Politics Podcast: Celebrity Candidates Are Here To Stay

The prominent politician’s idea isn’t just disappearing because the former President Trump is out of office. Caitlyn Jenner says she is in the process of deciding whether to run Gavin Newsom in the California gubernatorial election this fall. Matthew McConaughey leads incumbent Greg Abott in a hypothetical matchup for the governor of Texas a recent poll. In this part of the FiveThirtyEight Politics podcast, the crew talks about the attraction of celebrities and what it says about our politics.

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