Ken Rudin's Political Junkie

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Ken Rudin's Political Junkie is the essential show for anyone who is curious and passionate about politics ... which includes most of us. Each week, veteran political analyst Ken Rudin explores policy debates, campaign strategies, and the newsmakers making it happen in Washington and in state capitols across the country.

Ken Rudin's Political Junkie is the essential show for anyone who is curious and passionate about politics ... which includes most of us. Each week, veteran political analyst Ken Rudin explores policy debates, campaign strategies and the newsmakers making it happen in Washington and in state capitols across the country. Politicians, journalists and experts of all stripes join Ken to share smart analysis and rich historical context behind the issues shaping our national dialogue today.

Whether you're a seasoned political junkie or a casual observer of politics, you’ll enjoy hearing informed conversation about national and regional campaigns, deep dives into noteworthy moments in political history, and intriguing tidbits of political trivia. Political Junkie is the show that aims to make politics accessible, engaging, and -- dare we say it -- fun.

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Ken Rudin's Political Junkie is the essential show for anyone who is curious and passionate about politics ... which includes most of us. Each week, veteran political analyst Ken Rudin explores policy debates, campaign strategies and the newsmakers making it happen in Washington and in state capitols across the country. Politicians, journalists and experts of all stripes join Ken to share smart analysis and rich historical context behind the issues shaping our national dialogue today.Whether you're a seasoned political junkie or a casual observer of politics, you’ll enjoy hearing informed conversation about national and regional campaigns, deep dives into noteworthy moments in political history, and intriguing tidbits of political trivia. Political Junkie is the show that aims to make... Show full description


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Stephanie Taylor, co-founder of the Progressive Change Campaign Committee, talks about her group's agenda and what the left hopes to accomplish dur...

  • Added: Feb 23, 2017
  • Length: 53:58
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NPR's Ron Elving makes a return visit to the Political Junkie with analysis of President Trump's address to a joint session of Congress. Susan Swe...

  • Added: Mar 02, 2017
  • Length: 53:58
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Janet Hook of the Wall Street Journal discusses the ramifications of President Trump’s claim that Barack Obama had his offices bugged during the ca...

  • Added: Mar 09, 2017
  • Length: 53:58
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Greg Bluestein of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution profiles the issues and the candidates in Georgia’s upcoming special election. Celeste Katz of ...

  • Added: Mar 16, 2017
  • Length: 53:58
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Ken Walsh of U.S. News & World Report breaks down a busy week in politics from FBI director Comey and Russia connections to Judge Neil Gorsuch and ...

  • Added: Mar 23, 2017
  • Length: 53:58
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Political analyst Stu Rothenberg analyzes the GOP health care defeat. Wade Henderson of the Leadership Conference on Civil Rights makes the case a...

  • Added: Mar 30, 2017
  • Length: 53:58
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Carl Cannon of RealClear Politics helps navigate us through all the tornadoes swirling around the Trump White House. Brian Howey looks at the chan...

  • Added: Apr 06, 2017
  • Length: 53:58
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Jack Pitney of Claremont McKenna College sums up the week in politics. Greg Bluestein of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution sets up next Tuesday's s...

  • Added: Apr 13, 2017
  • Length: 53:58
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Greg Giroux of Bloomberg News reports on the hype over the special congressional election in Georgia's 6th District.  Amy Howe, the eminent Court...

  • Added: Apr 20, 2017
  • Length: 53:58
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Mara Liasson offers a scorecard, and a reality check as President Trump nears his one-hundredth day in office. Aaron Blake of the Washington Post...

  • Added: Apr 27, 2017
  • Length: 53:58
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Republican Governor John Kasich of Ohio has a new book out titled “Two Paths: America Divided or United,” which calls for civility not only for his...

  • Added: May 04, 2017
  • Length: 53:58
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Former congresswoman Marjorie Margolies, a Democrat from Pennsylvania recalls the pressure and conflicts she went through before casting her vote t...

  • Added: May 11, 2017
  • Length: 53:58
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Tom Davis, the former Republican congressman from Virginia who knows the thinking inside the GOP, says we have a way to go before linking actions b...

  • Added: May 18, 2017
  • Length: 53:58
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Lisa Desjardins of PBS' NewsHour focuses on the controversies facing President Trump, as well as the latest on his budget package. We talk with Bi...

  • Added: May 25, 2017
  • Length: 53:58
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Journalist Max Holland, the author of “Leak: Why Mark Felt Became Deep Throat,” explains the fascination about the role of Deep Throat in unravelin...

  • Added: Jun 01, 2017
  • Length: 53:58
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Norm Ornstein of the American Enterprise Institute looks back at three famous congressional hearings that changed the course of history. Bob Hol...

  • Added: Jun 08, 2017
  • Length: 53:58
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NPR's Ron Elving recaps last week's dramatic testimony by former FBI Director James Comey before the Senate intelligence committee.  Todd VanDerW...

  • Added: Jun 15, 2017
  • Length: 53:58
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Linda Chavez who was President George W. Bush’s choice to head up the Labor Department in 2001 talks about her experience going through the cabinet...

  • Added: Jun 22, 2017
  • Length: 53:58
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Jon Ralston of the Nevada Independent sizes up what may be the most vulnerable Republican senator up in 2018, Nevada Senator Dean Heller. Robert B...

  • Added: Jun 29, 2017
  • Length: 53:58
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Ron Rapoport of the College of William & Mary takes us on a tour of some of the significant independent presidential candidates starting with Gary ...

  • Added: Jul 06, 2017
  • Length: 53:58