The Run-Up

The Run-Up

The New York Times

“The Run-Up” is your guide to understanding the 2024 election. Host Astead W. Herndon talks to the people whose decisions will make the difference.

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Questions & Answers

How many episodes are there of The Run-Up?

There are 63 episodes avaiable of The Run-Up.

What is The Run-Up about?

We have categorized The Run-Up as:

  • News
  • News Commentary
  • Politics

Where can you listen to The Run-Up?

The Run-Up is available, among others places, on:

  • Spotify
  • Apple Podcasts
  • Podtail
  • Google Podcasts

When did The Run-Up start?

The first episode of The Run-Up that we have available was released 30 August 2022.

Who creates the podcast The Run-Up?

The Run-Up is produced and created by The New York Times.