Talk Business and Politics

Business and Political discussion from Little Rock and around the state of Arkansas.

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      Talk Busiess & Politics Podcast 12.10.2017


      On this week’s TV edition of Talk Business & Politics:

      From the state capitol, tax reform, highways, and the 2018 election landscape. State Sen. Bart Hester, R-Cave Springs, joins us for a conversation. There’s a new candidate in the race for Congress. Meet Gwen Combs. Plus, could there be more surprises in the near future? And the business of college sports. It was the topic of conversation on the hill this week in Fayetteville. Paul Gatling with the Northwest Arkansas Bus...


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      Talk Business & PoliticsPodcast 12.03.2017


      On this week’s TV edition of Talk Business & Politics:

      Sen. Tom Cotton to the CIA? Is it rumor or reality, and what could it do to the 2018 election cycle? TB&P contributors Jessica DeLoach Sabin and John Burris weigh in. Remember Judge G. Thomas Eisele. Former U.S. Attorney Conner Eldridge discusses the late federal judge’s legacy, plus he offers his take on the Mueller investigation and possible legislative indictments. And, it was a tough season for Razorback football. It was...


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      Talk Business & Politics Podcast 11.26.2017


      On this week’s TV edition of Talk Business & Politics:

      On this week's agenda, federal tax reform is front and center. Analysts say it's deficit busting, but State Chamber Chief Randy Zook says it will boost American businesses.

      Sexual misconduct dominates the national political conversation. KATVs Janelle Lilly and Arkansas Advocates' Tamika Edwards offer their perspectives.

      And who had the bigger earnings quarter, Walmart or Tyson Foods? Talk Business and Politics' W...


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      Talk Business & Politics Podcast 11.19.2017


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      Jeff Long out as the University of Arkansas Athletic Director. What happened and what happens next?  We'll talk politics with Rex Nelson and Shane Broadway. 2018 is shaping up to be a banner year for campaigning. What predictions do these political animals have?  And we'll crawl through the results of the Arkansas poll with University of Arkansas Professor Janine Perry.


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      Talk Business & Politics Podcast 11.12.2017


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      Returning from China and Japan. Mike Preston, executive director of the Arkansas Economic Development Commission, has returned from an Asian trade mission. What may be the fruit from this latest labor? Tax reform grabbed headlines in the national news this past week, but so did health care, guns and more. We’ll talk politics with two Democratic candidates for Congress -- Hayden Shamel in the Fourth District and Paul Spencer in t...


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       2017-11-13

      TalkBusiness & Politics Podcast 11.05.2017


      On this week’s TV edition of Talk Business & Politics:

      A roundup of poll numbers from our latest Talk Business & Politics-Hendrix College Poll. Where do the governor and Arkansas’ two senators stand with voters? Dr. Jay Barth of Hendrix College offers his analysis of our latest poll results.  In our political roundtable, contributors John Burris and Jessica DeLoach Sabin talk Trump, tax cuts, and more.


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       2017-11-06

      Talk Business & Politics Podcast 10.30.2017


      On this week’s TV edition of Talk Business & Politics: New polling numbers from TB&P and Hendrix College. What is President Donald Trump’s approval rating in Arkansas and do voters think the country and the state are headed in the right or wrong direction? Mervin Jebaraj, economist with the Walton College offers insights on the economy, Amazon, and Chinese investments in Arkansas. State Sen. Jim Hendren offers his take on the latest poll results, plus he updates us on tax reform and his...


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       2017-10-30

      TalkBusiness & PoliticsPodcast 10.22.2017


      On this week’s TV edition of Talk Business & Politics:

      Donald Trump picks another fight; Sen. Cotton is at the center of speculation; and Little Rock responds to Amazon. TB&P's Wes Brown and Rex Nelson of the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette talk politics. There’s a lot changing on the health care front, faster than you can keep up with on most days. Arkansas Department of Human Services director Cindy Gillespie talks Medicaid, Arkansas Works, and federal health care. And welcome to Ar...


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       2017-10-23

      Talk Business & Politics Podcast 10.16.2017


      On this week’s TV edition of Talk Business & Politics:

      Congressman French Hill. What’s in store for tax reform? And is the Trump drama distracting Washington D.C.? Two major forces come together in a unique alliance. UAMS interim chancellor Stephanie Gardner and Baptist Health CEO Troy Wells talk healthcare. Plus, Arkansas Democrat-Gazette columnist John Brummett unveils what he thinks the NRA is up to in the wake of the latest uproar.


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       2017-10-16

      Talk Business & Politics Podcast 10/09/17


      On this week’s TV edition of Talk Business & Politics: Sen. Tom Cotton. He offers his thoughts on Iran, North Korea, tax reform, gun laws, and health care. The tragedy in Las Vegas. We’ll get Sen. Cotton’s thoughts on this, plus Democratic Party of Arkansas Chairman Rep. Michael John Gray and State Rep. Charlie Collins debate gun freedom and control. They’ll also offer their thoughts on developments surrounding General Improvement Funds in the wake of new controversies and a Supreme Cou...


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       2017-10-09