Iowa Caucus Kickoff with Jill Abramson

Episode 231,   Jan 11, 10:00 AM

James and Al dive into the upcoming primaries, the budget battle being waged by Speaker Johnson, and the intensifying debate around border policy.  Then, they welcome former executive editor of The New York Times, Jill Abramson, to consider the implications of Claudine Gay’s firing and discuss how the media is dealing with Trump ahead of the Iowa caucus.  Between the free coverage Trump can harness with his outrageous actions and the media bubbles locking in voters, will President Biden be able to break through with the messaging he previewed at Valley Forge?

Email your questions to James and Al at or tweet them to @politicon.  Make sure to include your city, we love to hear where you’re from!

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