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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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
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Matt Moytl (rhymes with hotel), a psychology professor at the University of Illinois at Chicago, discusses how the psyche of voters could be affect...

  • Added: Dec 10, 2015
  • Length: 53:57
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Neal Conan is in Paris covering the climate conference and reports on the issues -- and the politics -- at stake. Janet Hook of the Wall Street Jo...

  • Added: Dec 03, 2015
  • Length: 53:58
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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: Nov 23, 2015
  • Length: 53:58
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Kathie Obradovich, a political columnist for the Des Moines Register was one of the panelists at the second Democratic presidential debate and she ...

  • Added: Nov 19, 2015
  • Length: 53:58
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Shira Center, the political editor for the Boston Globe, offers her analysis of Tuesday's Republican debate in Milwaukee. CNBC anchor John Harwood...

  • Added: Nov 12, 2015
  • Length: 53:58
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Neal Conan on politicians claiming media bias in the debates, plus analysis of where the presidential race stands right now. Bill Horner, who is ...

  • Added: Nov 05, 2015
  • Length: 53:59
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Political strategists, Vin Weber (R) and Anna Greenberg (D) size up their respective presidential fields and share their observations, analyses and...

  • Added: Oct 29, 2015
  • Length: 53:57
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Stephen Farnsworth of the University of Mary Washington sums up the reasons for Vice President Joe Biden to take himself out of the mix for 2016, a...

  • Added: Oct 22, 2015
  • Length: 53:58
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Jane Harman, a former Democratic congresswoman who now heads up the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, talks about how foreign affai...

  • Added: Oct 15, 2015
  • Length: 53:58
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In the wake of yet another mass shooting, this time in Oregon, Aaron Blake of the Washington Post offers a status report of what Congress is or is ...

  • Added: Oct 08, 2015
  • Length: 53:58
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Bob Livingston, the former Louisiana congressman and House Appropriations Committee chair on the meaning of Speaker John Boehner's resignation, the...

  • Added: Oct 01, 2015
  • Length: 53:56