Podcast

Perino & Stirewalt: I'll Tell You What

Dana Perino, co-host of The Five on the FOX News Channel and FOX News Digital Politics Editor Chris Stirewalt discuss, dissect and debate the changing world of Washington politics.

Episodes

  • Getting Our Stuff Done

    Dec 01 2020

    ... Vogue Magazine is never going to put you on the cover. This week, Dana & Chris discuss the challenge of vaccine dissemination, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio's decision to roll back school restrictions and what Biden nominee may be a stalking horse. Plus, Dana & Chris unload on people who play their music too loud and Chris looks to redeem himself in trivia.  Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and ...more

  • I'll Tell You What Else: Fear Is A Fantastic Motivator

    Nov 29 2020

    This week, we're flashing back to June 5th, 2019. In this episode, Chris shares his new favorite place for chicken wings and Dana answers mailbag questions. They discuss what has most contributed to her professional success, their thoughts on condiments, and more. Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up her books: "And The Good News Is..." and "Let Me Tell You About Jasper" Follow Chris Stirewalt on Twitter: @ChrisStirewalt&nb...more

  • We Won The Lottery When We Were Born Here

    Nov 24 2020

    ... do we really have to talk about politics?  This week, Dana and Chris discuss partisan attitudes towards the media and how coverage of the Trump administration has differed from the previous administration. They zero in on the importance of managing one's Twitter use, the ongoing action in Georgia ahead of the runoff election, Dana's book recommendations, and the importance of sending Honey Baked hams. Plus, Chris faces Thanksgiving Day football game trivia.  Follow Dana Perino on T...more

  • I'll Tell You What Else:  It's Been Real, Its Been Fun

    Nov 22 2020

    This week, we're flashing back to December 7th, 2016. In the afterglow of the 2016 election Dana & Chris look ahead to the Christmas holiday. Chris reveals which cut of meat is best for Christmas Dinner and Dana shares her last-minute favorite gift item, inspired by the Bush family. Plus, Dana introduces Tora the Diabetic Cat to the podcast, and Chris answers inauguration season trivia.  Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up ...more

  • Sometimes The Struggle Builds Character

    Nov 17 2020

    ... down a man. In Chris's absence, Dana is joined by Jason Bonewald. They discuss some takeaways from the election, including what 2000 can teach us about recounting and mobile voting in 2020, House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy's comeback, and the Democratic Party's identity crisis. They also discuss the student loan crisis and the latest developments from the COVID-19 pandemic.  Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up her books: "An...more

  • I'll Tell You What Else: Peter McMahon Returns

    Nov 15 2020

    This week we're flashing back to September 6th, 2017. This week, Dana's husband, Peter, fills in for Chris. They discuss why Peter became an American citizen, how American business differs from other countries, Brexit, and the NHS! Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up her books: "And The Good News Is..." and "Let Me Tell You About Jasper" Follow Chris Stirewalt on Twitter: @ChrisStirewalt  Subscribe to his political ne...more

  • Like Gettin' Popcorn At The Movies

    Nov 12 2020

    ... it's what you're supposed to do. After engaging in the debate that is going to the dentist during COVID, Dana and Chris discuss the continued aftermath of the 2020 election. They talk about the runoff election in Georgia, the pick of Ron Klain as Chief of Staff and other possible cabinet projections, the relevance of ticket splitters in 2020, and the potential for more COVID stimulus during a lame-duck administration. Plus, Chris answers incumbent defeat trivia and t...more

  • Why We Wait

    Nov 06 2020

    ... anything new? After days of Election Coverage, Dana and Chris reconvene for a catchup session. They discuss how they've fared over the last week, how The Fox News Decision Desk made their call for Arizona and other key states, and how claims of election fraud from the Trump campaign will impact the ultimate election result.  Plus, Chris answers electoral map trivia.  Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up her books: "And The G...more

