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Nate Silver and the FiveThirtyEight team cover the latest in politics, tracking the issues and "game-changers" every week.

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Nate Silver and the FiveThirtyEight team cover the latest in politics, tracking the issues and "game-changers" every week.

    The Primaries Project: There's Gotta Be A Better System...Right?

    The Primaries Project: There's Gotta Be A Better System...Right?

    This is the third installment of our audio documentary series "The Primaries Project," looking at how our primary system came to be and its effect on American politics.

    • 32 min
    How Senators Are Calculating Impeachment Politics

    How Senators Are Calculating Impeachment Politics

    FiveThirtyEight's Perry Bacon Jr. and Amelia Thomson-DeVeaux join Galen Druke to discuss the political considerations at play in President Trump's impeachment trial.

    • 27 min
    Live From DC: America's Favorite Sandwich

    Live From DC: America's Favorite Sandwich

    In front of a live audience in DC, the crew debates the electoral cases of the leading Democratic candidates. The also discuss electability and guess what America thinks.

    • 1 hr 13 min
    The Primaries Project: The Effects Of Reform

    The Primaries Project: The Effects Of Reform

    This is the second installment of our audio documentary series "The Primaries Project," looking at how our primary system came to be and its effect on American politics.

    • 45 min
    The Last Pre-Iowa Debate

    The Last Pre-Iowa Debate

    The crew reacts to the candidates' performances in the last Democratic primary debate before the Iowa caucuses.

    • 32 min
    A Four-Way Pileup In Iowa

    A Four-Way Pileup In Iowa

    The crew discusses the latest polling in Iowa, showing a tight four-way race. They also talk about Booker's decision to dropout and Tom Steyer's polling in NV and SC.

    • 42 min

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