The Electables is a podcast hosted by political strategist Doug Thornell that features a diverse line-up of guests who take you inside “the room where it happens” and discuss what it takes to run winning campaigns.
Majority Whip James Clyburn
Doug ZOOMs with Majority Whip James Clyburn of South Carolina to discuss the results of the election, challenges facing Joe Biden's upcoming presidency, and provides some history on his own story in politics and public service.
Josh Kraushaar, Against the Grain columnist at National Journal
Doug is joined by "Against the Grain" host Josh Kraushaar to break down the results of the 2020 Presidential election.
Anita Dunn, Senior Advisor to the Joe Biden Campaign
Doug Thornell is joined by Anita Dunn, a senior advisor to the Joe Biden campaign and a fellow colleague at managing director at SKDKnickerbocker. They discuss the entire campaign from primaries to election night as well as the coming transition.
Reflections on the 2020 Election with Longtime Friends Doug Thornell, Jon Bernthal, and Gareth Schweitzer
In this episode, Doug Thornell is joined by his longtime friends, actor Jon Bernthal, and Gareth Schweitzer, president of Material Company Action Division. They discuss their views on this election from the backdrop of growing up in DC.
Shannon Watts, Founder of Moms Demand Action
Shannon Watts is the founder of Moms Demand Action. In this episode, Doug asks Shannon about how the organization is fighting for change and taking on the NRA.
Tom Bonier, CEO of TargetSmart
What is the data telling us as we head into November? Doug Thornell interviews Tom Bonier, CEO of TargetSmart, to discuss election predictions with 3 days remaining.
Each episode is a master class in politics.
Great host! Amazing guests.
I really love the tone and pace of this show. Doug is a top interviewer and always gets A-list guests!
A Podcast for DC Outsiders made by DC Insiders
It's really interesting to get context on the inner workings of the political campaigns from two strategists who have been on the frontlines. And the guestlist has been superb. Keep it up!