300 episodes

Four former aides to President Obama—Jon Favreau, Jon Lovett, Dan Pfeiffer and Tommy Vietor—are joined by journalists, politicians, activists, and more for a no-b******t conversation about politics. They cut through the noise to break down the week’s news, and help people figure out what matters and how they can help. Text us questions and comments: (323) 405-9944. New episodes Mondays and Thursdays.
New series on the VP selection process: That's The Ticket!—hosted by Dan Pfeiffer and Alyssa Mastromonaco—coming Friday 6/26 to the Pod Save America feed.

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    • 4.7, 2.5K Ratings

Four former aides to President Obama—Jon Favreau, Jon Lovett, Dan Pfeiffer and Tommy Vietor—are joined by journalists, politicians, activists, and more for a no-b******t conversation about politics. They cut through the noise to break down the week’s news, and help people figure out what matters and how they can help. Text us questions and comments: (323) 405-9944. New episodes Mondays and Thursdays.
New series on the VP selection process: That's The Ticket!—hosted by Dan Pfeiffer and Alyssa Mastromonaco—coming Friday 6/26 to the Pod Save America feed.

    “Joe Biden, Antifa General.”

    “Joe Biden, Antifa General.”

    The President commemorates July 4th with a racist speech at Mt. Rushmore, the Biden and Trump campaigns focus on the pandemic response, and Senate Republicans weigh distancing themselves from Trump as they fall behind their Democratic challengers in the polls.

    • 59 min
    That's the Ticket Episode 2: Paving the Way

    That's the Ticket Episode 2: Paving the Way

    On the second episode of That's the Ticket, Dan and Alyssa talk through Biden's pledge to select a woman as his running mate and how the candidacies of Geraldine Ferraro and Sarah Palin got us to where we are today. Then, Alyssa talks to writer Rebecca Traister about what media challenges the eventual nominee will face.

    • 1 hr 16 min
    “Trump’s Recovery Summer.”

    “Trump’s Recovery Summer.”

    Trump celebrates another month of double-digit unemployment and rising Covid infections, and Dan and Jon answer your questions about reopening schools, the Lincoln Project, DC statehood, Supreme Court vacancies, Pod Save America dance-offs, and more. Then political message guru Anat Shenker-Osorio talks to Dan about 2020 campaign ads and the race-class narrative.

    • 1 hr 14 min
    "Statues over soldiers.”

    "Statues over soldiers.”

    Trump does nothing about reports that Russia put a bounty on American troops, shares a video of his supporters chanting “white power,” and asks the Supreme Court to end the Affordable Care Act. Then Biden adviser Ron Klain talks to Jon Favreau about the state of the pandemic, and the state of the 2020 campaign.

    • 1 hr 4 min
    That's the Ticket Episode 1: Vet on It

    That's the Ticket Episode 1: Vet on It

    In the first episode of this three part mini-series, Dan Pfeiffer and Alyssa Mastromonaco break down the vetting for vice presidential candidates - how it happens, why it's so secret, and what can go wrong. They'll talk you through the history of the vetting process, their experiences on the Kerry and Obama campaigns, and how they think the Biden campaign is approaching the process.

    • 58 min
    “Biden up, Trump down, Covid rising.” (with Alyssa Mastromonaco!)

    “Biden up, Trump down, Covid rising.” (with Alyssa Mastromonaco!)

    Alyssa Mastromonaco joins as a guest host to talk about the Covid resurgence, what Tuesday’s progressive primary victories mean for the Democratic Party, and Joe Biden’s commanding lead over Donald Trump in the battleground states. Then Jamaal Bowman talks to Tommy about his upset victory in the primary for New York’s 16th Congressional district.

    • 1 hr 28 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
2.5K Ratings

2.5K Ratings

Anonymous Baby Boomer ,

You all are an inspiration!

I listen to all of your podcasts religiously. You and your guests give me hope. Please keep up the good work. And you are so entertaining as well. You are the best of your generation. Be proud of yourselves.

AB. Fan ,

Twitter Fight podcast

Dans sound is TERRIBLE! Sounds like he is talking with a pillow over his face.
While Jon’s sound is ok.
I listen to your podcasts regularly and it is only Dan’ sound that is just awful.
Please fix! I wNt to hear Dan, his perspective is important.

Emilia Cooper ,

Well-Rounded

While obviously a primarily “left”-viewed podcast, Jon, Jon, Dan and Tommy are extremely knowledgeable, well spoken, and provide for the most digestible and entertaining way to stay up to date with American politics today.

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