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Best podcasts about politico dispatch

Latest podcast episodes about politico dispatch

POLITICO Dispatch
A dreadful December of deadlines

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 24, 2021 10:13


Funding the federal government. Preventing a default on the national debt. Voting on Build Back Better. Congress has a lot to do in one month. POLITICO's Nicholas Wu reports. Plus, the Biden administration asks a court to lift an order halting its vaccine-or-test mandate for private employers. And a bipartisan group of senators asks for cannabis banking provisions in the defense spending bill. Nicholas Wu is a Congress reporter for POLITICO. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio.

POLITICO Dispatch
Covid's comeback

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 23, 2021 11:16


Covid cases are once again rising, and holidays are just around the corner. POLITICO's Dan Goldberg reports. Plus, the White House says about 95 percent of federal workers have complied with their vaccine mandate. And a congressional committee investigating the Trump administration's Covid response wants to question former FDA Commissioner Stephen Hahn. Dan Goldberg is a deputy health editor for POLITICO. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio.

POLITICO Dispatch
The decision Biden can't make

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 22, 2021 12:14


President Joe Biden has been wrestling for weeks with whether to reappoint the current chair of the Federal Reserve or pick someone new. But he just can't seem to pull the trigger. POLITICO's Jonathan Lemire reports. Plus, White House adviser Brian Deese says he's optimistic the Senate will pass President Biden's social spending legislation. And Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg says federal vaccine mandates will not impact holiday travel. Jonathan Lemire is POLITICO's White House Bureau Chief. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio. Read more: Biden has a major economic decision to make and he can't seem to pull the trigger

POLITICO's Pulse Check
Get ready for more boosters

POLITICO's Pulse Check

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 18, 2021 16:01


The FDA is poised to expand access to boosters across the nation. POLITICO's Adam Cancryn reports. Adam Cancryn is a health reporter for POLITICO. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio.

POLITICO Dispatch
You get a booster! You get a booster!

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 18, 2021 11:59


Federal officials are preparing to expand access to extra shots. And some states are already moving ahead. POLITICO's Adam Cancryn reports. Plus, Republicans overtake Democrats in voter registration in Florida. And the Pentagon rushes to combat rising housing and food costs for troops. Adam Cancryn is a health reporter for POLITICO. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio.

POLITICO Dispatch
Why gas prices are up

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 17, 2021 11:11


Republicans are pinning the price at the pump on Biden. But as POLITICO's Ben Lefebvre reports, it's a bit more complicated. Plus, Pfizer asks the FDA for emergency use authorization of its Covid pill. And the Senate confirms a key USDA climate official. Ben Lefebvre is an energy reporter for POLITICO. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio.

POLITICO Dispatch
From BIF to BIL

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 16, 2021 11:17


The bipartisan infrastructure framework is now the bipartisan infrastructure law. POLITICO's Tanya Snyder breaks down what the new funding will and won't do. Plus, the CBO plans to score Biden's social spending bill by Friday. And Florida moves forward with a rule banning school mask mandates and quarantine requirements. Tanya Snyder is a transportation reporter for POLITICO. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio.

POLITICO Dispatch
The fallout from COP26

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 15, 2021 11:53


Nearly 200 countries are endorsing a new agreement to lower emissions. But a last-minute push by China and India weakened the deal and could hurt poorer nations. POLITICO's Lorraine Woellert reports. Plus, Treasury Secretary Yellen says Covid will determine when inflation eases. And Rep. Schiff says he thinks Steve Bannon's indictment will lead others to comply with the Jan. 6 panel. Lorraine Woellert manages POLITICO's sustainability coverage. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio. Sign up for POLITICO's 2021 Sustainability Summit

POLITICO's Pulse Check
What vaccine mandates look like in reality

POLITICO's Pulse Check

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 11, 2021 16:09


Biden called for widespread mandates. His VA is navigating its own minefields. POLITICO's Natasha Korecki reports. Natasha Korecki is a White House Correspondent for POLITICO. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio.

POLITICO Dispatch
Vaccine mandates? Meet reality.

