In The News with Terrance McAndrews

In The News with Terrance McAndrews

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In the News is a political podcast that covers politics, culture and current events. We cover political news from an independent point of view.

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Gridlock and partisan bickering have held the country hostage for several years now. Fear of primary challenges results in officials remaining intransigent. The need to obstruct any and all initiatives proposed by the other party causes the... more
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Few programs have as much of an impact on American society as Social Security. Created in 1930's, it has grown to become one of the largest parts of retirement planning and American life. An estimated 55 million people receive... more
00:42

Traditionally we think of the political spectrum with liberals and communism way on the left and conservatives and fascism way on the right. But what if the way we perceive these terms and systems of government aren't in fact the way they exist... more
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Our country has basically stagnated for the last four years under two of the most unproductive Congresses in the nation's history. Why does it seem that so little is getting done in Congress? Why does it seem that so few of the bills that get... more
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Americans spends about $2.4 trillion on health care every year. One out of every six dollars spent in the US is spent on health care. Health care makes up nearly 17% of our economy and in 25 years it's estimated to be 25%. Health... more
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President Obama has released his budget blueprint for 2014. It includes both deficit cutting measures and proposals that the White House claims will lay the foundation for economic growth. The plan also contains some controversial... more
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Prescription medicine is a $320 billion industry in the US. Nearly 4 billion prescriptions are written every year to Americans for classes of drugs ranging from oncology to antidepressants. But this rapid growth of prescription... more
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It's budget season in Washington DC and both the Republican and Democratic parties have put forth proposals for the Federal Budget. Both budgets hold true to their party's ideologies and put forth proposals that are consistent with their... more
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Americans spends about $2.4 trillion on health care every year. One out of every six dollars spent in the US is spent on health care. Health care makes up nearly 17% of our economy and in 25 years it's estimated to be 25%. Health... more
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The deadline for the Sequester has come and gone and Congress has not passed any legislation rolling it back. In this episode we update the state of affairs around the Sequester. We discuss the latest developments and how things are... more

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