Talking Politics with the Experts

Master political strategist James Carville and revered journalist Al Hunt convenes a war room each week to discuss the battle for the soul of the nation. Join them as they gather the sharpest minds from across the country to see who has the most compelling case for the American people on the issues that matter most.



David Wessel & Emily Bazelon

September 23, 2021   ·  

James and Al welcome David Wessel of the Brookings Institution to examine the economic challenges we face, and the NYT’s Emily Bazelon to discuss the war on Roe.

Joseph Ellis

September 16, 2021   ·  1:04:10

James and Al welcome American historian Joseph Ellis for an in depth look at the forces that forged the founding of our country and the parallels we see today.

WORTH: Ken Feinberg & Camille Biros

September 8, 2021   ·  1:05:03

James and Al welcome the attorneys who oversaw the 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund and are subjects of Netflix’s hit movie “Worth”, Ken Feinberg and Camille Biros.

Afghanistan with Ed Luce & Vali Nasr

August 26, 2021   ·  

James and Al bring on international affairs experts Vali Nasr and Ed Luce to look at the deteriorating situation in Afghanistan and what our withdrawal means for the region.

EPISODE 100 !!! – Professor Craig Symonds

August 18, 2021   ·  1:14:06

James and Al rip the disaster in Afghanistan, then bring on Professor Emeritus at the U.S. Naval Academy, Craig Symonds, for a lesson in the WWII Pacific Theater.

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