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Plunderbund is Ohio's Most Influential Political Blog. The Plunderbund Podcast presents National and Ohio politics from our on the ground perspective. Loyal readers can tell you that we often use humor to make our points, but also do intense research and break news stories as well.

Plunderbund is Ohio's Most Influential Political Blog. The Plunderbund Podcast presents National and Ohio politics from our on the ground perspective. Loyal readers can tell you that we often use humor to make our points, but also do intense research and break news stories as well.
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Plunderbund is Ohio's Most Influential Political Blog. The Plunderbund Podcast presents National and Ohio politics from our on the ground perspective. Loyal readers can tell you that we often use humor to make our points, but also do intense research and break news stories as well.

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English


Episodes

The Supreme Court and Ohio Election Lawsuits

7/5/2016
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The Plunderbund Podcast is back. Joe is not available, but Lycurgus Group VP and General Counsel, and former prosecutor, Josh Engel takes over hosting duties. We are joined this week by Professor Paul Moke. In addition to teaching political science at Wilmington College, Professor Moke has been involved in a number of election law challenges to Republican efforts to restrict voting in Ohio. We discuss the recent Supreme Court decisions on abortion and affirmative action, and try to...

Duration: 00:41:00


Plundercast Episode 5

5/10/2016
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What is the Kasich Administration hiding? The Plunderbund Podcast is joined this week by Catherine Turcer, Policy Analyst for Common Cause Ohio. We discuss open records law in Ohio, including a new reform proposal and recent Ohio Supreme Court decisions that make some law enforcement records easier to access. Plus we make some big news. Let us know your thoughts and ideas on Twitter. Links: SB 321 Ohio Sunshine Manual Senator Robert Kelly Follow: Plunderbund: @plunderbund Catherine Turcer:...

Duration: 00:43:39


Abortion Rights and the Supreme Court

4/18/2016
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The Republican War on Women. The Plunderbund Podcast is joined this week by Jaime Miracle, Deputy Director of NARAL Pro-Choice Ohio. We discuss restrictions on abortion rights, the recent Supreme Court arguments on the Texas law that seeks to close down abortion clinics by imposing onerous regulations, and whether someone can be both pro-choice and a feminist. Plus , we ask: Who should play John Kasich, Ted Cruz and Donald Trump in a movie version of the 2016 Presidential Race? And, should...

Duration: 00:30:39


BONUS: The Music of John Kasich

4/5/2016
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Last summer, John Kasich tried to be everything to everyone in terms of musical tastes. He told The Hill, “I like Linkin Park. I like U2. I like a lot of different bands. I like some stuff that Justin Timberlake does.” Remembering that he was in a GOP Primary, Kashch remembered to pander, adding, “I’ve found on the road that I have been able to listen to some beautiful, soothing Christian music, which I really hadn’t done before. I find it to be really good.” In February, Kasich told CNN...

Duration: 00:06:33


Education in Ohio

3/28/2016
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The Plunderbund Podcast focuses on education in Ohio with special guest Denis Smith. Denis is an educational consultant who worked for the Ohio Department of Education’s Office of Community Schools from 2007 to 2011. This week we answer the question: does John Kasich’s rhetoric on education match what is happening in Ohio? John Kasich touts his educational record on his presidential campaign website. He says, “For American students to be prepared for success in an increasingly competitive...

Duration: 00:35:26


Ohio Primary Results

3/17/2016
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This week on thePlunderbund Podcast we discuss theresults of the hard foughtPresidentialPrimaries in Ohio. Hillary Clinton and John Kasich were able to beat back toughchallenges -- what does this mean for Ohio in November. Our second topic issome of the other notable races in Ohio that were decided on primary day, including the ouster of the Cleveland Prosecuting Attorney. Finally, we end as wedo every week with Predictions. Joe Mismas and Joshua Engel are joined this week by lawyer and...

Pilot Episode

3/14/2016
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Plunderbund is trying out something new this election cycle: an Ohio Politics-themed podcast. The pilot episode of our Plundercast, recorded Tuesday, March 9th, 2016, features Sandy Theis, Executuve Director of ProgressOhio and former Plain Dealer Statehouse Bureau Chief, Josh Engel former prosecutor and current civil rights attorney and legal author, and Joe Mismas, a managing editor at Plunderbund.com. The topics covered on this pilot episode include Ohio’s presidential primary, the push...

Duration: 00:29:07