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Political Junkie: The Day After The Election

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Political Junkie: The Day After The Election

Election 2008

Political Junkie: The Day After The Election

Political Junkie: The Day After The Election

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Barack Obama has been elected the first black president of the United States. Listeners and guests discuss what his victory means and what expectations they have about his presidency.

Guests:

Ken Rudin, NPR's political editor, writes the "Political Junkie" column and has a weekly podcast called "It's All Politics"

Andrew Kohut, director of the Pew Research Center for the People and the Press