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The Policy Scout

Kristin Matheny

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Isn't it time to form your own opinions? Join Kristin Matheny, our resident policy wonk, as she unpacks these loaded issues and presents facts, science, and discussions from all sides of the partisan spectrum.

Latest Episodes

Special Announcement and Episode 15 Promo

Special Announcement and Episode 15 Promo

2 MIN2018 APR 11
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Special Announcement and Episode 15 Promo

14 - Getting What You Paid For: The Murky World of Campaign Finance

We'd like to thank our amazing sponsors: Deep Dish Podcast, which you can subscribe to here:https://www.thechicagocouncil.org/deep-dish-podcastand Ecosia, which you can visit athttps://www.ecosia.org/. You can also find out more about what Ecosia does at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-MMUghib3qEand athttps://info.ecosia.org/project/#projects.

33 MIN2018 FEB 14
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14 - Getting What You Paid For: The Murky World of Campaign Finance

Five Fast Facts Promo for Episode 14

This is the promo for our next episode - and boy, is it going to be a good one! The Policy Scout Shorts: Five Fast Facts is available a week before each new episode. These quick policy briefers provide the upcoming episode topic title, as well as five fast facts about the upcoming topic to spark interest and thought. Join us on Monday, February 5, 2018 for Episode 13, and have a great week in the meantime.

6 MIN2018 JAN 29
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Five Fast Facts Promo for Episode 14

13 - What is Your College Education Really Worth?

This is Episode 13: "What is Your College Education Really Worth?". We'd like to thank author and entrepreneur Zak Slayback for his incredible insights. You can also visithttps://www.thepolicyscout.com/, or follow us on Facebook and Twitter (both @thepolicyscout). You can donate to TPS on Paypal or Patreon, just following the links on the TPS website. We would also like to send a very big thanks to Resonate Recordings. You can read more about their services atwww.resonaterecordings.com.

46 MIN2018 JAN 10
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13 - What is Your College Education Really Worth?

Five Fast Facts Promo for Episode 13

We are back to Monday releases, starting with the next episode! The Policy Scout Shorts: Five Fast Facts is available a week before each new episode. These quick policy briefers provide the upcoming episode topic title, as well as five fast facts about the upcoming topic to spark interest and thought. Join us on Monday, January 8, 2018 for Episode 13, and have a great week in the meantime.

6 MIN2017 DEC 29
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Five Fast Facts Promo for Episode 13

12 - Decoding North Korea, Part Two

This is Part Two of "Decoding North Korea", a two-part topic. Part One set up many of the policy issues we address here, Part Two delves into some looming questions regarding North Korea, its leader, and the threat of a nuclear attack. Thanks to Dr. Marco Milani of the USC Korean Studies Institute for answering our (many) questions.

28 MIN2017 NOV 11
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12 - Decoding North Korea, Part Two

The Policy Scout Shorts #8: Five Fast Facts for Episode 12

The Policy Scout Shorts: Five Fast Facts is available a week before each new episode. These quick policy briefers provide the upcoming episode topic title, as well as five fast facts about the upcoming topic to spark interest and thought. If you want to know what topic The Policy Scout will cover next in a full-length, biweekly episode, this is the only way to find out!Join us on November 10, 2017 for Episode 12, and have a great week in the meantime.

5 MIN2017 NOV 4
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The Policy Scout Shorts #8: Five Fast Facts for Episode 12

11 - Decoding North Korea, Part One

This is Part One of a two-part episode. Here, we will set up some of the bigger policy issues surrounding North Korea. Many questions loom regarding this isolated nation, its mysterious people, and its young dictator who seems hell-bent on destroying perceived enemies around the world. Part Two, which will be available on November 10, will feature interviews with North Korean policy experts and will address some of the bigger, tougher questions we set up in this first portion.

31 MIN2017 OCT 28
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11 - Decoding North Korea, Part One

Finally...North Korea! The Policy Scout Shorts #7: Five Fast Facts for Episode 11

The Policy Scout Shorts: Five Fast Facts is available a week before each new episode. These quick policy briefers provide the upcoming episode topic title, as well as five fast facts about the upcoming topic to spark interest and thought. If you want to know what topic The Policy Scout will cover next in a full-length, biweekly episode, this is the only way to find out!Join us on October 27, 2017 for Episode 11, and have a great week in the meantime.

7 MIN2017 OCT 20
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Finally...North Korea! The Policy Scout Shorts #7: Five Fast Facts for Episode 11

**Quick Announcement: Release Schedule Changes!**

Episodes will now be released on Fridays (instead of Mondays)! Next Five Fast Facts will be released on 10/20, and Episode 11 will be released on 10/27. Tune in!

