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NPR Politics Podcast

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The NPR Politics Podcast is where NPR's political reporters talk to you like they talk to each other. With weekly roundups and quick takes on news of the day, you don't have to keep up with politics to know what's happening. You just have to keep up with us.

  1. 1.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, September 2021 September 2018
    41:22
  2. 2.
    Trump Escalates Trade War With China; China Retaliates18 September 2018
    16:50
  3. 3.
    Allegations Against Kavanaugh Cause Political Turmoil, Echoes of Anita Hill18 September 2018
    18:10
  4. 4.
    Manafort Pleads Guilty & Kavanaugh Is Accused of Sexual Misconduct14 September 2018
    14:40
  5. 5.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, September 1313 September 2018
    36:48
  6. 6.
    NPR Poll: Midwest Abandons Trump, Democrats Chances Balloon Ahead of Midterms12 September 2018
    15:23
  7. 7.
    Obama Takes On Trump In First Midterm Campaign Speech7 September 2018
    13:52
  8. 8.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, September 66 September 2018
    40:35
  1. 9.
    Kavanaugh Hearing Day 2: SCOTUS Nominee Defends Dissents On Abortion, Gun Control6 September 2018
    20:52
  2. 10.
    Midterm Update: Ayanna Pressley's Upset Victory Shows Power Of Women Of Color5 September 2018
    15:00
  3. 11.
    Kavanaugh Confirmation Hearings Day One; New Book Details A Chaotic White House5 September 2018
    27:07
  4. 12.
    John McCain Honored By Obama, Bush, & Others At Washington Funeral1 September 2018
    18:57
  5. 13.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, August 3030 August 2018
    31:36
  6. 14.
    WH Counsel Don McGahn To Resign; Plus, FL's Governor's Race Is 2018's Bernie v. Trump29 August 2018
    22:06
  7. 15.
    Midterm Update: Arizona, Florida, & Oklahoma Hold Primary Elections27 August 2018
    16:42
  8. 16.
    Sen. John McCain, Former Presidential Nominee And Prisoner Of War, Dies At 8126 August 2018
    25:25
  9. 17.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, August 2323 August 2018
    39:13
  10. 18.
    Trump's Attorney Michael Cohen Pleads Guilty & Paul Manafort Found Guilty By Jury22 August 2018
    24:03
  11. 19.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, August 1616 August 2018
    33:08
  12. 20.
    Midterm Update: First Transgender Gubernatorial Nominee & #MeToo Enters A New Era15 August 2018
    21:05
  13. 21.
    Omarosa Manigault Newman Secretly Records The President; Plus Tuesday's Primaries13 August 2018
    27:17
  14. 22.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, August 99 August 2018
    39:17
  15. 23.
    Midterm Update: Tuesday's Primaries Raise Questions About Trump's Influence8 August 2018
    20:48
  16. 24.
    What to Watch For In Tuesday's Elections6 August 2018
    20:33
  17. 25.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, August 22 August 2018
    42:23
  18. 26.
    Facebook Removes Accounts Involved In Deceptive Political Influence Campaign31 July 2018
    17:27
  19. 27.
    Former Trump Campaign Chairman Paul Manafort Goes To Trial30 July 2018
    18:21
  20. 28.
    Hundreds Of Families Still Separated As Reunification Deadline Passes27 July 2018
    14:34
  21. 29.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, July 2626 July 2018
    34:08
  22. 30.
    Cohen Leaks Secret Recording Of Trump & New NPR Poll After Trump-Putin Summit 25 July 2018
    24:15
  23. 31.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, July 1919 July 2018
    43:23
  24. 32.
    Trump Walks Back Comments At Putin Summit & DOJ Charges Russian Operative17 July 2018
    23:05
  25. 33.
    President Trump Sides With Putin At Historic Summit16 July 2018
    19:11
  26. 34.
    Justice Department Charges Russian Cyberspies With Attack On 2016 Election13 July 2018
    14:39
  27. 35.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, July 1212 July 2018
    50:19
  28. 36.
    Trump Names Brett Kavanaugh For Supreme Court10 July 2018
    17:34
  29. 37.
    EPA Chief Scott Pruitt Resigns Amid Scandals5 July 2018
    15:06
  30. 38.
    Weekly Roundup: Tuesday, July 33 July 2018
    37:42
  31. 39.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, June 2828 June 2018
    33:17
  32. 40.
    The Supreme Court's Swing Voter Justice Anthony Kennedy Retires27 June 2018
    22:56
  33. 41.
    Midterm Update: 28-year-old Latina Defeats Establishment Democrat In Primary Upset27 June 2018
    18:29
  34. 42.
    Analysis: The Impact Of The Supreme Court's Decision To Uphold Trump's Travel Ban26 June 2018
    18:33
  35. 43.
