FT Politics

FT Politics

United Kingdom

A weekly review of British politics, featuring the Financial Times' political commentators and correspondents. FT Politics is presented by Sebastian Payne.

Episodes

The Lib Dems seize Richmond Park and the rise of Paul Nuttall  

With George Parker, Jim Pickard and Miranda Green from the Financial Times, plus Marcus Roberts from YouGov. Presented by Sebastian Payne.

Autumn Statement 2016 special  

Discussion with George Parker, the FT political editor; Stephanie Flanders, chief market strategist for JP Morgan Asset Management, and Rupert Harrison, chief macro strategist for multi-asset at Blackrock and former chief of staff to George Osborne. Presented by Sebastian Payne.

A difficult week of Brexit and dealing with 'fake news'  

With Janan Ganesh, George Parker, Robert Shirmsley, David Bond and Renee Kaplan of the Financial Times. Presented by Sebastian Payne.

The Trump effect on British foreign policy  

With Roula Khalaf, Philip Stephens, Janan Ganesh and James Blitz of the Financial Times. Presented by Jonathan Derbyshire.

Inside US election night  

FT reporters discuss how the election night unfolded from the inside, what the pollsters missed, and how the markets moved. Plus a look at the way fiscal policy might develop under the new Trump administration.

The Article 50 ruling and Mark Carney stays in London  

With George Parker, Martin Wolf, Chris Giles, David Allen Green and Jane Croft of the Financial Times. Presented by Sebastian Payne.

US election countdown: The final push  

As Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump criss-cross the same few battleground states in the run up to election day on Tuesday, FT reporters discuss the picture emerging from the latest polls, early voting patterns and more. Visit FT.com/polls for the latest election poll tracker.

Britain's economy after Brexit and Heathrow takes off  

With Martin Wolf and Janan Ganesh of the Financial Times, plus political adviser Julian Glover and Rupert Harrison of BlackRock. Presented by Sebastian Payne.

US election countdown: After the vote  

As the presidential campaign draws to a close, the FT's Courtney Weaver and Shawn Donnan discuss what to expect in the days after the election, from possible cabinet appointments to the future of the Republican party to the fate of Paul Ryan's political career. Sign up for the FT White House Countdown email newsletter at FT.com/NBE

100 days of May and the implosion of Ukip  

With George Parker and Robert Shrimsley of the Financial Times, plus Matthew Goodwin, senior fellow at Chatham House. Presented by Sebastian Payne.

US election countdown: The final debate  

The FT's Demetri Sevastopulo and Sam Fleming break down the big moments of the final debate, from Putin's puppets to "bad hombres", and more. Sign up for the FT White House Countdown email at FT.com/NBE. Clips courtesy of Reuters and Patti Waldmeir.

Brexit: Has Theresa May given away too much or too little? Plus, Labour returns  

With George Parker and James Blitz of the Financial Times, Marcus Roberts of YouGov and political commentator Ayesha Hazarika. Presented by Sebastian Payne

US election countdown: Trump's October surprise  

How will voters and the rest of the Republican party respond to the latest scandals to hit Donald Trump's campaign? The FT's Sam Fleming and Courtney Weaver discuss this and more. Sign up for the FT's White House Countdown email newsletter at FT.com/NBE.

Theresa May targets the elite, and has business any clarity on Brexit?  

With George Parker, Gideon Rachman, Sarah Gordon and Daniel Dombey of the Financial Times. Presented by Sebastian Payne.

US election countdown: Veteran voters and Ohio  

Can Donald Trump shore up the US veteran vote in spite of his rhetoric? Will the state of Ohio carry the weight it has in previous elections? The FT's Demetri Sevastopulo, Sam Fleming and Geoff Dyer discuss this and more. Sign up for the FT's White House Countdown email at FT.com/NBE.

Theresa's Tory conference challenges and Whitehall's plan for Brexit  

With George Parker, Janan Ganesh, Sarah Gordon and James Blitz of the Financial Times. Presented by Sebastian Payne.

US election countdown: Apathy in North Carolina and the Florida ground game  

Will apathy for Hillary Clinton among black voters in North Carolina help Donald Trump in the southern state? How are the Republican and Democratic ground games working in Florida to secure turnout on election day? The FT's Courtney Weaver and Barney Jopson discuss this and more. Sign up for the FT's White House Countdown email at FT.com/NBE

What next for Labour and whither George Osborne?  

With George Parker, Robert Shrimsley and Jim Pickard of the FT and John McTernan, political strategist and former Tony Blair aide. Presented by Sebastian Payne.

US election countdown: Terror and race come to the fore  

Bombings in New York and New Jersey, and riots in North Carolina have thrust issues of national security, the use of force by police and race into the spotlight. FT reporters discuss how responses from Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton will impact the campaigns, and more.

Green light for Hinkley and political exit for Cameron  

With George Parker, Philip Stephens and Jim Pickard of the Financial Times. Presented by Sebastian Payne

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