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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

Bonus Episode: Masculinity In 2018

6/21/2018
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FiveThirtyEight partnered with WNYC's Death, Sex & Money podcast to do a survey asking what men think about being a man in 2018.

Duration:00:42:52

The Immigration Flashpoint

6/18/2018
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The team discusses the separation of children and parents at the border and the role that immigration plays in the GOP. They also react to a SCOTUS decision on gerrymandering.

Duration:00:53:36

Emergency Podcast: The Inspector General's Report

6/14/2018
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Nate Silver and Perry Bacon Jr. discuss the political implications of the inspector general's report on the 2016 FBI investigation of Hillary Clinton.

Duration:00:20:19

Trump Meets Kim

6/11/2018
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Trump is hours away from sitting down with Kim. The crew discusses what could happen and what on earth happened at the G7 summit over the weekend.

Duration:00:54:36

The Parties Decided Tuesday's Primaries

6/6/2018
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Around the country, establishment backed candidates did well in Tuesday's primaries. The crew reacts to the results and discusses the trends so far in the 2018 primaries.

Duration:00:24:51

The Super Tuesday Of The Midterms

6/4/2018
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Eight states are holding primary contests on Tuesday, including California, where the top two primary system could create some interesting results.

Duration:00:42:00

The Polls Are All Right

5/31/2018
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FiveThirtyEight has updated its pollster ratings for the first time since before the 2016 election. Nate and Galen discuss the state of polling and what to expect in 2018.

Duration:00:29:29

Things Look Less Good For Dems

5/29/2018
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Democrats' advantage in generic ballot polling has declined in recent months. The crew debates what that tells us about their prospects this fall.

Duration:00:47:39

A Year Of Mueller

5/21/2018
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The team takes stock of where the Mueller probe stands one year on. They also discuss Democrats' debate over reducing the role of superdelegates in presidential primaries.

Duration:00:48:57

A Democratic Squabble In Texas

5/17/2018
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Does the fault line in the Democratic Party really run through Texas's 7th district? Clare and Galen compare the candidates in what's become a contentious Democratic primary.

Duration:00:28:33

Partisanship Is A Hell Of A Drug

5/14/2018
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The team discusses partisanship in the first of a series of conversations about the midterms called "Priors." They also look at Americans' views of Trump's foreign policy.

Duration:00:54:33

Special Episode: Chasing Hillary

5/10/2018
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Nate Silver and Clare Malone sit down Amy Chozick, the author of "Chasing Hillary: Ten Years, Two Presidential Campaigns, and One Intact Glass Ceiling."

Duration:00:34:01

Primary Season Begins

5/7/2018
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Tuesday is the fist big primary Election Day of the 2018 midterms. The team discusses the most important races to watch. They also debate whether Trump deserves more credit.

Duration:00:55:29

The Giuliani Rampage Podcast

5/4/2018
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President Trump's new lawyer Rudy Giuliani contradicted the president about payments to Stormy Daniels during a two-day long media rampage.

Duration:00:36:38

How Much Trouble Is Manchin In?

4/30/2018
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Joe Manchin is one of ten Democrats defending a Senate seat in a state Trump won. The team looks at the Republicans vying to challenge him in West Virginia.

Duration:00:50:27

About That Texas Poll

4/23/2018
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The team debates whether the Texas Senate race is actually winnable for the Democrat. They also discuss the special election in Arizona and how to responsibly cover polls.

Duration:00:46:58

The Comey Episode

4/16/2018
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The crew debates the significance of former FBI Director James Comey's new tell-all book. They also look at public opinion of the recent U.S. airstrikes in Syria.

Duration:00:48:30

Emergency Podcast: Ryan To Retire

4/11/2018
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House Speaker Paul Ryan announced Wednesday morning that he will not seek reelection in 2018. Perry Bacon Jr. and Julia Azari react to the news.

Duration:00:23:14

The Nightmare Midterms Hack

4/10/2018
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The team describes what a nightmare elections hack scenario would look like, based on reporting by Clare Malone. They also discuss the continuous scandals at the EPA.

Duration:00:51:16

Emergency Podcast: FBI Raids Trump's Lawyer's Office

4/9/2018
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The podcast crew responds to the news that the FBI raided the office and home of President Trump's personal lawyer Michael Cohen.

Duration:00:18:26