Talk Business and Politics

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

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      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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      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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      Talk Business & Politics Podcast 10/02/17


      On this week’s TV edition of Talk Business & Politics: Tax cuts and the economy. Will they stoke what has already been one of the longest economic expansions in U.S. history? UA Walton College economist Mervin Jebaraj joins us to discuss. A national award created to honor the late Frank Broyles gets a new marketing push. How could it help elevate the profile even further? Rex Nelson offers his insight on this and more. It’s been 40 years since Arkansas Advocates for Children and Fam...


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      Talk Business & Politics Podcast 09.24.2017


      On this week’s TV edition of Talk Business & Politics: Sen. John Boozman. He’s recovering from major heart surgery, but the focus in D.C. is on healthcare. Why does he support the Graham-Cassidy bill to repeal Obamacare? Workforce development. Dr. Margaret Ellibee says Arkansas is prepared to provide a workforce for a major auto plant. The UA-Pulaski Tech leader sits down for a one-on-one. And we’ll fire some up and down arrows with John Brummett of the Arkansas Democ...


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      Talk Business & Politics Podcast 09.17.2017


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

      A deadline for medical marijuana applications is approaching. We’ll sit down with one of the nation’s leading experts, Brian Vicente, to discuss what happens next. Food and politics. The two go hand in hand as far as Arkansas culture is concerned. Stacy Hurst, director of the Department of Arkansas Heritage is our guest. Plus, we’ll talk politics with Lt. Gov. Tim Griffin, TB&P’s Wes Brown, Rex Nelson of the Arkansas Democr...


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      Talk Business & Politics Podcast 09.11.2017


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

      Congress returns from vacation and so does President Trump. What to expect this fall? We ask John Brummett of the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette. Ending the DACA program: it could be part of a larger immigration reform package. TB&P contributors Robert Coon and Jessica DeLoach Sabin talk politics. And there’s a new leader of the Political Animals Club. Shane Broadway joins us to discuss: Should there be an Arkansas Politics Hall ...


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       2017-09-11

      Talk Business & Politics Podcast


      On this week’s edition of Talk Business & Politics: Sen. Tom Cotton. What’s his take on Afghanistan, Confederate monuments, and perhaps most importantly, what might get done when Congress reconvenes? Economics 101. Mervin Jebaraj, interim director of the Walton College Center for Business and economic research offers his latest glimpse of the Arkansas economy and Frank Broyles economic impact on Arkansas. And, our top stories of the week. We’ll run through a mountain of big headlines as...


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       2017-08-28

      08/21/17 Pod Cast


      On this week’s TV edition of Talk Business & Politics: The passing of a Razorback legend. Former University of Arkansas football coach and athletic director Frank Broyles dies at the age of 92. We’ll examine his life and legacy with Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette sports editor Chip Souza. Cong. Steve Womack shares his thoughts on Broyles, plus the raging controversy over Charlottesville that has dominated the national debate this week. Womack also weighs in on the upcoming Con...


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       2017-08-21
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       2017-08-16

      Talk Business & Politics Podcast 08.14.2017


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

      Sen. Tom Cotton. In a wide-ranging interview on immigration, North Korea, healthcare and taxes, the senator defends his legislation and positions. On the road with Rex Nelson. Where has the Democrat-Gazette columnist been traveling lately and what’s peaked his interest? We’ll talk politics and culture, and maybe even break into an old Glen Campbell song. And we’ll go inside the numbers for a look at several other major stories o...


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       2017-08-14