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Podcast by Pegasus Institute

    Could Down Payments Fix Student Loans? with Special Guest Tyler Curtis

    Could Down Payments Fix Student Loans? with Special Guest Tyler Curtis

    Most people agree that the student loan system is broken. College costs are inflated. Most students don't know the value of their degree. They sign on the dotted line, attend a 4 year college, and hope for the best. So, is there a better way? Enter Tyler Curtis' proposal: down payments. Much like when you buy a car, or house, a down payment gives you skin in the game, and holds your lender accountable. But might the down payment be too much of a barrier? We discuss all that and more on today's show - listen now!

    • 22 min
    Thoughts on Italy, Conservatism, Populism and Fascism

    Thoughts on Italy, Conservatism, Populism and Fascism

    An election in Italy, and the rise of Giorgia Meloni has plenty in the media claiming fascism has returned to Italy. So, is it true? On today's Pegasus Podcast we talk through what the news from Italy means, the state of conservatism in America and abroad, and whether all this is a phase or a new era of the right. Listen now!

    • 54 min
    Reforming the 340B Federal Drug Program with Special Guest Dr. Bill Smith of Pioneer Institute

    Reforming the 340B Federal Drug Program with Special Guest Dr. Bill Smith of Pioneer Institute

    An increasingly dysfunctional program. That is how the Pioneer Institute describes the 340B drug program. Created many years ago with the hope of helping uninsured, low-income patients receive discounted drugs, the program has ballooned into a scam. Hospitals in some of the richest part of the countries now making millions off the program, with nearly no oversight or transparency. So how can we fix it? On this week's podcast Dr. Bill Smith joins us to talk about fixing the 340B Program and returning it to its original intent.

    • 33 min
    It is Time to Legalize Home Distilling with Special Guest Caleb Franz

    It is Time to Legalize Home Distilling with Special Guest Caleb Franz

    Despite being the bourbon capital of the world, distilling the historic spirit in your own home is still illegal in Kentucky. Entrepreneurs looking to learn the craft in their home, or start a new hobby, will be shocked to learn the process can land you a felony. And yet the story of bourbon is one of small startups, home distillers and small operations. On today's Pegasus Podcast, Caleb Franz joins the show to talk with us about why Kentucky and America should embrace home distilling and how it can keep the spirit of Kentucky bourbon alive and well.

    • 34 min
    Biden Makes Progress on Trump Tariffs - But is it Enough? with Guest Amanda Griffiths

    Biden Makes Progress on Trump Tariffs - But is it Enough? with Guest Amanda Griffiths

    Many on both the left and the right agree that the tariffs and trade war approach during the Trump years was a failure. So why hasn't President Biden done more to roll them back? On today's podcast - Amanda Griffiths joins us to talk about why the Trump tariffs are not working, but more importantly, how we can effectively combat the growing threat from China. Join us!

    • 28 min

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15 Ratings

15 Ratings

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Provides an excellent view of current events in the Louisville area and the Commonwealth of Kentucky. Not only do the hosts discuss issues but they provide supporting information.

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