1 MIN2017 OCT 10
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**Quick Announcement: Release Schedule Changes!**

Latest Episodes

Special Announcement and Episode 15 Promo

Special Announcement and Episode 15 Promo

2 MIN2018 APR 11
Comments
Special Announcement and Episode 15 Promo

14 - Getting What You Paid For: The Murky World of Campaign Finance

We'd like to thank our amazing sponsors: Deep Dish Podcast, which you can subscribe to here:https://www.thechicagocouncil.org/deep-dish-podcastand Ecosia, which you can visit athttps://www.ecosia.org/. You can also find out more about what Ecosia does at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-MMUghib3qEand athttps://info.ecosia.org/project/#projects.

33 MIN2018 FEB 14
Comments
14 - Getting What You Paid For: The Murky World of Campaign Finance

Five Fast Facts Promo for Episode 14

This is the promo for our next episode - and boy, is it going to be a good one! The Policy Scout Shorts: Five Fast Facts is available a week before each new episode. These quick policy briefers provide the upcoming episode topic title, as well as five fast facts about the upcoming topic to spark interest and thought. Join us on Monday, February 5, 2018 for Episode 13, and have a great week in the meantime.

6 MIN2018 JAN 29
Comments
Five Fast Facts Promo for Episode 14

13 - What is Your College Education Really Worth?

This is Episode 13: "What is Your College Education Really Worth?". We'd like to thank author and entrepreneur Zak Slayback for his incredible insights. You can also visithttps://www.thepolicyscout.com/, or follow us on Facebook and Twitter (both @thepolicyscout). You can donate to TPS on Paypal or Patreon, just following the links on the TPS website. We would also like to send a very big thanks to Resonate Recordings. You can read more about their services atwww.resonaterecordings.com.

46 MIN2018 JAN 10
Comments
13 - What is Your College Education Really Worth?

Five Fast Facts Promo for Episode 13

We are back to Monday releases, starting with the next episode! The Policy Scout Shorts: Five Fast Facts is available a week before each new episode. These quick policy briefers provide the upcoming episode topic title, as well as five fast facts about the upcoming topic to spark interest and thought. Join us on Monday, January 8, 2018 for Episode 13, and have a great week in the meantime.

6 MIN2017 DEC 29
Comments
Five Fast Facts Promo for Episode 13

12 - Decoding North Korea, Part Two

This is Part Two of "Decoding North Korea", a two-part topic. Part One set up many of the policy issues we address here, Part Two delves into some looming questions regarding North Korea, its leader, and the threat of a nuclear attack. Thanks to Dr. Marco Milani of the USC Korean Studies Institute for answering our (many) questions.

28 MIN2017 NOV 11
Comments
12 - Decoding North Korea, Part Two

The Policy Scout Shorts #8: Five Fast Facts for Episode 12

The Policy Scout Shorts: Five Fast Facts is available a week before each new episode. These quick policy briefers provide the upcoming episode topic title, as well as five fast facts about the upcoming topic to spark interest and thought. If you want to know what topic The Policy Scout will cover next in a full-length, biweekly episode, this is the only way to find out!Join us on November 10, 2017 for Episode 12, and have a great week in the meantime.

5 MIN2017 NOV 4
Comments
The Policy Scout Shorts #8: Five Fast Facts for Episode 12

11 - Decoding North Korea, Part One

This is Part One of a two-part episode. Here, we will set up some of the bigger policy issues surrounding North Korea. Many questions loom regarding this isolated nation, its mysterious people, and its young dictator who seems hell-bent on destroying perceived enemies around the world. Part Two, which will be available on November 10, will feature interviews with North Korean policy experts and will address some of the bigger, tougher questions we set up in this first portion.

31 MIN2017 OCT 28
Comments
11 - Decoding North Korea, Part One

Finally...North Korea! The Policy Scout Shorts #7: Five Fast Facts for Episode 11

The Policy Scout Shorts: Five Fast Facts is available a week before each new episode. These quick policy briefers provide the upcoming episode topic title, as well as five fast facts about the upcoming topic to spark interest and thought. If you want to know what topic The Policy Scout will cover next in a full-length, biweekly episode, this is the only way to find out!Join us on October 27, 2017 for Episode 11, and have a great week in the meantime.

7 MIN2017 OCT 20
Comments
Finally...North Korea! The Policy Scout Shorts #7: Five Fast Facts for Episode 11

**Quick Announcement: Release Schedule Changes!**

Episodes will now be released on Fridays (instead of Mondays)! Next Five Fast Facts will be released on 10/20, and Episode 11 will be released on 10/27. Tune in!

1 MIN2017 OCT 10
Comments
**Quick Announcement: Release Schedule Changes!**
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