Best Election 2016 podcasts (Updated August 2017; image)
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NPR Politics Podcast
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The NPR Politics Podcast is where NPR's political reporters talk to you like they talk to each other. With weekly roundups and quick takes on news of the day, you don't have to keep up with politics to know what's happening. You just have to keep up with us.
 
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FiveThirtyEight Politics
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Nate Silver and the FiveThirtyEight team cover the latest in politics, tracking the issues and "game-changers" every week.
 
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Keepin' it 1600
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Four former aides to President Obama — Jon Favreau, Dan Pfeiffer, Jon Lovett, and Tommy Vietor — host a biweekly Ringer podcast to discuss the political world, analyze the Trump presidency, and welcome commentary from journalists and politicians.
 
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Vox's The Weeds
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Everyone is always warning you not to get lost in the weeds. But not Vox's Ezra Klein, Sarah Kliff, and Matthew Yglesias. They love the weeds. That's where all the policy is. This is the podcast for people who follow politics because they love thinking about health care, economics, and zoning. It is not a podcast for people who like hearing talk about gaffes.
 
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The Sean Hannity Show
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Sean Hannity is a multimedia superstar, spending four hours a day every day reaching out to millions of Americans on radio, television and the Internet.
 
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The Run-Up
Weekly+
 
The election is over. But the story has just begun. Michael Barbaro, who has covered the last two presidential races for the Times, hosts our twice-weekly conversation about the biggest stories and surprises coming out of the campaign. The show features Times political reporters, Opinion columnists and data analysts. You’ll also hear interviews with key players on the political scene. It’s the access and authority The New York Times does best.
 
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The Pollsters
Weekly
 
Politics. Policy. Polling. Pop Culture.Explore what America's thinking with two of the country's leading pollsters-the bipartisan team of Democrat Margie Omero and Republican Kristen Soltis Anderson. In this weekly podcast we take a fresh, friendly look at the numbers driving the week's biggest stories in news, politics, tech, entertainment and pop culture. Along with the occasional interview with pollsters, journalists, and other industry leaders, we'll lift the hood on the numbers revealin ...
 
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The United States of Anxiety
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The United States of Anxiety: Culture Wars introduces you to people who have been battling to shape America’s political culture for decades. We profile culture warriors, past and present, who have influenced debates over race, religion, science, sexuality, gender and more. We connect those debates to real people, with real stakes in the outcome. We’re filling in the blanks – aiming to answer questions you didn’t even know you had – and we’re asking, what are you willing to fight for? WNYC St ...
 
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Quorum Call
Weekly
 
No one knows Capitol Hill and the corridors of Washington power like National Journal, and now NJ brings you Quorum Call—a weekly podcast on Congress, policy, and politics. Hosted by National Journal's veteran reporting team, new episodes of Quorum Call will be available every Monday.
 
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The Ticket 2016
Weekly
 
The Ticket: A Presidential Podcast from The Texas Tribune and KUT News. Each Week KUT's Ben Philpott and the Tribune's Jay Root provide a rundown of the week's campaign actions and bring you interviews with people who make a living working on, covering or commenting on the campaigns.
 
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CNN's The Daily DC
Daily
 
CNN has the best political director in the business and every morning Monday through Friday David Chalian will lay out what you need to know from the world of politics.
 
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CNN Debates
Weekly
 
This series kicked off on September 16th with the GOP Presidential Candidate Debate. You will be able to listen to all of the CNN debates from the 2016 Presidential campaign in full. Once the debate on CNN TV unedited audio here, within 30 minutes. We'll also give you some special shows with analysis about other debates and campaigns from time to time. So click subscribe, and follow along with us as CNN covers the 2016 Presidential campaign like nobody else can ... on TV, online, in our mobi ...
 
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Face the Nation Diary
Weekly
 
Face the Nation Diary brings you the latest political news and analysis from CBS News’ John Dickerson. Subscribe for the latest on what’s going on in Washington, around the country, and across the globe - and how it could impact you
 
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Politics Politics Politics
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Justin Robert Young announces his intention to dissect the run for the White House. Just think, while you been getting down and out about the liars and the dirty dirty cheats of the world you could have been getting down to this sick beat.
 
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Masters in Politics
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Under the leadership of Bloomberg Washington Bureau Chief Megan Murphy, veteran political TV news producers Betsy Fischer Martin and Tammy Haddad explore the tradecraft of politics with candidates, strategists and fellow journalists, including regular reporting and analysis from Bloomberg contributors.
 
