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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Aaron Blake of the Washington Post fills us in with the details of Michael Flynn's resignation as national security adviser, as well as the remaini...

  • Added: Feb 16, 2017
  • Length: 53:58
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Ed O'Keefe of the Washington Post breaks down the historic tie-breaking vote from Vice President Mike Pence to confirm Betsy DeVos as is the new Se...

  • Added: Feb 09, 2017
  • Length: 53:58
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Robert Barnes of the Washington Post tells us about Judge Neil Gorsuch, President Trump’s nominee to replace Antonin Scalia on the U.S. Supreme Cou...

  • Added: Feb 02, 2017
  • Length: 53:58
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Aaron Blake of the Washington Post gives an assessment after less than a week of the Trump presidency. Florida Senator Marco Rubio had big reserva...

  • Added: Jan 26, 2017
  • Length: 53:58
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Matthew Dallek of George Washington University talks about the history of inaugurations. Linda Chavez, who was President George W. Bush's choice t...

  • Added: Jan 19, 2017
  • Length: 53:58
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Janet Hook of the Wall Street Journal weighs in on President-elect Donald Trump’s first press conference since July. Paul Glastris of the Washin...

  • Added: Jan 12, 2017
  • Length: 53:58
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Neal Conan, the former host of Talk of the Nation, joins us for a recap of 2016, and how the early goings of 2017 are shaping up.   Bob Schieffer,...

  • Added: Jan 05, 2017
  • Length: 53:58
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Former Ohio Governor Bob Taft remembers his grandfather, Mr. Republican, Senator Robert A. Taft. John Dickerson, the host of "Face the Nation” ha...

  • Added: Dec 27, 2016
  • Length: 53:58
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Stuart Rothenberg of the "Rothenberg Gonzales Political Report" and Jill Lawrence of USA Today join Political Junkie Ken Rudin for a look back at t...

  • Added: Dec 21, 2016
  • Length: 53:58