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Need your daily dose of news? We're ranking the best political podcasts. Featuring comedians, journalists, and politcians, the most popular political news podcasts is perfect catching up with everything happening in government, current events, and foreign affairs. What is the best podcast on politics?

If you're looking for political podcasts currently airing new episodes, NPR Politics is a must-listen. Hosted by NPR's political reporters, the weekly podcast covers all big events in politics to keep you updated. 

Another great politica podcast is Real Time with Bill Maher. Also airing on HBO, the talk show features comedian Bill Maher discussing the news with guest panelists, journalists, and celebrities. Other good politics podcasts covering Republican, Democratic, conservative, and liberal issues include NBC Meet the Press, FiveThirtyEight Politics, The Skepticrat, Slate's Political Gabfest, and Pod Save America.

Vote up the best political podcasts and feel free to add any of your favorite political podcasts missing from the list. 

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77 47
The More Perfect Union is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Political Podcasts
The More Perfect Union

2
164 128
The Ben Shapiro Show is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Political Podcasts
The Ben Shapiro Show

3
71 50
FiveThirtyEight Politics is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Political Podcasts
FiveThirtyEight Politics

4
96 80
Pod Save America is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Political Podcasts
Pod Save America

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67 55
NPR Politics Podcast is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Political Podcasts
NPR Politics Podcast

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33 23
Chapo Trap House is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Political Podcasts
Chapo Trap House

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38 32
Whiskey Politics is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Political Podcasts
Podcaster1 added Whiskey Politics

At WhiskeyPolitics.net, Ricochet.com and iTunes

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18 10
Jeremy Scahill is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Political Podcasts
NicholasWolfson added

Scahill's  podcast is called INTERCEPTED.  

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44 47
The Rubin Report is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Political Podcasts
The Rubin Report

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26 25
Left, Right & Center is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Political Podcasts
Left, Right & Center

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24 28
Common Sense with Dan Carlin is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Political Podcasts
Common Sense with Dan Carlin

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9 9
Mueller She Wrote is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Political Podcasts
Cynthia Turney added Mueller She Wrote

Mueller, She Wrote is a binder full of women unraveling the mysteries of the Trump-Russia investigation.

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2 0
Opening Arguments is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Political Podcasts
TeresaGomez added Opening Arguments

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23 33
The New Yorker: Politics and M... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Political Podcasts
The New Yorker: Politics and More

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0 0
You Damn Millennials is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Political Podcasts
ydmpod added You Damn Millennials

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0 1
Political Bomb Show is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Political Podcasts
Rasean Blyden added Political Bomb Show

Exciting talk show that educates listeners while giving common sense opinion on politics, news, lifestyles, and funny song parodies.

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15 24
The Skepticrat is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Political Podcasts
The Skepticrat

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22 38
Slate's Political Gabfest is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Political Podcasts
Slate's Political Gabfest

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25 43
Vox's The Weeds is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Political Podcasts
Vox's The Weeds

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10 20
My History Can Beat Up Your Po... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Political Podcasts
My History Can Beat Up Your Politics

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15 28
Keepin' it 1600 is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Political Podcasts
Keepin' it 1600

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11 27
POLITICO's Nerdcast is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Political Podcasts
POLITICO's Nerdcast

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31 61
Real Time with Bill Maher is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Political Podcasts
Real Time with Bill Maher

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7 22
Congressional Dish is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Political Podcasts
Congressional Dish

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16 38
Slate's Trumpcast is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Political Podcasts
Slate's Trumpcast