The Axe Files with David Axelrod

By The Institute of Politics & CNN

David Axelrod, the founder and director of the University of Chicago Institute of Politics, and CNN bring you The Axe Files, a series of revealing interviews with key figures in the political world. Go beyond the soundbites and get to know some of the most interesting players in politics.

  1. 1.
    Ep. 460 — Ken Burns
    1:00:51
  2. 2.
    Ep. 459 — Clarissa Ward
    1:04:00
  3. 3.
    Ep. 458 — Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman
    58:15
  4. 4.
    Ep. 457 — Dr. Leana Wen
    59:44
  5. 5.
    Ep. 456 — Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi
    59:09
  6. 6.
    Ep. 455 — Anne Applebaum
    56:08
  7. 7.
    Ep. 454 — Amy Walter
    58:15
  8. 8.
    Best of The Axe Files: Megan Rapinoe
    56:36
  1. 9.
    Ep. 453 — Stephanie Cutter
    56:12
  2. 10.
    Ep. 452 — John Anzalone
    57:24
  3. 11.
    Ep. 451 — Ben Rhodes
    58:32
  4. 12.
    Ep. 450 — Nathan Law
    55:49
  5. 13.
    Ep. 449 — Surgeon General Vivek Murthy
    1:00:15
  6. 14.
    Ep. 448 — Cecile Richards
    57:10
  7. 15.
    Ep. 447 — Rep. Liz Cheney
    47:14
  8. 16.
    Ep. 446 — Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern
    51:32
  9. 17.
    Ep. 445 — Heather McTeer Toney
    1:00:47
  10. 18.
    Ep. 444 — Justin Amash
    1:07:45
  11. 19.
    Ep. 443 — Sally Yates
    59:18
  12. 20.
    Ep. 442 — Jen Psaki
    1:00:04
  13. 21.
    Ep. 441 — Speaker John Boehner
    59:00
  14. 22.
    Ep. 440 — Amb. Linda Thomas-Greenfield
    47:07
  15. 23.
    Ep. 439 — Jamie Dimon
    1:01:56
  16. 24.
    Ep. 438 — Sen. Tammy Duckworth
    45:46
  17. 25.
    Ep. 437 — Bud Selig
    52:16
  18. 26.
    Ep. 436 — Rev. Dr. William Barber
    1:05:17
  19. 27.
    Ep. 435 — Kara Swisher
    1:09:48
  20. 28.
    Ep. 434 — Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms
    1:03:09
  21. 29.
    Ep. 433 — Tim Alberta
    1:10:58
  22. 30.
    Ep. 432 — Rep. Joe Neguse
    58:07
  23. 31.
    Ep. 431 — Fareed Zakaria
    1:02:31
  24. 32.
    Ep. 430 — Heidi Heitkamp
    1:08:02
  25. 33.
    Ep. 429 — Daniel Goldman
    58:59
  26. 34.
    Ep. 428 — Andrew McCabe
    59:18
  27. 35.
    Ep. 427 — Rep. Adam Kinzinger
    56:02
  28. 36.
    Ep. 426 — Doris Kearns Goodwin
    1:05:00
  29. 37.
    Ep. 425 — Joe Scarborough
    1:02:34
  30. 38.
    Ep. 424 — Rep. Ayanna Pressley
    1:03:04
  31. 39.
    Silence is Not an Option: Black to the Future
    28:52
  32. 40.
    Best of the Axe Files: Tony Blinken
    1:04:24
  33. 41.
    Ep. 423 — Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
    1:01:58
  34. 42.
    Ep. 422 — Dan Rather
    1:02:56
  35. 43.
    Ep. 421 — Abby Phillip
    1:02:57
  36. 44.
    Ep. 420 — Sen. Mitt Romney
    48:00
  37. 45.
    Ep. 419 — Gov. Andrew Cuomo
    1:09:24
  38. 46.
    Ep. 418 — David Plouffe
    56:19
  39. 47.
    Ep. 417 — Jon Meacham
    1:04:35
  40. 48.
    Ep. 416 — Mandy Patinkin
    1:06:17
  41. 49.
    Ep. 415 — Nina Totenberg
    1:06:22
  42. 50.
    Ep. 414 — Susan Page
    1:05:01

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