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EPISODE 3: April 8

EPISODE 2: March 24

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Bryan Bender, Senior National Correspondent for POLITICO joins ADC Executive Director Matt Borron for a conversation with Eric Fanning, President and CEO of the Aerospace Industries Association, about the future of the defense budget, how industry is reacting, and how communities can support and attract defense industry.

Watch how the Ohio Air National Guard has partnered with the Army to set up and run a mass COVID-19 vaccination site in Cleveland. We hear directly from Ohio National Guard Adjunct General Major General John C. Harris, and the woman making it all possible, Brigadier General Rebecca O’Connor.

This week on the State Update, Michael Behm sits down with Brig Gen. (Ret.) Trent Edwards of the Alabama Military Stability Foundation and the Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce to discuss education legislation in Alabama and how it affects quality of life in defense communities.

ADC Board Member Karen Holt is joined by a familiar face to ADC, Patrick O’Brien, Director of the Office of Local Defense Community Cooperation, formerly the Office of Economic Adjustment. Patrick provides updates to the timeline and criteria of important programs such as the Defense Community Infrastructure Program (DCIP) and the Defense Community Manufacturing Support Program (DCMSP). He also gives his advice on how defense communities can best connect with new officials inside the Pentagon.

EPISODE 1: March 11

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ADC President Joe Driskill and Executive Director Matt Borron are joined by Aaron Mehta, Pentagon Correspondent at Defense News, to discuss the transition process at DoD and whether it is moving fast enough. Aaron shares updates on DoD leadership positions, how delays may affect the mission, and the expected challenges that may arise during confirmation hearings.

Watch how members of NAS Corpus Christi and volunteers from the community came together during the historic Texas freeze to rescue thousands of cold-stunned sea turtles needing desperate help.

In this dual-perspective story, ADC examines installation resilience during the Texasdeep freeze. Fort Hood Garrison Commander Col. Jason Wesbrock discusses how operations at Fort Hood were impacted, including successes based on previous resilience efforts.

To get a more national perspective, John Conger, Director of the Center for Climate and Security, and Jonathan Monken, Principal at Converge Strategies join the conversation to discuss energy resiliency, and how bases and communities can better prepare for adverse weather.

Introducing the State Military Support Update, a recurring segment on ADC Live thatbrings you to statehouses around the country for updates on important legislation. Michael Behm of Stateside Associates uses the first segment to give an overview of the national landscape, and what issues we should be tracking.

ADC’s One Military, One Community initiative is in full swing. The report is now available to the public, and communities are beginning their listening sessions. Hearfrom community leaders in Northern Virginia on the efforts they are taking to promote Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in defense communities.

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