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Title: USDA Assistance for Farmers Affected by Trade Disruptions and Tariffs

Veterans' Care--Challenges in Accessing Community Care and Counseling Services

September 28th, 2020

The VA has taken steps to improve access to quality, timely health care. But veterans still report challenges in accessing this care. We talk with GAO's… Go to Episode

Warhead Plans Could Be U.S.'s Most Expensive Nuclear Replacement Effort

September 23rd, 2020

Introduced in 1979, the W78 nuclear warhead is the oldest weapon in the U.S. nuclear stockpile that has not undergone a major update or replacement. Replacing… Go to Episode

Implementing a National Cybersecurity Strategy

September 22nd, 2020

Increasingly-sophisticated cyberthreats have underscored the need to strengthen the federal government's role in protecting critical infrastructure. These… Go to Episode

The Federal Response to COVID-19 Could Be Strengthened by Timely Actions

September 21st, 2020

In response to COVID-19, Congress and federal agencies have taken unprecedented steps to direct funding and federal assistance to individuals, businesses,… Go to Episode