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In The Tank (ep142) – Han Solo, Right to Try Passes, and Robots Taking Our Jobs

June 1, 2018

Donny Kendal and John Nothdurft are joined by Justin Haskins in episode #141 of the In The Tank Podcast. Today’s podcast features work from the Goldwater Institute and the Heartland Institute.

Donny Kendal and John Nothdurft are joined by Justin Haskins in episode #141 of the In The Tank Podcast. This weekly podcast features (as always) interviews, debates, and roundtable discussions that explore the work of think tanks across the country. The show is available for download as part of the Heartland Daily Podcast every Friday. Today’s podcast features work from the Goldwater Institute and the Heartland Institute.

Donny and John start off the podcast talking about what they thought of the new Star Wars moive - Solo: A Star Wars Movie. 

They then get into Right to Try. President Trump signed into law Wednesday the Right to Try Act. John and Justin talk about what Right to Try is, and why the passage of this legislation is so important. 

Heartland Institute press release 

Goldwater Institute press release

Last, Donny, John, and Justin reflect on the latest episode where Donny and Ed talking about technology and automation. During that conversation, the idea that "this time it's different" was explored. "This time it's different" suggests that while we as a society have been able to adapt to technological/automation advancements, this time, we will not be able to cope. 

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Donny Kendal is a graphic designer for The Heartland Institute.
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John Nothdurft joined the staff of The Heartland Institute in May 2008 as Heartland's legislative specialist on budget and tax policy. He was named government relations director in November 2010.
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Justin Haskins is an executive editor and research fellow at The Heartland Institute.
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