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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Anna Greenberg, the managing partner at the Democratic polling firm GQR, argues that recent horrific mass shooting deaths and activity at the local...

  • Added: Aug 15, 2019
  • Length: 53:58
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Jillian Peterson, a psychology professor at Hamline University, talks about the mindset of those who commit gun crimes. Danish political analyst...

  • Added: Aug 08, 2019
  • Length: 53:58
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Janet Hook of the Los Angeles Times breaks down the second Democratic presidential debates. Luke Ramseth of the Clarion-Ledger in Jackson, Missi...

  • Added: Aug 01, 2019
  • Length: 53:58
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NPR's Ron Elving notes Robert Mueller’s long-awaited testimony satisfies few, the partisanship was as bad as ever, and Republicans decided to portr...

  • Added: Jul 25, 2019
  • Length: 53:58
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Aaron Blake of The Washington Post on the lack of outrage from Republicans after President Trump’s incendiary tweets about 4 female members of Cong...

  • Added: Jul 19, 2019
  • Length: 53:58
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Larry Sabato of the University of Virginia helps breakdown the key Senate races up in 2020. Carl Cannon, the Washington bureau chief of RealClearP...

  • Added: Jul 11, 2019
  • 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 02, 2019
  • Length: 53:58
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NPR Senior Editor Ron Elving analyzes this week's Democratic debates. Plus, does it matter that Joe Biden made nice with a Senate segregationist ...

  • Added: Jun 28, 2019
  • Length: 53:58
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Dave Weigel of the Washington Post offers a look at what to -- and what not to -- expect from the Democrats first presidential debate of the 2020 c...

  • Added: Jun 20, 2019
  • Length: 53:58
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Brianne Pfannenstiel of the Des Moines Register offers up the Democratic lay of the land in Iowa, with just two weeks to go before the first debate...

  • Added: Jun 13, 2019
  • Length: 53:58
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Melanie Mason of the L.A. Times offers her observations and analysis of the fourteen candidates who showed up this weekend at the California Democr...

  • Added: Jun 06, 2019
  • Length: 53:58
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Janet Hook of the Los Angeles Times discusses whether Robert Mueller’s decision to put President Trump’s future in the hands of Congress puts more ...

  • Added: May 30, 2019
  • Length: 53:58
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Julie Rovner of Kaiser Health News offers a history of abortion in politics. Todd Spangler of the Detroit Free Press discusses Michigan Congressma...

  • Added: May 23, 2019
  • Length: 53:58
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Mary Ziegler of the Florida State University of Law explains that Alabama’s new law banning all abortions is a major step on the way for the Suprem...

  • Added: May 16, 2019
  • Length: 53:58
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With Joe Biden’s candidacy bringing back memories of the Hill-Thomas hearings, former Arizona senator Dennis DeConcini, a Democrat from the 1991 co...

  • Added: May 06, 2019
  • Length: 53:58
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Political strategist Phil Roeder sizes up how it looking for the Democrats in Iowa with nine months to go before the caucuses. Former Sen. Sam Nun...

  • Added: May 02, 2019
  • Length: 53:58
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Frank Bowman of the University of Missouri, author of a book about impeachment in the age of Trump, compares the current situation with that of Ric...

  • Added: Apr 25, 2019
  • Length: 53:58
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Kevin den Dulk of Calvin College explores American views of Islam, from 9/11 to the current day. Dave Weigel of the Washington Post tries to exp...

  • Added: Apr 18, 2019
  • Length: 53:58
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Frank Wilkinson of Bloomberg Opinion assesses a Joe Biden candidacy and suggests that he has other problems that could hold him back from the nomin...

  • Added: Apr 11, 2019
  • Length: 53:58
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John Delaney, a former three-term congressman from Maryland talks about being the first to declare his candidacy for the 2020 Democratic presidenti...

  • Added: Apr 04, 2019
  • Length: 53:58