    The Supreme Court Rules On Racial Gerrymander & Tuesday's Primaries25 June 2018
    21:04
  36. 44.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, June 2121 June 2018
    46:32
  37. 45.
    Trump Signs Order To End Family Separations20 June 2018
    17:49
  38. 46.
    The Trump Administration's Family Separation Border Policy Explained18 June 2018
    21:34
  39. 47.
    Fact Check: Trump's Freewheeling Friday 15 June 2018
    18:42
  40. 48.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, June 1414 June 2018
    44:34
  41. 49.
    Midterm Update: Tuesday's Primaries Underscore That The GOP Is Trump's Party Now13 June 2018
    20:12
  42. 50.
    At A Historic Summit, President Trump Praises Kim's Commitment To Denuclearize12 June 2018
    21:51
  43. 51.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, June 77 June 2018
    48:37
  44. 52.
    Midterm Update: "Super Tuesday" Primaries Results6 June 2018
    17:12
  45. 53.
    Supreme Court On A Baker V. Same-Sex Couple, Trump Exerts Executive Privilege, & Tuesday's Primaries4 June 2018
    22:14
  46. 54.
    NPR Politics Live From Charlotte: The Midterms Showdown2 June 2018
    27:48
  47. 55.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, May 3131 May 2018
    47:07
  48. 56.
    The Supreme Court Rejects Planned Parenthood Case & President Trump Threatens New Tariffs On China29 May 2018
    20:14
  49. 57.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, May 2424 May 2018
    45:47
  50. 58.
    Midterm Update: First Black Woman Nominated For Governor & Other Tuesday Primaries Takeaways23 May 2018
    19:51
  51. 59.
    Trump Demands Review Of Russia Investigation Surveillance Tactics & Tuesday's Primaries21 May 2018
    26:22
  52. 60.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, May 1717 May 2018
    41:47
  53. 61.
    Senate Releases More Details on Trump Jr. And Russian Lawyer Meeting & Tuesday's Primaries Takeaways16 May 2018
    24:20
  54. 62.
    One Year Of Robert Mueller As Special Counsel15 May 2018
    30:00
  55. 63.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, May 1010 May 2018
    45:10
  56. 64.
    Midterm Update: May 8th Primaries Takeaways9 May 2018
    21:29
  57. 65.
    President Trump Says The U.S. "Will Withdraw" From The Iran Nuclear Deal9 May 2018
    20:21
  58. 66.
    Midterm Update: May 8th Primaries Look Ahead7 May 2018
    21:45
  59. 67.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, May 33 May 2018
    44:52
  60. 68.
    Comedian Responds To Criticism After Controversial Remarks At The White House Correspondents' Dinner30 April 2018
    24:26
  61. 69.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, April 2627 April 2018
    49:19
  62. 70.
    Supreme Court Appears Ready To Side With Trump On Travel Ban25 April 2018
    23:03
  63. 71.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, April 1920 April 2018
    46:28
  64. 72.
    Comey Tells NPR The FBI 'Would Be Worse Today' If Not For His Actions17 April 2018
    25:09
  65. 73.
    President Trump Announces Air Strikes On Syria14 April 2018
    20:05
  66. 74.
    More On Mueller, Zuckerberg And Landscape For 2018 Elections13 April 2018
    43:19
  67. 75.
    Paul Ryan Will Not Seek Re-Election11 April 2018
    20:04
  68. 76.
    Zuckerberg Faces Congress And FBI Raids Properties of Trump Lawyer11 April 2018
    50:24
  69. 77.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, April 55 April 2018
    50:13
  70. 78.
    Trump Turns Focus Back To Immigration; Citizenship Question On Census Ignites Controversy3 April 2018
    38:41
  71. 79.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, March 2929 March 2018
    40:50
  72. 80.
    McMaster Out As National Security Adviser, Bolton In23 March 2018
    18:47
  73. 81.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, March 2222 March 2018
    51:50
  74. 82.
    McCabe Fired, Trump Escalates Attacks On Mueller 19 March 2018
    31:14
  75. 83.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, March 1515 March 2018
    38:43
  76. 84.
    Democrat Apparent Winner In Pennsylvania Special Election14 March 2018
    18:34
  77. 85.
    Trump Fires Tillerson, Taps Pompeo As Secretary Of State13 March 2018
    28:47
  78. 86.
    Democrats Hoping For Upset In Pennsylvania Special Election12 March 2018
    18:44
  79. 87.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, March 88 March 2018
    49:04
  80. 88.
    Takeaways From Texas, As Midterms Kick Off7 March 2018
    26:51
  81. 89.
