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The Best Politics TV Shows  

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List Rules Shows near the top must be only the best Politics TV series.

The very best politics shows on television, ranked from best to worst. This list of the greatest politics shows also includes pictures from the shows when available. Popular politics TV shows have been a staple of television for years, so there's often debate about what the most entertaining politics show of all time is. Don't let your favorite politics television programs in history get to the bottom of the list- be sure to vote them up so they have the chance to reach the top spot. The list of politics television shows below includes information like the program's cast, creator and premiere date when available.

List ranges from The Situation Room to Hum Sub Umeed Se Hain and more.

This list answers the questions, "What is the best politics show of all time?" and "What are the greatest politics shows?"
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House of Cards is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Politics TV Shows
Kevin Spacey, Michel Gill, Robin Wright
House of Cards is a 2013 American political drama television series developed and produced by Beau Willimon. It is an adaptation of the BBC's mini-series of the same name and is based on the ...more
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Designated Survivor is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Politics TV Shows
Kiefer Sutherland, Natascha McElhone, Adan Canto
Designated Survivor (ABC, 2016; Netflix, 2019) is an American political conspiracy drama television series. On the night of the State of the Union address, an incident claims the lives of the ...more
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Madam Secretary is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Politics TV Shows
MadamSecretary_fan added Téa Leoni, Tim Daly, Patina Miller
Madam Secretary is an American political drama television series created by Barbara Hall and executive produced by Lori McCreary and Morgan Freeman. It stars Téa Leoni as Elizabeth ...more
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The Blair Years is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Politics TV Shows
The Blair Years Tony Blair
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Veep is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Politics TV Shows
Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Anna Chlumsky, Tony Hale
Veep is an HBO television comedy series, starring Julia Louis-Dreyfus, set in the office of Selina Meyer, a fictional Vice President, and subsequent President, of the United States. The series ...more
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Patriot is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Politics TV Shows
Michael Dorman, Terry O'Quinn, Kurtwood Smith
Patriot (Amazon, 2017) is an American comedy-drama series. To prevent Iran from going nuclear, intelligence officer John Tavner (Michael Dorman) must forgo all safety nets and assume a perilous ...more
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The Situation Room is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Politics TV Shows
The Situation Room Wolf Blitzer
The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer is an afternoon, early evening newscast on CNN and CNN International hosted by Wolf Blitzer that first aired on August 8, 2005. The broadcast currently airs ...more
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World Business is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Politics TV Shows
World Business was a weekly half hour features programme on CNBC presented by Raya Abirached. The show covered recent trends in global business, technology, luxury markets and the business of ...more
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The Bold Ones: The Senator is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Politics TV Shows
Hal Holbrook, Michael Tolan, Sharon Acker
The Bold Ones: The Senator is an American political television drama series that aired on NBC from 1970 through 1971, lasting for nine episodes. The series stars Hal Holbrook as Senator Hays ...more
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Breakfast with Frost is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Politics TV Shows
Breakfast with Frost Carol Vorderman, Claudia Winkleman
Breakfast with Frost is a BBC current affairs television programme that was hosted by Sir David Frost on Sunday mornings. The programme covered the main political news of the day while analysing ...more
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Dennis Miller is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Politics TV Shows
Dennis Miller was the third tv talk show series hosted by comedian Dennis Miller. This series was on for 2 seasons from 2004 to 2005 on CNBC.
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The Andrew Marr Show is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Politics TV Shows
The Andrew Marr Show
The Andrew Marr Show is an hour-long British television programme broadcast on BBC One on Sunday mornings from 9am. It is presented by Andrew Marr, previously the BBC's Political Editor. The ...more
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Westminster Live is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Politics TV Shows
Westminster Live
Westminster Live was a weekly television programme focusing on political developments within the Parliament of the United Kingdom. The programme began in November 1989 on the same day as ...more
14
Monkey News Source is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Politics TV Shows
Monkey News Source
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Lester and Charlie is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Politics TV Shows
Lester and Charlie
Lester & Charlie is a social satire/political satire web series created, produced, edited and directed by Jeff Bond and Richard Wooley. In each episode, the title characters attempt to ...more
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Hum Sub Umeed Se Hain is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Politics TV Shows
Hum Sub Umeed Se Hain
Hum Sub Umeed Se Hain is a political satire show, which features funny segments on Pakistani political issues. It is hosted by Saba Qamar, Fiza Ali & Mehwish Hayat, the show is now divided ...more
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Insiders is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Politics TV Shows
Insiders Paul Kelly, Gerard Henderson, Piers Akerman
Insiders is an news and talk show produced by ABC News. Similarly to the Sunday morning talk shows in the United States, it analyses and discusses Australian politics with the use of a panel of ...more
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Political Capital with Al Hunt is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Politics TV Shows
Political Capital with Al Hunt
An insightful political show with an economic edge. Featuring discussions on national and international news, along with a weekly wrap-up and interviews with key political figures.
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Open Talk is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Politics TV Shows
Open Talk
Open Talk is a weekly topical debate ANS TV television program in Azerbaijan. The show typically features politicians from two political parties as well as other public figures. Open Talk is ...more
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Change is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Politics TV Shows
Hiroshi Abe, Takuya Kimura, Eri Fukatsu
CHANGE is a Japanese television drama which aired on Fuji TV starting May 12, 2008.
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The Political Party is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Politics TV Shows
The Political Party
The Political Party was an Irish politically themed chat show, broadcast by TV3. It ran for half an hour on Friday evenings. Up until November 2008, it aired on Sunday evenings at 17:00. Hosted ...more
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Zero Degree Turn is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Politics TV Shows
Zero Degree Turn Shahab Hosseini, Roya Teymourian, Laya Zanganeh
Zero Degree Turn is a 2007 television series, made through the cooperation of Iran, Hungary, France and Lebanon. The program was one of most expensive and elaborate ever produced by Iran and ...more
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America Now is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Politics TV Shows
America Now is a 2013 Telly Award winning TV program.
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The Kremandala Show is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Politics TV Shows
The Kremandala Show is a Belizean political commentary talk show airing on Krem Radio and Krem Television. It premiered in 1994 on radio and 2005 on television and was hosted by KREM founder ...more
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The Sunday Edition is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Politics TV Shows
The Sunday Edition
The Sunday Edition was a television programme broadcast on the ITV Network in the United Kingdom focusing on political interview and discussion, produced by London Weekend Television. The show ...more