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End of Summer Congressional Check-in and a Peak at the 2024 Presidential Race

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Release Date: 08/25/2023

Trump Can Win (No Seriously) -A Conversation with Sean Trende show art Trump Can Win (No Seriously) -A Conversation with Sean Trende

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RCP's Sean Trende is back to discuss his latest piece, a reminder that the former President is better positioned to win not just this cycle,  but ever. The gang breaks down what it means to say "Trump can win," and why it draws such a heated response.

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Post-Election Ticket Splitting with Lakshya Jain show art Post-Election Ticket Splitting with Lakshya Jain

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Josh, Paul, and Liam break down Tuesday's election results with Split Ticket partner Lakshya Jain. They gang discuss the process that yielded that site's deadeye accuracy, Lakshya's takeaways from the off-year campaign, and what these results can tell us about the 2024 election.

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Dispatches from the War Room with Mike Warren show art Dispatches from the War Room with Mike Warren

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Josh, Paul, Caitlin, and Liam sit down with Mike Warren, Senior Editor of The Dispatch, to discuss Speaker Mike Johnson’s first two weeks, the return of Steve Bannon as a MAGA svengali, and the struggles of GOP primary challengers to break through against former President Trump.

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So We Have a New Speaker: What Happened and Why it Matters show art So We Have a New Speaker: What Happened and Why it Matters

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Liam and Josh are once again joined by PRG Senior Counsel and Capitol Hill expert Joe Brazauskas to close out the democracy-induced chaos that was the process of electing a new Speaker of the House. They chat about how we came to the Johnson conclusion and what this new leader of the House should be looking out for in the short and long term.

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The Disarray in the House (Continued) show art The Disarray in the House (Continued)

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Paul and Liam are joined by PRG Senior Counsel and Capitol Hill veteran Joe Brazauskas to discuss the ongoing dysfunction in the House as Republicans seek a path forward to elect a Speaker.

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Special Episode on House Speaker Drama! show art Special Episode on House Speaker Drama!

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We tracked Liam down between media interviews to get his take on the historic vote last night that ousted Speaker McCarthy. Liam, Josh, and Paul discuss the tensions within the GOP and with Democrats leading up to the vote, who has put their hat in the ring to be the next Speaker, and what this all means for issues such as funding for Ukraine.

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Shutdown Avoided… for Now show art Shutdown Avoided… for Now

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Josh Zive and Caitlin Sickles sit down with Lobby Shop co-host, Republican strategist, and political insider Liam Donovan to talk about how Congress narrowly avoided a shutdown disaster … for now. Liam previews what will happen next as Speaker McCarthy faces challenges to his leadership from his own party. And the group considers how the whole cycle is set to repeat when government funding is slated to run out again … in just 45 days.

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End of Summer Congressional Check-in and a Peak at the 2024 Presidential Race show art End of Summer Congressional Check-in and a Peak at the 2024 Presidential Race

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With vacations coming to an end and kids going back to school, Paul Nathanson, Joe Brazauskas, and Liam Donovan take a look at what's on the House and Senate to do list when Congress returns from its summer recess.  Issue one will be trying to avoid a government shut down, and the team discusses the ongoing appropriations battles and House Freedom Caucus demands. Tune in to also hear some initial thoughts on the state of the 2024 race for the GOP  presidential nomination.

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"Lobbying is nothing like Hollywood portrays"- A Conversations with PRG's Summer 2023 Interns

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It's our most popular episode of the year- catching up with our PRG Summer interns! Paul, Caitlin, and Josh, chat with our five amazing interns Anum, Emma, Margaret, Maxim, and Rio about their experiences in the PRG offices this summer. Great insights and tips about how to maximize Washington, DC internships and we also learn what the group really talked about in the internal intern chat 😮. Tune in now!

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US-China Trade Relations/State of the Global Economy –with Washington Post Reporter David Lynch show art US-China Trade Relations/State of the Global Economy –with Washington Post Reporter David Lynch

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The Lobby Shop team is joined by guest David Lynch, Global Economics Correspondent for the Washington Post, who is just back from China where he covered US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellin’s meetings with China’s new economic leaders.  The team first discusses with David his reporting on new indicators about the state of the global economy and then turn to Yellin’s meetings in Beijing and if the visit met even the modest goals set by the Biden Administration.  The conversation then turns to the view from Capitol Hill on US-China relations and the state of President Biden’s...

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With vacations coming to an end and kids going back to school, Paul Nathanson, Joe Brazauskas, and Liam Donovan take a look at what's on the House and Senate to do list when Congress returns from its summer recess.  Issue one will be trying to avoid a government shut down, and the team discusses the ongoing appropriations battles and House Freedom Caucus demands. Tune in to also hear some initial thoughts on the state of the 2024 race for the GOP  presidential nomination.