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The Horse Race

By Steve Koczela; Jennifer Smith; Stephanie Murray; Libby Gormley

Your weekly look at politics, policy, and elections in Massachusetts. THE HORSE RACE: Steve Koczela, host; Jennifer Smith, host; Stephanie Murray, host; Libby Gormley, producer; Maureen McInerney, graphic designer.

  1. 1.
    Episode 164: Charter School01/13/2021
    39:19
  2. 2.
    Episode 163: A Capitol Offense01/07/2021
    32:38
  3. 3.
    Say Goodbye to 2020 in Massachusetts: A Horse Race Blooper Reel12/30/2020
    5:40
  4. 4.
    Episode 162: Could DeLeo be DeLeaving?12/23/2020
    19:35
  5. 5.
    Episode 161: Feelin' '2212/16/2020
    34:30
  6. 6.
    Episode 160: Vax to the Future12/09/2020
    39:27
  7. 7.
    Episode 159: T Cut or Not T Cut?12/03/2020
    33:35
  8. 8.
    Episode 158: Talking Turkey11/25/2020
    34:02
  1. 9.
    Episode 157: The Kids Are Not Alright11/19/2020
    31:27
  2. 10.
    BONUS Episode: Young adults weather the worst of COVID-19’s mental health burden11/11/2020
    11:11
  3. 11.
    Episode 156: Down for the Count11/05/2020
    33:01
  4. 12.
    Episode 155: End Times Insight10/28/2020
    33:06
  5. 13.
    Episode 154: Election Daze10/22/2020
    34:43
  6. 14.
    Episode 153: Bach in the Saddle10/15/2020
    36:45
  7. 15.
    Episode 152: Musical Chairmen10/08/2020
    36:50
  8. 16.
    Episode 151: For Better or Worcester10/01/2020
    35:48
  9. 17.
    Episode 150: Yes We Campbell09/24/2020
    34:34
  10. 18.
    Episode 149: Ready Mayor One09/17/2020
    34:30
  11. 19.
    Episode 148: The Horse Race of the Apocalypse09/10/2020
    25:13
  12. 20.
    Episode 147: Incumbent Upon Us09/03/2020
    40:35
  13. 21.
    Episode 146: Primary School08/27/2020
    35:53
  14. 22.
    Episode 145: Run DMC08/20/2020
    35:48
  15. 23.
    Episode 144: We're Not Ready For Some Football08/13/2020
    29:09
  16. 24.
    Episode 143: A 4th to be Reckoned With08/06/2020
    35:11
  17. 25.
    Episode 142: The Endorse Race07/30/2020
    32:45
  18. 26.
    Episode 141: From Boom Time to Zoom Time07/23/2020
    28:43
  19. 27.
    Episode 140: The Midnight Ride of Poll Revere07/16/2020
    40:43
  20. 28.
    Episode 139: A Rivera Runs Through It07/09/2020
    38:57
  21. 29.
    Episode 138: School's Out For...Ever?07/02/2020
    36:24
  22. 30.
    Episode 137: Schoolhouse Rocked06/25/2020
    31:37
  23. 31.
    Episode 136: Miranda Rights06/19/2020
    39:31
  24. 32.
    Episode 135: RENT06/11/2020
    40:27
  25. 33.
    Episode 134: Protests and Paths Forward06/04/2020
    24:19
  26. 34.
    Episode 133: Roam Alone05/28/2020
    33:25
  27. 35.
    Episode 132: Veepstakes and Hot Takes05/21/2020
    41:10
  28. 36.
    Episode 131: H-O-R-S-E05/13/2020
    37:51
  29. 37.
    Episode 130: Food for Thought05/07/2020
    39:41
  30. 38.
    Episode 129: Mailed It04/29/2020
    41:27
  31. 39.
    Episode 128: The Horse Race Happy Hour04/22/2020
    45:31
  32. 40.
    Episode 127: The 'Stay at Home' Stretch04/15/2020
    34:06
  33. 41.
    Episode 126: Flour Power04/08/2020
    39:34
  34. 42.