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Polling Matters
Weekly
 
Keiran Pedleys bring you the latest opinion poll news and analysis with guests. Follow Keiran on twitter @keiranpedley
 
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RunningMate with Ryan Nobles
Weekly
 
The 2016 campaign is changing by the minute and it might be tough to keep up with every twist and turn. Luckily RunningMate 2016 will help you do just that. Each week Ryan Nobles and the CNN RunningMate team will breakdown the highs and lows with expert interviews, unique commentary and even a little fun. Join the race for the White House with a front row seat on the campaign trail, without ever leaving home. Subscribe to RunningMate2016 on iTunes or your favorite podcasting app.
 
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Says Who?
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Are you looking for some friendly company to help you through the hell that we find ourselves in after the 2016 election? Dan Sinker and Maureen Johnson—one journalist and one author—try to figure out what the hell is going on. Maybe, together, they can figure it out (spoiler alert: probably not)! Why not grab your coffee (or something stronger) and pull up a chair? SAYS WHO: it's not a podcast—it's a coping strategy.
 
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Election Profit Makers
Rare
 
A podcast about election-related prediction markets, hosted by two friends who used to play in a secret band no one was allowed to know about. ***THIS PODCAST WILL END THE DAY AFTER THE 2016 ELECTION.*** Produced by Starlee Kine (Mystery Show). Hosted by Jon Kimball and David Rees.
 
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Podcast for America
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A new show from Panoply about the human feeding frenzy that is Washington during a presidential campaign cycle, with Alex Wagner, host of MSNBC's "Now with Alex Wagner," Mark Leibovich, New York Times Magazine's national correspondent and author of "This Town," and Annie Lowrey, contributing editor at New York Magazine.
 
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Decision 2016 - Speeches of the Presidential Election
 
Welcome to Decision 2016 - Speeches of the Presidential Election! On this podcast you will find every speech from all the Democratic and Republican candidates as well as each of the debates in full. Decision 2016 - Your home to the Presidential Election!Share and Enjoy!
 
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Political Trade Secrets: Winning Campaigns | Elections | Politics
 
On Political Trade Secrets we take an inside look at campaigns and politics. We pull back the curtain, look under the hood and investigate how good candidates run for office and win elections. Each week on our free podcast we’ll offer some of the best insight into politics, campaigns and elections – with big name guests and key insider information into the world of running for office and political campaigns.
 
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TrailMix 2016
Weekly
 
A weekly podcast about the 2016 campaign. Produced by the folks at DecodeDC out of the Scripps Washington Bureau, it offers insight, a healthy dose of skepticism and some profanity. Hosted by Scripps politics reporter Miranda Green, Daily Beast social media editor Asawin Suebsaeng and Independent Journal politics editor Justin Green. Tune in Wednesdays.
 
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Campaign Context: An Interdisciplinary Election Podcast
 
Campaign Context: An Interdisciplinary Election Podcast consists of discussions with academic experts on the themes, candidates, and issues of the 2016 U.S. presidential election. Website at www.campaigncontext.wordpress.com
 
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Washington Dreaming: The 2016 Presidential Election
 
Pidgin presents your ultimate road-to-the-White House podcast. The show features commentary and insight from John Lawrence, former Chief of Staff to House Speaker, Nancy Pelosi. And folks, believe us when we tell you, after a distinguished 30-plus year career on Capitol Hill, there is no-one inside or outside the Beltway who knows more about US politics than John Lawrence. He is joined by political commentator and author Tim Dunlop for a full-on discussion of the agony, ecstasy and absurdity ...
 
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Every day is a test of the president's ability to succeed as a leader. This week, faced with a test of his moral instinct, President Trump, who built his reputation on bluntness about essential truths, could not speak clearly about racism and bigotry, raising fresh questions about his moral compass, discipline and whether he has irreparably cri ...…
 
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The Sean Hannity Show
 
Former Speaker Newt Gingrich was instrumental in the Republican Revolution of 1994 where the GOP recaptured the House Majority after 42 years of being the minority party. This makes him uniquely qualified to understand politics and on this show he highlights the departure of White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon and just what President Trum ...…
 
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Vox's The Weeds
 
Libby Nelson and German Lopez join Matt to discuss the politics and history of Confederate monuments.
 
