August 22nd, 2017

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“Eye on Washington” Archives

Winter/Spring 2017

Date Guest Subject
Jan 29 Kevin Whyte, Exec. Dir., Natl. Gambling Addiction Council Gambling Addiction
Feb 5

Margo Wootan, Exec. Dir. for Nutrition Policy, Center for Science In the Public Interest

Childhood Obesity
Feb 12 Rep. Mark Amodei Public Lands
Feb 19 Lee Gibson, Exec. Dir., RTC of Washoe County, and Bob Lucey, Member, RTC of Washoe County Board Transportation Growth
Feb 26 Rep. Ruben Kihuen Education
Mar 5 Lee Gibson, Exec. Dir., RTC of Washoe County, and Ron Smith, Chairman, RTC of Washoe County Board Transportation: Special Populations
 Mar 12 Committees Sen. Catherine Cortez-Masto
 Mar 19  Where Is He Now Former Sen. Richard Bryan
Mar 26 Current Nevada Fed Needs Former Sen. Richard Bryan
Apr 2*** Kevin Whyte, Exec. Dir., Natl. Gambling Addiction Council Gambling Addiction
Apr 9*** Margo Wootan, Exec. Dir. for Nutrition Policy, Center for Science In the Public Interest Childhood Obesity
Apr 16*** Rep. Mark Amodei Public Lands
Apr 23*** Lee Gibson, Exec. Dir., RTC of Washoe County, and Bob Lucey, Member, RTC of Washoe County Board Transportation Growth
Apr 30*** Rep. Ruben Kihuen Education
May 7*** Lee Gibson, Exec. Dir., RTC of Washoe County, and Ron Smith, Chairman, RTC of Washoe County Board Transportation: Special Populations
May 14***  Where Is He Now Former Sen. Richard Bryan
May 21*** Committees Sen. Catherine Cortez-Masto
May 28*** Current Nevada Fed Needs Former Sen. Richard Bryan
 ***Denotes a repeat

 

Date Subject Guest
September 25, 2016 Marijuana Policy Update Morgan Fox, Communications Director, Marijuana Policy Project & Robert Capecchi, Federal Policy Director, MPP
October 2, 2016 Animal Rights Wayne Pacelle, President, Humane Society of the United States
October 9, 2016 Economy and the Skills Gap Rep. Cresent Hardy
October 16, 2016 Fiscal Responsibility Rep. Mark Amodei
October 23, 2016 Veterans Update Rep. Dina Titus
Summer 2016
May 22,2016 Gaming Economic Update Rep. Dina Titus & Jan Jones, VP, Caesars Entertainment
May 29, 2016 Drought Sen. Harry Reid
June 5, 2016 Affordable Housing Issues Rebekkah King, Policy Specialist, Natl. Housing Conference
June 12, 2016 Importance of Diversity in the Workforce Fred Keeton, Diversity & Inclusion Specialist, Principal of Of Keeton Iconoclast LLC
June 19, 2016 Boulder City: Nevada Solar Power-House Jill Lagan, Pres. Of Boulder City Chamber of Commerce
June 26, 2016 Importance of Small Business To Nevada and the Nation Jill Lagan, Pres. Of Boulder City Chamber of Commerce, Tray Abney, Dir. Of Govt. Affairs, Reno/Sparks C of C
July 3, 2016 *** Gaming Economic Update Rep. Dina Titus & Jan Jones, VP, Caesars Entertainment
July 10, 2016 *** Drought Sen. Harry Reid
July 17, 2016 Transportation & Infrastructure Rep. Mark Amodei
July 24, 2016 Health Care Rep. Joe Heck

