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The Parent Trigger II

School Reform News Managing Editor Ben Boychuk continues his series on California's parental empowerment law. In this edition of the podcast, Gabe Rose, deputy director of the Los Angeles-based Parent Revolution, discusses the grassroots origins and evolution of the parent trigger law, as well as some possible pitfalls and ways to improve it.

Film Tax Credits: Showy, Glitzy, Economic Failures

James Hohman of the Mackinac Center for Public Policy in Midland, Michigan, explains how the unseen costs of Michigan’s programs to attract film and television productions outweigh any potential benefits.

Dr. H. Sterling Burnett discusses renewable power mandates

Dr. H. Sterling Burnett discusses renewable power mandates currently being considered in the U.S. Senate.

Interview with Matt Zimmerman

Matt Zimmerman, senior staff attorney for the Electronic Frontier Foundation, is the guest on this week's FIRE podcast. Matt speaks with Arin Greenwood about Craigslist adult services ads - more specifically, about the first amendment and internet policy problems with Craigslist's decision to take down its adult services ads, under pressure from law enforcement officials.

Sarah Kliff: The 6 month anniversary of Obamacare

With Obamacare's six month anniversary, Benjamin Domenech talks to Sarah Kliff, chief health care reporter for Politico, about the unexpected policy and political ramifications of the law.

Interview with Pat Murphy, president of the Association of Clandestine Radio Enthusiasts Newsletter

In this week's podcast, Pat Murphy, president of the Association of Clandestine Radio Enthusiasts Newsletter and a staff member of the Free Radio Network, speaks with Bruce Edward Walker, managing editor of InfoTech & Telecom News, regarding recent FCC enforcement against radio pirates.
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