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.

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    • 4.7, 1.7K 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.

    “How we beat Trump.”

    “How we beat Trump.”

    Six battlegrounds will likely determine whether Trump or Biden wins in November, and Crooked Media content chief Tanya Somanader joins to talk about why you should Adopt a State and start organizing from home. Then Jon, Jon, and Tommy answer listener questions about the VP selection process, what a virtual convention might look like, how we’ll celebrate if Mitch McConnell loses, and when Ronan might cut Lovett’s hair.

    Adopt A State: votesaveamerica.com/adopt 

    • 49 min
    “Trump hits the Hydroxy.”

    “Trump hits the Hydroxy.”

    The President takes a dangerous drug to own the libs, Ted Cruz gets in a Twitter fight with the pod, our new Change Research poll shows Joe Biden with a small lead in Michigan, and Republicans are done with helping the economy. Then Dave Weigel of the Washington Post talks to Dan about the digital strategies shaping the Biden and Trump campaigns.

    • 1 hr 26 min
    “Fired up and ready to Zoom.”

    “Fired up and ready to Zoom.”

    The President continues his purge of government officials who expose corruption, the Trump campaign uses a kitchen sink strategy to define Joe Biden, Barack Obama reminds us of what a normal president sounds like, and House Democrats pass an economic relief bill with some defections. Then Senator Sherrod Brown and Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Connie Schultz talk to Jon L. about Senate negotiations over the next stimulus bill, and what it’s like to quarantine together.

    • 1 hr 11 min
    “OBAMAGATE!”

    “OBAMAGATE!”

    Trump tries to make the election about Barack Obama, Democrats come up short in a California special election, Joe Biden announces a set of policy unity task forces, and Democratic strategists offer his campaign plenty of advice. Then Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal talks to Jon about her Paycheck Guarantee Act and her role as the co-chair of Biden’s health care unity task force.

    • 1 hr 39 min
    “1600 Covid Ave.”

    “1600 Covid Ave.”

    The White House’s robust testing and contact tracing program finds two cases inside the West Wing, Attorney General Bill Barr drops the charges against one of the President's convicted criminal friends, Barack Obama speaks out, and Trump falsely accuses California Democrats of rigging an election by allowing more people to vote. Then New Yorker writer Patrick Radden Keefe talks to Tommy about his new Crooked podcast Wind of Change, and CNN’s Harry Enten weighs in on the latest polling and the 2020 Senate map.

    Follow Wind of Change on Spotify to binge all 8 episodes now: https://spoti.fi/WindOfChange

    • 1 hr 25 min
    “Live and Let Die.”

    “Live and Let Die.”

    Trump surrenders in the War Against the Invisible Enemy, pivots to a message about rebuilding the economy, and tries to make the race about Joe Biden. Then Jon and Dan break down the latest polls, answer some listener questions, and Dan interviews Democratic election lawyer Marc Elias about his legal battles to protect our right to vote in November.

    • 1 hr 37 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
1.7K Ratings

1.7K Ratings

Richie2096 ,

Great reminder of how bad it could be

England might have its own struggles and mistakes but THANK GOD we aren’t in the States. How is Trump still even a possibility for your election? Madness

Plametzug ,

SD

We are standing with you. An avid U.K. Listener
A must on a Tuesday and Thursday
On 6.30 am dog walk.

Jack1961 ,

Required listening

Always the first podcast I listen to when it pops up in my feed. Greetings from Scotland.

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