    Episode 125: Suffolk Clowns04/01/2020
    35:56
  35. 43.
    Episode 124: Testing 1, 2, 303/25/2020
    34:41
  36. 44.
    Episode 123: Home Alone03/19/2020
    36:27
  37. 45.
    Episode 122: The Women Explain It All03/11/2020
    35:43
  38. 46.
    Episode 121: The Horse Race LIVE: Super Tuesday Recap Barn Burner03/05/2020
    44:01
  39. 47.
    Episode 120: Berning Down the House02/26/2020
    30:07
  40. 48.
    Episode 119: Debate Night & the Feeling's Right02/19/2020
    33:38
  41. 49.
    Episode 118: NEIGHboring States02/12/2020
    32:43
  42. 50.
    Episode 117: Net Zero to Hero02/03/2020
    34:37
  43. 51.
    Episode 116: Do More with Lesser01/30/2020
    30:05
  44. 52.
    Episode 115: If I Had a Billion Dollars01/23/2020
    28:36
  45. 53.
    Episode 114: Whatever Floats Your Vote01/15/2020
    31:55
  46. 54.
    Episode 113: Deval In Good Time01/08/2020
    33:57
  47. 55.
    Episode 112: Foresight is 202012/18/2019
    36:30
  48. 56.
    Episode 111: The Poll-ar Express12/12/2019
    35:48
  49. 57.
    Episode 110: The Fourth Awakens12/04/2019
    36:06
  50. 58.
    Episode 109: The Horse Race Turkey Trot11/27/2019
    7:55
  51. 59.
    Episode 108: Deval's Well That Ends Well11/21/2019
    33:02
  52. 60.
    Episode 107: The Times They Aren't A Changin11/14/2019
    34:37
  53. 61.
    Episode 106: PAC It Up, PAC It In11/06/2019
    31:00
  54. 62.
    Episode 105: The Headless Horse Race10/30/2019
    31:35
  55. 63.
    Episode 104: Pollin', Pollin', Pollin' on the River10/23/2019
    34:28
  56. 64.
    Episode 103: Wu Train Plan10/16/2019
    35:45
  57. 65.
    Episode 102: The Horse Race LIVE - And They're Off!10/11/2019
    1:02:58
  58. 66.
    Episode 101: Planet of the Vapes10/02/2019
    32:23
  59. 67.
    Episode 100: The 100th Lap09/25/2019
    37:27
  60. 68.
    Episode 99: Welcome to the Jungle Primary09/18/2019
    31:55
  61. 69.
    Episode 98: Is Fare Fair?09/11/2019
    33:35
  62. 70.
    Episode 97: #MApoli Breakfast Club09/04/2019
    31:26
  63. 71.
    Episode 96: The Morse Race08/28/2019
    28:04
  64. 72.
    Episode 95: Half in the Bag Ban08/21/2019
    30:44
  65. 73.
    Episode 94: To the Window, to the Walsh08/14/2019
    34:25
  66. 74.
    Episode 93: Murray Up08/07/2019
    37:09
  67. 75.
    Episode 92: Don't Take Debate07/31/2019
    34:53
  68. 76.
    Episode 91: Primary Sources07/24/2019
    33:11
  69. 77.
    Episode 90: A Day at the Racism07/17/2019
    35:16
  70. 78.
    Episode 89: What About Babka?07/10/2019
    35:54
  71. 79.
    4th of July Special: Red, White and Bloopers07/03/2019
    4:08
  72. 80.
    Episode 88: Spill the T06/27/2019
    31:43
  73. 81.
    Episode 87: Promises, Promises, Act?06/19/2019
    36:50
  74. 82.
    Episode 86: The Horse Race LIVE at the Races PART 2: Old Town Rail06/14/2019
    24:48
  75. 83.
    Episode 86: The Horse Race LIVE at the Races Part 1: Shannon Fire 💥06/13/2019
    23:01
  76. 84.
    Episode 85: Impromptu Pressley Conference06/06/2019
    37:40
  77. 85.
    Episode 84: Everybody Runs05/29/2019
    32:31
  78. 86.
