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Have you noticed that politicians struggle to enact the things they run on? They find themselves bound by what is popular, or at least their sense of it. The narrow range of policies that they can enact is called the Overton Window. The Overton Window podcast looks at issues around the country and the people changing what is politically possible.

The Overton Window Mackinac Center for Public Policy

    • Government
    • 4.9 • 8 Ratings

Have you noticed that politicians struggle to enact the things they run on? They find themselves bound by what is popular, or at least their sense of it. The narrow range of policies that they can enact is called the Overton Window. The Overton Window podcast looks at issues around the country and the people changing what is politically possible.

    ‘It’s a policy shift but also a cultural shift’

    ‘It’s a policy shift but also a cultural shift’

    M. Nolan Gray on the battles for less restrictive housing

    ‘This is the unholy intersection of Hollywood and politics’

    ‘This is the unholy intersection of Hollywood and politics’

    Jacob Whiton and Greg LeRoy on state film subsidies

    ‘The dealers are protecting themselves, not protecting consumers’

    ‘The dealers are protecting themselves, not protecting consumers’

    Dan Crane on the fight for direct sales of vehicles

    ‘There’s no good outcome here’

    ‘There’s no good outcome here’

    Brian Riedl on what it will take to avoid catastrophic federal debt

    ‘I just think that’s a success, right?’

    ‘I just think that’s a success, right?’

    Sarah Curry on letting voters know what debts they’re being asked to approve

    ‘They can embrace radical policies with no repercussions’

    ‘They can embrace radical policies with no repercussions’

    Paul Gessing on the fight to keep gasoline-powered vehicle sales legal in New Mexico

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