DecodeDC

A News and Politics podcast featuring Jimmy Williams
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A reliable, honest and entertaining podcast about Washington D.C’s people, culture and politics.

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The clash of two American values -- religious freedom and freedom from discrimination –- didn’t seem so huge when a broad coalition of religious and civil rights representatives got together in a room in 1993. While starting from different ends of …
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Congress is considering changes to the way it handles sexual harassment complaints after its current rules have been called onerous by critics. We take stock of what might change with Patrick Terpstra of the Scripps Washington Bureau, and we speak …

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mistakesweremade reviewed this podcast on Mar 13th, 2019
"Andrea Seabrook quit her job as a Whitehouse reporter for NPR because she felt that by focusing on the day-to-day minutiae of politics, she was being forced away from the deeper issues in politics. She started this podcast to focus on really talking about politics, without having to toe the "good people on both sides" line. The results were fantastic. Then, after 2? seasons, the podcast was acquired by Scripps News, whatever that is, and Seabrook left. Her replacement, Jimmy Williams, was also a great host, but the podcast was no longer driven by the need to cut through the crap around reporting on politics in DC, and it became something different. Then it ended in December of 2017. Some of the episodes, like the one about mountaintop mining in Appalachia, or the one about the Texas tow…"
 

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Started
Jul 19th, 2012
Latest Episode
Dec 28th, 2017
Release Period
Weekly
No. of Episodes
254
Avg. Episode Length
24 minutes

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