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United States

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ABC News (US)

Description:

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

Language:

English


Episodes

9/20/17: Unexpected at the U.N.

9/20/2017
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President Trump ratchets up the rhetoric against North Korea at the United Nations, and Republicans try yet again to repeal and replace Obamacare. Then, Sen. Chris van Hollen (D-MD) joins the show to discuss his party's chances to win back the House. 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...

Duration: 00:33:46


Bonus: Ken Burns & Lynn Novick, "Vietnam" Directors

9/15/2017
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Rick sits down with Ken Burns and Lynn Novick, directors of the new PBS documentary series "Vietnam." Learn more about "Vietnam": http://to.pbs.org/2joc94G 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, including the White...

Duration: 00:21:28


9/13/17: Dining with Democrats

9/13/2017
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President Trump reaches across the aisle for talks on DACA and health care. Then, Rick and ABC's Katherine Faulders talk with HUD Secretary Dr. Ben Carson about possible bipartisan solutions to health care and his department's response to the devastating hurricanes in Texas and Florida. 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...

Duration: 00:33:22


Bonus: EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt

9/8/2017
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EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt stops by the studio to discuss his agency's planning for Hurricane Irma, and Rick is joined by ABC's MaryAlice Parks to analyze President Trump's surprising deal with the Democrats. WATCH the interview with Administrator Pruitt: http://bit.ly/2gSIaRD 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: 00:25:38


9/6/17: Dismantling DACA

9/6/2017
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The Trump administration announces its plan to rescind DACA. And, Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ) goes on trial. 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, including the White House, Capitol Hill, the Pentagon, and the State...

Duration: 00:17:49


Bonus: Vice President Mike Pence

8/31/2017
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Jon sits down for an exclusive one-on-one interview with Vice President Mike Pence in Rockport, Texas during his trip there, where he met with victims and got an up-close look at the damage leftover from Hurricane Harvey. 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: 00:09:43


8/29/17: Handling Harvey

8/29/2017
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Jon and Rick discuss President Trump's response to Tropical Storm Harvey and his controversial pardon of former Sheriff Joe Arpaio. Then, chair of the House Freedom Caucus Rep. Mark Meadows (R-NC) joins the show to discuss the threat of a government shutdown over border wall funding, raising the debt ceiling and whether it was right for Speaker of the House Paul Ryan to weigh in on the Arpaio pardon. Please leave us a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kI0pXP Check out our other podcasts ---->...

Duration: 00:38:37


8/23/17: Decoding Trump

8/23/2017
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Rick and Mary try to make sense of President Trump's wild campaign-style rally in Phoenix. Then, ABC's Tom Llamas calls in to discuss the large protests that took place outside. 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: 00:37:53


8/18/17: Bannon Resigns

8/18/2017
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ABC's Mary Bruce and MaryAlice Parks fill in for Jon and Rick this week to discuss President Trump's response to the violence in Charlottesville, and react to the breaking news of White House chief strategist Steve Bannon's resignation. Then, Rep. Andre Carson (D-IN) joins the show to weigh in on the ongoing Confederate statue controversy. 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: 00:28:23


Bonus: Anthony Scaramucci Facebook Q&A (Live!)

8/13/2017
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Rick sits down with former White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci after his interview on ABC's "This Week." Scaramucci takes questions from social media on Steve Bannon's influence in the White House, President Trump's handling of the Charlottesville unrest and his political future. 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: 00:19:50


8/9/17: Fire and Fury

8/9/2017
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President Trump ratchets up the rhetoric against North Korea. Republican National Committee Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel joins the show to discuss Trump's legislative strategy and the speculation surrounding possible Republican challengers to Trump in 2020. Plus, we celebrate our 100th episode! 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: 00:31:55


8/4/17: Summer of Discontent

8/4/2017
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Special Counsel Robert Mueller impanels a grand jury for his investigation into Russian meddling, and President Trump fires up a big crowd in West Virginia. Then, Jon and Rick chat with Rep. Tom Cole (R-OK) about the current Republican views on tax reform, immigration and who's to blame for Russian interference. 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: 00:32:34


8/2/17: 'Mooch' Memorial Edition

8/2/2017
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In this week's episode, Jon and Rick recap a wild two weeks of White House staff shakeups, legislation hits and misses and controversial presidential speeches. Then, ABC News Congressional Correspondent Mary Bruce joins the show to share the view from Capitol Hill and the team offers up some predictions for the next six months of the Trump presidency. Please leave us a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kI0pXP Check out our other podcasts ----> http://bit.ly/2eBJMNa * ABOUT JONATHAN KARL: Jonathan...