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 11, 2021 12:05


From legal challenges to murky data on vaccination rates, federal mandates are facing turbulence. POLITICO's Natasha Korecki reports. Plus, a virtual summit between President Joe Biden and Chinese leader Xi Jinping is tentatively set for Nov. 15. And New Jersey's most powerful state lawmaker concedes his reelection loss to a little-known Republican. Natasha Korecki is a White House Correspondent for POLITICO. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio.

POLITICO Dispatch
A conversation with whistleblower Frances Haugen

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 10, 2021 11:31


“The platform is out of control, and they haven't invested in safety.” Former Facebook employee Frances Haugen sits down with POLITICO's Mark Scott to talk about what it was like blowing the whistle on the tech giant. Plus, a government watchdog says 13 Trump officials violated the Hatch Act during the 2020 campaign. And the CBO says a score for Dems' social spending bill could take weeks. Mark Scott is POLITICO's Chief Technology Correspondent. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio. Subscribe to POLITICO's EU Confidential podcast to hear the full interview with Frances Haugen.

POLITICO Dispatch
Soooo.. this is an economic recovery?

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 9, 2021 11:19


Jobs numbers are great, and the economy is strengthening. But there's also inflation. And supply chain problems. Oh, and a worker shortage. So what does all that add up to? POLITICO's Megan Cassella reports. Plus, the Jan. 6 committee subpoenas several Trump allies. And the U.S. targets ransomware hackers with arrests, sanctions and payment seizures. Megan Cassella is an economic policy reporter for POLITICO. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio. Read more: ‘Back into gear': Solid jobs report boosts Biden's case for recovery

POLITICO Dispatch
Democrats in … array?

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 8, 2021 11:24


They did it. The bipartisan infrastructure bill passed, and Dems' massive spending plan is one step closer to reality. POLITICO's Nicholas Wu reports. Plus, Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm says President Biden might tap into U.S. oil reserves amid rising prices. And Surgeon General Vivek Murthy defends the White House's vaccine mandate. Nicholas Wu is a Congress reporter for POLITICO. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio.

POLITICO Dispatch
What happened in New Jersey?

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 5, 2021 11:01


Democratic Governor Phil Murphy just barely won reelection, and a relatively unknown truck driver ousted the second most powerful lawmaker in the state. POLITICO New Jersey's Sam Sutton reports. Plus, Eric Adams plans to convert his first paychecks as mayor into Bitcoin. And the U.S. and the U.K. lead a pledge to end overseas oil and gas financing, but with big caveats. Sam Sutton is a reporter for POLITICO New Jersey. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio. Read more: Murphy reelected New Jersey governor by razor-thin margin This truck driver just defeated New Jersey's most powerful lawmaker

POLITICO's Pulse Check
School vaccine mandates are being put to the test

POLITICO's Pulse Check

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 4, 2021 14:40


Hundreds of thousands of California students face an imminent choice: Get vaccinated for Covid-19 or stay home. POLITICO's Mackenzie Mays breaks down how some schools districts in the Golden State are putting mandates to the test. Mackenzie Mays is an education reporter for POLITICO California. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio. Read more: California schools: Get Covid shots or go back to distance learning Sign up for the POLITICO Pulse newsletter.

POLITICO Dispatch
Get vaccinated or go home

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 4, 2021 11:26


Some of the largest school districts in California are requiring kids to get vaccinated if they want to come in the classroom. POLITICO's Mackenzie Mays reports. Plus, the Fed plans to start pulling the plug on its massive economic aid. And the DOJ seeks its toughest Jan. 6 sentence yet. Mackenzie Mays is an education reporter for POLITICO California. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio. Read more: California schools: Get Covid shots or go back to distance learning

POLITICO Dispatch
Why Virginia shouldn't surprise you

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 3, 2021 11:18


Glenn Youngkin has flipped Virginia red in an upset for Republicans. But as POLITICO's Scott Bland reports, students of history should have seen the GOP comeback coming. Plus, Biden says he'll announce his Fed nominees “fairly quickly.” And Sen. Josh Hawley blocks the confirmation of several State Department nominees. Scott Bland is a politics editor for POLITICO. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio. Read more: Youngkin wins, flipping Virginia red

POLITICO Dispatch
Virginia votes

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 2, 2021 12:05


The state's gubernatorial race is neck and neck — and the results could be a bellwether of the midterms. POLITICO's Steve Shepard reports. Plus, Supreme Court hears arguments over Texas' abortion law. And the White House releases new guidance for federal contractors subject to President Biden's vaccine mandate. Steve Shepard is POLITICO's senior campaign and elections editor and chief polling analyst. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio.