    Episode 83: Merrily We Poll Along05/22/2019
    31:55
  79. 87.
    BONUS Episode: Exploring Suffolk Downs05/18/2019
    11:20
  80. 88.
    Episode 82: BRT If You Agree05/16/2019
    31:53
  81. 89.
    Episode 81: The Ways of Ways and Means05/09/2019
    39:55
  82. 90.
    Episode 80: The Room 348 Where It Happens05/01/2019
    32:53
  83. 91.
    Episode 79: Polls, Trains and Automobiles04/24/2019
    36:31
  84. 92.
    Episode 78: How Wasted Are We?04/17/2019
    33:42
  85. 93.
    Episode 77: Fevered Pitches04/10/2019
    36:05
  86. 94.
    Episode 76: The Family Juuls04/03/2019
    30:36
  87. 95.
    Episode 75: #PollMAPoli03/27/2019
    33:52
  88. 96.
    Episode 74: On Your Markey03/21/2019
    33:59
  89. 97.
    Episode 73: The Young and the Vote-less03/13/2019
    37:00
  90. 98.
    Episode 72: Crossing The Atlantic03/06/2019
    34:06
  91. 99.
    Episode 71: Poll Position02/27/2019
    35:30
  92. 100.
    Episode 70: Census & Sensibility02/20/2019
    36:06
  93. 101.
    Episode 69: An Inconvenient Mapoli02/14/2019
    35:37
  94. 102.
    Episode 68: We Have Issues02/06/2019
    35:39
  95. 103.
    Episode 67: Hammar Nails It01/31/2019
    36:19
  96. 104.
    Episode 66: Bet the House01/24/2019
    37:45
  97. 105.
    Episode 65: Churchill "Shut" Downs01/17/2019
    38:11
  98. 106.
    Episode 64: The Horse Race Live - Starting Gate01/10/2019
    1:05:42
  99. 107.
    Episode 63: 'Tis the Trahan12/27/2018
    31:36
  100. 108.
    Episode 62: The House Rules12/20/2018
    31:09
  101. 109.
    Episode 61: That's Amore!12/13/2018
    34:19
  102. 110.
    Episode 60: Red Island in a Blue Wave12/06/2018
    31:35
  103. 111.
    Episode 59: Moulton Fire of the Vanities11/29/2018
    32:20
  104. 112.
    Episode 58: The Ayannas Have It11/22/2018
    42:43
  105. 113.
    Episode 57: Come Get Your Trophy!11/15/2018
    39:09
  106. 114.
    Episode 56: LIVE with the Winner's Circle11/08/2018
    1:13:18
  107. 115.
    Episode 55: The Halloween Boo Wave11/01/2018
    32:09
  108. 116.
    Episode 54: The Elephant in the Room10/25/2018
    35:28
  109. 117.
    Episode 53: Faded Blue Genes10/18/2018
    28:05
  110. 118.
    Episode 52: The Most Wonderful Time of the Year10/11/2018
    36:55
  111. 119.
    Episode 51: Anger Management10/04/2018
    35:16
  112. 120.
    Episode 50: They See Me Pollin'09/27/2018
    37:53
  113. 121.
    Episode 49: Victory Lap, Or... Dezexit09/20/2018
    45:12
  114. 122.
    Episode 48: Tomorrow is Brand New DA09/13/2018
    38:51
  115. 123.
    Episode 47: The Horse Race LIVE -- Full Court Pressley09/06/2018
    1:22:00
  116. 124.
    Episode 46: Down to the Wire08/30/2018
    42:24
  117. 125.
    Episode 45: Lieutenant Governing08/23/2018
    32:26
  118. 126.
    Episode 44: #Debategate08/16/2018
    32:50
  119. 127.
    Episode 43: Family Feud08/09/2018
    30:01
  120. 128.
    Episode 42: The Bootleg Edition, Part 2 (#MA7 Poll)08/02/2018
    11:47
  121. 129.
    Episode 42: The Bootleg Edition, Part 108/02/2018
    30:17
  122. 130.
