173 episodes

Joe Garofoli talks current events, upcoming elections and, occasionally, sports rivalries with guests from the local, state and national political arenas. Joe is the San Francisco Chronicle’s senior political writer, covering national and state politics. He has worked at the Chronicle since 2000 and in Bay Area journalism since 1992, when he left the Milwaukee Journal. He has previously written about the intersection of tech and politics and about the politics of the cannabis industry.

It’s All Political San Francisco Chronicle

    • Politics
    • 4.5, 63 Ratings

Joe Garofoli talks current events, upcoming elections and, occasionally, sports rivalries with guests from the local, state and national political arenas. Joe is the San Francisco Chronicle’s senior political writer, covering national and state politics. He has worked at the Chronicle since 2000 and in Bay Area journalism since 1992, when he left the Milwaukee Journal. He has previously written about the intersection of tech and politics and about the politics of the cannabis industry.

    Katie Hill: Sex Scandal Won't Stop My Comeback

    Katie Hill: Sex Scandal Won't Stop My Comeback

    The former California congresswoman was a rising Democratic star — a future Speaker, some mused — until a conservative website published nude photos of her. She joins Joe Garofoli to talk about her rise, fall and future, the double standards and exploitation of "revenge porn," and her new book, “She Will Rise.” | Unlimited Chronicle access: sfchronicle.com/pod
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    • 29 min
    Fifth & Mission: Why Kamala Harris is Joe Biden’s Pick

    Fifth & Mission: Why Kamala Harris is Joe Biden’s Pick

    On The Chronicle's flagship news podcast, Washington reporter Tal Kopan and It's All Political host Joe Garofoli break down why Biden wants the former San Francisco DA and California attorney general as his running mate and how her past will factor into the campaign. | Unlimited Chronicle access: sfchronicle.com/pod

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    • 21 min
    Can Joe Biden’s shift on immigration excite Latino voters?

    Can Joe Biden’s shift on immigration excite Latino voters?

    Many Latino voters still associate Joe Biden with former President Barack Obama, known to some progressive critics as “the deporter in chief.” Marielena Hincapié, executive director of the National Immigration Law Center’s Immigrant Justice Fund, discusses Biden's changes in approach to immigration in 2020. | Get unlimited Chronicle access: sfchronicle.com/pod
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    • 30 min
    Black Lives Matter's Alicia Garza on the future — and Joe Biden

    Black Lives Matter's Alicia Garza on the future — and Joe Biden

    Alicia Garza, the co-creator of Black Lives Matter, talks about the next steps for the movement, what Joe Biden should do to get young Black people to vote, and the difference between allies and co-conspirators. | Get unlimited Chronicle access: sfchronicle.com/pod
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    • 27 min
    Stacey Abrams: VP Search, Voter Suppression and Black Lives Matter

    Stacey Abrams: VP Search, Voter Suppression and Black Lives Matter

    Stacey Abrams talks about what it was like being mentioned as a possible Biden running mate, her concerns about voter suppression and the census, and what should be done with Confederate monuments and tributes to John Muir. | Get unlimited Chronicle access: sfchronicle.com/pod

    Listen to Abrams' previous IAP appearances: 2018 | 2017
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    • 38 min
    Women, Declare Your Independence From Men!

    Women, Declare Your Independence From Men!

    Jennifer Palmieri, a former adviser to Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama, talks about her new book, “She Proclaims” — which explains how women should stop trying to fit into a man’s world and create their own. Plus, insights on Joe Biden’s campaign. | Get unlimited Chronicle access: sfchronicle.com/pod
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    • 35 min

Customer Reviews

4.5 out of 5
63 Ratings

63 Ratings

JasonLLoren ,

Great podcast

Full of personality, attitude, humor and insight. A great podcast on a variety of political topics.

Cousin Cliff ,

Average show

Why in the ever loving HECK would y’all take ad money from Fox News?

jjp1515 ,

Great conversations

Keep up the good work Joe!

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