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The Daily Buzz from Sundance 2015: Episode 4 (1/26/2015)

Day 4 episode of the Daily Buzz at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival at the Merrell Trailscape Lounge featured Hot Topics with Anderson Le

The Daily Buzz from Sundance 2015: Episode 3 (1/25/2015)

Day 3 episode of the Daily Buzz at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival at the Merrell Trailscape Lounge featured Hot Topics with

The Daily Buzz from Sundance 2015: Episode 1 (1/23/2015)

The Daily Buzz at the 2015 Sundance Film Festival kicked off today at Merrell Trailscape on Main Street in Park City, UT.

Both Sides of the Aisle – Episode 64 (1/22/15)

This week the gang banters about coach Whittingham and football, Utah’s 20-year low tax burden, Jim Matheson turning lobbyist, and Obama’s State

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour: Prison Reform

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour (Air date: January 21, 2015) –  America incarcerates more people than any other country in the world. 

The Bottom Line: Zach Mangum, Co-Founder of GroSocial

The Bottom Line (Air Date: January 20, 2015) – Zach Mangum’s journey from co-founding GroSocial to selling it took, amazingly, only two

Both Sides of the Aisle – Episode 63 (1/15/15)

Greg, Natalie and Jim talk about Mitt Romney in 2016, Russia, teetotallers on the alcohol commission, funding education, and Utah drops “Ag-Gag”

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour: Undocumented & Queer

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour (Air date: January 14, 2015) –  A panel of students, activists, and policy makers discuss the issues

The Bottom Line: Mike Dutton, Winder Farms CEO

The Bottom Line (Air Date: January 13, 2015) – Delivery vehicles for Winder Farms have traversed the Utah landscape since 1880.  Not

Both Sides of the Aisle – Episode 62 (1/8/15)

This week Sen. Todd Weiler on the right joins Jim and Natalie to squabble over Republicans taking over Congress, earmarks, Mia Love,

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour: The Case for a Carbon Tax

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour (Air date: January 7, 2015) – Gasoline these days is cheap.  The same remains true for natural

Both Sides of the Aisle – Best Gripes of 2014 (1/1/15)

Hear some of the best Gripe segments from Both Sides of the Aisle in 2014.

The Bottom Line: Bryson Garbett of Garbett Homes

The Bottom Line (Air Date: December 30, 2014/January 6, 2015) – Bryson Garbett started his construction career in the field as a

Both Sides of the Aisle – Episode 61 (12/18/14)

This week the gang hashes out options for spending surplus budget money, moving the state prison, and ruminate the best and worst

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour: Understanding Local Utah Refugees

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour (Air date: December 17, 2014) – Utah is home to 50,000 refugees, with the vast majority residing

The Bottom Line: Pop Art Gourmet Popcorn

The Bottom Line (Air Date: December 16, 2014) – You are not alone if you think gourmet popcorn is a niche business.

Both Sides of the Aisle – Episode 60 (12/11/14) – KCPW News

This week Jim, Natalie, and Greg discuss Utah’s recent budget surplus finding, and finding a new spot for the state prison.  The

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour: Human Trafficking in Utah

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour (Air date: December 10, 2014) – Human trafficking is called “the invisible crime”.  Victims are often vulnerable

The Bottom Line: Clint Betts, Beehive Startups & StartSLC

The Bottom Line (Air Date: December 9, 2014) – Clint Betts is founder and editor-in-chief of Beehive Startups, an independent media organization

Both Sides of the Aisle – Episode 59 (12/4/14) – KCPW News

This week, Greg exudes excitement for becoming Utah’s new Speaker of the House.  Natalie and Jim chastise the GOP for suing to

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour: Early Childhood Education

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour (Air date: December 3, 2014) – Recently a group of advocates for early childhood education reform gathered

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour: Modern Racism & Institutional Violence

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour (Air date: November 26, 2014) – Racial tensions and civil unrest erupted across America, again, following the

The Bottom Line: Kent Thomas, founder of Advanced CFO Solutions

The Bottom Line (Air Date: November 25, 2014) – Any entrepreneur who is fortunate enough to have an idea grow into something

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour: The Future of U.S. Nuclear Weapons

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour (Air date: November 19, 2014) – Nine countries possess more than 16,000 nuclear weapons.  The United States

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour: Partisan Perfect Reasoning

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour (Air date: November 12, 2014) – Prof. Scott Stroud and Prof. Natalie Jomini Stroud are two scholars

The Bottom Line: Mark Clawson, CEO of Diamond Rental

The Bottom Line (Air Date: November 11, 2014) –  Once the domain of relatively small mom and pop shops, the event rental

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour: What Stays in Vegas – Personal Data & Big Business

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour (Air date: November 5, 2014) –  Adam Tanner is a fellow at Harvard University’s Institute for Quantitative

The Bottom Line: Gavin Christensen, Part 2

The Bottom Line (Air Date: November 4, 2014) –  Twenty years ago during the dot-com boom, entrepreneurs in the Bay Area were

The Bottom Line: Gavin Christensen, Kickstart Seed Fund, Part 1

The Bottom Line (Air Date: October 28, 2014) –  Twenty years ago during the dot-com boom, entrepreneurs in the Bay Area were

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour: Ebola & Africa

The Hinckley Institute Radio Hour (Air date: October 22, 2014) – this week some top policy makers, planners, academics, and economists gathered