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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 2022 Forecast Is Live And ‘Model Talk’ Returns!

    The 2022 Forecast Is Live And ‘Model Talk’ Returns!

    The FiveThirtyEight 2022 midterms forecast is live, and it shows that Republicans are strong favorites to win the House while the Senate is a toss up between the two parties. In the first "Model Talk" episode of the 2022 midterms cycle, Nate Silver and Galen Druke discuss the factors behind that forecast.

    • 40 min
    What The Politics Of Abortion Look Like Now

    What The Politics Of Abortion Look Like Now

    The crew discusses the political fallout from the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade. They also analyze the court's other recent rulings on gun restrictions and school prayer and preview some of Tuesday's biggest primary elections.

    • 1 hr 8 min
    Emergency Podcast: Supreme Court Overturns Roe v. Wade

    Emergency Podcast: Supreme Court Overturns Roe v. Wade

    Legal reporter Amelia Thomson-DeVeaux speaks with Galen Druke about the Justices' arguments for overturning Roe v. Wade, where the legal debate goes next and how this contrasts and complements American opinion on abortion.

    • 32 min
    Are 1 Percent Of Americans Evil?

    Are 1 Percent Of Americans Evil?

    The crew breaks down a poll that asked Americans to identify from good to evil and lawful to chaotic on the Dungeons and Dragons alignment chart. They also review the mostly finalized congressional maps for the cycle and discuss new polling on American polarization.

    • 1 hr
    More Trouble For Democrats In The Rio Grande Valley

    More Trouble For Democrats In The Rio Grande Valley

    Republican Mayra Flores won the special election in Texas’s 34th congressional district on Tuesday, avoiding a runoff and flipping the longtime Democratic seat in Texas’s Rio Grande Valley. The crew recaps that race and other notable results from the June 14 primaries.

    • 33 min
    Are Centrists The Most Powerful Politicians?

    Are Centrists The Most Powerful Politicians?

    The crew discusses how a bipartisan gun control deal was reached and if this unwritten legislation could be passed by the end of the year. They also previewed and caught up on some elections, including Alaska’s special election to replace longtime Alaska congressman Don Young that took place this past weekend.

    • 1 hr

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
19K Ratings

19K Ratings

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Downhill?

This was a FAB podcast back in the election days, but without Harry Enten it's lost its punch. It's not enough to have good statistics; the chemistry seems to be off lately. Totally agree.

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They should rename this podcast the limp breadstick hour. The collective charisma of a waterlogged pastry.

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