  • America Is What’s Up

    Nov 02 2020

    Let not your heart be troubled… This week, Dana and Chris join together for a special Election Eve edition of I’ll Tell You What. They discuss what they’re looking to take away from Tuesday’s vote and the similarities of the nation’s suburbs. Plus, Dana gifts Chris with an election night goodie bag and the road to 2024. Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up her books: "And The Good News Is..." and "...more

  • I'll Tell You What Else: No Snooty McSnootingtons

    Nov 01 2020

    This week, we're flashing back to July 25th, 2018. In this episode, Dana fields questions about hair extensions, whether she prefers mountains or the beach, and the restaurant she could eat at for the rest of her life. Plus, Chris answers tough election trivia. Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up her books: "And The Good News Is..." and "Let Me Tell You About Jasper" Follow Chris Stirewalt on Twitter: @ChrisStirewalt ...more

  • Who Would Not Wanna Be Like America?

    Oct 27 2020

    ... well, except for the French. With just one week until election day, Dana and Chris compare notes. They discuss what some recent public opinion polling can tell us about how the election might go, how the millennial vote might impact election outcomes and the week that was on the campaign trail. Plus, Chris answers "extremely difficult balance of power" trivia.  Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up her books: "And The Good Ne...more

  • I’ll Tell You What Else: This Is Like The Anti-Atkins Diet

    Oct 25 2020

    This week we're flashing back to September 12th, 2018. As Chris celebrates the release of his book “Every Man a King,” he and Dana meet in the studio to discuss how he’s faring on the road, promoting his work. They also discuss what the popularity of Taco Bell can teach us about name identification, their favorite local Mexican restaurants, and Ted Cruz’s chances of holding his Senate seat in the midterm. Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Faceb...more

  • Something's Happening

    Oct 20 2020

    ... scrambling hard to get places. With just two weeks until "the end of the election," Dana and Chris discuss all-things 2020. They cover some potential election outcomes, how current polling might differ from the actual election results, the continued conversation around COVID stimulus, and what to expect from a few key Senate races. Plus, mailbag questions, Dana shares her caffeine troubles, and Chris is scolded for loving water. Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and F...more

  • I'll Tell You What Else: Little House On The Prairie Meets The West Wing

    Oct 18 2020

    This week we're flashing back to May 5th, 2016. In this episode, Dana and Chris celebrate the paperback release of Dana's book "And The Good News Is ..." Chris gives his review of the book and asks Dana to share her most highly held pieces of advice for young people beginning their professional careers and adult lives. Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up her books: "And The Good News Is..." and "Let Me Tell You About ...more

  • It’s Actually Someone Else’s Fault

    Oct 15 2020

    ...for the record there’s nothing on my notepad either. This week, Dana and Chris get together to debrief after a week full of Senate confirmation hearings for Supreme Court nominee, Judge Amy Coney Barrett. They break down the political motivations of senators in their questioning of Amy Coney Barrett, Joe Biden’s streak of lucky breaks during his presidential campaign and the likely outcome in 2020 House and Senate races. Plus, Chris dust off his boots for West Virginia trivia. Fol...more

  • I'll Tell You What Else: Riccoon Revisited

    Oct 11 2020

    This week we're flashing back to December 20th, 2017. As the holidays draw near, Dana and Chris answer listener questions. While Dana is responding to a query about Jaspers' namesake though, Chris notices something peculiar in the way Dana pronounces 'raccoon.' Pronunciation nonsense and ringtail jokes ensue. Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up her books: "And The Good News Is..." and "Let Me Tell You About Jasper" Follow Chris...more

  • Blatherskite

    Oct 09 2020

    ... on the road again. This week, Dana and Chris record their second podcast of the week as they brave the country's deluge of political news. They discuss how President Trump's response to having COVID-19, boycotting a virtual debate, and management of stimulus talks have affected his performance in the polls. They also discuss the impact of the Vice Presidential debate (or lack thereof), and the Senate races that are still in play for the Republicans. Plus, Chris endeavors to answer approval r...more

  • More Turns Of The Worm To Turn

    Oct 05 2020

    ...quiet weekend everybody? Dana and Chris quickly catch up about the busy news weekend after President Trump was flown to Walter Reed Medical Center on Friday evening, after contracting coronavirus. They discuss the latest from the President's doctors, what the diagnosis means for his re-election bid and the upcoming Vice Presidential debate.

