My Favorite Civics/Government/Political Podcasts
It’s the politics podcast from BuzzFeed News, hosted by Evan McMorris-Santoro. Featuring reporters from the BuzzFeed Politics team, voters and special guests, each episode of No One Knows Anything takes on the conventional wisdom about politics and explains how wrong it can be.
(Sometimes can be a little Blue, but is an interesting unconventional take.)
I LOVE THE WEST WING!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Listen to former cast member Joshua Molina discuss every episode once he re-watches the entire series!
Listen to the FiveThirtyEight crew discuss weekly topics that impact the 2016 presidential election.
Editors and correspondents of The Economist discuss the events shaping the world next week, in the studio and in the field.
60-Second Civics is a daily podcast that provides a quick and convenient way for listeners to learn about our nation’s government, the Constitution, and our history. The podcast explores themes related to civics and government, the constitutional issues behind the headlines, and the people and ideas that formed our nation’s history and government.
A take on what is happening in the Supreme Court daily.
Rich Orman is an attorney in Aurora, Colorado in government practice. He has had two previous podcasts: Dogma Free America and United States Supreme Court Review. He received his law degree from Georgetown University Law Center in Washington, D.C. in 1991, and an undergraduate degree from the University of Colorado at Boulder in 1988.
This podcast is for entertainment purposes only and is not legal advice. If you hear anything that leads you to believe you need legal advice, please contact an attorney immediately.
A good take on the most inaccessible branch of our government.
Everyone loses. But some losses sting worse than others. This is a podcast about tough defeats. Hosts Sam Stein and Jason Cherkis talk to candidates who came up short in their bid for president, governor, senator and other elected office; those defined by YouTube moments and others who fell by painfully close margins.
Looking back, these candidates give the listener an unvarnished, often-emotional picture of what life is really like on the campaign trail.