Facing the Future

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Trustees’ Warning: Time Running Out

April 24th, 2019

Chase is joined on the show by Marc Goldwein, senior vice president for the Committee for a Responsible Federal Budget, Concord Coalition Executive Director Bob Bixby and economist Diane Lim. They discuss the recently published Social Security and Medicare Trustees' Reports, as well as the nation's economy, work force development and the need for fiscally responsible growth policies during the latest 'Economist Mom' segment.

Health Care Rx: Transparency, Competition and Choice

April 17th, 2019

Chase is joined on the show by Concord Coalition Executive Director Bob Bixby and Joe Antos, the Wilson H. Taylor Scholar in Health Care and Retirement Policy at the American Enterprise Institute. They discuss the nation's health care system and potential reforms to help reduce cost growth.

Fiscal Therapy with Bill Gale

April 10th, 2019

Chase is joined on the show by Concord Coalition Executive Director Bob Bixby, economist Diane Lim and Brookings Institution Senior Fellow Bill Gale for the next "Economist Mom" segment. They discuss Gale's newly published book "Fiscal Therapy" and the plan he outlined to put our nation on a more sustainable, forward-looking fiscal path.

Political Persuasion: Tradition and New Tech

April 3rd, 2019

Chase is joined on the show by New Hampshire Institute of Politics Executive Director Neil Levesque and political strategist Dante Vitagliano. They discuss the New Hampshire Primary, presidential candidates, campaign strategies, voter priorities, fiscal policy and more.

Health Care Spending and ‘Medicare for All’

March 27th, 2019

Chase is joined on the show by Concord Coalition Executive Director Bob Bixby and Policy Director Josh Gordon. They discuss the nation's health care system and the concept of Medicare for All.

Money, Campaigns and Fiscal Reform

March 20th, 2019

Chase is joined on the show by professor Lawrence Lessig and attorney Jim Merrill. They discuss political process reform, like campaign finance and ranked-choice voting, and what the election process is like for presidential candidates and voters during the New Hampshire Primary.

Trump’s Budget: Rosy or Realistic?

March 13th, 2019

Chase is joined on the show by Concord Coalition Executive Director Bob Bixby and economist Diane Lim for the next "Economist Mom" segment. They discuss President Trump's fiscal year 2020 budget proposal.

An Academic Perspective

March 6th, 2019

Chase is joined on the show by Wayne Lesperance, vice president of academic affairs and professor at New England College, and Stephan Unger, a professor of economics and business at Saint Anselm College. They discuss what issues matter to younger Americans, the importance of political and civic engagement by college students, the New Hampshire Primary, the fiscal policy of other nations and more.

Tax Refunds, Health Spending and the Debt Limit

February 27th, 2019

Chase is joined on the show by Concord Coalition Policy Director Josh Gordon, Executive Director Bob Bixby and economist Diane Lim. They discuss recent trends in health care costs and then jump into the next "Economist Mom" segment to talk taxes and the pending debt limit.

On the Trail

February 20th, 2019

Chase is joined on the show by political correspondent Paul Steinhauser and Concord Coalition New Hampshire State Director Tyler Sweeney. They discuss the candidates running for president in 2020 and the New Hampshire primary.