Hacks on Tap with David Axelrod and Mike Murphy

Latest Episodes

Calling All Conspiracies and Let Biden Be Biden

August 13, 2019
In this week’s episode, Democratic strategist and guest host Paul Begala joins Murphy on the mic to take stock of this week’s news. The...

Words, Guns, El Paso and Dayton with Rep. Steve Israel

August 7, 2019
After the country was jolted yet again by mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton, the hacks huddle up to talk about the how the President...

Showdown in Motown

August 1, 2019
In this week's episode, the Hacks huddle in Detroit in the wake of the second round of Democratic debates. Axe and Murphy share their...

About The Show

Throughout the 2020 presidential campaign, battle-tested operatives will be sitting on bar stools along the trail, sharing war stories and unique, sometimes uproarious cuts on the latest developments. Hacks on Tap is your invitation to join two of the best. Campaign veterans Axelrod and Murphy will take listeners deep inside the top level of American politics. These seasoned pros have seen it all: the peaks and valleys, the pressure-cooker moments, the huge breaks and the horrible calamities no one saw coming. Who better to narrate this momentous race? So pull up a stool and join us!

More Episodes

Calling All Conspiracies and Let Biden Be Biden

August 13, 2019
In this week’s episode, Democratic strategist and guest host Paul Begala joins Murphy on the mic to take stock of this week’s news. The...

Words, Guns, El Paso and Dayton with Rep. Steve Israel

August 7, 2019
After the country was jolted yet again by mass shootings in El Paso and Dayton, the hacks huddle up to talk about the how the President...

Showdown in Motown

August 1, 2019
In this week's episode, the Hacks huddle in Detroit in the wake of the second round of Democratic debates. Axe and Murphy share their...

May the debate stage be ever in your favor, Sen. Michael Bennet joins the show

July 23, 2019
This week, Axe and Murphy question whether Bob Mueller’s testimony will have any bearing on the race. Then, we’ll preview the Hunger...

Trump's big trap and who ought to wrap

July 15, 2019
In this week’s episode, Axe and Murphy talk Trump’s strategy behind attacking the progressive freshmen House members, how the latest...

Warren's huge haul and Steyer's surprise with Jon Favreau

July 9, 2019
This week, the hacks make sense of the newly announced fundraising numbers, talk Biden’s attempt to relaunch, discuss the political...