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FiveThirtyEight Politics
 
In this emergency podcast, the team talks about what Steve Bannon's departure from the White House means for the people who remain.
 
David Chalian, CNN's political director, talks to Sara Sidner, CNN's international correspondent, about Charlottesville, white supremacists, free speech, recognizing history and removing monuments that reflect a segregated past.
 
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The Sean Hannity Show
 
A tragic attack occurred in Barcelona, Spain that has the entire world focused on whether it was a terrorist attack. Sean sits down with former CIA terror specialist Buck Sexton and Brightbart's Raheem Kassam to discuss the details of the attack that saw a a van driving into a crowded square in Barcelona. The Sean Hannity Show is live weekdays ...…
 
Charlottesville — and the President's reaction — dominated the week. This episode: host/editor/correspondent Ron Elving, political reporter Danielle Kurtzleben, White House reporter Geoff Bennett, justice correspondent Carrie Johnson, and White House correspondent Scott Horsley. More coverage at nprpolitics.org. Email the show at nprpolitics@np ...…
 
Somebody please come to the rescue. We’ll try anything at this point. In the meantime, tweet us @ksoltisanderson @margieomero @thepollsters. Poll of the week: Alabama pollsters take a bow:Polling average comes pretty close:https://fivethirtyeight.com/features/what-to-watch-for-in-tonights-alabama-senate-primaries/Trump-losionStatus unchanged. T ...…
 
David Chalian, CNN's political director, on the pattern that President Donald Trump seems to follow whenever he's engulfed in controversy: create an opponent and exploit cultural divisions to fortify his political base.
 
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The Sean Hannity Show
 
Sean sits down with Attorney General Jeff Sessions to try and understand the horror that is Sanctuary Cities. "We want a lawful system of immigration that is in our national interest," offered Sessions, "Mayors do not get to set the immigration policy of the United States of America." The Sean Hannity Show is live weekdays from 3 pm to 6 pm ET ...…
 
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Politics Politics Politics
 
Trump, man... this guy. NOTES So... that press conference Trump had a decent hand going into Tuesday. NK backing down and pushing on the media for ignoring his Monday remarks so they could still run their Saturday hot takes And yet www.youtube.com/watch?v=QGKbFA7HW-U Because it never gets old www.youtube.com/watch?v=U12bWXqxgXM Any infrastructu ...…
 
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Vox's The Weeds
 
Sarah, Ezra, and Matt break down Trump's plan to slash legal immigration, a new way to sabotage Obamacare, and research on ER scams. Got a bill from an emergency room? We want to hear about it. The Company Behind Many Surprise Emergency Room Bills from The New York Times Surprise! Out-of-Network Billing for Emergency Care in the United States f ...…
 
David Chalian, CNN's political director, on the wave of criticism following President Donald Trump's placing blame on "both sides" in Charlottesville, how Republican leaders have responded, and the question of what happens now as figures like David Duke take comfort in the President's words.
 
Sean sits down with Jesse Lee Peterson and Daryl Scott to discuss President Trump's remarks today and to remind the audience that speech we hate is still very much protected by the 1st Amendment. What can we learn from our history and our country's heritage? It turns out, a lot. The Sean Hannity Show is live weekdays from 3 pm to 6 pm ET on iHe ...…
 
David Chalian, CNN's political director, on the conflicting messages coming from the White House as President Donald Trump faces criticism of his handling of violence in Charlottesville, from his "do-over" statement on Monday, to tweets that seem to undermine his message and the moral authority of the President. Plus, personnel changes in the W ...…
 
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The Sean Hannity Show
 
President Trump reacted to this past weekend's tragedy with a clear message that hatred is evil and will not be tolerated in the United States. The liberal media will continue to attack the President but his message today could not be any more clear. Sean reacts to the President's remarks. The Sean Hannity Show is live weekdays from 3 pm to 6 p ...…
 
President Trump did not condemn white supremacy by name in his initial response to the violence in Charlottesville. The team discusses the reasons and repercussions.
 
This week, Adam is joined by Josh Kraushaar and Kyle Trygstad to preview Tuesday's special Senate election in Alabama and discuss the reactions from President Trump and other Republican officeholders to the violence in Charlottesville.
 
