November 6th, 2018 is a big day in the U.S….with important elections taking place throughout the nation. With significant races in the balance across many offices and covering many state regulations, there’s much to discuss and learn for voters and people around the world. Want to know more about the senators up for election or the key issues? Podcasts are a great way to keep up with the latest political news and views, but also to get more in-depth than mainstream news can. We’ve selected some podcasts worthy of your time heading into (and after) the midterm elections, covering a range of political viewpoints. We hope they help inform you about these complex issues and maybe even get some insights into what “the other side” thinks.
Two moms travel the country to share stories of important and exciting congressional races in the 2018 Midterm elections.
“Always Progressive, Always On.” On-demand progressive talk, with a rich library of podcast archives and the latest discussions on U.S. politics.
Trump supporters discussing various issues and commentary.
Independent investigative journalism, broadcasting, trouble-making and muckraking with Brad Friedman (BradBlog.com), known for his criticism of election integrity. Originating on Pacifica Radio’s KPFK 90.7FM in Los Angeles, now syndicated around the globe and covering voting rights, media reform and political corruption.
Host Keri Miller leads in-depth conversations on news and culture, from Minnesota and around the world. Lots of election coverage and discussion of big issues.
The Libertarian podcast from the Hoover Institution features a weekly conversation with Hoover senior fellow Richard Epstein on the issues of the day.
The Freedom Report is a podcast that reports on news from “a perspective of economic freedom and personal liberty”. Hosted by Austin Petersen, runner-up for the Libertarian Party’s nomination for President in 2016.
Hosted by American Family Association President Tim Wildmon, Today’s Issues airs every weekday and you can check out the archives in podcast form.
NPR’s political reporters talk to you about the latest political news of the day and top stories of the week. Keep up with what’s happening leading into the midterms and beyond with these knowledgeable, concise episodes.
Four former aides to President Obama are joined by journalists, politicians, comedians, and activists for a conversation about politics, the press and the latest happenings of the Trump presidency.