POLITICO Dispatch
How the U.S. fell short on addressing obesity and Covid

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Nov 1, 2021 12:19


Obesity is a significant risk factor for Covid. That's galvanized other countries to confront diet issues. But not the U.S. POLITICO's Helena Bottemiller Evich reports. Plus, the G20 agrees to take action to limit global warming. And the Biden administration will ease tariffs on steel and aluminum imports from the European Union. Helena Bottemiller Evich is a is a senior food and agriculture reporter for POLITICO. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio. Read more: The U.S.-China COP26 cliffhanger

POLITICO Dispatch
COP26 Preview: A test for the US and China

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 29, 2021 13:44


Major movement on climate initiatives will require the countries to put aside broader diplomatic tensions. POLITICO's Phelim Kine reports. Plus, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis follows through on his threat to sue Biden over vaccine mandates. And the Justice Department changes its policies to crack down on white-collar crime. Phelim Kine is POLITICO's China Correspondent and author of the China Watch newsletter. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio. Read more: The U.S.-China COP26 cliffhanger

POLITICO Dispatch
Could angry parents decide Virginia?

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 27, 2021 11:22


In a potential preview of the 2022 midterms, Republican Glenn Youngkin is trying to harness parental frustration in his bid to become governor of Virginia. POLITICO's Michael Stratford reports. Plus, the FCC votes to halt China Telecom operations in America. And the U.S. plans to defer 33 million Covid vaccine doses to Africa. Michael Stratford is an education reporter for POLITICO. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio. Read more: Youngkin tries to harness Virginia parent anger in possible '22 GOP preview

POLITICO Dispatch
Facebook fights back

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 26, 2021 10:49


Facebook is fighting bitterly to save its image. But as POLITICO's Emily Birnbaum reports, the company isn't up against your average whistleblower. Plus, the Biden administration rolls out new rules for international travelers. And the U.S. Education Department aims to ‘stop' Florida from pulling federal aid over school mask mandates. Emily Birnbaum is a tech lobbying and influence reporter for POLITICO. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio.

POLITICO Dispatch
The chopping block

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 25, 2021 12:34


Democrats hope to have a deal on their spending plan by the end of the week. POLITICO's Anthony Adragna breaks down which provisions are facing the chopping block as the party tries to win over moderates. Plus, Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen expects inflation to linger into next year. And the CDC's Rochelle Walensky says you can trick-or-treat. Anthony Adragna is a Congress reporter and author of Congress Minutes. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio. Read more in Congress Minutes.

POLITICO Dispatch
Inside New York's mayoral debate

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 22, 2021 11:59


Ever wonder what it's like to moderate a debate? POLITICO New York's Sally Goldenberg shares her experience putting questions to Democratic frontrunner Eric Adams and Republican Curtis Sliwa in their first one-on-one matchup. Plus, the Fed cracks down on trading by top officials. And Gov. DeSantis calls for a special session to fight Biden's vaccine mandate. Sally Goldenberg is the City Hall bureau chief for POLITICO New York. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio. Read more: Eric Adams is nearly mayor of New York. But first he has to beat this guy.

POLITICO's Pulse Check
More booster news and shots for kids: What you need to know

POLITICO's Pulse Check

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 21, 2021 14:57


It's a big week for vaccine news. POLITICO's Lauren Gardner breaks it all down with Dispatch's Jeremy Siegel. Lauren Gardner is an FDA reporter for POLITICO. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio. Sign up for the POLITICO Pulse newsletter.

