The Weeds

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, Dylan Matthews, Dara Lind, and other voices dig into the weeds on important national issues, including healthcare immigration, and housing.

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Politics
News Commentary
Social Sciences
501
The policy origins of America's most expensive ...
68 min
502
Donald Trump vs the congressional GOP
50 min
503
How the rich ate all the growth
49 min
504
Statue limitations
56 min
505
A very meritorious podcast
65 min
506
Can John Kelly fix the Trump administration? Ca...
65 min
507
Is Google in an "ideological echo chamber"?
78 min
508
The bacon fat theory of school segregation, and...
54 min
509
ACA repeal is finally dead (maybe)
50 min
510
Skinny repeal and Trump's management by tweet
61 min
511
A deep dive on basic income
55 min
512
At last, a Weeds about weed (also Obamacare)
64 min
513
McConnellCare II: Cruz Control
53 min
514
Minimum wage research showdown (also Russia)
64 min
515
Understanding the opioid epidemic
47 min
516
Trumpism and travel bans
60 min
517
Meanwhile, House Republicans are trying to writ...
45 min
518
CB--Oh no this health care bill is terrible too
69 min
519
Senate Republicans' health care idea: Make the ...
63 min
520
Georgia (and Obamacare repeal) on our minds
66 min
521
Trump’s “buck stops somewhere else” foreign policy
51 min
522
Legends of the secret health care bill
64 min
523
Infrastructure week (jk it's about Comey)
52 min
524
Meet Sprinklecare
67 min
525
Jared Kushner: International man of mystery
59 min
526
A platinum get out of jail free card
57 min
527
Weeds in the Wild: Tennessee's Healthcare Bald ...
19 min
528
CB--Oh, this bill stinks
53 min
529
Trump's budget has landed, and it's terrible
64 min
530
All the Trump scandal drama you've been craving
48 min
531
Trump chaos, UBI, and the fracking baby boom
76 min
532
Weeds in the Wild: Free Money... For Everyone!
15 min
533
The wall in our hearts
63 min
534
AHCApocalypse III
58 min
535
High-Risk Podcasting
59 min
536
AHCApocalypse II
59 min
537
French elections, national service, and Queens ...
68 min
538
Weeds Live!
90 min
539
Weeds in the Wild: Meet Joan, the Robotic Pelvis
23 min
540
The World's Worst Club
55 min
541
Nuclear Winter
57 min
542
A cheery discussion of global warming, Obamacar...
72 min
543
Weeds in the Wild: Postville
27 min
544
Mad Dogs and Obamacare Repealers
80 min
545
CB-uh oh!
70 min
546
AHCApalooza
69 min
547
Don't Call It a State of the Union
64 min
548
Death Panel If You Do, Death Panel If You Don't
75 min
549
Weeds in the Wild: Sarah Goes to Kentucky
14 min
550
Privet, Amerika!
67 min
551
The Time Traveling Emanuel Brothers
81 min
552
SCOTUS, DBCFT, and Hitler's Highways
72 min
553
The Don't-Call-It-A-Muslim-Ban
41 min
554
Gag Order and Infrastructure
60 min
555
Inauguration Special
43 min
556
DeVos, Rigged Polls, and Quitting Bureaucrats
63 min
557
Trump Cabinet, Obamacare Update, and Heroin
59 min
558
Sarah and Ezra Interview Obama About Obamacare
73 min
559
Happy New Year
50 min
560
Year-End Spectacular
62 min
561
Kentucky, the Rust Belt, and the Big Picture on...
52 min
562
Russia and the American Dream
57 min
563
Trump's Surprisingly Ambitious Education Agenda
76 min
564
Assessing the Trump Cabinet — and Exploring How...
54 min
565
Conflicts of Interest, Trump and the Media, and...
70 min
566
Sneak peak: a new Vox podcast, about how policy...
22 min
567
The Trump Agenda
55 min
568
Trumpocalypse Now
53 min
569
The Massive Policy Stakes of 2016
50 min
570
Is Obamacare Failing?
64 min
571
Final Debate Special
55 min
572
Second Presidential Debate Special
61 min
573
Veep Debate and Cranky Judges
52 min
574
The First Debate and Pet Health Care
66 min
575
An Interview with Health and Human Services Sec...
45 min
576
Best Census Ever, the Trump Foundation, and Cla...
69 min
577
Gender Wage Gap and the Mystery of State Legisl...
54 min
578
EpiPen Prices, the Clinton Foundation, and Lead...
55 min
579
Obamacare Update and Aging America
56 min
580
Think Tanks, Transition, and What Drives Trumpkins
66 min
581
Trump's tax plan, democratic legitimacy, and th...
61 min
582
Interview with Atul Gawande
95 min
583
DNC-Palooza
58 min
584
Republican Convention Special
54 min
585
Basic Income and Police Shootings
58 min
586
Hillary Clinton. Yes, that Hillary Clinton.
43 min
587
Free College, Email Extravaganza, and the China...
60 min
588
Brexit 2, SCOTUS on abortion, and the missing m...
63 min
589
Welfare reform, SCOTUS deadlock, and health car...
65 min
590
Guns, Brexit, and Free Condoms
57 min
591
5uper Tue5day
55 min
592
Accountable Care Organizations, more Swedish ad...
57 min
593
Health care innovation, did Dems rig the primar...
68 min
594
90s nostalgia, Obamacare lawsuits, and the trut...
55 min
595
Competition in Obamacare marketplaces and how l...
49 min
596
Trump is the Republican nominee. What happens n...
60 min
597
Interview with Secretary of Defense Ash Carter
47 min
598
Land value taxes, soda taxes, and carbon taxes ...
69 min
599
Our undemocratic primaries, Obama's new fiducia...
64 min
600
Interview with Jason Furman
30 min