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On the Caffeinated Thoughts Podcast, Shane Vander Hart discusses Iowa's economic outlook with Jonathan Williams with the American Legislative Exchange Council. Plus, more Americans think porn is morally acceptable, religious liberty is dead in Canada, and Donald Trump has declared the North Korea summit a success.----more----
We are back with The Caffeinated Thoughts Podcast! Welcome to our 50th episode! We apologize for the hiatus, our host Shane Vander Hart was traveling last week and early this week.
For this episode, Shane introduces a new segment to the podcast - items of interest. This segment is similar to the "news you can use" segment aired on Caffeinated Thoughts Radio. So in addition to interviews, Shane will highlight different stories and events to provide analysis and his opinion which he so freely gives.
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And later in the podcast, Shane speaks with Jonathan Williams, the Chief Economist and Vice President for the American Legislative Exchange Council who is the author of a new report ranking each governor’s State of the State address, as well as, the Rich States, Poor States Report.
How did Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds and the Iowa Legislature do? What is Iowa's economic outlook?
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