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Original. Unbiased. Fact based. That’s what you get with the latest political news from The Associated Press. The AP’s Washington Bureau Chief Julie Pace offers fresh insights and observations as she talks with newsmakers, reporters and editors on the biggest stories of the week. It’s the news you need from the ground up as America prepares to vote in Election 2020. Subscribe and stand by!

AP Ground Game: Election 2020 The AP/ Westwood One Podcast Network

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Original. Unbiased. Fact based. That’s what you get with the latest political news from The Associated Press. The AP’s Washington Bureau Chief Julie Pace offers fresh insights and observations as she talks with newsmakers, reporters and editors on the biggest stories of the week. It’s the news you need from the ground up as America prepares to vote in Election 2020. Subscribe and stand by!

    What Actually Happened in Iowa?

    What Actually Happened in Iowa?

    2020 election season is underway with one caucus and one primary already behind us. But we've yet to report on final results out of the disastrous Iowa Caucuses that have left the Democratic party reeling. We take an in depth look at how things went wrong with AP reporter, Ryan Foley, who was on the ground in Iowa on caucus day.

    • 13 min
    New Hampshire Has Spoken

    New Hampshire Has Spoken

    Bernie Sanders emerged victorious in the New Hampshire Democratic primary. But his victory was razor thin, raising questions about his ability to beat out the more moderate candidates. Now, the campaigns head to Nevada and South Carolina where black and Latino voters finally have their say in the Democratic race. Plus, is there still a path to nomination for former Vice President Joe Biden? AP political editor Steven Sloan, joins Julie Pace to break down the New Hampshire results and how candidates plan to move forward.

    • 12 min
    Now to New Hampshire

    Now to New Hampshire

    After Monday's disastrous Iowa Caucuses, we still don’t have all the results. But, the race continues as the candidates head to New Hampshire. AP Political reporter, Hunter Woodall, sits down with Julie Pace to discuss how candidates are gearing up for next week's New Hampshire primaries.

    • 13 min
    Caucus Chaos

    Caucus Chaos

    Last night's long awaited Iowa Caucuses were meant to be a bench mark in the start to the 2020 Presidential Election, giving a first glimpse of where democratic voters stand. Instead, we left Iowa with no results. AP's Iowa Political Reporter, Tom Beaumont, joins Julie Pace as they try and make sense of the chaos that ensued last night.

    • 12 min
    The Last One Before Iowa

    The Last One Before Iowa

    It's our last episode before Monday's Iowa Caucuses. Julie Pace gets an inside look into the polling system with AP's Director of Public Opinion Research, Emily Swanson ahead of Monday's vote.

    • 16 min
    Trump's Plan For Iowa

    Trump's Plan For Iowa

     All eyes are on Democrats ahead of next week's Iowa caucuses, but there's a Republican caucus happening as well. President Trump may not have real competition, but he’s looking to use the caucuses to test his campaign’s organizational strength and draw some attention away from the Democrats. AP White House reporter Jill Colvin gives Julie Pace an inside look at the Trump campaign's ground game in Iowa.

    • 14 min

Customer Reviews

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Essential

A must listen twice a week as we heard into the meat of the primary season.

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Smart and sensible

Love this podcast and I’m excited it’s now on TWICE a week. Love the theme song too. Keep up the great work, Julie!

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Keep them coming

Love, love, love this podcast. Very informative.

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