Across the States

The premiere state-focused policy podcast

About the show

People spend far too much time looking just at the federal government. The same is true with podcasts. Instead, the discussions hosted on Across the States focus on state issues and state solutions within state capitols, by state legislators and with state policy experts.

The American Legislative Exchange Council is the country's largest voluntary membership organization of state legislators in the United States. It acts as a forum to exchange ideas and develop state-based solutions.

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Episodes

  • 5: States Prefer a Low “SALT” Diet

    September 23rd, 2019  |  7 mins 34 secs

    ALEC Chief Economist Jonathan Williams joins to discuss SALT tax deductions.

  • State-Based Environmentalism

    June 6th, 2019  |  26 mins 57 secs

    ALEC Director of the Energy, Environment and Agriculture Task Force Grant Kidwell is joined by Adam Houser. He is the director of the collegians program at the Committee for a Constructive Tomorrow (CFACT).

  • 3: The FORUM Act w/ UT Rep. Kim Coleman

    March 26th, 2019  |  22 mins 59 secs

    Utah House Representative Kim Coleman joins ALEC Director Shelby Emmett to discuss the best practices a state legislator can focus on to get campus free speech right in their state.

  • 2: Executive Order on Campus Free Speech w/ OK Rep. Mark Lepak

    March 22nd, 2019  |  29 mins 17 secs

    Rep. Lepak sits down and explains his perspective with the ALEC Director of the Center to Protect Free Speech Shelby Emmett and the Alliance Defending Freedom Director of the Center for Academic Freedom Tyson Langhofer.

  • 1: State Legislative Blockchain w/ Chet Love

    March 16th, 2019  |  23 mins 23 secs

    The ALEC Director of the Communications and Technology Task Force Jonathon Hauenschild sits down with Chet Love from the Cornerstone Group to flesh out what state legislators need to know about this emerging technology.