  • You Gotta Pay The Cost To Be The Boss

    Sep 30 2020

    ... well, that was something. This week, Dana and Chris convene following the first 2020 presidential debate. They discuss their takeaways from President Trump and Vice President Joe Biden's respective performances, the nomination of Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the United States Supreme Court, the potential for voter fraud in this election and the Senate races Chris is keeping his eye on.  Plus, Chris gets in gear for SCOTUS nominee trivia.  Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPeri...more

  • I'll Tell You What Else: He Probably Ate Squirrel

    Sep 27 2020

    This week we're flashing back to January 25th, 2017. As newly sworn-in President Trump prepares to nominate someone to the bench to replace Antonin Scalia, Dana and Chris play Supreme Court Justice trivia. They also discuss who Chris will be rooting for in the 2017 Superbowl, Dana's morning news routine, and Chris' philosophy for writing a new Fox News Halftime Report each day.  Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up her book...more

  • Warm Yourself By The Embers Of A Crackling Partisan Fire

    Sep 22 2020

    ... a Supremely big mess. This week, Dana and Chris discuss how the passing of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg will impact the 2020 elections in both presidential and down ballot races. They also answer mailbag questions and talk about which counties are most in play, the early voting numbers in VA, and more.  Plus, Chris hopes to crush vote tally trivia.  Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up her books: "And The Good N...more

  • I'll Tell You What Else: You Are A Fancy Person

    Sep 20 2020

    This week, we're flashing back to April 4th, 2018. Ahead of Mark Zuckerberg's testimony before the United States Congress, Dana and Chris discuss the interplay of Facebook with governments domestic and abroad. They also discuss the progress Chris has made on editing "Every Man a King," and a prank Dana played on her twitter followers. Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up her books: "And The Good News Is..." and "Let Me Tell You ...more

  • Party On The Rug

    Sep 15 2020

    After getting through the all-important topics of chips and cats, Dana and Chris get into politics. They discuss what a series of recent polling reveals about the Trump campaign's messaging, the nation's hypothetical response to a Trump victory on election day, and what a generic congressional ballot can tell us about the current state of play for the Senate. Plus, Chris tries his hand at trivia Dana calls "so easy it's embarrassing." Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and ...more

  • I'll Tell You What Else: A Master's In Journalism

    Sep 13 2020

    This week, we're flashing back to October 24th, 2018. With less than two weeks remaining before the 2018 midterms, Dana asks Chris how he manages during this busy time. They discuss their "least favorite human attribute," why aspiring journalists might consider studying something else in college or apprenticing, and how the polls continue to impact our expectations about elections at large.  Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up her books:...more

  • Be Of Good Cheer

    Sep 08 2020

    ... frustrated with all the doomsaying.   This week, Dana and Chris discuss Chris' "Five Key Counties to Watch" for the 2020 election, the Republicans who are in better shape than they were in a few key Senate races, and the debate around The Trump Campaign's cash supply.   Plus, Dana gets a fresh coat of Essie "Mademoiselle," we hear listener reviews, and Chris answers presidential cabinet trivia.  Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and ...more

  • I'll Tell You What Else: A Bunch of Horse Hockey

    Sep 06 2020

    This week we're flashing back to September 7th, 2016. With Labor Day behind them and an election around the corner, Dana and Chris discuss what the polls tell them about the 2016 Presidential election. They talk about the importance of knowing how certain demographic groups are going to vote, the difference between likely voters registered voters, and how national polls are conducted. Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up her books: "And T...more