    Primary Season Kicks Off With Texas5 March 2018
    26:59
  82. 90.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, March 12 March 2018
    43:59
  83. 91.
    Big Week At Supreme Court On Immigration, First Amendment28 February 2018
    31:05
  84. 92.
    NPR Politics Live From Cleveland24 February 2018
    31:24
  85. 93.
    Parkland Students Bring Gun Debate Front And Center23 February 2018
    50:37
  86. 94.
    Grand Jury Indicts Russians Linked To Interference In 2016 Election16 February 2018
    22:35
  87. 95.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, February 1516 February 2018
    45:28
  88. 96.
    Mixed Messages In Trump's Response To Abuse Allegations13 February 2018
    36:43
  89. 97.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, February 89 February 2018
    42:35
  90. 98.
    Scramble To Redraw Congressional Maps In PA, Avert Another Shutdown In DC6 February 2018
    23:56
  91. 99.
    GOP Releases Memo Alleging FBI Surveillance Abuses2 February 2018
    20:02
  92. 100.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, February 11 February 2018
    50:20
  93. 101.
    Trump Plays To Base, Calls For Unity In State Of The Union31 January 2018
    38:59
  94. 102.
    Trump To Deliver First State Of The Union29 January 2018
    24:47
  95. 103.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, January 2526 January 2018
    54:09
  96. 104.
    Senate Reaches Deal To End Shutdown22 January 2018
    26:10
  97. 105.
    Government Shuts Down After Senate Fails To Pass Spending Bill20 January 2018
    21:49
  98. 106.
    President Trump, One Year In19 January 2018
    1:02:51
  99. 107.
    Trump Comments Threaten DACA Deal16 January 2018
    31:21
  100. 108.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, January 1112 January 2018
    43:05
  101. 109.
    Trump Tweets About Mental Stability Fuel Conversation About Fitness9 January 2018
    31:19
  102. 110.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, January 45 January 2018
    43:04
  103. 111.
    What's Next For Congress In 20182 January 2018
    30:34
  104. 112.
    2017 Roundup: Thursday, December 2828 December 2017
    37:53
  105. 113.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, December 2122 December 2017
    45:20
  106. 114.
    Tax Bill Heads To Vote; Politics Heat Up Around Russia Investigation18 December 2017
    33:12
  107. 115.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, December 1415 December 2017
    44:02
  108. 116.
    In Huge Upset, Doug Jones Wins Election In Alabama13 December 2017
    32:25
  109. 117.
    Race Tight On Eve Of Election In Alabama11 December 2017
    30:44
  110. 118.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, December 7 7 December 2017
    41:35
  111. 119.
    Conyers Resigns, Trump And RNC Back Moore5 December 2017
    30:41
  112. 120.
    Flynn Pleads Guilty, Senate Gets Closer To Passing Tax Bill 2 December 2017
    27:15
  113. 121.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, November 301 December 2017
    46:52
  114. 122.
    Senate To Vote On Tax Bill, Two Directors Claim Control Of CFPB27 November 2017
    36:28
  115. 123.
    Talking Politics At Thanksgiving, And A History Of The Turkey Pardon22 November 2017
    39:41
  116. 124.
    Your Questions On The Tax Bill, Answered20 November 2017
    31:24
  117. 125.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, November 1617 November 2017
    42:44
  118. 126.
    McConnell Says Moore Should Quit Senate Race; GOP Moving Forward With Tax Plan13 November 2017
    34:55
  119. 127.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, November 910 November 2017
    46:11
  120. 128.
    On Eve Of Election, Virginia Governor's Race Looks Tight6 November 2017
    28:00
  121. 129.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, November 22 November 2017
    47:15
  122. 130.
    First Charges Come Out Of Mueller's Russia Investigation30 October 2017
    39:15
  123. 131.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, October 2626 October 2017
    42:20
  124. 132.
    Flake To Leave Senate, Says "I Will Not Be Complicit Or Silent"24 October 2017
    19:14
  125. 133.
    NPR Politics Live From Chicago23 October 2017
    23:51
  126. 134.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, October 1919 October 2017
    42:44
  127. 135.
    Bannon Declares War On GOP; Trump And McConnell: "We're Fighting For The Same Thing"16 October 2017
    29:30
  128. 136.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, October 1212 October 2017
    36:03
  129. 137.
    Trump Takes Harder Line On Immigration And DACA, Feuds With Senator Bob Corker10 October 2017
    26:32
  130. 138.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, October 55 October 2017
    48:11
  131. 139.
    Trump Calls Las Vegas Shooting "An Act Of Pure Evil"2 October 2017
    20:59
  132. 140.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, September 2828 September 2017
    44:15
  133. 141.
