Poltergeisty Polls, LJ Dinner Wrap-Up, and Bye-Bye Beto

Poltergeisty Polls, LJ Dinner Wrap-Up, and Bye-Bye Beto

Hacks on Tap with David Axelrod and Mike Murphy - November 5, 2019 - 41:40

The Hacks are back this week to talk through the latest:The famed Liberty and Justice Dinner (formerly known as the Jefferson-Jackson) wrapped last Friday in Iowa: Who stood out, what does it mean, and how much will it shake up the race?Poll-a-palooza: Why do Axe and Murphy dub the slew of new polls in early swing states a “wake-up call” for Dems?State of the Senate: a growing number of Republican senators consider acknowledging Trump's misdeeds with Ukraine—but does it matter?…And we raise our glasses to Beto O’Rourke for a hard-fought bid for the nomination.The Hacks close with listeners’ mailbag questions on why internal polls matter and the potential impact of a third-party candidate on the race.

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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!