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Lights, Camera, Action!

Lights, camera, action! Since media exposure is essential to the success of a politician’s campaign, today’s presidential hopefuls know this phrase all too well. Not only does the...

April 13, 2016

It’s Getting Close to Super Tuesday!

How time flies! The Georgia presidential primary is right around the corner on March 1. Update students about what’s going on in the 2016 presidential election with this quick mini-episode of...

February 26, 2016

Party Over Here, Party Over There!

In our latest episode of On the Campaign Trail with Bill Nigut, we talk parties. Not the ones with streamers, food, and music but the political ones that play significant roles in our government....

February 11, 2016

The Point Of Polls | Diet Science | College Athletes & Mental Health

The presidential race is in full swing in Iowa on Monday as that state hosts the first-in-the-nation caucuses of the 2016 race. Undoubtedly, polling has become a central part of our election process...

February 1, 2016

It's Time To Narrow The Field

Get ready! Iowa will host the first caucus of the election season on February 1 with the New Hampshire primary following closely behind on February 9. Help students understand the difference between...

January 27, 2016

Georgia’s Political Mood | Democracy In Black

How are voters in Georgia feeling about the upcoming presidential election? Excited? Anxious? Confused? Host Celeste Headlee gets a read on the Peach State electorate with help from Emory University...

January 25, 2016

Marketplace's Kai Ryssdal Wants To Know Your Money Woes

Public radio’s popular business show Marketplace is out with a new survey measuring Americans’ so-called “personal economy.” The goal of the “Economic Anxiety Index” is to quantify how people feel...

November 12, 2015

The Preacher Pimp | Felon Voting Rights | Sleepless | Dream Donations

A new survey by mattress manufacturer Sleep Number Beds ranked Georgia the sleepiest state in the nation. It found that Georgians get an average of six hours of sleep a night. What's keeping us up at...

August 3, 2015

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