POLITICO Dispatch
An unofficial guide to boosters

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 21, 2021 12:12


From mixing and matching to what age groups are approved, POLITICO's Lauren Gardner breaks down the latest on boosters. Plus, the director of the NIH decries unproven Covid origin theories. And California Gov. Newsom signs an order to ease supply chain issues. Lauren Gardner is an FDA reporter for POLITICO. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio. Sign up for the POLITICO Pulse newsletter.

POLITICO Dispatch
Could Dems lose it all in Virginia?

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 20, 2021 11:12


The governor's mansion isn't the only thing on the line in November. Republicans could also take back control of the State House. POLITICO's Liz Crampton reports. Plus, Facebook will pay up to $14.3M to settle claims it discriminated against U.S. workers. And DHS Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas tests positive for Covid. Liz Crampton is a state policy reporter for POLITICO. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio. Read more reporting from The Fifty.

POLITICO Dispatch
Bitcoin's big week

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 19, 2021 11:40


Federal regulators are letting the cryptocurrency move one step closer to legitimacy. POLITICO's Kellie Mejdrich reports. Plus, the State Department's Inspector General launches investigations into the end of diplomatic operations in Afghanistan. And Trump sues the Jan. 6 committee. Kellie Mejdrich is a financial services reporter for POLITICO. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio.

POLITICO Dispatch
WTH is happening in Congress?

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 18, 2021 12:45


Infrastructure, reconciliation and debt ... oh my! POLITICO's Congress editor Elana Schor breaks down the latest from the Hill. Plus, Transportation Secretary Buttigieg warns some supply chain problems will persist into 2022. And Dr. Fauci tamps down concerns about the Covid booster review process. Elana Schor is POLITICO's Congress editor. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio.

POLITICO Dispatch
A Christmas crisis?

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 15, 2021 12:33


President Biden is trying to ease supply chain issues as Republicans latch onto looming shortages ahead of the holidays. POLITICO's Steven Overly reports. Plus, the FDA's vaccine panel endorses Moderna's booster shot for elderly people and others at high risk. And Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis vows to sue the Biden administration over vaccine mandates. Steven Overly cover global trade for POLITICO. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio. Read more: White House scrambles to address looming Christmas crisis

POLITICO's Pulse Check
Who will the vaccine mandate affect?

POLITICO's Pulse Check

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 14, 2021 16:15


Labor reporter Rebecca Rainey breaks down what we know about the Biden administration's vaccine mandate — and who it'll hit and miss when it takes effect. Rebecca Rainey is a labor reporter for POLITICO. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio. Read more: Where Biden's vaccine mandate will hit and miss

POLITICO Dispatch
What to expect when the vax mandate drops

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 14, 2021 12:48


President Biden's vaccine mandate is inching its way closer to reality. POLITICO's Rebecca Rainey looks at what'll happen when it takes effect. Plus, the Department of Justice opens a civil rights probe into youth correctional facilities in Texas. And the Education Department settles a union lawsuit over debt forgiveness. Rebecca Rainey is a labor reporter for POLITICO. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio. Read more: Where Biden's vaccine mandate will hit and miss

POLITICO Dispatch
‘Hunger Games'-meets-musical chairs in West Virginia

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 13, 2021 10:59


West Virginia has three incumbent members of Congress. But it's losing a seat to redistricting. POLITICO's Ally Mutnick reports. Plus, Southwest and American airlines say their workers will have to get vaccinated despite Gov. Abbott's order banning vaccine mandates. And a divided Supreme Court considers who can defend abortion restrictions. Ally Mutnick is a campaigns reporter for POLITICO. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio. Read more: 3 members, 2 seats: West Virginia Republicans gird for redistricting showdown

POLITICO Dispatch
The ‘tip of the iceberg' for Facebook

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 12, 2021 12:14


Facebook has been in hot water before. But this time could be different. POLITICO's Alexandra LeVine reports. Plus, 24 countries plan to join a pledge led by the U.S. and E.U. to reduce methane emissions. And Merck asks the FDA for emergency use approval of experimental Covid pill. Alexandra LeVine is a tech reporter for POLITICO. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio.

