The Midnight Sun
By The Midnight Sun
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Each week The Midnight Sun's Casey Reynolds is joined by an ever-changing line-up of Alaska political insiders to discuss the most interesting political and campaign issues at play in the Last Frontier.
||CleanThe Midnight Sun Podcast (Sept. 10, 2017): Walker campaign, GOP Lt. Gov primary, and Anchorage mayoral race||Alaska campaigns are getting started early. This week hosts Casey Reynolds and Forrest Dunbar dig into Gov. Walkers first fundraiser, all the entrants into the GOP Lt. Gov. primary, and how that can impact the Anchorage mayoral race. Then our man in Fai||9/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Midnight Sun Podcast (Sept. 3, 2017): Special session call, state senate and Anchorage mayoral races||What is Alaska politics without a special session to talk about? This week hosts Casey Reynolds and Forrest Dunbar dig into Gov. Walkers announcement that he will call legislators back into yet another special session in late October. What will the call||9/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Midnight Sun Podcast for August 27, 2017||This week it seemed like everyone wants to run for governor, or at least wanted us to believe that they do. Hosts Casey Reynolds and Forrest Dunbar dig into all the gubernatorial race posturing as well as the fall out from the Alaska Supreme Courts deci||8/27/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Midnight Sun Podcast for August 20, 2017||Wow, what a week in politics, both nationally and here at home. Hosts Casey Reynolds and Forrest Dunbar discuss the political fallout from the financial quagmire of Alaskas paper of record and share our thoughts on the Steve Bannon firing (or was it a r||8/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Midnight Sun Podcast for August 13, 2017||Hosts Casey Reynolds and Forrest Dunbar are both back after a short summer break and boy do they have a lot to cover. There is, of course, the failure of the Trumpcare and its impact on how Sen. Lisa Murkowskis is viewed by Americans and her own constit||8/13/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Midnight Sun Podcast for July 23, 2017||Hosts Casey Reynolds and Forrest Dunbar are both out this week so The Midnight Suns editor, Matt Buxton, fills in as host this week. Hes joined by Fair Anchorage community organizer Andrea Zekis to talk about Alaska Family Actions latest effort to roll||7/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Midnight Sun Podcast for July 16, 2017||With Casey Reynolds out this week and Congress and the Alaska State Legislature mired in equally sluggish progress on their agendas, Forrest Dunbar is joined by guest host Judy Jessen to discuss the BCRA, oil industry tax policy in HB 111, and they even||7/16/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Midnight Sun Podcast for July 9, 2017||It has been an odd week in Alaska politics. Facebooks Mark Zuckerberg came to the Last Frontier, learned our savage ways, and decided to educate the world about them (only to get a few details wrong). Then, with our endless legislative special session n||7/9/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Midnight Sun Podcast for July 1, 2017||The Senate’s health care bill continues to put Alaska’s Senior Senator, Lisa Murkowski, in the national spotlight as one the bill’s must-have votes. Casey...||7/2/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Midnight Sun Podcast for June 25, 2017||With the Senates new health care bill and the Legislatures budget deal dominating Alaskan politics, that is right where Casey Reynolds and Forrest Dunbar dive in. First, we talk with Rep. Ivy Spohnholz about how the state operating budget deal came tog||6/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
Love this pod. Great chemistry. Good mix of Alaska based political topics.
Useful and fair
We listen to the Midnight Sun podcast because of the keen Alaska focus, fair questions, good reporting, and relevancy. It is the best political podcast in the state.
Simply the best
The best political podcast in Alaska. Brings all the politicians together for frank and honest discussion about the direction in which Alaska is headed and how best Juneau can serve the people. It's a must listen for anybody interested at all in Alaska politics.