March 8, 2017 – Arsenal For Democracy Ep. 172

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Topics: What the heck is going on in Syria these days? Who is Trump adviser Sebastian Gorka and which wing of Hungarian politics does he come from? People: Bill and Nate. Produced: March 6th, 2017.

Episode 172 (52 min):
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March 1, 2017 – Arsenal For Democracy Ep. 171

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Topics: What does it mean to engage with the Democratic Party in 2017? How can you leverage Dems within the two-party system? People: Bill, Greg, and fellow Blue Hen Paul Blest. Produced: Feb 27th, 2017.

Episode 171 (40 min):
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Short episode this week due to a UD women’s basketball game.

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Feb 15, 2017 – Arsenal For Democracy Ep. 169

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Topics: Protests and health reform debates in Idaho; Black History Month 2017. People: Bill, Sarah, and De Ana. Produced: Feb 14th, 2017.

Episode 169 (50 min):
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Reading materials:

– Washington Post: Republicans in Idaho Tried to Design a Better Plan than Obamacare — and Failed
– Arsenal For Democracy 2015: #ReclaimMLK: Why We Need a Bigger Picture of the Civil Rights Movement

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Feb 8, 2017 – Arsenal For Democracy Ep. 168

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Topics: Congressional Republican proposals on replacing the ACA and what legislative actions they have taken so far. People: Bill, Jonathan, and Greg. Produced: Feb 8th, 2017.

Episode 168 (53 min):
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Discussion Points:

– What is the “Cassidy plan” to replace the Affordable Care Act and should Democrats stand firm against it?
– What legislative priorities have Republicans worked on so far and what have they stalled on?

Reading materials:

– Tim Jost’s HealthAffairs blog post “ACA Replacement Bill From Cassidy And Colleagues Offers State Options, Roth HSAs
Washington Post article on Rep. Chaffetz withdrawing his federal lands bill

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Feb 1, 2017 – Arsenal For Democracy Ep. 167

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Topics: Reactions to the first week of the Trump Administration and the emerging protests. People: Bill and Jonathan. Produced: Feb 1st, 2017.

Episode 167 (55 min):
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Discussion Points:

– Who’s calling the shots inside the White House?
– What are the opportunities in the emerging street protests against the Trump Administration’s overreaches?

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No new episode 1/25/17

We’re on break this week for the first time since November. If you missed last week’s episode, please definitely give it a listen. (Guest expert Felix Biederman discusses his investigative reporting for Deadspin on social media in Saudi Arabia, as well as the future of the US-Saudi alliance.)

You might also want to check out this recent great expert discussion on the near future of US health policy:
Part 1: Greg, Jonathan, Bill discuss what worked and didn’t work in Dem health reform as well as what bad ideas GOP has for replacing it.
Part 2: Greg and Jonathan join Bill to discuss the fate of the health insurance industry and what the left should counter Republican proposals with.

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