This episode, we’re looking into an often overlooked level of American policy-making: state governments. While the federal government is gripped by gridlock, the states surprisingly continue to pump out public policy. What makes these smaller governments work so efficiently? And do these laboratories of democracy really work for everyone?
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- Why the upcoming election in Georgia’s Sixth District will not be a referendum on Trump. – Jamie Monogan – 16 March 2017, LSE USAPP blog
- How states make their own air pollution somebody else’s problem – Jamie Monogan, David M. Konisky, and Neal D. Woods – 5 January 2017 , LSE USAPP blog
Note: This podcast gives the views of the interviews and co-hosts, and is not the position of USAPP – American Politics and Policy, the LSE US Centre, nor the London School of Economics.
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