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Episode 28: The First Republican Debate

nationaljournal.com — Episodes of TwentySixteen are available on iTunes and Stitcher. Donald Trump dominated but he wasn't the only Republican to emerge from the first prime-time debate with momentum. Jeb Bush had been the guy to beat but John Kasich more effectively delivered the mainstream conservative message.
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Episode 27: Debate Prep and The Donald

nationaljournal.com — Episodes of TwentySixteen are available on iTunes and Stitcher. We're one week out from the first presidential debate and Donald Trump is still soaking up most of the media spotlight -- and causing a new kind of heartburn for his Republican rivals.

Episode 26: The Spoiler, the Outsider and the Unknown

nationaljournal.com — Kristin, Shane and Josh talk about Trump's continuing threat to the Republican party's standing, "Black Lives Matter" protests disrupted Martin O'Malley and Bernie Sanders this week, and adding to the Republican variety pack of candidates this week is John Kasich, whose announcement brings the number of the party's candidates to an even sixteen.

Episode 25: Show Me the Money

nationaljournal.com — Episodes of TwentySixteen are also available on iTunes and Stitcher. Kristin and Shane are joined by National Journal columnist, Josh Kraushaar to discuss who is winning the presidential money race. Hillary Clinton pulled in the most campaign donations this quarter, but with so much being done by the Republican super PACs, this may not mean she has the greater financial position.
Jul 17, 2015

RT @ShaneGoldmacher: In this week's podcast with @KRobertsNJ and guest @HotlineJosh, I'll tell you the epic way that Bernie Sanders trolls nationaljournal.com/2016-elections…

Jul 17, 2015

In this week's podcast with @KRobertsNJ and guest @HotlineJosh, I'll tell you the epic way that Bernie Sanders trolls nationaljournal.com/2016-elections…

Jul 17, 2015

RT @ShaneGoldmacher: In this week's podcast with @KRobertsNJ and guest @HotlineJosh, I'll tell you the epic way that Bernie Sanders trolls nationaljournal.com/2016-elections…

Jul 17, 2015

RT @nationaljournal: Who's winning the 2016 presidential money race, and will it matter? buff.ly/1I8OZn9

Episode 24: The Trump Problem

nationaljournal.com — Episodes of TwentySixteen are also available on iTunes and Stitcher. Donald Trump makes life difficult for the Republican Party, Hillary Clinton does her first national TV interview, and Scott Walker (finally and formally) prepares to launch his presidential campaign.
Jul 09, 2015

That time I argued Trump is good for the GOP. (Listen before you berate.) Podcast w/ @TimAlberta @ShaneGoldmacher nationaljournal.com/2016-elections…

Jul 10, 2015

Yes, we give a story from faithful podcast listener @Ben_Geman a shout-out in this week's episode (& @FoxReports too) nationaljournal.com/2016-elections…

Jul 10, 2015

RT @ShaneGoldmacher: Yes, we give a story from faithful podcast listener @Ben_Geman a shout-out in this week's episode (& @FoxReports too) …

Jul 10, 2015

RT @ShaneGoldmacher: Yes, we give a story from faithful podcast listener @Ben_Geman a shout-out in this week's episode (& @FoxReports too) …

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Episode 23: Chris Christie, Because Chris Christie

nationaljournal.com — Hillary Clinton is collecting buckets of cash, Jeb Bush is making long-terms bets on a presidential future and yet the second-tier candidates are relentlessly gnawing away. Kristin, Tim and Shane debate the effect of Bernie Sanders' crowds and Joe Biden's potential entry on the Democratic primary.
Jul 06, 2015

This might be one of my favorite podcast recording sessions yet nationaljournal.com/2016-elections…

Episode 21: Jeb Bush Is Back

nationaljournal.com — Episodes of TwentySixteen are available on iTunes and Stitcher. Since last week's podcast, the two biggest names in the presidential race announced their campaigns. Jeb Bush kicked his off with an announcement in Florida, where he showed off his bilingual cred, and on a trip to New Hampshire, where he talked tax reform.

Episode 20: #MarcoRubioCrimeSpree

nationaljournal.com — Marco Rubio's finances were put in the spotlight this week, as a report from The New York Times detailed his questionable spending habits, and an apparent sore spot for his campaign team. Jeb Bush's staff shuffle signals a significant change in approach for the man who is only just now about to become officially in the race.
Jun 11, 2015

#marcorubiocrimespree A hashtag so good it's this week's podcast headline. Now tell me again about that speedboat... nationaljournal.com/2016-elections…

Jun 11, 2015

RT @KRobertsNJ: #marcorubiocrimespree A hashtag so good it's this week's podcast headline. Now tell me again about that speedboat... nationaljournal.com/2016-elections…

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Iraq's Problem Is So Much Bigger Than Just Training Its Military

defenseone.com — Iraq's army is a pathetic mess. Everyone inside the Pentagon knows this. The White House does too. And setting aside official protest by Baghdad, the Iraqi government is so aware it's trembling. But that's not why ISIS is winning. And to be clear, ISIS is winning.
Jun 09, 2015

RT @DefenseOne: Iraq’s Problem Is So Much Bigger Than Just Training Its Military bit.ly/1GpK7Jg @KRobertsNJ

Jun 10, 2015

Obama's "dishonest" Iraq talk on trainers and America's options, by National Journal's @KRobertsNJ defenseone.com/threats/2015/0… via @defenseone

ISIS Is Not Just Iraq's Problem. It's Obama's.

nationaljournal.com — Iraq's army is a pathetic mess. Everyone inside the Pentagon knows this. The White House does too. And setting aside official protest by Baghdad, the Iraqi government is so aware it's trembling. But that's not why ISIS is winning. And to be clear, ISIS is winning.
Jun 08, 2015

Training the Iraqi army, again, is not going to stop ISIS. And Obama talking about it is just a distraction. nationaljournal.com/white-house/is…

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Aug 25, 2015

Jeb Bush's fundraising blitz shows signs of slowing. @EliStokols reporting politico.com/story/2015/08/… via @POLITICO

Aug 25, 2015

RT @PoliticoKevin: State Rep. Knute Buehler won't run for Oregon governor, depriving political reporters of a fun name to say in 2016: statesmanjournal.com/story/news/pol…

Aug 24, 2015

RT @blakehounshell: Team Obama has been telling people the Iran deal is good because it will make it easier to bomb later politico.com/story/2015/08/…

Aug 23, 2015

RT @maggieNYT: This sums up the concern some Obama aides have abt Biden run - much more personal than political for a grieving man politico.com/story/2015/08/…

Aug 23, 2015

RT @gdebenedetti: New: With all eyes on him, Biden declined an invite to join the five White House hopefuls @ this week's DNC meeting politi.co/1U8EC4J


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