Andrew Egger was a senior writer at The Bulwark. He has previously written for The Weekly Standard, the American Spectator, and the Orange County Register. He holds a B.A. in history from Hillsdale College.
September 3rd, 2019 | 45 mins 22 secs
2020, democrats, dol, donald trump, golf, gun control, ireland, joe walsh, pence, sarcasm, trade war
Jim Swift and Andrew Egger look back on some of the big stories of the summer, from President Trump's increasingly scorched-earth trade war tactics to 2020 Democrats' race to the left on gun control to the question of presidential candidate Woke Joe Walsh.
August 23rd, 2019 | 45 mins 58 secs
2020, donald trump, greenland, never trump, trade war
Sarah Longwell and senior writer Andrew Egger discuss a whirlwind week of news, from Donald Trump's new authoritarian trade war meltdown to the question of whether any of the long-shot GOP types challenging him in 2020 have a prayer, and even manage to sneak in stuff about Greenland!
August 9th, 2019 | 51 mins 12 secs
congress, el paso, gun control, guns, immigration, joe biden
On today's Bulwark podcast, publisher Sarah Longwell and senior writer Andrew Egger discuss President Trump's tone-deaf visit with hospitalized survivors of the El Paso shooting, whether new gun legislation is likely in this Congress, and how much Joe Biden stands to lose for gaffes in the 2020 primary.
July 30th, 2019 | 48 mins 48 secs
addiction, baseball, internet, josh hawley, missouri, reading, social media
With Charlie Sykes on vacation, it falls to guest hosts Jim Swift and Andrew Egger to break down the news of the day and share their errant thoughts on topics from Sen. Josh Hawley's plan to seize federal control of the Internet to whether we live in a culture of addiction to what books they're reading this summer.
July 26th, 2019 | 54 mins 54 secs
congress, donald trump, hearings, robert mueller, spending
Sarah Longwell and Andrew Egger discuss the aftermath of Robert Mueller's testimony before Congress—from disappointed #Resistance elegies to conspiratorial Trumpworld rambles—and break down the week's sundry news, the new hefty spending bill and the next round of Democratic debates.
July 8th, 2019 | 41 mins 21 secs
4th of july, donald trump, jeffrey epstein, justin amash, soccer
Andrew Egger and Jim Swift join host Charlie Sykes to discuss the Fourth of July fanfare on the mall, Justin Amash going rogue, the arrest of Jeffrey Epstein, and the USWNT win.
June 26th, 2019 | 41 mins 6 secs
big tech, border, boycotts, dnc, falwell, free speech, google, gop, maria bartiromo, nra, ted cruz, trump, wayfair
Andrew Egger and Jim Swift join host Charlie Sykes to discuss Trump's twitter tirade, his rant on Fox Business, the coming Democratic debates, the chaos at the NRA, the GOP and big tech, the Fallwell / Moore feud, and the Wayfair boycott.
June 20th, 2019 | 46 mins 2 secs
free speech, gop, internet, jerry falwell, joe biden, josh hawley, kyle kashuv, sec. 230, wisconsin
Andrew Egger and Jim Swift join host Charlie Sykes to discuss Missouri Senator Josh Hawley's war on big tech and Sec. 230 of the Communications Decency Act.
June 10th, 2019 | 42 mins 12 secs
abortion, big tech, hyde amendment, joe biden, josh hawley, mexico, steve bannon, tariffs, trade, trump
Andrew Egger and Jim Swift join host Charlie Sykes to talk about Joe Biden's Hyde amendment struggles, President Trump's tariff threat addiction, and why Sen. Josh Hawley is over the age of Pelagius.
May 13th, 2019 | 30 mins 31 secs
agriculture, china, democratic primary, donald trump, economy, soy beans, trade wars
Ben White and Andrew Egger join host Charlie Sykes to discuss the growing trade war with China, what that means for the economy, and what it might mean in the 2020 Democratic primaries.
April 10th, 2019 | 41 mins 53 secs
candace owens, celebrities, house gop, lawsuits, mueller report, republicans, tax reform, tax season, twexit, twitter
Guest host Jim Swift is joined by Jonathan V. Last, Andrew Egger, and Ben Parker to discuss tax season, Devin Nunes's unserious lawsuits, Candace Owens's House testimony, the forthcoming(?) Mueller report, Twexit, and surreal experiences with celebrities.
March 7th, 2019 | 40 mins 2 secs
canada, david clarke, grifters, ilhan omar, megacast, podcast, twitter
Ben Parker, Andrew Egger, and Jim Swift join host Charlie Sykes to talk about Sheriff David Clarke, the Democrats' fumble over condemning anti-Semitism, why Canada doesn't always send us their best, and the tarnished legacy of Michael Jackson.
February 6th, 2019 | 38 mins 10 secs
abortion, andy cohen, donald trump, ralph northam, state of the union, virginia
On today's Bulwark Podcast, host Charlie Sykes is joined by Jonathan V. Last, Jim Swift, and Andrew Egger to discuss Andy Cohen's baby gender reveal, the ongoing controversy in Virginia, and Tuesday's State of the Union address.