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Headliner interviews and in-depth looks at the people and events shaping U.S. politics. Hosted by ABC News' Chief White House Correspondent Jonathan Karl and Political Director Rick Klein.

Headliner interviews and in-depth looks at the people and events shaping U.S. politics. Hosted by ABC News' Chief White House Correspondent Jonathan Karl and Political Director Rick Klein.
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ABC News (US)

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Headliner interviews and in-depth looks at the people and events shaping U.S. politics. Hosted by ABC News' Chief White House Correspondent Jonathan Karl and Political Director Rick Klein.

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Episodes

6/13/18: A Midterm for the Midterms

6/13/2018
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It's a midterm for the midterms. With about half of the states having already voted in this year's primary races, it's time to take a step back and look at the playing field and the kinds of candidates we're seeing in this year's Midterms. Guest: Mayor Pete Buttigieg of South Bend, Indiana Please leave us a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kI0pXP Check out our other podcasts ----> http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT JONATHAN KARL: Jonathan Karl is ABC News Chief Washington Correspondent and Chief...

Duration:00:31:23

Special Edition: Summit In Singapore

6/12/2018
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History made. President Donald Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong Un meeting face-to-face in Singapore. The president describing this historic summit as "honest, direct and productive." Former Homeland Security advisor and current ABC News contributor, Tom Bossert was on the ground Singapore, along with Jon Karl, and tells us this summit opened up a "highway to peace" with North Korea. Guest: Former Homeland Security Advisor Tom Bossert Please leave us a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kI0pXP...

Duration:00:24:39

6/6/18: Pardon Me

6/6/2018
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The Philadelphia Eagles were dis-invited to White House by President Trump after learning that many of the players would not attend. The president chose instead to turn the event into a celebration of the American flag and national anthem. Meanwhile, @realDonaldTrump's twitter feed has been populated in recent days with talk of presidential pardons. Guest: Senator Joni Ernst (R-IA) Please leave us a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kI0pXP Check out our other podcasts ---->...

Duration:00:25:22

5/30/18: Odds of a Summit

5/30/2018
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President Donald Trump is creating his own reality to campaign against – a reality with familiar slogans, yet one that is not real. This, against a backdrop of the on-again, off-again talks with North Korea. Guest: Former US Ambassador to the United Nations, Bill Richardson Please leave us a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kI0pXP Check out our other podcasts ----> http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT JONATHAN KARL: Jonathan Karl is ABC News Chief Washington Correspondent and Chief White House...

Duration:00:39:36

5/23/18: Que Sera, Sera

5/23/2018
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President Donald Trump has a "que sera, sera" moment in the latest Oval Office session. And Rep. Seth Moulton is backing what he calls the "new generation" of Democrats in the midterm elections. Guest: Rep. Seth Moulton Please leave us a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kI0pXP Check out our other podcasts ----> http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT JONATHAN KARL: Jonathan Karl is ABC News Chief Washington Correspondent and Chief White House Correspondent, contributing to all ABC News broadcasts. Karl...

Duration:00:31:31

5/22/18: Davey Johnson

5/22/2018
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Baseball legend Davey Johnson hits a curve ball when he talks about the controversy of sports teams visiting the White House. And his predictions for the World Series this year. Guest: Davey Johnson Please leave us a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kI0pXP Check out our other podcasts ----> http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT JONATHAN KARL: Jonathan Karl is ABC News Chief Washington Correspondent and Chief White House Correspondent, contributing to all ABC News broadcasts. Karl has covered every...

Duration:00:22:20

5/16/18: Summit With North Korea?

5/16/2018
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The big questions this week: Will there or won't there be a summit between President Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong Un? Does special counsel Robert Mueller hit pause on the Russia investigation before the mid-terms? Former NJ Governor Chris Christie joins the discussion. Guest: Former N.J. Governor Chris Christie Please leave us a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kI0pXP Check out our other podcasts ----> http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT JONATHAN KARL: Jonathan Karl is ABC News Chief Washington...

Duration:00:35:12

5/14/18: Tom Steyer

5/14/2018
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Duration:00:24:42

5/9/18: Nobel or Nukes?

5/9/2018
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It's another fast-moving week of political news. We've seen a big night of Republican primary elections, President Trump's announcement that he's pulling out of the Iran nuclear deal and then came word that newly confirmed Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo is headed back to the U.S. from North Korea with those three American hostages. Guest: General Michael Hayden Please leave us a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kI0pXP Check out our other podcasts ----> http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT JONATHAN...

Duration:00:39:11

5/2/18: Two Conversations with Ty Cobb

5/2/2018
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A most unusual podcast this week! First, White House lawyer Ty Cobb - who is in charge of the Russian investigation for the presidency - gives an exclusive wide-ranging and fascinating interview about the current state of play with the special prosecutor’s investigation. Moments later, news broke that we was retiring as WH lawyer and we quickly got him back on the line to explain and to outline what comes next. Guest: White House lawyer Ty Cobb Please leave us a review! ---->...

