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New Podcast Episode: The Economy, the BioSecure Act, and New Tariffs

It’s The AAF Exchange — your source for clear, data-driven insight into today’s economic and domestic policy issues.

In this episode of the AAF Exchange, AAF President Douglas Holtz-Eakin discusses warning signs for the economy, the BioSecure Act’s proposed China decoupling, and more tariffs on the horizon.

AAF products mentioned in today’s episode:

  • In “Housing and the Election,” Holtz-Eakin reviews the potential political impact of housing inflation.

  • In “The Economy and the Election,” Holtz-Eakin considers how Americans’ concerns over the economy could affect the presidential election.

  • In “The Inflation Fight,” Holtz-Eakin walks through the data on shelter inflation.

  • In “Inflation Facts,” Holtz-Eakin debunks some common falsehoods regarding the cause of the present and ongoing inflation.

  • In “A Cross-cutting Energy & Environment Week,” Director of Regulatory Policy Dan Goldbeck examines the regulatory impacts and changes of the past week.

  • In “Tariffs, Taxes, and Inflation,” Holtz-Eakin considers the costs of Trump’s blanket 10 percent tariff proposal.

  • In “Tariffs,” Holtz-Eakin (poetically) takes the Biden Administration’s announced China tariffs to task.

  • In “The BIOSECURE Act: Considerations Before Passage,” Health Care Policy Analyst John Walker walks through the the BIOSECURE Act, a bipartisan bill intended to protect Americans’ genetic data from Chinese data mining, and considers its potential harms.

Whether you’re on your lunch break or commuting home, The AAF Exchange will keep you up to speed on today’s most pressing policy issues.

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