How is GM dealing with a combination of lower demand and changing economic policies?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on November 27, 2018

GM announcing it's offering 15% of its white collar workers buyouts and will slash thousands of high-paying factory jobs at four US plants and one in Canada.

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How has technology changed the way we shop?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on November 26, 2018

How fast is technology moving? Consider the oddly-named Cyber Monday, as Dr. Perryman tells us every day these days is cyber day.

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How do the economies of the US, China, Great Britain, and Japan compare, and how do these economies impact the global economy?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on November 21, 2018

They're the largest economies in the world, the "Big Four," the US, China, Great Britain, and Japan, but Dr. Perryman says these large economies are not created equally.

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What factors could have caused a drop in builder optimism?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on November 20, 2018

The National Association of Home Builders and Wells Fargo found builder optimism down fairly significantly in its latest survey. Dr. Perryman takes a look.

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What is the current status of Brexit, and what are the next steps?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on November 19, 2018

British and European Union negotiators have agreed on a draft Brexit deal. Dr. Perryman says, now what?

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What does the record‑high confidence level measured in the National Federation of Independent Business index indicate, and why is confidence important?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on November 16, 2018

The National Federation of Independent Business's most recent survey found the highest level of confidence in the 45 years they have been compiling the index. Dr. Perryman says confidence is an important part of the economy.

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How does the US rank in the list of largest oil producing countries, and how did Texas contribute?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on November 15, 2018

Dr. Perryman has been considering news that the US, led by Texas, is now the largest oil producing country in the world.

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How did the competition for Amazon's HQ2 benefit the communities involved?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on November 14, 2018

It was New York and Virginia. Dr. Perryman says those two areas knocked Texas out of the running for the new Amazon HQ2s.

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How could a court battle over the Keystone XL pipeline have been avoided?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on November 13, 2018

A major setback for President Trump. A US District Judge issuing an order to block construction of the Keystone XL pipeline while the State Department studies its impact on the environment.

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Why should the DACA program continue, and what is its impact on the workforce?
Radio Spot Broadcast via Texas State Networks on November 12, 2018

A Federal Appeals court has ruled that the President cannot unilaterally end the DACA program. Dr. Perryman says that sets up a Supreme Court showdown.

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