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Politics Podcast: Everyone’s Still Mad At Everyone About The Election
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This week, the FiveThirtyEight Politics podcast team talks about the big post-election forum hosted by Harvard’s Institute of Politics, which brought the top brass from the Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump campaigns together, along with the media (including Nate and Harry), for a debriefing. (It’s clear that emotions are still raw and that there are lots of competing theories about what led to Trump’s win.) You can watch an excerpt of that discussion in the video below:

Plus, FiveThirtyEight economics editor Ben Casselman joins the podcast to discuss Trump’s Cabinet appointments, his deal with Carrier and what those tell us about Trump’s potential economic policies. Finally, the group debates whether they agree with colleague David Wasserman’s description of the role that third parties played in 2016:


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The FiveThirtyEight Politics podcast publishes Monday evenings, with occasional special episodes throughout the week. Help new listeners discover the show by leaving us a rating and review on iTunes. Have a comment, question or suggestion for “good polling vs. bad polling”? Get in touch by email, on Twitter or in the comments.

You can listen to the episode by clicking the “play” button above or by downloading it in Apple Podcasts, the ESPN App or your favorite podcast platform. If you are new to podcasts, learn how to listen.

The FiveThirtyEight Elections podcast publishes Monday evenings, with occasional special episodes throughout the week. Help new listeners discover the show by leaving us a rating and review on Apple Podcasts. Have a comment, question or suggestion for “good polling vs. bad polling”? Get in touch by email, on Twitter or in the comments.

Jody Avirgan hosts and produces podcasts for FiveThirtyEight.

Clare Malone is a senior political writer for FiveThirtyEight.

Nate Silver is the founder and editor in chief of FiveThirtyEight.

Harry Enten is a senior political writer and analyst for FiveThirtyEight.

Ben Casselman is a senior editor and the chief economics writer for FiveThirtyEight.

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