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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Tom Rath, a longtime GOP operative from New Hampshire and a veteran of Rules Committee skirmishes talks about convention rules.   Joel Goldstein, ...

  • Added: Apr 28, 2016
  • Length: 53:58
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Democratic consultant Mark Mellman says Hillary Clinton’s big win in the New York primary makes it clear Bernie Sanders will not be able to find th...

  • Added: Apr 21, 2016
  • Length: 53:57
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Liz Benjamin host of a political show on Time Warner Cable News in New York talks about what's at stake in next week’s primary. North Carolina Gov...

  • Added: Apr 14, 2016
  • Length: 53:58
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Elaine Kamarck of the Brookings Institution discusses her new book explaining why our presidential nominating system came to be. We talk with aut...

  • Added: Apr 07, 2016
  • Length: 53:59
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Republican strategist Ed Goeas offers some insight as to what’s going on with the GOP and upcoming convention in July. Julia Azari of Marquette U...

  • Added: Mar 31, 2016
  • Length: 53:58
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Richard Winger of Ballot Access News talks about the state filing deadlines for any would-be independent presidential candidate. Stephen Hess of t...

  • Added: Mar 24, 2016
  • Length: 53:58
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Greg Giroux of Bloomberg Government analyzes the latest in the presidential campaign. Robert Barnes of the Washington Post gives us the lowdown on...

  • Added: Mar 17, 2016
  • Length: 53:58
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Susan MacManus of the University of South Florida and Howard Wilkinson of Cincinnati's WVXU talk about the March 15th primaries in their respective...

  • Added: Mar 10, 2016
  • Length: 53:59
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Neal Conan returns with analysis and commentary on the Super Tuesday winners and losers. Susan Demas, the editor and publisher of Inside Michiga...

  • Added: Mar 03, 2016
  • Length: 53:58
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Natalie Davis of Birmingham-Southern College surveys the Super Tuesday landscape in the South. Abby Livingston of the Texas Tribune analyzes the L...

  • Added: Feb 25, 2016
  • Length: 53:57
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Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia died last week at the age of 79. Amy Howe of SCOTUSBlog reviews the man and his legacy. Paul Kane of the Wash...

  • Added: Feb 18, 2016
  • Length: 53:58
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Steve Duprey, the former chair of the New Hampshire Republican Party, and Martha Fuller Clark, the current vice chair of the New Hampshire Democrat...

  • Added: Feb 11, 2016
  • Length: 53:57
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Neal Conan joins the program for his monthly visit to sum up the meaning of Iowa and look ahead to New Hampshire. Former Republican presidential c...

  • Added: Feb 04, 2016
  • Length: 53:58
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Kathie Obradovich, the political columnist for the Des Moines Register, reviews the history, endorsements and who's got the momentum just days befo...

  • Added: Jan 28, 2016
  • Length: 53:58
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Less than two weeks to go before voters in Iowa have their first crack at deciding the next president. David Graham of The Atlantic and Glenn Thru...

  • Added: Jan 21, 2016
  • Length: 53:58
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Paul Glastris, a former speechwriter for President Bill Clinton, offers his analysis on President Barack Obama’s last State of the Union address. ...

  • Added: Jan 14, 2016
  • Length: 53:59
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Neal Conan kicks off the program with his take on the respective battles for the presidential nominations. Fergus Cullen, the former chair of the ...

  • Added: Jan 07, 2016
  • Length: 53:56
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We chat with former representatives Tom Davis (R-Va.) and Martin Frost (D-Tex.) about their new book, "The Partisan Divide: Congress in Crisis.” A...

  • Added: Jan 01, 2016
  • Length: 53:58
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Abby Livingston of the Texas Tribune reviews last Saturday's Democratic debate in New Hampshire. Josh Rogers of New Hampshire Public Radio has the...

  • Added: Dec 22, 2015
  • Length: 53:59
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It is the 2015 Political Junkie Remembrances Special. Join Political Junkie Ken Rudin and special guest Greg Giroux of Bloomberg News as they refl...

  • Added: Dec 17, 2015
  • Length: 53:58