Civics 101

Civics 101

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Civics 101

Why does the U.S. have an Electoral College? How do congressional investigations work? What does the minority whip actually do? Civics 101 is the podcast refresher course on the basics of how our democracy works.
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IRL1: Free Speech in Schools [Rebroadcast] Aug 7, 2018 Listen Download
The Death Penalty Jul 31, 2018 Listen Download
The Equal Rights Amendment Jul 24, 2018 Listen Download
The Affordable Care Act Jul 17, 2018 Listen Download
Tariffs Jul 10, 2018 Listen Download
Tariffs Jul 10, 2018 Listen Download
Contest Winner: Unconventional Jul 3, 2018 Listen Download
The Draft Jun 26, 2018 Listen Download
The Federal Register Jun 19, 2018 Listen Download
National Institutes of Health (NIH) Jun 12, 2018 Listen Download
Police Jun 5, 2018 Listen Download
Infrastructure – Water! May 29, 2018 Listen Download
Freedom of Information Act May 22, 2018 Listen Download
NASA May 15, 2018 Listen Download
The White House Press Secretary May 11, 2018 Listen Download
ICE May 8, 2018 Listen Download
The National Guard May 1, 2018 Listen Download
Episode 118: Presidential Transitions Apr 24, 2018 Listen Download
Episode 117: Hostages Apr 20, 2018 Listen Download
Episode 116: Infrastructure - Roads! Apr 17, 2018 Listen Download
Episode 115: Foreign Aid Apr 13, 2018 Listen Download
Episode 114: The CIA Apr 10, 2018 Listen Download
Episode 113: The Americans with Disabilities Act Apr 6, 2018 Listen Download
Episode 112: The Eighth Amendment Apr 3, 2018 Listen Download
Special Announcement: Student Contest! Mar 31, 2018 Listen Download
Episode 111: The Department of Justice Mar 30, 2018 Listen Download
Episode 110: The Hatch Act Mar 27, 2018 Listen Download
Episode 109: The Fourth Amendment Mar 23, 2018 Listen Download
Episode 108: The FBI Mar 20, 2018 Listen Download
Episode 107: Torture Mar 16, 2018 Listen Download
Episode 106: Department of State & Department of Defense [Rebroadcast] Mar 13, 2018 Listen Download
Episode 105: Democratic Norms Mar 9, 2018 Listen Download
IRL2: The Flag and the Pledge Mar 6, 2018 Listen Download
Episode 104: Voting Rights Mar 2, 2018 Listen Download
Episode 103: The Fifteenth Amendment Feb 27, 2018 Listen Download
Episode 102: The Fourteenth Amendment Feb 23, 2018 Listen Download
Episode 101: The Thirteenth Amendment Feb 20, 2018 Listen Download
Episode 100: DACA Feb 16, 2018 Listen Download
Episode 99: First Ladies Feb 13, 2018 Listen Download
Episode 98: Nuclear Weapons Feb 9, 2018 Listen Download
Episode 97: Inspectors General Feb 6, 2018 Listen Download
Episode 96: The Federal Election Commission Feb 2, 2018 Listen Download
Episode 95: How We Vote Jan 30, 2018 Listen Download
Episode 94: Super PACs Jan 26, 2018 Listen Download
Episode 93: Welfare Jan 23, 2018 Listen Download
BONUS: Government Shutdown (Rebroadcast) Jan 20, 2018 Listen Download
Episode 92: Lightning Round Jan 19, 2018 Listen Download
Episode 91: The Two-Party System Jan 16, 2018 Listen Download
Episode 90: The Surgeon General Jan 12, 2018 Listen Download
Episode 89: Post-Presidency Jan 9, 2018 Listen Download
Episode 88: Department of Homeland Security Jan 5, 2018 Listen Download
Episode 87: The National Anthem Jan 2, 2018 Listen Download
Episode 86: Camp David Dec 29, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 85: Lobbying [Rebroadcast] Dec 26, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 84: FEMA Dec 22, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 83: The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives Dec 19, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 82: U.S. Allies Dec 15, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 81: HUD Dec 12, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 80: The National Archives Dec 8, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 79: The U.S. Flag Code Dec 5, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 78: Congressional Committees Dec 1, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 77: U.S. Postal Service Nov 28, 2017 Listen Download
IRL 1 - Free Speech in Schools Nov 24, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 76: Native American Reservations Nov 21, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 75: White House Staffers Nov 17, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 74: Unions Nov 14, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 73: The Vice President Nov 10, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 72: The 2nd Amendment Nov 7, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 71: The Secret Service Nov 3, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 70: The 1st Amendment - Freedom of the Press Oct 31, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 69: The Federalist Papers Oct 27, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 68: Populism Oct 24, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 67: The 1st Amendment - Freedom of Assembly Oct 20, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 66: The EPA Oct 17, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 65: The Secretary of Education Oct 13, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 64: The Nuclear Codes [Rebroadcast] Oct 10, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 63: The CDC Oct 6, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 62: The Debt Ceiling Oct 3, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 61: The Attorney General Sep 29, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 60: Federalism Sep 26, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 59: The Census Sep 22, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 58: Government Shutdown Sep 19, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 57: Commander in Chief Sep 15, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 56: The 1st Amendment - Freedom of Speech Sep 12, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 55: The Federal Reserve Sep 8, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 54: Security Clearance Sep 5, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 53: Judges Sep 1, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 52: State of Emergency Aug 29, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 51: Treason Aug 25, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 50: Voting Systems Aug 22, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 49: Sanctions Aug 18, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 48: Who Gets To Run For President Aug 15, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 47: Federal Grand Juries Aug 11, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 46: Ambassadors Aug 8, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 45: Speaker of the House Aug 4, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 44: Intelligence Agencies Aug 1, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 43: Presidential Pardons Jul 28, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 42: U.S. Territories Jul 25, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 41: Obstruction of Justice Jul 21, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 40: Church and State Jul 18, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 39: Lobbying Jul 14, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 38: The 25th Amendment Jul 11, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 37: Autocracies and Oligarchies and Democracies, Oh My! Jul 7, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 36: Approval Ratings Jun 28, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 35: Party Whips Jun 21, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 34: Separation of Powers Jun 14, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 33: Declaring War Jun 7, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 32: Budget Basics Jun 1, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 31: How a Bill Becomes a Law May 24, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 30: National Debt & The Deficit May 17, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 29: Political Speechwriting May 10, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 28: Congressional Caucuses May 5, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 27: How a Case Gets to the Supreme Court Apr 26, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 26: The Cabinet Apr 21, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 25: Term Limits Apr 18, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 24: The IRS Apr 14, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 23: Emoluments Apr 11, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 22: Congressional Investigations Apr 7, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 21: The Congressional Budget Office Apr 4, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 20: Electoral College Mar 31, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 19: Senate Rules Mar 28, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 18: The Office of Scheduling & Advance Mar 24, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 17: Veto Mar 21, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 16: Gerrymandering Mar 17, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 15: Department of State & Department of Defense Mar 14, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 14: The Office of Presidential Correspondence Mar 10, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 13: Filibuster Mar 6, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 12: The Nuclear Codes Mar 2, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 11: The State of the Union Address Mar 1, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 10: Impeachment Feb 24, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 9: Overturning a Supreme Court Ruling Feb 21, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 8: Federal Courts Feb 16, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 7: Executive Orders Feb 13, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 6: The National Security Council Feb 9, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 5: Calling Your Congressperson Feb 7, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 4: How to Amend the Constitution Feb 2, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 3: The Comment Period Jan 31, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 2: White House Press Corps Jan 25, 2017 Listen Download
Episode 1: Chief of Staff Jan 19, 2017 Listen Download
Trailer: Class Is In Session Jan 13, 2017 Listen Download

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