Duration: 00:34:39


7/18/17: Health Care Collapse

7/18/2017
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The Senate GOP health care bill falls apart. Jon and Rick discuss the fallout and the coming Republican civil war. Then, Bloomberg Businessweek correspondent Joshua Green calls in to discuss his new book "DEVIL'S BARGAIN: Steve Bannon, Donald Trump, and the Storming of the Presidency." Learn more about Green's book: http://bit.ly/2uFuZt2 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: 00:33:32


7/12/17: Junior's Mess

7/12/2017
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Jon and Rick break down what we know about Donald Trump Jr.'s meeting with a Russian lawyer who promised dirt on Hillary Clinton during the 2016 presidential campaign. Plus, a big day on Capitol Hill for President Trump's pick to lead the FBI. And the guys are joined by Democratic Sen. Dick Durbin of Illinois, who explains why he feels the Trump Jr. emails are a game changer, and how the president's FBI pick actually impressed him. Please leave us a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kI0pXP Check...

Duration: 00:37:21


7/6/17: Donald and Vlad

7/6/2017
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President Trump has some semi-stern words for Russia while overseas ahead of his first meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin. Jon and Rick try to gauge Russian expectations for the meeting with ITAR-TASS correspondent Andrei Sitov, who covers the White House for the Russian news agency. Then, Sen. James Lankford (R-OK) joins the show to discuss possible punishment for Russian election meddling and for an update on the Senate Intelligence Committee's investigation. Please leave us a...

Duration: 00:41:14


6/29/17: Mean Tweets

6/29/2017
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Jon and Rick discuss President Trump's latest controversial tweet and gauge Senate Republican's effort to pass their health care bill. Sen. Joe Manchin (D-W.Va) joins the show and talks about the possibility of a bipartisan solution to the stalemate and gives an update regarding the investigation into possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia. Then, Rick chats with former NFL and MLB star Deion Sanders about why he's jumping into politics with the Koch brothers. Please leave...

Duration: 00:36:34


6/22/17: Tale of the "Tapes"

6/22/2017
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President Trump tweets about tapes and hits the road in Iowa, and the GOP Senate health care bill is unveiled. Then, Rep. Tim Ryan (D-OH) joins the show to talk about Democratic plans to possibly oust Nancy Pelosi as House Democratic Leader in the wake of two more Republican special election victories in South Carolina and Georgia. 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...

Duration: 00:33:40


6/20/17: Al Franken is Funny Again

6/20/2017
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An American dies after being released from custody in North Korea – Jon and Rick discuss the White House reaction. Sen. Al Franken (D-MN) joins the show to talk about the GOP health care bill negotiations taking place behind closed doors in the Senate, and discusses his new book, “Al Franken, Giant of the Senate.” Then, Jon and Rick preview the House special election in Georgia’s 6th District. Learn more about Sen. Franken's new book: http://amzn.to/2sNlI05 Please leave us a review! ---->...

Duration: 00:29:45


6/16/17: Trump's High Heat

6/16/2017
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Jon and Rick discuss President Trump's latest tweet, in which he claims he is being investigated for firing FBI Director James Comey. ABC Congressional Correspondent Mary Bruce joins the show to discuss Washington's response to the shooting in Virginia. Then, Rep. Michael Doyle (D-PA) talks about his experience as captain of the Democratic team during the Congressional Baseball charity game. Please leave us a review! ----> http://bit.ly/2kI0pXP Check out our other podcasts ---->...

Duration: 00:33:51

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