Bag Man

Bag Man
Is it possible for an American Vice President to carry out a criminal enterprise inside the White House and have nobody remember? To have one of the most brazen political bribery scandals in American history play out before the country while nobody’s paying attention? In her first original podcast, MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow goes back 45 years to dig into a story that got overshadowed in its day. There’s intrigue. Corruption. Envelopes of cash delivered to the White House. It’s a story that’s not well known, but it probably should be. Especially today. Bag Man. A Rachel Maddow podcast from MSNBC. Listen to the Peabody Award-nominated series now.

Introducing 13 Alibis
May 19 • 1 min
How did a man who claims he had 13 alibi witnesses get convicted of murder and serve 20 years in prison? In this original series from Dateline NBC, producer Dan Slepian chronicles the case of Richard Rosario, who was convicted of a 1996 murder in New York…
7 - Episode 7: You Can’t Fire Me — I Quit
Dec 3, 2018 • 39 min
Disgraced Vice President Spiro T. Agnew officially becomes a private citizen and addresses the nation one last time… as a convicted criminal.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit
6 - Episode 6: A Disappearing Act
Nov 26, 2018 • 44 min
A secret murder plot directed by the President?Learn more about your ad choices. Visit
5 - Episode 5: Double-Header
Nov 19, 2018 • 33 min
Vice President Spiro Agnew attempts a last-ditch effort to surviveLearn more about your ad choices. Visit
4 - Episode 4: Turn It Off
Nov 12, 2018 • 38 min
After learning that his own Justice Department is investigating his crimes, Vice President Spiro Agnew embarks on a secret, behind-the-scenes effort… to obstruct justice. To use his power inside the White House to interfere with the investigation and shut…
3 - Episode 3: Hang In There, Baby
Nov 5, 2018 • 34 min
With the criminal investigation of him now public, Vice President Spiro Agnew launches a bold counter-attack to survive. An unprecedented assault… on his own Justice Department that’s investigating him. And the reporters now covering his case. And Agnew…
2 - Episode 2: Crawling In
Oct 29, 2018 • 28 min
With the Watergate scandal gripping the nation, and President Richard Nixon on the verge of going down, a small team of federal prosecutors in Baltimore discover a bombshell that will rock a nation already on the edge. The Vice President of the United…
1 - Episode 1: An Unsettling Secret
Oct 29, 2018 • 24 min
He was brash. Politically incorrect. An “outsider” political candidate who rose to the White House, out of nowhere, with a reputation as a “counter-puncher.” But Vice President Spiro Agnew was also something else… an active criminal whose secrets were…
Bag Man - Coming October 30th
Oct 8, 2018 • 0 min
Check out a sneak preview of Bag Man, Rachel Maddow’s first original podcast. First 2 episodes drop October 30th. Subscribe now. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit