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Pantsuit Politics

For anyone discouraged by our current political discourse, Sarah Stewart Holland and Beth Silvers bring a nuanced and grace-filled perspective to discussions about politics and news.
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Now displaying: July, 2019
Jul 30, 2019

The Constitution and its amendments are the foundation of American democracy. Yet, we are continually debating their meaning. We're going back to basics and breaking down some of the most hotly debated amendments to help us all understand them on a historical level.

In this episode, Sarah talks with her constitutional law professor, Stephen Wermiel, about the first amendment. 

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Jul 26, 2019

Topics Discussed:

The Mueller Testimony (6:05)

Puerto Rico (32:26)

The Federal Budget (36:42)

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Jul 23, 2019

Topics Discussed:

Hong Kong (4:16)

Puerto Rico (8:04)

Iran (12:20)

Compliment the Other Side: The Trump Administration (22:50)

Beth's Big Announcement (24:23)

Minimum Wage (39:53)

Budget (48:53)

Mueller Testimony (54:36)

Outside of Politics (57:58)

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Jul 19, 2019

 

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Jul 16, 2019

Topics Discussed:

Trump's Tweets (03:07)

The Border Camps (20:36)

Compliment the Other Side: Tabitha Isner & the Trump Administration (31:35)

Campaign Finance (37:29) 

Outside of Politics (01:20:32)

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Jul 9, 2019

Topics Discussed:

The Women's World Cup (03:43)
Sudan (09:41)
Iran (14:23)
Compliment the Other Side: Rep. Bennie Thompson & Connie Morella (25:33)
The Census (31:25)
Outside of Politics (53:41)

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Jul 5, 2019

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Jul 2, 2019

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