David Chalian, CNN's political director, on the political fallout from President Donald Trump's comments addressing the violence in Charlottesville over the weekend, how politicians in his own party reacted, and what is at stake when he faces questions about white supremacy in America.
 
President Trump has said the opioid epidemic is an emergency but has yet to take formal action. Plus, some listener questions. This episode: host/congressional reporter Scott Detrow, White house correspondent Tamara Keith, and White House correspondent Scott Horsley. More coverage at nprpolitics.org. Email the show at nprpolitics@npr.org. Find ...…
 
Toronto Sun columnist Anthony Furey discusses the impact of an electromagnetic pulse attack that could result from a nuclear attack. North Korea could cause a lot of damage but just how likely are they to attack? The Sean Hannity Show is live weekdays from 3 pm to 6 pm ET on iHeartRadio and Hannity.com.…
 
Dara Lind and Andrew Prokop join Matt to talk about Kelly's record as DHS Secretary and Trump's bizarre Twitter feud with Mitch McConnell.
 
David Chalian, CNN's political director, talks to Jim Sciutto, CNN's Chief National Security Correspondent, about the strategies on both sides of the Pacific as threats escalate between the US and North Korea, understanding the full context of President Donald Trump's "fire and fury" comments, how to view Kim Jung Un as a leader, what is at sta ...…
 
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The Sean Hannity Show
 
Sean sits down with his military A-team to discuss options with North Korea. All of the years of Obama appeasement has left the world surprised by President Trump's strong rhetoric toward North Korea. This is Trump's Cuban Missile Crisis. The Sean Hannity Show is live weekdays from 3 pm to 6 pm ET on iHeartRadio and Hannity.com.…
 
North Korea dominated the news this week, so NPR International Editor Will Dobson joins the podcast, with host/White House correspondent Tamara Keith, congressional reporter Scott Detrow, White House correspondent Geoff Bennett, and editor/correspondent Ron Elving. More coverage at nprpolitics.org. Email the show at nprpolitics@npr.org. Find an ...…
 
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Politics Politics Politics
 
We are all going to die. NOTES: Fire and Fury www.nytimes.com/2017/08/09/world/…ire-and-fury.html FBI raiding Manaforts house www.washingtonpost.com/politics/fbi-….c0e3b7438c6c There is no secret plan thinkprogress.org/trump-called-for…me-7c702db9ab82/ MORE WHITE HOUSE INTRIGUE www.wsj.com/articles/mcmaster-a…ommander-1502234710 The Freaks Come ...…
 
David Chalian, CNN's political director, on the back and forth between President Donald Trump and Republican Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, new numbers showing how Americans (and specifically Republicans) view Congress in a CNN poll conducted by SSRS, and how it all plays into Trump's strategy on scoring legislative wins.…
 
Is it the end of the world as we know it? Well we're going to record literally from a bubble no matter what! Tweet us @ksoltisanderson @margieomero @thepollsters with your audio tips, prepping tips, and polling tips.Poll of the WeekGallup: Parents choose to intervene when a child is boredhttp://bit.ly/2vOYdFMThis Week in TrumpHuffPost: Trump Ap ...…
 
Welcome to the Says Who Vacation Party! Get your swimsuit! Put on your sunglasses! It's VACATION TIME! The President is off for his 17 day golf trip, which are different from the two, three, and four day golf trips he normally takes. So we all get the month off! Right?!?! An amazing amount has happened in the last two weeks: Healthcare was save ...…
 
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The Sean Hannity Show
 
Donald Trump and his administration has made strong statements in response to North Korea's increased rhetorical threats toward the United States. Sean covers the latest including North Korea's attempted plans to strike Guam. The Sean Hannity Show is live weekdays from 3 pm to 6 pm ET on iHeartRadio and Hannity.com.…
 
Matt, Ezra, and Sarah talk about the now-infamous Google memo, the Democrats' plan for prescription drug pricing, and a study on opioid prescriptions and medical schools.
 
David Chalian, CNN's political director, on President Donald Trump's warning to North Korea, how it differs from US strategy towards North Korea in the past, the political and real world implications of the President's words, and how Americans feel about his handling of the threat according to the the latest CNN public poll conducted by SSRS.…
 
The Washington Post, yes the Washington Post, reported ISIS has been severely damaged recently. The reason? Policies set forth by the Trump Administration. Don't expect the mainstream media to report on this!
 
