Downballot Counts

Downballot Counts is a podcast from Bloomberg Government about U.S. House and Senate elections and the fight for control of Congress. We explore how politics influence congressional races and pinpoint the most competitive races to watch. Downballot Counts also features interviews with lawmakers, journalists, and other campaign players. Hosts: Greg Giroux and Kyle Trygstad.

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1
Democrats Gain Confidence, But It May Not Last
21 min
2
Midterms Could Scuttle Both Trump and Biden's 2...
19 min
3
Disinformation in Spanish Language Media Is Ove...
19 min
4
Downballot Democrats Need Biden to Rebound
29 min
5
The Redistricting Trench Warfare Fights Have Begun
21 min
6
Senate Races Far From Settled With Many Crowded...
27 min
7
Working Hard to Get Working Moms into Office
21 min
8
A Centrist's Plan to Save the Democratic Party
22 min
9
Redistricting to Pit Incumbent Against Incumben...
22 min
10
Wave of Senate Retirements Test GOP Luck in 2022
15 min
11
Senate Retirements Means 2022 Cycle Will Be Ext...
12 min
12
Democrats Have Senate Now Thanks to Turnout in ...
13 min
13
Georgia Runoffs With Stratospheric Stakes Grip ...
17 min
14
Introducing: Black Lawyers Speak
2 min
15
Thin Margins to Make Life Difficult for Politic...
16 min
16
Political Future Becoming Clearer Despite Uncal...
18 min
17
'Something Has to Be Wrong,' Democratic Pollste...
21 min
18
On Election Eve, a 'Pre-Mortem' Analyzing This ...
16 min
19
Tracking the Candidates in the Election's Final...
19 min
20
GOP Faces Wide-Open Senate Map in Final Weeks
21 min
21
Lindsey Graham's Opponent Touts Stratospheric F...
22 min
22
Carolinas, Both of Them, Have 2020's Tightest S...
16 min
23
'Wind Is Not at Our Backs,' GOP Pollster Says
16 min
24
Biden in Stronger Position than Hillary Was, De...
18 min
25
Election Begins Final Act With Democrats at Cen...
16 min
26
All Eyes on Massachusetts as Incumbents Fight t...
22 min
27
GOP Needs Ticket Splitters, Ex-Lawmaker Says
17 min
28
With Biden Way Up in Polls, "Coattails" Come In...
15 min
29
Rebroadcast: Quentin James on Black Political P...
14 min
30
Incumbents Dropping Like Flies With Possibly Mo...
15 min
31
Virtual Fundraising Outperforming Expectations ...
16 min
32
Jeff Sessions Squares Off Against Trump Favorit...
15 min
33
Quentin James on Black Political Power
23 min
34
Tuesday Is Make-Or-Break for Several Longtime I...
19 min
35
Georgia Voting Mess, GOP Women, and More Mailba...
17 min
36
Jessica Post on Ultra-High Stakes of Statehouse...
24 min
37
Tuesday's Primary May Be Steve King's Last Stand
19 min
38
Kelly Dittmar on a Sustained Surge in Female Ca...
21 min
39
Paul Mitchell on a House Seat in California Tha...
25 min
40
GOP Faces Strong Headwinds Six Months to Electi...
18 min
41
How to Make a Good Political Ad From a Distance
22 min
42
Nathan Gonzales on Democrats' Colossal Cash Adv...
23 min
43
Autumn Airwaves Already Filling Up With Campaig...
15 min
44
Wisconsin Takes Center Stage, For Now and Later
18 min
45
How to Campaign in a Social Distancing World
21 min
46
Coronavirus Puts the Campaign Calendar in Flux
16 min
47
Kathy Hochul on Managing the Coronavirus Respon...
17 min
48
Ami Bera on Why Biden’s Tuesday Was Super for H...
25 min
49
Tom Emmer on Republicans Winning Back the House...
26 min
50
Jason Altmire on How to Fix What's Wrong With C...
23 min
51
Abby Livingston on Action-Packed Texas
22 min
52
Casey Phillips on Win, Lose or Draw Straws
21 min
53
Cheri Bustos on Democrats’ House Majority
23 min
54
Jessica Taylor on Iowa’s Other Big Races
19 min
55
Introducing: Downballot Counts
1 min