January 13th, 2020 | 37 mins 29 secs
congress, donald trump, executive power, founders, republican virtue, separation of powers, tribalism, war powers
On today's Bulwark podcast, Edward Larson joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss his recent item on the Trump administration's radical expansion of executive power and how it beckons what the founders called “the very definition of tyranny.”
December 4th, 2019 | 39 mins 54 secs
american exceptionalism, congress, donald trump, house, impeachment, moral relativism, nato, never trump, russia, senate, ukraine
On today's Bulwark Podcast, Bret Stephens from the New York Times joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss the impeachment hearings, President Trump at the NATO summit, and how Republicans have flipped on moral relativism and American exceptionalism to accommodate President Trump.
December 3rd, 2019 | 40 mins 14 secs
appointments, brian kemp, congress, georgia, gop, impeachment, removal, russia, senate, shutdown, ukraine, usmca
On today's Bulwark Podcast, A.B. Stoddard joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss her recent story on the twelve senate republicans who might vote to remove Trump from office.
November 21st, 2019 | 58 mins 22 secs
congress, democratic debate, devin nunes, fiona hill, impeachment inquiry
On today's Bulwark Podcast, Will Saletan joins host Charlie Sykes to break down Wednesday's Democratic debate, and the latest on the impeachment inquiry in the House of Representatives.
November 20th, 2019 | 40 mins 46 secs
congress, donald trump, gordon sondland, hearings, house, impeachment inquiry
On today's Bulwark Podcast, Jonathan V. Last and Sarah Longwell join host Charlie Sykes to discuss Ambassador Gordon Sondland's bombshell testimony before the House Intelligence Committee.
October 29th, 2019 | 41 mins 24 secs
al baghdadi, alexander vindman, anti-semitism, boogate, congress, dual loyalty, impeachment inquiry, john yoo, mccarthyism, newt gingrich, nsc, quid pro quo, sean duffy, trump, ukraine, washington nationals
On today's Bulwark Podcast, Julian Zelizer joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss the Trumpworld smears of Alexander Vindman, the latest on the impeachment inquiry and Congress's fact gathering on the Ukraine quid pro quo, plus, a preview of Zelizer's new book on Newt Gingrich, Boo-gate, and the death of Al Baghdadi.
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.
October 14th, 2019 | 44 mins 2 secs
american exceptionalism, assad, carpe donktum, congress, foreign policy, generals, isis, jim mattis, maga, sanctions, secdef, syria, transactionalism, trump, turkey, video, waiver, whistleblowers
On today's Bulwark Podcast, Bryan McGrath joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss recent developments in Syria with Turkey, the Kurds, and ISIS, the increasingly transactional nature of U.S. foreign policy, Mattis, Trump, and Congress's waiver, plus how American exceptionalism took a turn from the serious to a carnivalesque funhouse mirror version.
October 2nd, 2019 | 31 mins 49 secs
congress, donald trump, greg weiner, impeachment
On today's Bulwark Podcast, Greg Weiner joins Charlie Sykes to discuss his recent NYT column, and how Donald Trump may have inadvertently awakened a long-dormant Congress.
September 25th, 2019 | 42 mins 58 secs
biden, congress, rudy giuliani, trump, ukraine
On today's Bulwark Podcast, Peter Wehner from the Ethics and Public Policy Center joins host Charlie Sykes to discuss the mobster mentality of the Ukraine call, and Congress's response.