This is a special episode, recorded in front of a live audience at Kavli Theatre in Thousand Oaks, California. The cast recaps the ninth Democratic primary debate, in which candidates turned up the heat ahead of this weekend’s Nevada caucuses. Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg — a newcomer to the 2020 debate stage — was a top target for attacks, from allegations of sexual harassment to his billionaire status.This episode: White House correspondent Tamara Keith, campaign correspondent Scott Detrow, demographics and culture correspondent Juana Summers and senior editor and correspondent Ron Elving.Connect:Subscribe to the NPR Politics Podcast here.Email the show at email@example.com.Join the NPR Politics Podcast Facebook Group.Subscribe to the NPR Politics Newsletter.Find and support your local public radio station.
Democratic presidential candidates are debating once again, this time in Las Vegas ahead of Saturday’s caucuses in Nevada. Follow NPR’s live analysis.
After a City Council meeting focused on Black History Month and the bottled water tax, Lightfoot weighed in on the ex-governor’s return.
But the current proposal has virtually no spending increases.
A look at the almost 20-year saga of the rise and fall of former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich.
Former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg will appear on Wednesday’s debate stage in Nevada, after qualifying in this morning’s NPR/PBS Newshour/Marist poll. He is likely to draw attacks from Democrats on stage for his campaign’s unprecedented ad spending that enabled his rise in the polls.And Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders has opened up a double-digit lead in the Democratic nominating contest with 31% support nationally, up 9 points since December.This episode: campaign correspondent Asma Khalid, political reporter Danielle Kurtzleben, and senior political editor and correspondent Domenico Montanaro. Email the show at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Illinois lawmakers from both parties reacted Tuesday to President Donald Trump commuting the sentence of ex-Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich.
The disgraced politician from Chicago will go free after 8 years in jail. Listen to the riveting story behind today’s big news.
President Trump commuted Rod Blagojevich’s sentence Tuesday. The disgraced ex-governor will have a “homecoming press conference” Wednesday.
This President’s Day we’re bringing you a special episode from NPR’s Throughline. It’s a podcast that looks at the past in order to understand the present. This episode the team looks at the history of women running for president of the United State.There are more female candidates in this presidential campaign cycle than at any other time in American history. But women were running for the highest office before they could even vote. How three women ran and challenged the notion of who could and should be president of the United States. Connect:Subscribe to the NPR Politics Podcast here.Email the show at email@example.com.Join the NPR Politics Podcast Facebook Group.Subscribe to the NPR Politics Newsletter.Find and support your local public radio station.