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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


Episodes

Best of: Building Back Better NOW!

11/29/2021
On the radio show this week, we cover the transformational changes in the Build Back Better package, how it needs to move through Congress ASAP, and how if passed as written now: Working people will finally have four weeks of paid family/medical leave, child care bills will be cut in half for most families, free pre-school will be open to every three- and four-year old, 35 million families will receive the fully refundable Child Tax Credit, access to high-quality home care will be expanded...

Duration:00:57:58

MOMentum!! Build Back Better on the move!

11/22/2021
On the radio show this week, we celebrate the Build Back Better Act passing the U.S. House and the Pump Act passing too! Change is in motion! Find out how you can help push the Build Back Better Act — which cuts childcare costs, has free Pre-K, paid family/medical leave, and home- and community-based services and more — over the finish like in the US Senate! And, also hear how radio is made, as well as about a new book, The Priviatazion of Everything, that covers why privatization hurts us...

Duration:00:57:58

Best Of: Its finally happening! Changing our nation for the better!

11/15/2021
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:00:57:22

Building Back Better NOW!

11/8/2021
On the radio show this week, we cover the transformational changes in the Build Back Better package, how it needs to move through Congress ASAP, and how if passed as written now: Working people will finally have four weeks of paid family/medical leave, child care bills will be cut in half for most families, free pre-school will be open to every three- and four-year old, 35 million families will receive the fully refundable Child Tax Credit, access to high-quality home care will be expanded...

Duration:00:57:58

Best Of: Building Power: #CareCantWait!

11/1/2021
On this radio show we cover Juvenile Justice Month and the importance of getting police out of schools and counselors in schools; the movement to build a care infrastructure, including paid family/medical leave, childcare, maternal health, home-and community-based services, and living wages and a path to citizenship for care workers; the importance of childcare so parents can work, children can thrive, and childcare workers can earn living wages; and finally we cover the importance of paid...

Duration:00:57:57

BEST OF: SUPERHEROES IN OUR NATIONS CAPITOL & SUPERSTARS MOVING CHANGE

10/25/2021
On the radio show this week we hear about champions in Congress, in film writing, and around us " and find out what we each can do to help build a nation where everyone can thrive! We also hear whats happening with the reconciliation bill and how your voice can add up with others to help pull our nation forward. *Special guests include: Congresswoman Jackie Speier, @RepSpeier; dream hampton, award-winning filmmaker and author, @dreamhampton; Congresswoman Madeleine Dean, @RepDean; and...

Duration:00:57:59

Building Power: #CareCantWait!

10/18/2021
On this radio show we cover Juvenile Justice Month and the importance of getting police out of schools and counselors in schools; the movement to build a care infrastructure, including paid family/medical leave, childcare, maternal health, home-and community-based services, and living wages and a path to citizenship for care workers; the importance of childcare so parents can work, children can thrive, and childcare workers can earn living wages; and finally we cover the importance of paid...

Duration:00:57:54

Best Of: Rising Power, Moving Change!

10/11/2021
On the radio show this week, we cover the week of childcare action as Congress considers a proposal for childcare for all; the latest with the Womens Health Protection Act; the rising power of the AAPI vote; and what happens when the Vice President of the United States of America visits your home. *Special guests include: Nina Perez, MomsRising, @MomsRising; Sara Outterson, Center for Reproductive Rights, @ReproRights; Varun Nikore, AAPI Victory Alliance, @aapialliance; and Jamie Davis...

Duration:00:57:54

Superheroes in Our Nations Capitol & Superstars Moving Change

10/4/2021
On the radio show this week we hear about champions in Congress, in film writing, and around us " and find out what we each can do to help build a nation where everyone can thrive! We also hear whats happening with the reconciliation bill and how your voice can add up with others to help pull our nation forward. *Special guests include: Congresswoman Jackie Speier, @RepSpeier; dream hampton, award-winning filmmaker and author, @dreamhampton; Congresswoman Madeleine Dean, @RepDean; and...

Duration:00:57:54

Rising Power, Moving Change!

9/27/2021
On the radio show this week, we cover the week of childcare action as Congress considers a proposal for childcare for all; the latest with the Womens Health Protection Act; the rising power of the AAPI vote; and what happens when the Vice President of the United States of America visits your home. *Special guests include: Nina Perez, MomsRising, @MomsRising; Sara Outterson, Center for Reproductive Rights, @ReproRights; Varun Nikore, AAPI Victory Alliance, @aapialliance; and Jamie Davis...

Duration:00:57:54

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