In politics, you’re often told not to get lost in the weeds. But we love the weeds! That’s where politics becomes policy – the stuff that shapes our lives. Every Tuesday and Friday, Matthew Yglesias is joined by Ezra Klein, Dara Lind, Jane Coaston and other Vox voices to dig into the weeds on important national issues, including healthcare, immigration, housing, and everything else that matters. Produced by Vox and the Vox Media Podcast Network.


Title Date published
90s nostalgia, Obamacare lawsuits, and the truth about abortion 2016-05-20
Competition in Obamacare marketplaces and how low-income housing can boost poor neighborhoods 2016-05-13
Trump is the Republican nominee. What happens next? 2016-05-06
Interview with Secretary of Defense Ash Carter 2016-05-02
Land value taxes, soda taxes, and carbon taxes — oh my! 2016-04-29
Our undemocratic primaries, Obama's new fiduciary rule, and the challenge of information polarization 2016-04-22
Interview with Jason Furman 2016-04-18
Why inequality matters, Trump's delegate problem, and the geography of life expectancy 2016-04-15
What the hell is going on with tax havens, explained 2016-04-08
A medical struggle to digitize, a tax calculator, and a paper that explains Trump 2016-04-01
Replacing No Child Left Behind, wonky March Madness, and Uber's productivity 2016-03-25
Super(b) Tuesday special 2016-03-16
The productivity slowdown, TrumpCare, and better textbooks 2016-03-11
Super Tuesday/Exhausted Wednesday special! 2016-03-02
TPP, the Nevada Caucus, and the Great Texas Abortion clinic shutdown. 2016-02-26
The Supreme Court vacancy and the possible collapse of American democracy 2016-02-19
Could more corruption fix American politics? 2016-02-12
The Iowa Caucuses 2016-02-02
Will taxing the rich hurt growth – and will third parties save politics? 2016-01-29
Ross Douthat on campus conservatism, being thankful for Donald Trump, and how to write so liberals will read you 2016-01-26

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