Washington Policy Center’s podcast

July 16, 2020

Special: Solutions Series w/ Dr. Roger Stark

Join us as WPC's Healthcare Policy Analyst, Dr. Roger Stark, talks about the U.S. response to the COVID-19 pandemic, our state's single-payer healthcare plans, and health care battle lines in the 2020 election.

June 10, 2020

Special: Does science matter to policymakers anymore? w/ Todd Myers

This week we speak with Todd Myers, WPC's Director for the Environment. He discusses his lastest publications featured in the Wall Street Journal as well as the National Review.

June 3, 2020

Special: Update on Restarting the Economy w/ Rep. Mike Chapman and Rep. Alex Ybarra

Social distancing may keep us apart, but it doesn’t have to leave us disconnected. Until we can resume our in-person events, WPC hosts a special online webinar series every Wednesday at 10:00 am. Featured Speakers: Rep. Mike Chapman (D- Port Angeles) Rep. Alex Ybarra (R- Quincy)

May 29, 2020

YP: Interview with Sen. Hans Zeiger

We speak with Sen. Hans Zeiger on the housing crisis in Washington state and how that affects our economy in many ways.

April 8, 2020

Special: Virtual Solutions Series ft. Jason Mercier and Liv Finne

In this weekly webinar recording, we will hear from Liv Finne, WPC's Director, Center for Education as well as Jason Mercier, WPC's Director, Center for Government Reform. If you would like to see our future webinar dates, please visit here.

April 1, 2020

Special: Victor David Hanson speaks at Palm Springs event

Victor David Hanson spoke earlier this year at our Evening in the Dessert event in Palm Springs, Arizona. Hear his address here.

April 1, 2020

Special: Free Markets Create ft. Chris Cargill and Emergent Order

Nationwide, support for the idea of free-markets and capitalism is losing ground with younger generations. We are seeing an increasing trend toward socialist thinking – but it is reversible.  

How can we convince young Americans that free markets offer solutions, not more problems? By introducing them to a fresh, bold and unexpected take on the power of the marketplace.

Click here for more information about Free Markets Create. 

March 9, 2020

Ep. 15: Virtue Signaling and the Environmental Batman

This week we speak with our own Todd Myers, Director of the Environment, on all things CO2. Is the carbon tax bill coming back? Why are we missing our CO2 targets? Why does spending more not always equal caring more? Listen and find out today!

February 24, 2020

Ep. 14: WSDOT will be watching you

This week we speak with our newly hired Director of the Center for Small Business, Mark Harmsworth. We discuss many topics making its way through the Washington Legislative session including enhanced surveillance on your driving, a freelance worker ban, and tightening regulations on small businesses across the state.

February 14, 2020

YP: Part 2 - The science of generosity and it’s effect on your brain!

In this episode WPC’s Young Professionals Director, Miranda Hawkins, interviews mental health therapist and neurobiologist, Monte Regier. Tune in to learn how generosity can lift people up, create stronger markets, and improve lives!