  • The Bump Is In The Eye Of The Beholder

    Sep 01 2020

    ... there is no data on which to base this. This week, Dana and Chris touch on all the action across the country as we inch closer to the 2020 election. They discuss President Trump's response to recent events in Kenosha, Wisconsin, the potential for civil unrest as a result of election complications via mail in balloting, a new stimulus proposal from Senate Republicans, and more. Plus, Chris suffers a hard fall on natural disaster trivia. Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and...more

  • In Memoriam: Tora The Diabetic Cat

    Aug 30 2020

    This week, we're doing a different kind of flashback. For the last four years, Dana has kept listeners (and Chris) updated on the misadventures of Tora, her sister Angie's diabetic cat. Last week, after a long life and a brave health journey, Tora went home to cat heaven. In this episode, we flashback to some of the best Tora moments from the podcast. Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up her books: "And The Good News Is..." and ...more

  • The Lead Pony for 2024

    Aug 25 2020

    ... Great Scott! This week, Dana and Chris check-in after the first night of the Republican National Convention. They discuss all of the action from the evening including speeches by Senator Tim Scott, former UN Ambassador Nikki Haley, and Donald Trump Jr.; and what those speakers tell us about where the GOP is headed. They also touch on the continued controversy around USPS, the resignation of Jerry Falwell Jr. from Liberty University, and an unfortunate passing. Plus, Chris gets a little help ...more

  • I'll Tell You What Else: Live! From the 2016 DNC

    Aug 23 2020

    This week we're flashing back to July 26th, 2016. Dana and Chris record the podcast from the Democratic National Convention. They discuss the resignation of DNC chairwoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Bill Clinton's impending speech in support of his wife and then-presumptive Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton, and President Barack Obama's speech, expected for the following evening. Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up her books: "And The Go...more

  • Places Chris Will Never Go, Things Dana Will Never Eat

    Aug 18 2020

    ... you can take out the quarantine and the year still fits together. This week, Dana and Chris continue their socially-distanced dialogue from different parts of Washington, D.C.. They discuss the first night of the Democratic National Convention, the continued controversy around mail-in ballots and USPS, and how the House and Senate are in play with just 76 days remaining. They also give their latest rundown of television and movie recommendations. Plus, Chris answers VP history.

  • I'll Tell You What Else: The Kamala Before The Storm

    Aug 16 2020

    This week, we're flashing back to January 23rd, 2019. California Senator Kamala Harris has announced her campaign for the Democratic nominee for the 2020 presidential elections. Dana and Chris discuss what she offers as a candidate, how she might differentiate herself from the rest of the Democratic field, and her chances at clinching the nomination. Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up her books: "And The Good News Is..." and "...more

  • History Will Repeat Itself

    Aug 11 2020

    ***This episode was recorded prior to the announcement of Kamala Harris as Joe Biden's running mate*** This week, Dana and Chris discuss all of the news surrounding the 2020 Presidential elections. They revisit the top contenders for Vice President Joe Biden's running mate selection, plans for the Democratic National Convention, Tuesday's primary races in Minnesota and Georgia, and continued violence in many American cities. Plus, Chris answers August 11th world event trivia. Follow Dana Perino ...more

  • I'll Tell You What Else: The Government Is Settling In

    Aug 09 2020

    This week, we're flashing back to February 22nd, 2017. About a month into the Trump Presidency, Dana and Chris discuss the challenge the new administration has filling presidentially appointed federal leadership roles. They also discuss party stances on immigration reform and Dana shares a funny anecdote from her time as press secretary for Congressman Dan Schaefer. Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up her books: "And The Good News Is..."...more

  • Bad Ideas Are Very Popular

    Aug 05 2020

    ... back in the podcast dorm room. Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings-on in the world of politics. This week, Dana has returned to the podcast studio due to tropical storm Isaias. Dana and Chris discuss the three proposed executive orders from the Trump administration in response to COVID-19, Dana's interview with Dr. