Supreme Court Opinions

This is always a big month for the Supreme Court. Look in the near future to hear the Court announce some major opinions on Constitutional issues that affect you. In this episode we discuss the different types of opinions you are likely to hear. https://api.spreaker.com/download/episode/12142764/supreme_court_opinions.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android […]

Loyalty Independence and the FBI

Should the FBI director or government agency leaders in general be loyal to the president or independent? If you are thinking this is another one of those questions without an easy answer – you’re right! Let’s explore this question together! https://api.spreaker.com/download/episode/12077162/loyalty_independence_and_the_fbi.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS

We’ll Always Have Paris

With President Trump announcing the U.S. will withdraw from the Paris Climate Accord a lot of people are asking can the president just do that? I’ve got the answers as I talk about treaties v. executive agreements. https://api.spreaker.com/download/episode/12018808/well_always_have_paris.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS

Pleading the Fifth

Pleading the Fifth or Taking the Fifth: What do these phrases actually mean and when can you use them and not use them. How far does the right to remain silent actually go and what does it have to with Congress? https://api.spreaker.com/download/episode/11969343/pleading_the_fifth.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | RSS

Impeachment: Criminal or Political?

Impeachment: An objective, non-partisan look by a government teacher at how impeachment works and whether it is about crimes or politics or both.After teaching high school government for fifteen years, I was disappointing to find a lack of objective talk out there on the straightforwards of how government works. This is a non-partisan look at […]