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Nate Silver and the FiveThirtyEight team cover the 2016 election, tracking the polls, issues, voters and "game-changers" every week.

Nate Silver and the FiveThirtyEight team cover the 2016 election, tracking the polls, issues, voters and "game-changers" every week.
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ESPN Audio

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Nate Silver and the FiveThirtyEight team cover the 2016 election, tracking the polls, issues, voters and "game-changers" every week.

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English


Episodes

Medicare For Fall

10/21/2019
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The podcast crew discusses the politics of Medicare for All in the Democratic primary. They also look at the latest impeachment polling.

Duration:00:52:21

Warren In The Hot Seat

10/16/2019
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The crew reacts to the fourth Democratic primary debate.

Duration:00:38:24

What To Look For In The 4th Debate

10/14/2019
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The crew discusses the latest impeachment polling and previews the fourth Democratic primary debate.

Duration:00:57:17

Impeachment 101

10/10/2019
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Law professor Kate Shaw joins the podcast to discuss the laws and history behind impeachment and how they apply to today.

Duration:00:42:06

Is Ukraine Getting Worse For Trump?

10/7/2019
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The podcast crew reviews the latest news in the impeachment inquiry and discusses the two parties' strategies. They also ask if Joe Biden is the Democratic frontrunner.

Duration:00:59:34

How TV's Evolution Explains Our Politics

10/3/2019
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New York Times TV critic James Poniewozik joins the podcast to explain how changes in television over the past forty years have shaped American politics.

Duration:00:36:36

Impeachment Is Becoming More Popular

9/30/2019
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The crew looks at how public opinion on impeaching President Trump has changed in the week since Speaker Pelosi announced a formal inquiry.

Duration:00:50:22

The Whistleblower's Complaint

9/26/2019
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It's only been 48 hours since we last recorded, but a lot has happened. We discuss the release of Trump's Ukraine call summary, the whistleblower's complaint and more.

Duration:00:36:03

What An Impeachment Inquiry Might Mean

9/24/2019
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The crew gathers to discuss Nancy Pelosi's decision to launch an impeachment inquiry against President Trump. How'd we get here, and what might come next?

Duration:00:24:31

Are Democrats Ready To Impeach Trump?

9/23/2019
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The crew discusses how the Ukraine story could change the impeachment conversation for Democrats. They also debate whether Elizabeth Warren is now the frontrunner in Iowa.

Duration:00:48:55

We Ran Into Andrew Yang At The Airport

9/19/2019
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Nate and Galen ran into Andrew Yang waiting for the same return flight from the debate in Houston last week. They asked if he'd record a podcast and he obliged.

Duration:00:26:14

The State Of *Both* 2020 Primaries

9/16/2019
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The crew discusses the latest post-debate polling and what the GOP primary is teaching us about Trump's electoral strengths and weaknesses.

Duration:00:54:43

What Went Down In The Third Democratic Debate

9/13/2019
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The crew reacts to the third Democratic primary debate from the spin room floor in Houston, Texas.

Duration:00:35:04

How To Own The Debate

9/9/2019
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The crew discusses possible strategies for the candidates on stage in the Democratic primary debate on Thursday.

Duration:00:56:27

The Gerrymandering Fight Moves To The States

9/5/2019
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A North Carolina court panel threw out the state's legislative maps as a partisan gerrymander this week. Nancy Martorano Miller and Dave Wasserman discuss the implications.

Duration:00:26:46

And Then There Were Ten

9/3/2019
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The crew discusses the dynamic of the third Democratic primary debate, in which ten candidates will face off on a single night. They also ask: good use or bad use of polling?

Duration:00:44:17

A Constitutional Crisis In Britain?

8/29/2019
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Helen Thompson and David Runciman join the podcast to discuss Boris Johnson's suspension of parliament and the politics of Brexit.

Duration:00:45:38

The Winnowing Begins

8/26/2019
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The crew takes a look at who has dropped out of the Democratic primary and why. They also assess the political risk of a hypothetical downturn in the economy.

Duration:00:48:37

The 2019 Elections

8/22/2019
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FiveThirtyEight elections analysts Nathaniel Rakich and Geoffrey Skelley join the podcast to discuss the races on the ballot in 2019 and the current national environment.

Duration:00:30:05

Elizabeth Warren's Comeback

8/19/2019
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The crew discusses how Elizabeth Warren gained ground after polling fifth or sixth nationally a handful of months ago. They also ask what's changed since the El Paso shooting.

Duration:00:55:27