November 2, 2021

EP. 129 — Why Single Party Rule is Bad For Democracy with Stan Oklobdzija 

Once one party totally controls the government in a state or city, it should be easy for that party to pass all the laws it wants to, right? Well, wrong. Single party rule can actually make it harder to enact policy. On the show this week, UC Riverside’s professor Stan Oklobdzija explains why.


FACT-129-20211029-Stan-ACv01-DYN.mp3 [00:00:00] Speaker 1 [00:00:22] Hello everyone, and welcome to Factually. I’m Adam Conover, thank you for joining me once again as I talk to an incredible expert about all the amazing things they know, that I don’t know and that you might not know. My mind is going to be blown. Your mind is going to be blown. We’re both going to have a great time together. That’s the intro I’ve been doing on this show for a couple of months now. Maybe I should change it up; come up with a different way to introduce this show, but I do enjoy saying it and that is what we are here to do. I don’t know, if you have  thoughts on a new intro then send me an email it That is the show’s email inbox, I do read those emails and I do occasionally even reply to them. I love to hear from you, the listener. But let’s talk about what we are doing on this show today. Today we are going to talk about politic

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