00:57:54

Best Of: Momentum is Rising for a Care Infrastructure

8/16/2021
The economy, families, businesses " and the urgent need to build a care infrastructure ASAP; why home- and community-based services for people who are aging and with disabilities are critical; how to help build momentum for paid leave for all; and whats the Momnibus and how to get on board! *Special guests include: Fatima Goss Graves, National Womens Law Center, @nwlc; Nicole Jorwic, The Arc, @TheArcUS; Dawn Hucklebridge, Paid Leave for All, @PaidLeaveforAll; and Tina Sherman, MomsRising,...

Duration:00:57:57

Raising Change - Building a Child Care Infrastructure, Advancing the Child Tax Credit (CTC) & Addressing the Housing Crisis

8/9/2021
On the radio show this week we cover the MomsRising early learning and childcare month of action; how to get up to $300 per month per child through the Child Tax Credit (and how to help make it a permanent benefit); what options are available to families facing evictions and the ways in which we can address the housing crisis; and we touch base with All Our Kin about the 6 Principles to Support Family Child Care. *Special guests include: Nadia Hussain, MomsRising, @MomsRising: Olivia...

Duration:00:57:54

Best Of: How To Build Change NOW!

8/2/2021
On the radio show this week, we cover the campaign for One Fair wage, getting rid of the tipped minimum wage, and moving to a $15 minimum wage for everyone; we also cover how you can help save democracy; as well as the fight for paid leave for everyone and what you can do to help pass this national policy; and we close the show covering youth and family justice and the steps we need to take to move toward justice. *Special guests include: Saru Jayaraman, One Fair Wage, @onefairwage; Ria...

Duration:00:57:57

Momentum is Rising for a Care Infrastructure

7/26/2021
The economy, families, businesses — and the urgent need to build a care infrastructure ASAP; why home- and community-based services for people who are aging and with disabilities are critical; how to help build momentum for paid leave for all; and what’s the Momnibus and how to get on board! *Special guests include: Fatima Goss Graves, National Women’s Law Center, @nwlc; Nicole Jorwic, The Arc, @TheArcUS; Dawn Hucklebridge, Paid Leave for All, @PaidLeaveforAll; and Tina Sherman,...

Duration:00:57:54

Your Story Is Your Power For Change! #ChildTaxCredit #LoweringDrugPrices #CareInfrastructure #PaidLeaveForAll

7/19/2021
On the radio show this week, we cover how YOU can access the new Child Tax Credit benefits of up to $300 per month per child that start on July 15th; the ways in which we can push to lower prescription drug prices; how your story can help move state and national change; and the big momentum growing behind paid family/medical leave in Congress so we finally join the other 177 countries in having this critical policy. *Special guests include Elyssa Schmier, MomsRising, @MomsRising; Anne...

Duration:00:57:54

Your Story Is Your Power For Change! #ChildTaxCredit #LoweringDrugPrices #CareInfrastructure #PaidLeaveForAll

7/12/2021
On the radio show this week, we cover how YOU can access the new Child Tax Credit benefits of up to $300 per month per child that start on July 15th; the ways in which we can push to lower prescription drug prices; how your story can help move state and national change; and the big momentum growing behind paid family/medical leave in Congress so we finally join the other 177 countries in having this critical policy. *Special guests include Elyssa Schmier, MomsRising, @MomsRising; Anne...

Duration:00:57:54

How To Build Change NOW!

6/21/2021
On the radio show this week, we cover the campaign for One Fair wage, getting rid of the tipped minimum wage, and moving to a $15 minimum wage for everyone; we also cover how you can help save democracy; as well as the fight for paid leave for everyone and what you can do to help pass this national policy; and we close the show covering youth and family justice and the steps we need to take to move toward justice. *Special guests include: Saru Jayaraman, One Fair Wage, @onefairwage; Ria...

Duration:00:57:54

RISE UP: Care Economy Week of Action in the House (and your house too!)!

6/14/2021
On the radio show this week, we cover the Care Economy Week of Action in the House... the U.S. House of Representatives! We also cover how you can make a difference from your house to help build a Care Infrastructure including childcare, paid leave, home- and community-based care and services for people who are disabled and the aging, raising the minimum wage to $15 per hour, a permanent child tax credit (CTC), health care for everyone, a path to citizenship for all essential and care...

Duration:00:57:54

Best Of: Powering Up!

6/7/2021
On the radio show this week, we cover the latest with Planned Parenthoods past, present, and future; hear about the new Made to Save campaign to make sure everyone has access in an equitable way to the COVID-19 vaccine; dive into new polling that shows Democrats, Republicans, Independents and more strongly support building a Care Infrastructure ASAP; and we cover Black Maternal Health Week, historic happenings, and the changes that are needed now. *Special guests include: Alexis McGill,...

Duration:00:57:54

Big change & Big checks (Get your Child Tax Credit check!)

5/31/2021
On the radio show this week we cover the summer of paid leave; why you may be eligible for a big check via the Child Tax Credit and how to get it; how building the Care Infrastructure includes creating a path to citizenship; and we close the show in conversation with two directors of the new film, “Forget Me Not." *Special guests include: Ruth Martin, MomsRising, @MomsRising @MamasConPoder; Amy Matsui, National Women’s Law Center, @nwlc; Donna Norton, MomsRising, @MomsRising...

Duration:00:58:46

COVID Relief - Getting the Benefits & Making BIG Change!

5/24/2021
On the radio show this week we cover how to get the FCC’s new broadband benefit designed to help make the internet more affordable for those impacted by the pandemic (https://www.fcc.gov/broadbandbenefit); dive into the new “child check” via the Child Tax Credit this year and how to still get it; cover the big news about the new Care Economy Business Council of over 200 major businesses pushing for a care infrastructure; and touch on the ways in which your voice is still needed to help get...

Duration:00:57:54

#CareCantWait: Celebrating the #AmericanRescuePlan & activating for the future!

5/17/2021
O n the #radio show this week, we cover why the care infrastructure is part of our nation’s basic infrastructure — and how #CareCantWait; we dive into the power of your story; discuss how you can support the AAPI community and work to stop anti-Asian violence; and explore what’s in the #AmericanRescuePlan for families, including those in search of childcare. *Special guests include: Ai-Jen Poo, National Domestic Workers Alliance and Caring Across Generations, @domesticworkers; Justina...

Duration:00:57:54

Celebrating moms & making change! Mother’s Day Special with champion members of Congress.

5/10/2021
On the radio show this week we talk with members of Congress about the power of moms, as well as the contributes and needs of moms and families, and get tips on how you can have the biggest impact in pushing forward much needed change like finally, FINALLY building the care infrastructure that moms, families, businesses, and our economy needs to thrive. *Special guests include: U.S. Representative Debbie Dingell, @RepDebDingell; U.S. Representative Katie Porter, @RepKatiePorter; U.S....

Duration:00:57:54