    Episode 41: Presidential Rumors and Rubinations07/26/2018
    37:24
  123. 131.
    Episode 40: The Last Ballots Standing07/19/2018
    38:17
  124. 132.
    Episode 39: Deadline Headlines07/12/2018
    33:10
  125. 133.
    Bloopers: Polls And Politics Forever07/05/2018
    2:10
  126. 134.
    Episode 38 Special Report: Madam President06/28/2018
    49:39
  127. 135.
    Episode 37: Beacon Hill Bargain Basement06/20/2018
    31:37
  128. 136.
    Episode 36: EMERGENCY POD - SJC strikes down Fair Share Ballot Question06/18/2018
    23:15
  129. 137.
    Episode 35: Grand Old Primary Candidates06/14/2018
    33:30
  130. 138.
    Episode 34: How Do You Like Dem Candidates?06/07/2018
    33:22
  131. 139.
    Episode 33: Masses of MassDems05/31/2018
    30:06
  132. 140.
    Episode 32: To The Left, To The Left05/24/2018
    32:01
  133. 141.
    Episode 31: Exit Stage Far Right05/17/2018
    31:55
  134. 142.
    Episode 30: Grand Bargain Hunters05/10/2018
    33:20
  135. 143.
    Episode 29: EMERGENCY POD - Stan Rosenberg steps down05/03/2018
    17:02
  136. 144.
    Episode 28: "We'll Do It Lively"05/03/2018
    33:44
  137. 145.
    Episode 27: The Ballot Stakes04/26/2018
    32:56
  138. 146.
    Episode 26: North of the Wall04/19/2018
    30:29
  139. 147.
    Episode 25: Conventional Wisdom04/12/2018
    33:20
  140. 148.
    Episode 24: The Senate's Chaos Theory04/05/2018
    30:44
  141. 149.
    Episode 23: Ballot Question Questions03/29/2018
    28:23
  142. 150.
    Episode 22: The Revolution Will Be Polled03/22/2018
    32:01
  143. 151.
    Episode 21: Hindsight is 201703/15/2018
    32:37
  144. 152.
    Episode 20: Wild, Wild West Mass03/08/2018
    29:15
  145. 153.
    Episode 19: Suffolk Downing03/01/2018
    31:45
  146. 154.
    Episode 18: Frugg Life02/22/2018
    31:49
  147. 155.
    Episode 17: The Challenge02/15/2018
    26:28
  148. 156.
    Episode 16: Storming the Gates02/08/2018
    29:28
  149. 157.
    Episode 15: Chomping At The Bit02/01/2018
    38:08
  150. 158.
    Episode 14: The Sport of Governors01/25/2018
    29:23
  151. 159.
    Episode 13: Money Riders01/18/2018
    28:15
  152. 160.
    Episode 12: Back In The Saddle01/11/2018
    31:03
  153. 161.
    Bloopers: We Know Nothing About Horse Racing01/05/2018
    3:10
  154. 162.
    Episode 11: Raise the Stakes12/21/2017
    31:39
  155. 163.
    Episode 10: TO THE BUNKER! Emergency #mapoli Update12/07/2017
    21:53
  156. 164.
    Special Edition: The Horse Race Live! Women in Politics12/04/2017
    1:10:35
  157. 165.
    Episode 9: Finish In the Money11/21/2017
    28:20
  158. 166.
    Episode 8: The Winner's Circle11/09/2017
    27:51
  159. 167.
    Episode 7: Three to Make Ready11/03/2017
    33:00
  160. 168.
    Episode 6: Two for the Show10/27/2017
    23:49
  161. 169.
    Episode 5: One For the Money10/20/2017
    29:55
  162. 170.
    Episode 4: Derby Day Doldrums10/13/2017
    22:50
  163. 171.
    Episode 3: A Day at the Races10/06/2017
    26:06
  164. 172.
    Episode 2: Odds on Favorite09/29/2017
    23:05
  165. 173.
    Episode 1: Off to the Races09/22/2017
    21:00
  166. 174.
    The Horse Race: Preview09/19/2017
    0:46

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