In this episode of the FiveThirtyEight Politics podcast, the crew discusses the president’s COVID-19 prognosis with two guests. First, they speak with Dr. Craig Spencer of Columbia University about President Trump’s current health and ability to get back to work and campaigning. The crew also speaks with Lara Brown, a professor of political science at George Washington University, about how past administrations have addressed presidential illnesses.
Galen Druke is FiveThirtyEight’s podcast producer and reporter. @galendruke
Clare Malone is a former senior political writer for FiveThirtyEight. @ClareMalone
Perry Bacon Jr. was a senior writer for FiveThirtyEight. @perrybaconjr