The Guardian UK: Politics Weekly

The Guardian's political editor, Heather Stewart, and deputy political editor, Jessica Elgot, are joined by commentators, experts and politicians to unpack the week's biggest stories in politics. On Politics Weekly Extra, Guardian columnist Jonathan Freedland speaks with some of the Guardian’s US team about the latest from the 2020 presidential election campaign

https://www.theguardian.com/politics/series/politicsweekly

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Can Biden and Harris unite the Democrats?: Politics Weekly Extra podcast


How progressive is too progressive? Jonathan Freedland and Maanvi Singh discuss how Joe Biden and Kamala Harris will need to think long and hard as they embark on a bid to unify the moderates of the Democratic party and those further left


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Starmer ends Corbyn's run as Labour MP: Politics Weekly podcast


Jessica Elgot and Michael Savage discuss the latest on Corbyn, Johnson’s self-isolation and lockdown restrictions in Scotland. Patrick Wintour reports on a trip to Moscow by a Foreign Office minister. Plus Salma Shah and Jason Stein describe what it is like to be a spad in times of crisis


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What is Donald Trump up to?: Politics Weekly Extra


As Donald Trump battens down the hatches and refuses to accept his election loss, Jonathan Freedland and Richard Wolffe look back at how others around him are responding. Are they helping or hindering his efforts?


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Vaccine hope and Brexit gloom: Politics Weekly podcast


Heather Stewart, Simon Murphy and Lisa O’Carroll recap a busy week in Westminster. Libby Brooks, Steven Morris and Rory Carroll update us on how the devolved nations have approached the second wave. Plus, Rajeev Syal speaks to the chair of the education select committee, Robert Halfon.


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US Senate and House election results: Politics Weekly Extra podcast


As nail-biting as the US presidential election has been, Jonathan Freedland and Lauren Gambino have been following the battle for control of Congress: the House and the Senate. They discuss the latest in both races.


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Trump calls foul play as Biden takes Wisconsin: Politics Weekly Extra


As we wait for the final few votes from battleground states, Jonathan Freedland and David Smith run through the latest results from the 2020 US presidential election


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Are the signs really pointing to a Biden win? Politics Weekly Extra


With less than a week to go, Jonathan Freedland is joined by the national affairs correspondent for Guardian US Tom McCarthy. They look at the many variables influencing next week’s US presidential election


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Labour braces for the EHRC report: Politics Weekly podcast


Jessica Elgot and Polly Toynbee look at the potential fallout from the Equality and Human Rights Commission’s report into Labour. Katy Balls from The Spectator and Will Tanner from the thinktank Onward look at why now is a tipping point for the Conservatives. Plus: Rajeev Syal speaks to Chris Bryant of the commons select committee on standards


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A much calmer affair - so who won US presidential debate night?: Politics Weekly Extra


As the two US presidential candidates left the stage in Tennessee after the final debate of the campaign, Jonathan Freedland and Richard Wolffe talk through the biggest moments of the night


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 2020-10-23  25m
 
 

US election Guardian Live event: Politics Weekly Extra podcast


In this bonus episode, Jonathan Freedland hosts a panel with Daniel Strauss, Lauren Gambino and Richard Wolffe, on the latest from the US election campaign


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 2020-10-22  45m