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The Sean Hannity Show
 
Sean dedicates the show to the news that North Korea likely has nuclear capabilities that can hit our shores. If you're surprised by this news you have not been listening to The Sean Hannity Show very much! "I've been saying that the threat to freedom and the thing that will define the Trump presidency is North Korea," kicked off Sean, "I so wi ...…
 
David Chalian, CNN's political director, on what it means that Donald Trump's overall approval rating stands at its lowest point in CNN polling, according to a new CNN poll conducted by SSRS.
 
There are times when prosecutors go too far in pursuit of a guilty verdict....
 
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NPR Politics Podcast
 
This episode: host/congressional reporter Scott Detrow, White House correspondent Tamara Keith, and justice correspondent Carrie Johnson. More coverage at nprpolitics.org. Email the show at nprpolitics@npr.org. Find and support your local public radio station at npr.org/stations.
 
With Congress on recess, Adam brings in the Hotline's Kimberly Railey and Ally Mutnick to talk House retirements and the latest developments in some of the most competitive Senate races of 2018. Later, Zach Cohen stops by to break down West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice's party switch and the state of the play in the Virginia and New Jersey guberna ...…
 
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FiveThirtyEight Politics
 
The team weighs the significance of Bob Mueller empaneling a grand jury in the Russia investigation. They also look at persisting rifts in the Democratic Party.
 
David Chalian, CNN's political director, on the latest tweets from President Donald Trump and how they reflect dynamics inside the White House as President Donald Trump takes a break from Washington, from the limits facing chief of staff John Kelly, to the shadow of the 2020 presidential election, and the full context of the latest public polling.…
 
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The Sean Hannity Show
 
Sean sits down with former House Speaker Newt Gingrich to review the latest on the "Anti-Trump Witch Hunt," namely all of the efforts by the Deep State to target Donald Trump. "Game of Thrones is a better introduction to where we are right now than any American Government class," laughed GIngrich. The truth is, the American people pay for these ...…
 
The scandal that broke last week involving Attorney General Loretta Lynch and former FBI Director James Comey shows evidence of a massive cover-up at the DOJ. Among the evidence is suggestions that the DOJ prepared "talking points" after Lynch met with former President Bill Clinton during an off-the-record meeting. Why would the DOJ need talkin ...…
 
A break from politics with an excerpt of a new audio documentary from 30 for 30 Podcasts, which our very own Jody Avirgan heads up. We present "The Fighter Inside," reported by Andrew Mambo. More at 30for30podcasts.com
 
The White House re-shuffling continued this week with the departure of Anthony Scaramucci. A new chief of staff brought in military discipline, but news that the special counsel has empaneled a grand jury sent a chill through Trumpworld -- as did more leaks, including leaks of presidential conversations with foreign heads of state. Face the Nat ...…
 
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The Sean Hannity Show
 
Jay Sekulow sits down with Sean to discuss the latest news that James Comey and Former Attorney General Loretta Lynch were involved in crafting a strategy to spin the scandalous story about a special meeting between Lynch and former President Bill Clinton. This is a scandal the main stream media MUST report, but they won't. The Sean Hannity Sho ...…
 
David Chalian, CNN's political director, talks to CNN justice correspondent Pamela Brown, who pulls together all the strands of reporting on the Russia investigation. Brown gives an inside look at how special counsel Robert Mueller is running things, how he built his team, the obstacles it faces and why his team is looking at the financial ties ...…
 
James Comey just signed a multi-million dollar book deal detailing his "leadership" style and how he handled important decisions. I guess it pays to be leaker-in-chief.
 
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The Sean Hannity Show
 
You've heard Sean wage war after war against the Deep State but do you really know what it is? Why is the Deep State so threatened and what does it mean for the future of the country? Sean dedicates a large part of the show answering those questions plus news that General McMaster has made some sweeping changes within the National Security team ...…
 
The President's private calls with world leaders leak, while the White House focuses on the party base. This episode: host/congressional reporter Scott Detrow, White House correspondent Tamara Keith, congressional correspondent Susan Davis, and political editor Domenico Montanaro. More coverage at nprpolitics.org. Email the show at nprpolitics@ ...…
 
David Chalian, CNN's political director, on new public polling from Quinnipiac University, why they show a crack in President Donald Trump's support from Republicans, and how the numbers reflect that Trump is doubling down on his brand and governing for his base.
 
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