Jun 1 • 54M

How Do You Solve A Problem Like Primaries?

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Host Sarah Isgur is joined by Steve Hayes, Jonah Goldberg, and David French for a weekly thoughtful discussion on politics, policy, and culture.
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Edward B. Foley, professor and director of the election law program at Ohio State, and Nick Troiano, executive director of Unite America, join Sarah for a conversation about reforming primaries. What does primary reform look like? Their conversation covers political science, history, and math. That’s right math. Can math save democracy?

Show Notes:

-Requiring Majority Winners for Congressional Elections

-Foley in the Washington Post: “How our system of primary elections could destroy democracy”

-The Sweep: “A Focus on the Problem with Primaries”

-Unite America: “America Has a Primary Problem”