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Fallout From The Russian Invasion

March 10, 2022

This week on Facing the Future, Concord Coalition Communications Director Av Harris and I discussed the military and economic fallout from the Russian invasion of Ukraine.

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Leadership in Time of Crisis

February 23, 2022

This week on Facing the Future, we got a rare opportunity to speak about leadership in a time of crisis with a real scholar of presidential politics: Professor David Gergen of Ha

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Acting Short and Thinking Long

February 17, 2022

This week on Facing the Future, we take a deep dive into the broken federal budget appropriations process in Congress with journalist David Lerman, editor of Congressional Quarte

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A Blue Dog Keeps Barking

February 09, 2022

This week on Facing the Future, we listen to a veteran Blue Dog Democrat bark one more time. That would be Congressman Jim Cooper (D-TN) who has represented his Nashville area di

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COVID Makes a Mess of Economic Data

February 03, 2022

This week on Facing the Future, Concord Coalition Policy Director Tori Gorman and I  spoke with Mark Zandi, chief economist for Moody’s Analytics, to help us parse through recent

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Inflation: Here Today, Here Tomorrow?

January 20, 2022

This week on Facing the Future, we discussed the inflation outlook with Jason Furman, former chair of the President’s Council of Economic Advisors from 2013-17, and now a profess