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Sean Trende

18 Podcast Episodes

Latest 9 Oct 2021 | Updated Daily

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Polls, Polls, Polls! Where are the polls? (feat. Sean Trende)

CNalysis Podcast

Chaz discusses the lack of polls in Virginia compared to 4 years ago with Sean Trende of RealClearPolitics.


20 Jul 2021

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Sean Trende on the Republicans, the Democrats, and Looking Ahead to 2022 and 2024

Conversations with Bill Kristol

Where do the Republican and Democratic parties stand almost six months into the Biden presidency? How could changes in emphasis and legislative priorities for each party influence the direction of our politics? What are possible paths forward for the parties' electoral coalitions as we look toward the 2022 midterms and beyond? In this Conversation, Sean Trende, Senior Elections Analyst for RealClearPolitics and Visiting Fellow at the American Enterprise Institute, shares his perspective on the latest polls and his analysis of the dynamics of the parties in this era of polarization. He presents a fascinating account of the challenges and opportunities facing the parties and candidates, today, and reflects on what we can learn from American political history.

1hr 8mins

30 Jun 2021

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Election Special with Sean Trende


On today's special episode of the Lawyerly podcast, we talk about the 2020 election with Sean Trende, the Senior Elections Analyst for Real Clear Politics. Sean gives his predictions about how the election and the related lawsuits play out from here, and explains why the polls got things so wrong.


6 Nov 2020

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WTH is going to happen on Election Day? RCP’s Sean Trende on the latest polls, early voting, and what to expect on November 3rd

What the Hell Is Going On

We have less than a week until Election Day. Who wins? When? Does President Donald Trump have a path to victory, or is Joe Biden already the clear winner? What do early voting numbers really mean? Who is voting for whom? RealClearPolitics’ Sean Trende joined Dany and Marc to talk about the latest polls and what to expect on November 3rd. He outlines what it will take for Trump to win, makes predictions on close Senate races, and discusses changes to the electorate.  Sean Trende is the Senior Elections Analyst for RealClearPolitics. He is the author of "The Lost Majority: Why the Future of Government Is Up for Grabs and Who Will Take It," and co-authored the Almanac of American Politics 2014. Download the transcript here.


29 Oct 2020

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Ep 158 | Stu Does Trump's Path to 270 | Guest: Sean Trende

Stu Does America

Stu does … Trump's path to 270! The election is a week away, and there are still a few ways Donald Trump can secure a victory — Stu goes over the necessary scenarios. Then, RealClearPolitics senior elections analyst Sean Trende drops by to give his take on the evolution of the election as we head toward Nov. 3. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices


28 Oct 2020

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Amanpour: Sarah Longwell, John Fetterman, Ivo Daalder, Zohrab Mnatsakanyan, and Sean Trende


The U.S presidential election could come down to a handful of states, one of them being Pennsylvania. Republican strategist Sarah Longwell and the state’s democratic lieutenant governor John Fetterman join Christiane Amanpour to discuss what’s at stake. Then, turning to the flare up of violence between Armenia and Azerbaijan, Armenian Minister of Foreign Affairs Zohrab Mnatsakanyan breaks this down in an exclusive interview. Former U.S Ambassador to NATO Ivo Daalder tells Amanpour more about this matter. Returning to the American presidential race, RealClearPolitics analyst Sean Trende shares his take with Hari Sreenivasan as the clock ticks down.To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy


23 Oct 2020

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Latest Polls with Sean Trende & Election Talk with Conrad Black

The Bill Bennett Show

Sean Trende shared the latest election polling with Bill and Conrad Black shared his thoughts on how this election season is playing out.Sean Trende is a Senior Election Analyst for Real Clear Politics.Conrad Black is a financier and author and columnist in a large number of publications in Canada, the US, and the UK, including the National Post, National Review Online (New York), and American Greatness. He is the author of biographies of Maurice Duplessis, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and Richard M. Nixon, a strategic history of the United States (Flight of the Eagle), and Rise to Greatness, the History of Canada from the Vikings to the Present. His most recent books are 'Donald J. Trump: A President Like No Other' and 'The Canadian Manifesto'. He was the publisher of the London (UK) Telegraph newspapers and Spectator from 1987 to 2004 and controlled many other newspapers including the Chicago Sun-Times, the Jerusalem Post, and the National Post, which he founded. He is the active honorary chairman of Conrad Black Capital Corporation and has been a member of the British House of Lords as Lord Black of Crossharbour since 2001, and is a Knight of the Holy See Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices


23 Sep 2020

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"You Should Be Terrified of That" - Sean Trende on 2020 Polling and the Modern American Voter

The Lobby Shop

We have a return guest this week: Sean Trende, Senior Elections Analyst at RealClearPolitics, joins us in the virtual studio to dive into all things election data. We talk the most recent polls, how the pandemic has changed polling tactics, best and worst case scenarios for a heavy mail-in election day, and much more.


3 Sep 2020

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Rep. Jim Jordan, Sean Trende, Rep. Rob Wittman

Examining Politics Podcast

REP. JIM JORDANRepresents Ohio's Fourth DistrictRanking Member of the House Judiciary CommitteeCongressman Jim Jordan joins Larry O'Connor to discuss the latest riot activities in the District of Columbia and his demand that Mayor Muriel Bowser releases any and all information related to the arrests made of the rioters and whether Metropolitan Police have any information regarding inter-state transportation and 3rd party financing of the violent behavior.  Jordan also comments on the latest revelations regarding the release of the FBI 302 reports related to Joseph Misfud and the origins and predicate of James Comey's FBI investigation into the Trump campaign in 2016 SEAN TRENDESenior Elections Analyst for RealClearPoliticsAuthor of The Lost Majority: Why the Future of Government Is Up for Grabs and Who Will Take ItCo-authored the Almanac of American Politics 2014Sean Trende discusses the latest political polls related to the presidential election and whether the latest violent protests will have an impact on the outcome. REP. ROB WITTMANRepresents the First District of Virginia   Rep. Rob Wittman discusses his demand that DC Mayor Muriel Bowser rescinds her commission's plans for the renaming, removal, and contextualizing of monuments and public spaces in the District of Columbia named after George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, George Mason, Benjamin Franklin and other founding fathers in danger of being canceled.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.


2 Sep 2020

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S8 E17 Elections Analyst Sean Trende Guests on The Sherman Show

The Sherman Show

Sean Trende joins DoubleLine’s Jeffrey Sherman and Samuel Lau to discuss, among other topics, the use of aggregate polling to forecast election results, the challenges in creating accurate sample sizes in the era of the cellphone and internet, how personal ... Read More


19 Jun 2020