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Nate Silver and the FiveThirtyEight team cover the latest in politics, tracking the issues and "game-changers" every week.

Nate Silver and the FiveThirtyEight team cover the latest in politics, tracking the issues and "game-changers" every week.
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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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Episodes

Alabama Is Tied

11/20/2017
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The Alabama special Senate race is now tied, after numerous accusation that Republican Roy Moore molested and assaulted teenage girls. The podcast team reacts.

Duration: 00:47:59


Franken Is Accused Of Harassment

11/16/2017
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Leeann Tweeden accused Senator Al Franken of kissing and groping her without her consent while on a USO tour in the Middle East. The podcast team reacts.

Duration: 00:22:19


Alabama's Senate Race

11/13/2017
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Five women have accused Roy Moore, Republican candidate for Senate from Alabama, of sexual misconduct. The team assesses how this will affect the final month of the campaign.

Duration: 00:42:22


2016 Anniversary Talk

11/8/2017
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A year after the 2016 election, Nate & Micah sit down to discuss what it was like to cover the race - from the mistakes FiveThirtyEight made to the emotions of the final weeks

Duration: 00:49:09


A Good Night For Democrats

11/8/2017
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The podcast team responds to strong showing by Democrats across the board on Election Day 2017

Duration: 00:19:53


Election Day 2017

11/6/2017
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Will Democrats begin their comeback on Election Day 2017? The podcast team shares advice on which races to watch and what the margins mean.

Duration: 00:51:06


Sexual Harassment In Media And Politics

11/4/2017
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Major figures in political journalism are alleged to have been serial sexual harassers. What does it mean to have those men in charge of the way political news gets made?

Duration: 00:32:17


Mueller's First Strike

10/30/2017
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Ex-chairman of the Trump campaign Paul Manafort was indicted along with two other campaign aides as part of Bob Mueller's special investigation. The team weighs in.

Duration: 00:44:47


Emergency Podcast - Flake Is Out

10/24/2017
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GOP Sen. Jeff Flake from Arizona, a repeated Trump critic, announced he will not seek reelection in 2018. The podcast team discusses what that means for Arizona and the GOP.

Duration: 00:31:15


Could Alabama Go Blue?

10/23/2017
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The 2017 elections are not far off. The team looks at the candidates and polling in the Virginia governor's race and Alabama's special Senate race.

Duration: 00:48:21


Steve Bannon's War

10/16/2017
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Steve Bannon declared "war" on the GOP establishment at the Values Voter Summit last week. The podcast team discusses what that will mean for the 2018 midterms.

Duration: 00:47:05


Corker Uncorked

10/9/2017
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GOP Senator Corker and President Trump went at each other over the weekend. The podcast weighs in on how Corker's criticism of Trump could affect GOP politics.

Duration: 00:51:00


Trump's Response To Maria

10/2/2017
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The Trump administration is facing multiple crises: a mass shooting in Las Vegas, Puerto Rico recovering from hurricane Maria and rising tensions with North Korea.

Duration: 00:49:55


Is Partisan Gerrymandering Illegal?

9/28/2017
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The Supreme Court is hearing a partisan gerrymandering case that could reshape how our democracy works. FiveThirtyEight brings you a deep dive into what is at stake.

Duration: 00:34:59


Trump vs. NFL

9/25/2017
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Over the weekend, President Trump targeted the NFL for player protests and was rebuked by owners, players and the players union. The podcast team weighs in.

Duration: 00:56:03


Emergency Podcast: McCain Is A No

9/22/2017
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Sen. McCain is a no on the latest ACA repeal effort. The team debates what comes next.

Duration: 00:14:04


Democrats Divided

9/18/2017
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As the Democratic Party increasingly embraces single payer healthcare and Clinton weighs in on her primary race against Sanders, the team discusses where the party is headed.

Duration: 00:54:25


What Happened

9/11/2017
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Hillary Clinton is releasing a book this week chronicling what went wrong during her 2016 campaign from her perspective. The podcast team sizes up her assessment.

Duration: 00:56:57


Immigration Politics

9/5/2017
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The White House has decided to end the DACA program. The podcast team weighs in on how voters view DACA and what Congress's options are for replacing it.

Duration: 00:46:33


Harvey Tests Trump

8/28/2017
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Amid historic flooding in East Texas, the team talks about the political challenges natural disasters can pose to local officials, governors and the president.

Duration: 00:57:25

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