The Gaggle: An Arizona politics podcast

By The Arizona Republic and azcentral.com

Helping you keep up with what matters in Arizona's political news. Each week we interview politicians, public figures or journalists to break down one local issue and how it affects your life in Arizona. Coming to you every Wednesday morning, The Gaggle is hosted by The Arizona Republic's national political reporters Yvonne Wingett Sanchez and Ron Hansen. You can find them on Twitter at @yvonnewingett and @ronaldjhansen.

  1. 1.
    Election experts weigh in on Arizona election audit after offering their help
    31:17
  2. 2.
    What's been discovered in the audit documents so far
    18:36
  3. 3.
    BONUS: Thousands of Senate audit records released, here's a preliminary look at what's in them
    10:39
  4. 4.
    Volunteers canvass East Valley neighborhoods to question voters
    25:32
  5. 5.
    Doctors share inside view on child COVID-19 case spike
    31:04
  6. 6.
    "Terrified for my brothers": Former Afghan interpreter with Arizona ties details quest to try to evacuate family from Afghanistan
    26:36
  7. 7.
    The Gaggle: Where does the Maricopa County election audit stand right now?
    14:32
  8. 8.
    What COVID-19 policies parents can expect in schools as in-person learning returns
    27:48
  1. 9.
    A Republic investigation reveals how Ducey governs
    22:24
  2. 10.
    How critical race theory is fueling political activism in Arizona school board meetings
    19:00
  3. 11.
    What does legal recreational marijuana look like in Arizona six months in?
    18:09
  4. 12.
    BONUS: Hear the calls from Trump allies that some see as election interference
    4:50
  5. 13.
    Can Sen. Sinema's bipartisan ideology give her more wins in the Senate?
    29:28
  6. 14.
    The Gaggle breaks down the state budget
    21:25
  7. 15.
    BONUS: How a bipartisan infrastructure plan co-negotiated by Sen. Sinema could impact Arizona
    9:39
  8. 16.
    Arizona's climate crisis and what could be done
    28:58
  9. 17.
    'I don't trust anything the Republican party does': A conversation with Daniel McCarthy
    34:33
  10. 18.
    How Arizona politics has taken center stage on national news, comedy shows
    26:15
  11. 19.
    Why legal experts and federal judges call for a judiciary expansion in Arizona
    25:05
  12. 20.
    What Ducey's proposed flat tax could mean for Arizona
    26:15
  13. 21.
    Sports betting is coming. Key questions answered on the Gaggle podcast.
    20:04
  14. 22.
    National elections expert tells The Gaggle podcast what Arizona's ballot audit means for U.S.
    28:58
  15. 23.
    The filibuster, the border, and minimum wage: A conversation with Sen. Kyrsten Sinema on The Gaggle
    22:35
  16. 24.
    “On the fly”: An Arizona Republic reporter’s inside account of the GOP-led 2020 election audit
    21:48
  17. 25.
    Did donors punish AZ's GOP delegation for the Jan. 6 insurrection?
    19:56
  18. 26.
    Is there a crisis at the U.S.-Mexico border?
    25:27
  19. 27.
    Will Arizona follow Georgia on voting restrictions?
    22:40
  20. 28.
    The government exposed them to nuclear radiation. Now, Congress could help these Arizonans
    28:38
  21. 29.
    Jan. 6 wounded Arizona's congressional delegation. Here's why you should care
    18:27
  22. 30.
    Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick announces this will be her final term
    30:29
  23. 31.
    The Arizona Senate won its legal battle to the 2.1 million ballots. Here's what to expect moving forward.
    21:38
  24. 32.
    Gov. Doug Ducey talks COVID-19, election security, school choice and more
    40:05
  25. 33.
    How Republicans are leveraging the debate over school reopenings to expand school vouchers
    29:02
  26. 34.
    After his final two years as governor, what will come next for Doug Ducey?
    42:18
  27. 35.
    How Arizona's elected officials are reacting to Trump's second impeachment trial
    17:06
  28. 36.
    Arizona Republicans want to change how votes are cast. Here’s what this means for you
    19:46
  29. 37.
    Progressive Raquel Terán is the new chair of Arizona’s Democratic Party. What does that mean for voters?
    27:09
  30. 38.
    How the Biden administration could impact Arizonans
    23:37
  31. 39.
    How can the Arizona GOP save itself from extremist?
    39:11
  32. 40.
    Bonus episode: Firsthand accounts of rampage at U.S. Capitol
    39:31
  33. 41.
    What can we expect from the state Legislature in 2021?
    15:51
  34. 42.
    Five stories we're watching in 2021
    14:15
  35. 43.
    Happy holidays from The Gaggle
    1:35
  36. 44.
    How COVID-19 exacerbated evictions in Metro Phoenix
    19:19
  37. 45.
    Rediscovering: SB 1070 | Epilogue: How did SB 1070 shape the 2020 election? Two politicos weigh in
    16:49
  38. 46.
    A behind-the-scenes look at how Joe Biden won Arizona with his campaign senior adviser
    38:11
  39. 47.
    2020 Election coverage: Our media critic's assessment
    27:26
  40. 48.
    Five Predictions We Made About the 2020 Election that Came True
    29:36
  41. 49.
    Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs responds to claims of voter interference
    31:32
  42. 50.
    BONUS: As ballots are counted, here's an update on what we know
    25:28

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