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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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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

The Primaries Project: There's Gotta Be A Better System...Right?

1/23/2020
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This is the third installment of our audio documentary series "The Primaries Project," looking at how our primary system came to be and its effect on American politics.

Duration:00:32:35

How Senators Are Calculating Impeachment Politics

1/22/2020
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FiveThirtyEight's Perry Bacon Jr. and Amelia Thomson-DeVeaux join Galen Druke to discuss the political considerations at play in President Trump's impeachment trial.

Duration:00:27:22

Live From DC: America's Favorite Sandwich

1/20/2020
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In front of a live audience in DC, the crew debates the electoral cases of the leading Democratic candidates. The also discuss electability and guess what America thinks.

Duration:01:13:13

The Primaries Project: The Effects Of Reform

1/15/2020
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This is the second installment of our audio documentary series "The Primaries Project," looking at how our primary system came to be and its effect on American politics.

Duration:00:45:18

The Last Pre-Iowa Debate

1/15/2020
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The crew reacts to the candidates' performances in the last Democratic primary debate before the Iowa caucuses.

Duration:00:32:07

A Four-Way Pileup In Iowa

1/13/2020
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The crew discusses the latest polling in Iowa, showing a tight four-way race. They also talk about Booker's decision to dropout and Tom Steyer's polling in NV and SC.

Duration:00:42:25

Model Talk: The Primary Forecast Is Live

1/10/2020
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FiveThirtyEight's 2020 Democratic primary forecast is live. In a new installment of "Model Talk" Nate Silver discusses what went into creating it.

Duration:00:38:44

The Primaries Project: How 1968 Changed Everything

1/9/2020
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This is the first installment of our audio documentary series "The Primaries Project," looking at how our primary system came to be and its effect on American history.

Duration:00:33:43

How The Iran Conflict Could Affect 2020

1/6/2020
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The team discusses the political implication's of President Trump's decision to kill Iran's Maj. Gen. Qassem Suleimani in a drone strike.

Duration:00:47:17

The Biggest Political Moments Of 2019

12/30/2019
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The podcast crew looks back at the biggest political moments of 2019 and looks ahead to the most pressing questions of 2020.

Duration:00:49:54

Eggnog And Listener Questions

12/23/2019
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In this holiday installment of the podcast, the crew drinks eggnog and answers questions from listeners.

Duration:00:47:14

The House Impeaches President Trump

12/18/2019
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President Donald Trump became the third president in American history to be impeached on Thursday. The podcast team discusses how we got here and what comes next.

Duration:00:29:36

Do Voters' Second Choices Matter?

12/16/2019
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The crew previews what to expect from this week's likely impeachment vote and debate how much voters' second choices matter in the Democratic primary.

Duration:00:49:01

Conservatives Win Big In The UK Election

12/13/2019
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University of Cambridge political scientists Helen Thompson and David Runciman join the podcast to break down the results of the 2019 British general election.

Duration:00:45:30

The Primary According To The Early States

12/9/2019
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The crew shares a preview of FiveThirtyEight's polling averages in the early states. They also discuss the path Trump's presidency is on.

Duration:00:53:00

The Legal Experts And The Polls

12/4/2019
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We review the House testimony from legal scholars on whether Trump committed an impeachable offense and check out the results of our polling collaboration with Ipsos.

Duration:00:42:20

Emergency Podcast: Harris Drops Out

12/3/2019
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The crew reacts to Sen. Kamala Harris's decision to drop out of the Democratic primary.

Duration:00:40:24

Is The Party Deciding?

12/2/2019
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The crew looks at which candidates are racking up endorsements and whether there's a meaningful trend in favor of Biden. They also take stock of Harris's troubles on the trail

Duration:00:54:38

A Very FiveThirtyEight Thanksgiving

11/25/2019
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The crew discusses public opinion on impeachment and plays a Thanksgiving-inspired game.

Duration:00:59:43

What Went Down In The 5th Democratic Debate

11/21/2019
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In a late night podcast, the crew reacts to the fifth Democratic primary debate.

Duration:00:26:34