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Minnesota’s Morning Podcast

Podcasts

Jim Nobles

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    Episode 808

    I Hate to Say “I Told You So”

    Ben can't help himself but revel in the Gophers loss.

    Guest: Andrew Smith

    Mon Nov 18 2019Monday, November 18, 2019

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    Episode 802

    Committee of Vultures

    A long, directionless conversation that somehow involves The Karate Kid.

    Guests: Jack Tomczak and Kelly Gunderson

    Fri Nov 8 2019Friday, November 8, 2019

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    Episode 796

    Captain Bureaucracy in the Flesh

    DHS gets challenged on their policy of never writing down any of their mistakes.

    Guests: Frank Pafko and Andy Aplikowski

    Thu Oct 31 2019Thursday, October 31, 2019

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    Episode 795

    Troubling Dysfunction

    Trustworthiness at MnDHS means no one taking responsibility for major Medicaid overpayments, right?

    Guest: Barbara Thomas Smith

    Wed Oct 30 2019Wednesday, October 30, 2019

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    Episode 793

    Shipshow

    DHS is re-retaliating against their compliance whistleblower.

    Guest: Matt Bilski

    Mon Oct 28 2019Monday, October 28, 2019

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    Episode 770

    Ray of Transparency

    It has been zero days since the Department of Human Services has lost the public trust.

    Guest: Matt Bilski

    Wed Sep 25 2019Wednesday, September 25, 2019

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    Episode 758

    Three Buds and a Buddy

    Old Man Paper brings his nicknames and tidbits as well as some gifts for Ben.

    Guest: Don Grant

    Mon Sep 9 2019Monday, September 9, 2019

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    Episode 753

    Acting Commissioner Has-Been

    There sure are a lot of unanswered questions ask of the Department of Human Services.

    Guest: Andy Aplikowski

    Thu Aug 29 2019Thursday, August 29, 2019

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    Episode 741

    DHS Senate Hearing Drinking Game

    Sen Michelle Benson tells us what to expect from today’s Senate hearing on DHS.

    Guests: Michelle Benson and Barbara Thomas Smith

    Tue Aug 13 2019Tuesday, August 13, 2019

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    Episode 734

    Nobody Pays Attention Fridays in the Summer

    DHS overspent $25M on Medicaid reimbursements. Oops.

    Guest: Andrew Smith

    Fri Aug 2 2019Friday, August 2, 2019

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    Episode 428

    Knowledge Voids

    How government is dropping the ball and how to fix it.

    Guests: Karl Ebert and Mark Koran

    Tue May 1 2018Tuesday, May 1, 2018

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    Episode 325

    Are We America’s Pain in the Ass?

    A MnLARS update and Ben’s Nerd Segment.

    Guest: Jim Nash

    Wed Nov 29 2017Wednesday, November 29, 2017