Objectivity is rare. Yet, it is a characteristic host Luke Scorziell strives to incorporate in his new series, “Bills.” With each episode Luke analyzes the legislation that matters by talking with the experts. While true objectivity may be unattainable, “Bills” just about hits the mark.
Oh, and he's been doing it since he was 17.
60 — Who’s next on the Supreme Court? with Jack Beermann of Boston University Law
Within minutes of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg passing away on September 18, the nation erupted in conversation over a replacement. Today's guest, Jack Beermann, a professor of law at Boston University, laments our immediate turn to politics in such a tragic moment. "It's very sad to me that a great woman like Ruth Bader Ginsburg, within five minutes of her passing away there's this great political firestorm over who's going to replace her."
Our conversation focuses on whether President Trump's nominee will get enough votes in the Senate to be confirmed and who that nominee might be. Beermann also speaks to why battles over Supreme Court nominees have grown increasingly partisan in recent years. … More 60 — Who’s next on the Supreme Court? with Jack Beermann of Boston University Law
59 – Crypto’s regulatory catch-up with Marc Boiron
Crypto has disrupted just about every field of financial law in the last few years. Regulators are playing catch-up in attempt to regulate this new industry. This is especially concerning as a conglomeration of large corporations, including Facebook, have announced their intentions to launch their own currency, Libra.
Today's guest, Marc Boiron, is up-to-speed. As a partner at FisherBroyles, he represents some of the leading blockchain and crypto companies. On today's episode, Boiron and Luke Scorziell go in-depth on the regulatory side of crypto. From covering Facebook's new cryptocurrency to catching criminals with blockchain to discussing the end of fiat currencies, they cover it all. … More 59 – Crypto’s regulatory catch-up with Marc Boiron
58 – Crypto Talk with Kelley Weaver
If you had mentioned cryptocurrencies to someone five years ago, you likely would've gotten a blank stare. Since then, however, the technology has blown up. Blockchain, the technology behind most cryptocurrencies, has expanded into myriad fields: healthcare, voting, advertising, artificial intelligence and more.
Kelley Weaver, the CEO of Melrose PR and the host of the Crypto Token Talk podcast, has helped usher in this new wave of use-cases.
On today's episode, she joins Luke Scorziell to discuss some of her most notable clients, experiences, and thoughts on blockchain and crypto. Tune in for a thought-provoking conversation where blockchain might drive our future. … More 58 – Crypto Talk with Kelley Weaver
57 – “Bullish on Bitcoin” with author Misha Yurchenko
In this episode, Misha Yurchenko goes in-depth on investing in bitcoin, what he's learned from Bruce Lee, and why it's not too late to invest in bitcoin.
He shares some exclusive tips from his new book, Bullish on Bitcoin: 37 Strategies to Profit in the New Crypto Economy. … More 57 – “Bullish on Bitcoin” with author Misha Yurchenko
56 – How far will Trump’s China trade war go? with Daniel LaCalle
The US and China have been locked in a trade war for almost one year now. What might the end look like?
In this episode, Daniel LaCalle, chief economist and investment officer at Tressis Gestión, breaks down the latest on the trade war, the key differences between the two economies, and what he sees as the end result. … More 56 – How far will Trump’s China trade war go? with Daniel LaCalle
55 – Trump’s ‘Maximum Pressure’ campaign on Iran with Garrett Marquis
As tensions grow with Iran, the US is applying a "maximum pressure" policy to the country to prevent it from developing nuclear weapons.
I speak with Garrett Marquis, the spokesperson for the National Security Council and Special Assistant to the President. He details the "maximum pressure campaign" and its performance in a thoughtful and engaging interview. … More 55 – Trump’s ‘Maximum Pressure’ campaign on Iran with Garrett Marquis
Knowledgeable and Objective
Usually when a bill is implemented by the government, I have no idea what it is about. I am so happy I have found a podcast that objectively breaks down these bills and makes it easy to understand. You will learn so much from this show.
Luke is a great host who take a subject that, to be honest, is not fun at all, and works hard to engage you and make the material more interesting and informative. I learn something every episode
If you need the information, look no further. Dude knows his stuff and then some. I’m about to impress my friends at the water cooler tomorrow.