Duration:00:46:45

4/25/18: Disparate Storylines & Stupid Questions

4/25/2018
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President Trump this week hosting French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife, Brigitte. After the many handshakes and two-cheek kisses, President Trump also faced questions on the Iran nuclear deal, talks with North Korea and his embattled nominee for VA secretary, Dr. Ronny Jackson. Guest: Senator John Kennedy (R-LA) Please leave us a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kI0pXP Check out our other podcasts ----> http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT JONATHAN KARL: Jonathan Karl is ABC News Chief...

Duration:00:38:43

4/24/18: Mandy Patinkin

4/24/2018
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This season of the hit Showtime series "Homeland" seems to be ripped from the headlines --a paranoid President under Congressional investigation and Russian spies trying to destabilize the government. Award-winning actor Mandy Patinkin who portrays NSA Director Saul Berensen stops by to chat about the show, the current political climate and the refugee crisis. Guest: Mandy Patinkin Please leave us a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kI0pXP Check out our other podcasts ---->...

Duration:00:28:15

4/20/18 - Bonus: "The Swamp"

4/20/2018
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Against the backdrop of a mid-term election and as Paul Ryan gets set to vacate his seat as House Speaker, two members of the House Freedom Caucus, Representative Ken Buck (R-CO) and Rep. Rod Blum (R-IA), sit down to talk about their new Facebook series, "The Swamp." Please leave us a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kI0pXP Check out our other podcasts ----> http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT JONATHAN KARL: Jonathan Karl is ABC News Chief Washington Correspondent and Chief White House...

Duration:00:19:16

4/18/18: The Comey Interview

4/18/2018
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In his first interview after being fired by President Donald Trump, former FBI Director James Comey sat down with ABC's George Stephanopoulos to tell his side of the story and to promote the release of his new book "A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies and Leadership." George joins Jon and Rick to give his personal take on the interview and on James Comey the man. Guest: George Stephanopoulos Please leave us a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kI0pXP Check out our other podcasts ---->...

Duration:00:39:05

4/12/18: Bonus - Joe diGenova

4/12/2018
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Former U.S. Attorney and now an advisor to the president, Joe diGenova shares his thoughts on whether or not President Trump should fire Special Counsel Robert Mueller and/or Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein. Guest: Joe diGenova Please leave us a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kI0pXP Check out our other podcasts ----> http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT JONATHAN KARL: Jonathan Karl is ABC News Chief Washington Correspondent and Chief White House Correspondent, contributing to all ABC News...

Duration:00:28:37

4/11/18: Just Another Day in Washington

4/11/2018
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House Speaker Paul Ryan announces he will not run for re-election in November; President Trump appears to be gearing up for military action in Syria and takes another swipe at his Attorney General as the Special Counsel Investigation hits close to home. Guest: Former N.J. Governor and ABC News Contributor, Chris Christie Please leave us a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kI0pXP Check out our other podcasts ----> http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT JONATHAN KARL: Jonathan Karl is ABC News Chief...

Duration:00:38:04

4/4/18: No Concrete Actions

4/4/2018
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A look at a possible trade war with China, President Trump's comments on pulling troops out of Syria, and the notion of mobilizing the military to secure U.S.- Mexico border. Then, author Ronald Kessler joins the conversation to talk about his new book “The Trump White House: Changing the Rules of the Game.” Guest: author, Ronald Kessler Please leave us a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kI0pXP Check out our other podcasts ----> http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT JONATHAN KARL: Jonathan Karl is ABC...

Duration:00:36:54

3/28/18: Citizenship and the Census

3/28/2018
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Congressman Ted Lieu (D-CA) of California's 33rd Congressional District responds to President Trump's plan to add a question about citizenship to the 2020 Census. Guest: Congressman Ted Lieu (D-CA) Please leave us a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kI0pXP Check out our other podcasts ----> http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT JONATHAN KARL: Jonathan Karl is ABC News Chief Washington Correspondent and Chief White House Correspondent, contributing to all ABC News broadcasts. Karl has covered every...

Duration:00:20:00

3/21/18: 'In The Shadow of Statues'

3/21/2018
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New Orleans Mayor, Mitch Landrieu discusses his new book, “In the Shadow of Statues: A White Southerner Confronts History.” Then, Jon an Rick break down President Trump's phone call to congratulate Russian President Vladimir Putin on his election victory. Guest: New Orleans Mayor, Mitch Landrieu Please leave us a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kI0pXP Check out our other podcasts ----> http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT JONATHAN KARL: Jonathan Karl is ABC News Chief Washington Correspondent and...

Duration:00:38:08

3/14/18: PA-18

3/14/2018
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The results of a closely watched and extremely expensive special congressional election in Pennsylvania’s 18th Congressional District. Guest: Former PA Governor, Ed Rendell Please leave us a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kI0pXP Check out our other podcasts ----> http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT JONATHAN KARL: Jonathan Karl is ABC News Chief Washington Correspondent and Chief White House Correspondent, contributing to all ABC News broadcasts. Karl has covered every major beat in Washington,...

Duration:00:29:31