Hacks on Tap with David Axelrod and Mike Murphy

Latest Episodes

Trump’s Prescription: Mixed Messaging

April 7, 2020 - 53:46
The Hacks are once again joined by former White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs to break down the latest in a raucous week in...

Reality vs. A Reality Show

April 1, 2020 - 47:47
This week, Axe and Murphy are joined by former Obama White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs to discuss the latest: When reality...

A Crisis of Confidence

March 24, 2020 - 40:51
The socially-distanced Hacks reunite virtually to discuss the latest: Trump twists his tune as the dire COVID-19 consequences take hold....

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

Trump’s Prescription: Mixed Messaging

April 7, 2020 - 53:46
The Hacks are once again joined by former White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs to break down the latest in a raucous week in...

Reality vs. A Reality Show

April 1, 2020 - 47:47
This week, Axe and Murphy are joined by former Obama White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs to discuss the latest: When reality...

A Crisis of Confidence

March 24, 2020 - 40:51
The socially-distanced Hacks reunite virtually to discuss the latest: Trump twists his tune as the dire COVID-19 consequences take hold....

“I’m dealing with a #$%*ing global crisis” – with John Heilemann

March 19, 2020 - 53:11
The socially-distanced Hacks reunite with special guest John Heilemann of MSNBC, Showtime’s The Circus, and The Recount. As the gravity...

A Debate, Uncharted Waters, and the Veepstakes Begin

March 16, 2020 - 33:37
The Hacks convene the day after what might be the last debate of the primary to share their reactions and analysis. What did Biden and...

The Bern Cools and Politics of a Pandemic

March 12, 2020 - 45:12
Another Super Tuesday is behind us!Bernie Sanders makes it clear he intends to stay in the race — for now. What does this mean for the...