34 episodes

Pocket-Sized Politics is a podcast where co-hosts and young voters Amelie and Paris provide a balanced review of the news in 10 minutes or less, weekly. When not discussing the happenings on Capitol Hill, they interview legislators and activists leading change within their community.

Pocket-Sized Politics Amelie Halleman & Paris Sistilli

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    • 4.9, 47 Ratings

Pocket-Sized Politics is a podcast where co-hosts and young voters Amelie and Paris provide a balanced review of the news in 10 minutes or less, weekly. When not discussing the happenings on Capitol Hill, they interview legislators and activists leading change within their community.

    All Eyes on the Presidency

    All Eyes on the Presidency

    February has been a tumultuous month in politics. From acquittal, the State of the Union, Iowa, New Hampshire, and two intense primary debates, Paris and Amelie give a brief overview of everything that happened in the last month. 

    • 10 min
    Caucuses and Capitol Hill

    Caucuses and Capitol Hill

    Amelie and Paris are back this week to break down two topics that have dominated the news cycle: Impeachment and the Iowa caucuses. They also discuss events that may have flown under your radar including a key Supreme Court case, President Trump's foreign policy, and the March for Life.

    • 10 min
    NATO, NAFTA, and Jerrold Nadler

    NATO, NAFTA, and Jerrold Nadler

    This week, Paris and Amelie discuss the articles of impeachment and how they relate to the hearings last month. They also discuss the changing demographics in the 2020 election as the Iowa caucuses approach. Lastly, they summarize key events from the...

    • 9 min
    Taxes, Teachers, and Impeachment

    Taxes, Teachers, and Impeachment

    We discuss the Chicago teacher's strike, a formalized impeachment inquiry, President Trump's tax returns, and updates on the 2020 primary.

    • 10 min
    What do Syria, Ukraine, and 5 Court Cases All Have in Common?

    What do Syria, Ukraine, and 5 Court Cases All Have in Common?

    Amelie and Paris talk about this week in the White House: Syria, Ukraine, impeachment, and several critical court cases.

    • 11 min
    The Winners and Losers of Debate Night #3

    The Winners and Losers of Debate Night #3

    Amelie and Paris discuss each candidate's performance during the third round of Democratic debates. They also analyze the discussion around the main issues of the night and each candidate's stance.

    • 13 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
47 Ratings

47 Ratings

Matt C Rice ,

VERY SATISFIED

I have never heard a better podcast! Their voices are so soothing and they are very informational. Bavo! You won’t regret listening to this!! 10/10 recommend

sjdjdheissind ,

Loved the last episode

Paris and Amelie are two well spoken ladies👏🏻👏🏻

123podcastuser! ,

Great job! These young ladies did an excellent job interviewing

Bavo! Excelente!!!

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