Jim Swift is a senior editor at The Bulwark.
February 18th, 2021 | 35 mins 56 secs
andy slavitt, cancun, covid-19, joe biden, rush limbaugh, ted cruz, white house
On today's Bulwark Podcast, Charlie talks about the Limbaugh Legacy, Jim Swift joins to talk about Ted Cruz and Cancun, and Andy Slavitt comes on to discuss the Biden White House COVID response plan.
February 1st, 2021 | 44 mins 34 secs
conservatism, future, gop, john danforth, josh hawley, missouri, politics, senate
On today’s Bulwark podcast, former Missouri Senator John Danforth joins guest host Jim Swift to talk about the rise and fall of Josh Hawley, his regrets about helping his career, and what the future of the Republican party looks like in Missouri and beyond.
September 19th, 2020 | 52 mins 2 secs
2020, elections, ruth bader ginsburg, supreme court
On a special edition of The Bulwark Podcast, JVL, Sarah, and Jim join host Charlie Sykes to discuss how the Supreme Court vacancy will impact the 2020 election.
January 24th, 2020 | 40 mins 26 secs
2020, bernie sanders, donald trump, hillary clinton, impeachment, joe rogan
On today's Friday Bulwark Megacast, host Charlie Sykes is joined by Jonathan V. Last and Jim Swift to discuss impeachment, the March for Life, Joe Rogan and Bernie, and the 2020 elections.
December 2nd, 2019 | 48 mins 22 secs
2020, beto o'rourke, charlie kirk, christianity, elections, elizabeth warren, falkirk center, gop, jerry falwell jr., joe biden, moral relativism, pete buttigieg, primaries, putin, senator kennedy, ukraine, untruth
On today's Bulwark Podcast, Jonathan V. Last and Jim Swift join host Charlie Sykes to discuss Elizabeth Warren following the Beto O'Rourke death spiral, the 2020 primaries, the Lisa Page interview, the Lincoln / Trump polling question, and the GOP adoption of Russian propaganda.
October 28th, 2019 | 44 mins 1 sec
2020, congress, conservatism, conservative movement, donald trump, elections, gop, grifters, trolls, trumpism
On today's Bulwark Podcast, R Street's Andy Smarick joins guest host Jim Swift to talk about his item on a post-Trump GOP, whenever that happens, and how the underlying principles of the movement might be upheld by future generations. Also, a discussion about how the pipeline of future leaders might survive Trumpism, and how a dedication to government service might ameliorate bumper sticker conservatism.
August 2nd, 2019 | 39 mins 15 secs
2020, dan coats, debates, democrats, dni, donald trump, intelligence, john ratcliffe
On today's Bulwark podcast, Lawfare COO David Priess joins guest host Jim Swift to discuss the Detroit Democratic Debates, and President Trump's plan to replace DNI Dan Coats with Rep. John Ratcliffe from Trump's central casting.
August 1st, 2019 | 47 mins 22 secs
2020, debates, democrats, detroit, marianne williamson, tulsi gabbard
On today's Bulwark Megacast, Jonathan V. Last, Sarah Longwell, Jim Swift are joined by Bulwark contributor Tim Miller to provide an autopsy of the Detroit Democratic debates.
July 31st, 2019 | 38 mins 7 secs
2020, debates, democrats, new hampshire, republicans
Guest host Jim Swift talks with Michael Graham and Ben Parker about the first night of the second Democratic debate, Northeastern Republicans, and Skype spam.
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 29th, 2019 | 27 mins 41 secs
1919, arkansas, civil rights, massacre, racism, red summer, riots
Gwen Moritz, editor of Arkansas Business, joins guest host Jim Swift to talk about the Elaine Massacre, part of the deadly Red Summer of 1919, a hundred years later.
May 29th, 2019 | 30 mins 56 secs
arlington, cemetery, global war on terrorism, military, tom cotton, u.s. army
Senator Tom Cotton joins host Jim Swift to discuss his new book "Sacred Duty: A Soldier's Tour at Arlington National Cemetery."
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.
April 3rd, 2019 | 37 mins 51 secs
2020, political violence, radicalism, trump
Christian Vanderbrouk joins Jim Swift and host Charlie Sykes to discuss what a Trump second term might look like, and the growth of radicalism in the GOP.
April 2nd, 2019 | 34 mins 7 secs
David Byler and Jim Swift join host Charlie Sykes to discuss the 2020 election, whether the Democrats will go for broke on being woke, Donald Trump and the Presidency on easy mode, and whether or not the 2008 Obama magic can ever be recaptured.
March 11th, 2019 | 32 mins 14 secs
alex trebek, culture, facebook, internet, technology, twitter
Christine Rosen from Commentary Magazine joins Jim Swift and Jonathan V. Last to discuss Alex Trebek and the legacy of Jeopardy!, and how the rapid growth of technology is changing society. (And not necessarily for the good.)