Transcripts (74)

The Biden Presidency Begins

FiveThirtyEight Politics

  • 3 days ago
  • 35:14

On the first podcast episode of the Biden presidency, the crew reacts to President Biden's inauguration speech -- particularly whether any attempt to unite the country will be successful -- and looks at what his policy plans are for his first week in office.

Did Trump Change The Rules Of Politics?

FiveThirtyEight Politics

  • 4 days ago
  • 58:17

This is the final FiveThirtyEight Politics podcast episode of the Trump presidency. The crew, joined by ABC News White House Correspondent Karen Travers, discusses Trump's legacy, how he changed politics and what the lasting effects will be.

Why 10 Republicans Voted For Impeachment

FiveThirtyEight Politics

  • 10 days ago
  • 34:52

On Wednesday, the U.S. House of Representatives voted 232-197 to impeach President Trump a second time. In this installment of the podcast, HuffPost's polling editor, Ariel Edwards-Levy, joined Galen and Perry to discuss why the vote broke down the way it did, what the different camps within the GOP are and what happens next.

What Led To The Attack On The Capitol

FiveThirtyEight Politics

  • 12 days ago
  • 01:12:06

The crew unpacks some of the elements responsible for the attack on the U.S. Capitol. They also discuss the calculations being made by Democrats and Republicans about how to hold President Trump legally and/or politically accountable for the attack.

What Will The GOP Do Now?

FiveThirtyEight Politics

  • 17 days ago
  • 42:09

The team reacts to Trump supporters violently occupying the U.S. Capitol and the Democratic victories in Georgia.