Politics Podcast: The Woman Card, Carly's Song And 'Respek' The politics team discusses the recent primary wins and losses, why Sanders won't run as an independent, and Donald Trump's comment about Hillary Clinton playing the "woman card."

Politics Podcast: The Woman Card, Carly's Song And 'Respek'

Politics Podcast: The Woman Card, Carly's Song And 'Respek'

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Carly Fiorina is back on the campaign trail after Sen. Cruz announced her as his running mate, should he get the nomination. Michael Conroy/AP hide caption

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Carly Fiorina is back on the campaign trail after Sen. Cruz announced her as his running mate, should he get the nomination.

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This week, the NPR Politics team discusses the big batch of primary states that voted on Tuesday, why Sanders won't run as an independent, and Donald Trump's comment about Clinton using the "woman card."

The team also answers listener mail and listens to a bit of Carly Fiorina's (Ted Cruz's new vice presidential pick) campaign trail song.

On the podcast:

  • White House Correspondent Tamara Keith
  • Campaign Reporter Sam Sanders
  • National Political Correspondent Mara Liasson
  • Campaign Reporter Sarah McCammon