POLITICO Dispatch
An international struggle for power

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 8, 2021 11:34


The US and China are locked in a power competition. POLITICO's Alex Ward breaks down what he learned from conversations with lawmakers and experts about where the feud is headed. Plus, a new POLITICO-Harvard poll shows most Americans support vaccine mandates for schoolkids. And the Senate confirms three of Biden's Education Department nominees. Alex Ward is a national security reporter for POLITICO. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio. Read more in the National Security Daily newsletter. Take part in our 2021 podcast survey.

POLITICO's Pulse Check
A new testing push

POLITICO's Pulse Check

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 7, 2021 16:22


The Biden administration is making a new investment in at-home Covid testing. POLITICO's David Lim talks with Dispatch's Jeremy Siegel about what that means for the fight against the pandemic. David Lim is a health reporter for POLITICO. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio. Sign up for the Prescription Pulse and POLITICO Pulse newsletters.

POLITICO Dispatch
What to know about at-home testing

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 7, 2021 12:23


The White House has announced a new investment in at-home Covid testing. POLITICO's David Lim breaks down everything you should know about rapid tests — and how much of a game changer the new push could be. Plus, Biden closes in on a pick to lead the FDA. And the former No. 2 of Trump's Justice Department sits for an interview with the Jan. 7 committee. David Lim is a health reporter for POLITICO. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio. Sign up for the Prescription Pulse and POLITICO Pulse newsletters. Tune into POLITICO's 2021 Defense Forum.

POLITICO Dispatch
The most important elections you're not thinking about

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 6, 2021 11:53


Sure, congressional elections are important. But 36 states will also decide who becomes governor in 2022. POLITICO's Zach Montellaro reports. Plus, the chair of the SEC warns that defaulting on the national debt would shock markets. And a federal appeals court blocks a California law limiting private jails. Zach Montellaro covers voting rights and state politics for POLITICO. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio.

POLITICO Dispatch
The biggest week yet for the Jan. 6 probe

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 5, 2021 11:40


The House effort to unearth Donald Trump's Jan. 6 secrets has shifted into overdrive. POLITICO's Kyle Cheney reports. Plus, a top State Department adviser resigns. And Sen. Warren calls the SEC to probe the Fed on insider trading. Kyle Cheney is a legal affairs reporter for POLITICO. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio. Read more:  Jan. 6 investigation accelerates as it turns toward Trump Take part in our 2021 podcast survey.

POLITICO Dispatch
How trauma and Trump mobilized AAPI voters

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 4, 2021 12:20


A year of violence and fear has reshaped the way Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders look at themselves and politics. POLITICO's Rishika Dugyala breaks down the key takeaways from a new POLITICO/Morning Consult poll. Plus, Fauci sees hope in Merck's new Covid drug. And Trump says he'd beat DeSantis in a potential GOP primary. Rishika Dugyala  is a digital strategy editor for POLITICO. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio. Read more:  Trauma and Trump make Asian American voters a more cohesive bloc, new poll reveals Take part in our 2021 podcast survey.

POLITICO Dispatch
The ghost of Cuomo remains in Albany

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Oct 1, 2021 12:23


New York Gov. Kathy Hochul is promising big reforms in the aftermath of Andrew Cuomo's resignation. But in Albany, change is easier said than done. POLITICO New York's Anna Gronewold reports. Plus, two top privacy staffers resign from the FTC. And the House Judiciary Committee approves a sweeping marijuana legalization bill. Anna Gronewold co-authors POLITICO's New York Playbook. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio. Take part in our 2021 podcast survey.

POLITICO's Pulse Check
The holidays are coming. Is a Covid surge coming, too?

POLITICO's Pulse Check

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 30, 2021 17:42


Last year, some states saw their worst surges in October and December. A lot has changed since then, including the widespread availability of vaccines, but POLITICO's Erin Banco is still considered about what could happen this holiday season. Erin Banco is a health reporter for POLITICO. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio. Take part in our 2021 podcast survey.

