10 episodes

“Three Tickets,” is a 10-episode podcast about the history and culture of Iowa’s caucuses. The series draws on more than 30 interviews with national political figures and Iowans to tell an expansive, engrossing story of Iowa’s first-in-the-nation presidential contest.

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“Three Tickets,” is a 10-episode podcast about the history and culture of Iowa’s caucuses. The series draws on more than 30 interviews with national political figures and Iowans to tell an expansive, engrossing story of Iowa’s first-in-the-nation presidential contest.

Customer Reviews

4.1 out of 5
15 Ratings

15 Ratings

jcegoldstein ,

Interesting & engaging

I heard about this from the Slate Political Gabfest podcast & have thoroughly enjoyed it. It’s very well reported, well structured, interesting, has great sound quality, and gives you the background of the place of the Iowa caucus holds in our political landscape. A great listen!

Adam4Improv ,

Really good

I didn’t know much about the Iowa Caucuses before listening to this podcast. Love the interviews with Grassley, Dole, and Mondale.

Hootdad ,

Informative and fun

I basically binge-listened to this podcast while doing chores. I got straight through episode 7 and I'm looking forward to the final 3. It's fun, entertaining an informative. The writer/host is clearly biased toward approving of the Iowa caucus system - but then he's from Iowa so I give him a pass. Listening to these stories of the caucus's almost makes me wish I was from Iowa... almost...

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