    Obamacare Repeal Efforts, Revised Travel Ban and Trump's NFL Controversy25 September 2017
    27:29
  134. 142.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, September 21 22 September 2017
    46:36
  135. 143.
    Trump at UN, GOP Pushes Health Care19 September 2017
    28:03
  136. 144.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, September 1415 September 2017
    44:39
  137. 145.
    Clinton Book Review And Irma Update12 September 2017
    32:01
  138. 146.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, September 77 September 2017
    45:06
  139. 147.
    Trump Ends DACA, Calls On Congress To Act 5 September 2017
    23:47
  140. 148.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, August 3131 August 2017
    35:19
  141. 149.
    Hurricane Harvey: How Does A Government Respond?29 August 2017
    32:28
  142. 150.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, August 2424 August 2017
    41:04
  143. 151.
    President Trump: "We Are Not Nation-Building Again" In Afghanistan 22 August 2017
    29:44
  144. 152.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, August 1718 August 2017
    41:34
  145. 153.
    Opioid Emergency/Listener Mail14 August 2017
    26:43
  146. 154.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, August 10 10 August 2017
    35:01
  147. 155.
    Listener Mail 7 August 2017
    15:52
  148. 156.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, August 33 August 2017
    40:44
  149. 157.
    Scaramucci Out/Listener Mail 31 July 2017
    23:26
  150. 158.
    McCain Deals Death Blow To Republican Health Care Efforts 28 July 2017
    24:53
  151. 159.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, July 27 28 July 2017
    51:00
  152. 160.
    Jared Kushner: 'I Did Not Collude' 24 July 2017
    32:46
  153. 161.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, July 20 20 July 2017
    41:53
  154. 162.
    The GOP and Health Care: What's Next? 18 July 2017
    25:43
  155. 163.
    Reconstructing The 2016 Campaign After Trump Jr.'s Russia Meeting15 July 2017
    23:42
  156. 164.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, July 1313 July 2017
    43:59
  157. 165.
    'If it's what you say I love it' 11 July 2017
    21:19
  158. 166.
    Donald Trump Jr Meets Russian, POTUS Meets Putin 10 July 2017
    25:25
  159. 167.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, July 67 July 2017
    52:07
  160. 168.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, June 2929 June 2017
    41:59
  161. 169.
    SCOTUS on Travel Ban/CBO on Health Care 26 June 2017
    27:31
  162. 170.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, June 2222 June 2017
    48:47
  163. 171.
    Health Care/Listener Mail19 June 2017
    34:29
  164. 172.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, June 15 15 June 2017
    29:07
  165. 173.
    GOP Baseball Practice Shooting 15 June 2017
    28:28
  166. 174.
    Jeff Sessions Testifies 14 June 2017
    29:01
  167. 175.
    James Comey Testifies9 June 2017
    50:44
  168. 176.
    London, the President's Tweets, Listener Mail 5 June 2017
    34:46
  169. 177.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, June 12 June 2017
    1:00:29
  170. 178.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, May 2526 May 2017
    1:00:56
  171. 179.
    President Trump Overseas 22 May 2017
    26:46
  172. 180.
    Special Counsel Appointed For Russia Probe18 May 2017
    15:43
  173. 181.
    "I hope you can let this go." 18 May 2017
    52:26
  174. 182.
    Comey FAQ/Listener Mail15 May 2017
    33:38
  175. 183.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday May 11 12 May 2017
    54:30
  176. 184.
    President Trump Fires FBI Director James Comey10 May 2017
    24:16
  177. 185.
    Sally Yates Testifies9 May 2017
    31:19
  178. 186.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, May 45 May 2017
    51:21
  179. 187.
    Shutdown Averted; GOP Healthcare Push Continues1 May 2017
    22:55
  180. 188.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, April 2728 April 2017
    54:12
  181. 189.
    Shutdown Deadline Approaches On Trump's 100th Day 25 April 2017
    28:25
  182. 190.
    Weeky Roundup: Thursday, April 2021 April 2017
    52:37
  183. 191.
    North Korea, Georgia's 6th, Trump's Taxes17 April 2017
    21:47
  184. 192.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, April 1314 April 2017
    47:23
  185. 193.
    Listener Mail: Monday, April 1010 April 2017
    22:11
  186. 194.
    US Strikes Syria 7 April 2017
    22:18
  187. 195.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, April 67 April 2017
    48:45
  188. 196.
    "Unmasking"4 April 2017
    24:10
  189. 197.
    Listener Mail: Sunday, April 22 April 2017
    20:51
  190. 198.
    Weekly Roundup: Thursday, March 3031 March 2017
    50:32
  191. 199.
    Trump Targets Environmental Regulations 28 March 2017
    26:10
  192. 200.
    Weekly Roundup: Friday, March 2425 March 2017
    46:00

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