POLITICO Dispatch
A crucial moment in the pandemic

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 30, 2021 12:36


Holidays and cold weather are coming. That could be bad for the Covid situation. POLITICO's Erin Banco reports. Plus, the CDC urges pregnant people to get vaccinated. And top privacy lawmakers demand help from Biden administration. Erin Banco is a health reporter for POLITICO. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio. Take part in our 2021 podcast survey.

POLITICO Dispatch
The knives are out for Lina Khan

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 29, 2021 11:29


President Biden's top trustbuster is making enemies in Washington. POLITICO's Leah Nylen reports. Plus, the CDC says side effects from third doses of Covid-19 shots are mild. And health groups urge the FDA to step up its e-cigarette regulation. Leah Nylen is an antitrust report for POLITICO. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio. Take part in our 2021 podcast survey.

POLITICO Dispatch
A 'problematic' alliance with India

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 28, 2021 11:05


Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has a troubling track record when it comes to human rights. But Biden needs him to counter China. POLITICO's Nahal Toosi reports. Plus, polls have Democrat Terry McAuliffe ahead in the Virginia gubernatorial election. And California becomes a permanent vote-by-mail state. Nahal Toosi is a senior foreign affairs correspondent for POLITICO. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio. Read more: Biden needs India to counter China, but it comes with a cost Take part in our 2021 podcast survey.

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Two senators on their fight against military sexual assault

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 27, 2021 13:33


Playbook's Rachael Bade talks with Senators Kirsten Gillibrand and Joni Ernst about their bipartisan effort to overhaul the way the military handles sexual assault. Plus, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott defends his state's audit of the 2020 election. And Pfizer's CEO argues that first shots and boosters can be distributed simultaneously. Rachael Bade is a co-author of POLITICO Playbook. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio. Women Rule: Ending Sexual Assault in the Military Take part in our 2021 podcast survey.

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FDA cracks down on vaping

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 24, 2021 13:04


Federal regulators are ordering millions of e-cigarette products off the market. POLITICO's Katherine Foley breaks down how the move is reshaping the vaping industry. Plus, Biden picks up the tab for Florida school leaders fined by Gov. DeSantis. And the House sinks an effort to pull troops from Syria. Katherine Foley covers the FDA and tobacco products for POLITICO. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio. Read more: Vape makers struggle to stay in business after FDA bans flavored e-cigs Take part in our 2021 podcast survey.

POLITICO's Pulse Check
Becerra takes back seat on Covid

POLITICO's Pulse Check

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 23, 2021 15:10


He's the nation's top health official. But he's rarely the one giving orders. POLITICO's Adam Cancryn reports. Adam Cancryn is a health reporter for POLITICO. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio. Read more: Becerra takes a back seat while others steer Covid response Take part in our 2021 podcast survey. Sign up for the POLITICO Pulse newsletter.

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Ds and Rs agree: We hate Biden's migration policy

POLITICO Dispatch

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 22, 2021 12:20


Bipartisanship? POLITICO's Sabrina Rodriguez explains why both sides of the aisle are mad at Biden for his handling of the Southern Border. Plus, Rep. Adam Schiff says the panel investigating the Jan. 6 insurrection is preparing to issue subpoenas. And the Justice Department plus several states sue to block a joint venture between American Airlines and JetBlue. Sabrina Rodriguez is a national political correspondent for POLITICO. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio. Read more: It's not just Republicans. Everyone's mad at Biden over migration. Take part in our 2021 podcast survey.

POLITICO's Pulse Check
DeSantis' transformation on vaccinations

POLITICO's Pulse Check

Play Episode Listen Later Sep 16, 2021 15:55


Earlier this summer, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis was a vocal proponent of vaccinations. Now, he's fighting mandates and edging closer to anti-vaxxers. POLITICO's Gary Fineout tells Dispatch's Jeremy Siegel what's behind the shift. Gary Fineout is a reporter for POLITICO  Florida. Jeremy Siegel is a host for POLITICO Dispatch. Irene Noguchi is the executive producer of POLITICO audio. Jenny Ament is the senior producer of POLITICO audio. Raghu Manavalan is a senior editor for POLITICO audio. Read more: DeSantis flirts with the anti-vaccine crowd Subscribe to the Florida Playbook newsletter.