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Ask Civics 101

What’s the different between the House and Senate? How does the electoral college work? Why's the voting age 18? How do you become a citizen?

If you have a question about civics, elections, or our government, NHPR's own Civics 101 is here to help! Hosts Nick Capodice and Hannah McCarthy will be answering your questions about our democracy and how it works every Monday at 5:44PM on All Things Considered.

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From Podcast to Print

Sep 4, 2020

Civics 101 Hosts Publish New Book Looking at Fundamentals of Democracy and U.S. Government.

NHPR’s Civics 101 podcast hosts Nick Capodice and Hannah McCarthy will become first-time authors when their new book, A User's Guide to Democracy: How America Works, goes on sale Tuesday, September 8. The book also features illustrations by cartoonist Tom Toro of The New Yorker magazine.