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The money problems that come with running a smooth election
Aug 19, 2020

The money problems that come with running a smooth election

Why didn't Congress anticipate funding to support voting by mail after what happened in the primaries? Plus, more big-box retailers see sharp quarterly growth. And, what Kamala Harris can learn from women in leadership roles around the world.

Segments From this episode

What can Congress do about funding for the USPS and vote-by-mail efforts?

State and local budgets are hurting from the pandemic and could use the help.
U.S. House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer (right), D-Md., speaks alongside fellow members of Congress outside of the headquarters of the USPS.
Saul Loeb/AFP via Getty Images

Why women are successful global leaders

Aug 19, 2020
Kamala Harris is only the third woman in U.S. history to be nominated as a VP candidate for a major party.
Mandel Ngan/AFP via Getty Images

Music from the episode

Woman (feat. The Dap-Kings Horns) Kesha, The Dap-Kings Horns

The team

Victoria Craig Host, BBC
Stephen Ryan Senior Producer, BBC
Jonathan Frewin Producer, BBC
Daniel Shin Producer
Jay Siebold Technical Director
Brian Allison Engineer
Meredith Garretson Senior Producer
Erika Soderstrom Producer
Rose Conlon Producer
Alex Schroeder Producer