Keepin' it 1600

Keepin' it 1600

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Jon Favreau and Dan Pfeiffer, former advisers to President Obama, host a Ringer podcast to discuss the political world, Trump, Hillary, and all you need to know before November.

Episodes

Ep. 56: Donald's Deal, Obama's Optimism, and Louisiana Senate Candidate Foster Campbell  

Jon Favreau and Dan Pfeiffer discuss Trump’s Carrier deal (00:55) and his Goldman Sachs Cabinet (16:38), Barack Obama's Rolling Stone interview (23:53), and what the voice of the Democratic Party should sound like in the Trump era (35:33). Then, Louisiana's Democratic Senate candidate, Foster Campbell, joins the podcast to discuss next week’s runoff election (46:58).

Ep. 55: American Kleptocracy, Romney's Revenge, and the Recount  

Jon Favreau, Jon Lovett, and Tommy Vietor reflect on their failed efforts to avoid Twitter on Thanksgiving, and then cover Trump’s conflicts of interest (4:05), the unprecedented campaign against Mitt Romney for secretary of state (18:45), and Trump’s (latest) tantrum over election results (33:09).

Ep. 54: Ugh 'Hamilton,' Trump’s Swamp, and Congressman Keith Ellison  

Jon Favreau, Jon Lovett, and Tommy Vietor discuss the Great 'Hamilton' Debate of 2016 (1:25), Trump’s mounting business conflicts (9:27), and how Democrats can fight back (13:10). Then they call Minnesota Congressman Keith Ellison to discuss the future of the Democratic Party (25:50) and his bid for DNC chair (48:30).

Ep. 53: Trump's Transition, Fake News, and Robert Gibbs  

Jon Favreau and Dan Pfeiffer talk about Trump's rumored Muslim registry (2:30), the latest transition developments (5:50), and the problem of “fake news” (16:50). Then, they call former White House press secretary Robert Gibbs to discuss presidential transitions (37:48), press access (42:00), and the future of the Democratic Party (58:19).

Ep. 52: Trump's Appointments, the Democrats’ Next Steps, and Sabrina Siddiqui on Covering Trump  

Jon Favreau, Jon Lovett, and Tommy Vietor discuss the hiring of Stephen Bannon (5:05), President-elect Trump's potential Cabinet (13:24), and President Obama's role in the conversation after the election (29:50). The Guardian’s Sabrina Siddiqui joins to discuss how the press should cover Trump (40:05).

Ep. 51: Moving Forward With Alyssa Mastromonaco  

Jon Favreau and Dan Pfeiffer talk about trusting the polls (4:00) and where we go from here (14:40). Then, they call Alyssa Mastromonaco of VICE Media to discuss her article 'A Letter to Young Women: How We Will All Move Forward Together Now' (30:50) and how POTUS has handled himself (41:44).

Ep. 50: The Day After  

Jon Favreau, Jon Lovett, and Tommy Vietor talk about how they were wrong, what happened, what it all means, and what comes next after the election of Donald Trump.

Ep. 49: The Night Before Election Day With David Plouffe and Addisu Demissie  

Jon Favreau, Jon Lovett, and Tommy Vietor give an update on the state of the race, and the latest (and hopefully last) letter from James Comey. Obama campaign guru David Plouffe joins to give his predictions, followed by a GOTV update from Clinton’s national voter outreach and mobilization director, Addisu Demissie.

Ep. 48: 'Keepin' It 1600' Live From Drew University  

Jon Favreau and Dan Pfeiffer address peak bed-wetting, the media's coverage of the race, how Hillary or Trump might govern, and more live from Drew University's Concert Hall.

Ep. 47: Emails, Early Vote, and Pete Williams  

Dan Pfeiffer, Jon Lovett, and Tommy Vietor break down the FBI director’s letter to Congress on the Clinton email investigation and the criticism he’s faced (2:00). NBC News justice correspondent Pete Williams joins the show to walk through everything we know and some things we don’t (19:45). Plus, an update on polls and early voting numbers (31:30).

Ep. 46: 'Keepin' It 1600' Live! With Jon Favreau, Dan Pfeiffer, Tommy Vietor, and Jon Lovett  

The Ringer's Jon Favreau, Dan Pfeiffer, Tommy Vietor, and Jon Lovett report live from Cinefamily in Los Angeles to discuss all things Election 2016 and take questions from the audience.

Ep. 45: Are We There Yet? And Redistricting With Mitch Stewart  

Jon Favreau, Jon Lovett, and Tommy Vietor discuss the strangely calm final stretch of the 2016 election, and Obama campaign guru Mitch Stewart joins the podcast to discuss the impact of redistricting as well as early voting (33:25).

Ep. 44: Third-Debate Fallout, and What's Next for the GOP?  

Jon Favreau and Dan Pfeiffer discuss Trump's refusal to accept the election results (6:00), Marco Rubio's cowardice (20:00), the future of the GOP (32:00), and the awkwardness of the Al Smith dinner (32:45).

Ep. 43: Final Presidential Debate Live After-Show With Kristen Soltis Anderson  

Jon Favreau, Jon Lovett, and Tommy Vietor, with help from Republican pollster Kristen Soltis Anderson, discuss all the notable moments from the final showdown between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton.

Ep. 42: Trump’s Rigged Election, WikiLeaks, and Downballot Races with Dave Wasserman  

Jon Favreau, Tommy Vietor, and Jon Lovett discuss Trump’s accusations of a rigged election (3:08), the ongoing WikiLeaks email dump (13:30), the state of the GOP (23:30), and talk to Dave Wasserman of 'The Cook Political Report’ about downballot races (38:20).

Ep. 41: Trump’s Implosion, the GOP Civil War, and Qriously’s Battleground Poll  

Jon Favreau and Dan Pfeiffer discuss the fallout from the second debate (8:00), the GOP civil war (13:00), and the state of the race (33:00). Then, the Qriously polling team joins (36:00) to discuss the results of the inaugural “Qriously–Keepin’ It 1600 Swing-State Bedwetter's Poll.”

Ep. 40: Second Presidential Debate Live After-Show  

The Ringer's Jon Favreau, Tommy Vietor, and Jon Lovett are LIVE post-debate with The Daily Beast's Olivia Nuzzi to discuss the many fascinating moments of the second presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump.

Ep. 39: Town Hall Debate Strategy and Covering Trump With Katy Tur  

Jon Favreau and Dan Pfeiffer discuss the aftermath of the VP debate (10:00), and the upcoming town hall debate between Hillary and Trump (14:00). Then, NBC News correspondent Katy Tur joins (22:30) to talk covering the Trump campaign (28:00), the challenges of interviewing Trump (34:00), and how Trump taps into the frustration of American voters (40:00).

Ep. 38: VP Debate React and State of the Race  

The Ringer's Jon Favreau, Tommy Vietor, and Jon Lovett react to the VP debate and then provide an update on the campaign, including the pollercoaster (20:00), Trump's taxes (26:00), the problems with punditry (31:00), and the upcoming town hall debate (38:00).

Ep. 37: Trump Post-Debate and Polling Models With Harry Enten  

Jon Favreau and Dan Pfeiffer discuss Trump's response to the first debate (6:00), and what both candidates need to do in the second debate (26:00). Then, Harry Enten, senior political writer and analyst for FiveThirtyEight, joins to talk about polling models and the state of public polling(45:00).

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