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The long-term implications from mergers like Whole Foods and Amazon

Congressman David Cicciline discusses the implications for the next generation from large mergers like Whole Foods and Amazon and the consolidation of power.

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How the economy can benefit all Americans

Lael Brainard, governor at the Federal Reserve, discusses what more needs to be done to ensure that all Americans benefit from the economy, not just those in major metropolitan cities.

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The impact of music on a child's brain

Deborah Rutter, President of the Kennedy Center in Washington, D.C., discusses why art and music are critical parts of childhood education.

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Former Homeland Security Adviser Lisa Monaco on fighting ISIS on social media


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Rep. Cheri Bustos on the media's Trump focus

U.S. Representative from Illinois Cheri Bustos discusses the media's focus on Trump's tweets, how that differs from what her constituents want, and her experiences as a journalist.

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Learning to chew slowly

Harrison Suarez and Michael Haft, former Marines and the founders of Compass Coffee, discuss the value of taking your time when making important decisions.

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Jonathan Karl on covering Donald Trump

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CTA President Gary Shapiro: Smartphones are the 'great equalizer'

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Sen. Tim Scott: Keeping perspective in Washington

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Mellody Hobson: We need to be more fluent in the language of money

Mellody Hobson, who is the president of Ariel Investments, a board member of Starbucks and Estée Lauder, and the former Chairman of the Board of Directors of DreamWorks Animation, thinks we need to "socialize in the concepts of money" at a young age, particularly in schools.

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