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American politics is in crisis. Together, the founders of The Lincoln Project have spent over 200 years electing Republicans. But now, they’ve sparked a nationwide movement with a singular mission: To defeat Donald Trump and Trumpism. Ron Steslow hosts?


‘It is What it is’, The Axios Interview, and Evictions - The Weekly Roundup
Aug 7 • 61 min
Our host and co-founder Ron Steslow asks fellow Lincoln Project co-founders Reed Galen, Jennifer Horn, and Mike Madrid to break down Trump’s interview with Axios reporter Jonathan Swan. They also discuss the looming threat of evictions for millions of…
It Was All A Lie: Stuart Stevens on How The Republican Party Became Donald Trump
Aug 4 • 69 min
Our host and co-founder Ron Steslow sits down with Lincoln Project Senior Advisor and legendary Republican media strategist Stuart Stevens to discuss his book, It Was All A Lie. They discuss Stuart’s thesis that Trump is not an aberration within the…
Trump Tries to Move The Election and How You Can Vote - The Weekly Roundup
Jul 31 • 65 min
Lincoln Project co-founders Reed Galen and Jennifer Horn join fellow co-founder and host Ron Steslow to discuss Trump’s threat to move the November election and what you need to know about how you cast your ballot in November whether it’s in person or by…
Trump vs Trump Voters - Rita’s Story
Jul 29 • 30 min
For the last few months, we’ve been gathering stories from voters across the country. Rita is the first of those voters to come on the show. In 2016, she voted for Donald Trump. Today, she spoke to our host, Ron Steslow, about when she realized she…
Trump’s Secret Police, Cognitive Test, and the ‘Best Mortality Rate’ - The Weekly Roundup
Jul 24 • 59 min
Lincoln Project co-founders Rick Wilson, Mike Madrid, and Steve Schmidt join fellow co-founder and host Ron Steslow to discuss this week’s stories: Federal Agents in Portland, Trump boasting about his cognitive test score, and Trump’s false claims about…
Trump vs. Conservative Women
Jul 22 • 56 min
Host Ron Steslow has a wide ranging conversation with fellow Lincoln Project co-founder Jennifer Horn , Lincoln Project Senior Advisor and Honestly Speaking with Tara host Tara Setmayer, and Lincoln Project Executive Director Sarah Lenti about their…
Rose Garden Rally, COVID-19 Response, and the Economy - The Weekly Roundup
Jul 17 • 40 min
Lincoln Project co-founders Rick Wilson, Reed Galen, and Steve Schmidt join fellow co-founder and host Ron Steslow to break down this week’s stories: Trump’s Rose Garden Rally, the administration’s failed coronavirus response and how that has led to high…
Is the President Above the Law?
Jul 11 • 28 min
Host Ron Steslow asks fellow Lincoln Project co-founder George Conway to break down the two new Supreme Court decisions regarding the fate of Donald Trump — and the Trump corporation’s — tax returns and financial documents.
Mary Trump’s Book, Confederate Flag, and CDC’s recommendations for reopening schools - The Weekly Roundup
Jul 10 • 45 min
Host and Lincoln Project co-founder Ron Steslow asks Rick Wilson and Reed Galen about this week’s top stories: Mary Trump’s forthcoming book, Donald Trump doubling down on his defense of the confederate flag, and Trump’s response to CDC guidelines for…
Trump vs Jennifer Horn
Jul 8 • 46 min
Host Ron Steslow talks with fellow Lincoln Project co-founder Jennifer Horn about her time as chair of the New Hampshire Republican Party, why she helped create The Lincoln Project, why conservatives must vote against Donald Trump, what it’s like to be…
Russian Bounties, Election Security, and COVID-19 Spikes - The Weekly Roundup
Jul 3 • 50 min
Host Ron Steslow breaks down this week’s pressing stories with fellow Lincoln Project co-founders Steve Schmidt and Reed Galen and Lincoln Project Executive Director Sarah Lenti. Together, they discuss: the Russian Bounties scandal, election security, and…
The Lincoln Project Effect
Jul 1 • 57 min
Host Ron Steslow talks to Lincoln Project co-founder Mike Madrid about The Lincoln Project Effect. They discuss Trump’s weakness with the Republican base, especially among seniors, faith-based voters, and college-educated voters. They walk through a path…
Barr’s obstruction, Trump’s Testing Slowdown, and Mail-In Voting - The Weekly Roundup
Jun 26 • 44 min
Host Ron Steslow breaks down this week’s pressing stories with fellow Lincoln Project founders Jennifer Horn, George Conway, and Reed Galen. Together, they discuss: Attorney General Bill Barr’s attempted firing of a U.S. Attorney, Trump admitting he asked…
End of the Reality Show Presidency
Jun 25 • 40 min
Ron Steslow sits down with Lincoln Project co-founders and veteran political strategists Steve Schmidt and Reed Galen to discuss how the toxic culture of reality shows led to the Trump Presidency. They look back at America’s rise to become a global…
Trump’s Tulsa Rally, Bolton on China, and COVID-19 - The Weekly Roundup
Jun 19 • 44 min
Ron Steslow asks fellow Lincoln Project founders Reed Galen, Steve Schmidt, Rick Wilson, and John Weaver to weigh in on this week’s pressing stories: their expectations for Trump’s Tusla rally, Bolton’s claim Trump asked China for help with re-election,…
The Republican Party and Race with Tara Setmayer
Jun 16 • 80 min
Ron Steslow sits down with former Republican communications director and Senior Advisor to The Lincoln Project, Tara Setmayer. This wide-ranging conversation touches on the history of the Republican Party’s relationship with race, what has changed from…
Trump vs George Conway
Jun 10 • 61 min
Ron Steslow sits down with conservative attorney and Lincoln Project co-founder George Conway for a deeper discussion about his involvement with, and change of heart toward, Donald Trump. Ron and George also discuss how the President’s psychological state…
Meet The Founders Of The Lincoln Project
Jun 8 • 56 min
Lifelong Republicans have broken ranks with their party to defeat Donald Trump. Ron Steslow sits down with his fellow founders at The Lincoln Project to share with listeners who they are, what The Lincoln Project means to them, and why this movement is…
Republicans Defeating Trump Podcast Trailer
May 23 • 1 min
American politics is in crisis. Together, the founders of The Lincoln Project have spent over 200 years electing Republicans. But now, they’ve sparked a nationwide movement with a singular mission: To defeat Donald Trump and Trumpism. Make sure to…