On Nov. 3, millions of Americans will cast their votes in what most certainly will go down as one of the most important presidential elections in the history of the United States. From such hot-button topics as race relations, the COVID-19 pandemic and the economy, people will decide the direction of the country for the next four years. Here are a few election podcasts to help you make your decision in 2020.
The Chuck ToddCast: Meet the Press
NBC’s Chuck Todd is unscripted and focused on what really matters in the 2020 president race. Each Wednesday, Todd talks with top reporters from the nation’s capital and also provides exclusive sit-down interviews and dispatches from the campaign trail. Recent episodes include "The ‘train wreck’ debate," "How the fight to replace Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg will deepen division" and "Peter Strzok defends Trump investigation."
Find it: https://art19.com/shows/toddcast
Hosted by Scott Bland meets with POLITICO’s top reporters to dive into the political landscape, the latest numbers that matter and detail the closed-door dealings. Each Friday, Bland goes over the latest poll numbers and keeps an eye on the Federal Election Commission reports to help inform voters. Recent episodes include "Trump team braces for a presidential self-own," "Was the TikTok face-off ‘security theater’?" and "The 9/11 babies are all grown up - and ready to vote."
Find it: https://www.politico.com/tag/nerdcast
Eli Bosnick and Noah Lugeons look into the latest news and stories in the world of politics in a funny and informative manner. Discussing topics such as legislation, world leader summits and the behavior of politicians, Skepticrat aims to cover politics from the far center. Recent episodes include "Belichicks and Balances Edition," "Votey McVoteface Edition" and "Conventional Wisdom Edition."
Find it: https://audioboom.com/channel/the-skepticrat
NPR Politics Podcast
National Public Radio’s Politics Podcast lets listeners follow the latest in political news and issues with NPR’s political reporters. Host Scott Detrow discusses weekly roundups and quick takes on the political news of the day. From the latest scandals to the latest election polls, the Politics Podcast will keep you up to date on the ever-changing political landscape. Recent episodes include "Rail Force One: Biden Leads Whistle-stop Tour After Debate," "Debate: Trump Refuses to Condemn White Supremacy, Biden Pitches Directly to Camera" and "The NYT Says Trump Paid Little in Income Taxes."
Find it: https://www.npr.org/podcasts/510310/npr-politics-podcast