*** = Repeat

Winter 2016 Subject Guest
Jan 24, 2016 FAST Act Transportation Rep. Titus
Jan 31, 2016 Housing/Foreclosure Update  Ethan Handelman, VP Public Policy
Feb 7, 2016 POWER Act/Energy Issue Rep. Heck
Feb 14, 2016 Protecting Small Business Rep. Heck
Feb 21, 2016 Education Rep. Heck
Feb 28, 2016 Constituent Services Rep. Hardy
2015
Fall 2015 Subject Guest
September 20 Public Transit & Its Importance to  Nevada Rep. Dina Titus
September 27 RTC Washoe’s Washington Influence Lee Gibson, Executive Director
Regional Transportation Commission of Washoe County
October 4 Veterans Issues Rep. Dina Titus and Jon Porter
October 11 Small Business Help Rep. Cresent Hardy
October 18 Animal Preparedness in Emergencies Rep. Dina Titus
October 25 Child Abuse Prevention Theresa Hulzan, Exec. Dir, National Chidren’s Alliance
Spring-Summer 2015 Subject Guest
May 17 Life Sentences Without Parole For Nevada Youth Featuring Heather Renwick, Campaign For The Fair Sentencing Of Youth
May 24 Nevada’s Growing Childhood Obesity Crisis Featuring Margo Wootan, Centers For Science In The Public Interest
May 31 Doctor Shortage Rep. Joe Heck, Dist. 3
June 7 National Defense Budget Impact on Nevada Rep. Joe Heck, Dist. 3
June 14 Marijuana Update Rep. Dina Titus, Dist. 1/Dan Riffle, Marijuana Policy Project
June 21 Sage Grouse Rep. Mark Amodei, Rep. Cresent Hardy
June 28 Women Veterans Rep. Dina Titus, Dist. 1
July 5 Nevada As Donor State Rep. Crescent Hardy
Winter-Spring 2015 Topic Guest
Jan. 25, 2015 Meet Rep. Hardy Rep. Cresent Hardy, NV-Dist. 4
Feb. 1, 2015 Marijuana Update Dan Riffle, Marijuana Policy Project
Feb 8, 2015 Nevada as Donor State Rep. Cresent Hardy, NV-Dist.
Feb. 15, 2015 Veterans Benefits Claims Update Rep. Dina Titus, NV-Dist. 1
Feb. 22, 2015 Veterans Benefits Claims Update Dina Titus, NV-Dist. 1
Mar. 1, 2015 Paid Medical Leave Dina Titus, NV-Dist. 1
Mar. 8, 2015 Sage Grouse Rep. Mark Amodei, NV-Dist. 2 & Rep. Cresent Hardy, NV-Dist. 4
Winter 2014-2015 Topic Guest
December 7, 2014 Higher Education Dr. Marc Johnson (UNR Pres)
December 14, 2014 Fraudulent Charities Titus
December 21, 2014 Human Trafficking Beverly Sigmund, Founder, Innocents At Risk
December 28, 2014 Serving Rural Residents Rep. Steven Horsford
January 4, 2015 NV Senior Suicide Nicole Gibson (Amer Foundation/Suicide Prevention)
January 11, 2015 NV’s Dismal Share Of Fed Funding Dr. John Hudak (Brookings Institute)
January 18, 2015 Higher Education Dr. Marc Johnson (UNR Pres)
Winter 2014 Topic Guest
November 2 , 2014 Serving Rural Residents Rep. Steven Horsford
November 9, 2014 Senior Suicide Nicole Gibson (American Foundation/Suicide Prevention)
November 16, 2014 Nevada’s Dismal Share of Federal Funding Dr. John Hudak (Brookings Institute)
November 23 , 2014 Transportation Titus, Gibon (RTC Exec Dir)
November 30, 2014 Jobs Update Rep. Steven Horsford
Fall 2014 Topic Guest
October 5 , 2014 Jobs Update Rep. Steven Horsford
October 12, 2014 Higher Education Dr. Marc Johnson, President, University of Nevada-Reno
October 19, 2014 Fraudulent Charities Rep. Dina Titus
October 26 , 2014 Human Trafficking Deborah Sigmund, Founder, Innocents at Risk
Spring 2014 Topic Guest
May 25, 2014 Mining: Minerals Make Life Katie Sweeney, VP National Mining Association
June 1, 2014 Gaming: Code Green Environmental Program Jan Jones, VP Caesars Entertainment
June 8, 2014 Medical Marijuana Legislation Rep. Dina Titus
June 15, 2014 Housing Affordability Chris Estes, Pres/CEO, National Housing Conf
June 22, 2014 My Brother’s Keeper Program Rep. Steven Horsford
June 29, 2014 Internet Gambling Former US Sen. Blanche Lincoln
July 6, 2014 Housing: Loan Limits Rep. Steven Horsford
July 13, 2014 Marijuana Initiative Dan Riffle, Director of Federal Policy, Marijuana Policy Project (Washington, DC)
July 20, 2014 Senior Transportation Challenges Lee Gibson, Executive Director, RTC Washoe County