Nate Silver and the FiveThirtyEight team cover the latest in politics, tracking the issues and "game-changers" every week.
The Under-Covered Stories Of The 2020 Election
There are only five days remaining until Election Day and former Vice President Joe Biden currently has a 89 percent chance of winning, according to our forecast. In this installment of the podcast, the crew discusses the state of the race and also considers which important stories have been under-covered by the press during the 2020 campaign.
How We Expect The Electorate To Look In 2020
In this installment of the podcast, the crew takes a closer look at who exactly is voting and how their preferences have changed or stayed the same compared with four years ago.
How The Media Projects The Winner Of An Election
Galen Druke speaks with the Executive Director of Elections at ABC News, Dan Merkle, who oversees the network's Decision Desk. Merkle explains how ABC News will go about projecting the winner of individual states and the overall presidential race, as well as when we might be able to expect those projections.
October Surprises Don't Usually Decide Elections
The crew discusses this year's October surprises and the likelihood that a late development could shake up the race for president.
Model Talk: National And District-Level Polls Disagree
In this installment of Model Talk, Nate and Galen discuss why national, state and district-level polls are showing different levels of competitiveness in the 2020 election. They also answer listener questions.
The Second Debate Is Over And The Final Stage Of The Campaign Is Here
The crew reacts to the second and final presidential debate of the 2020 campaign.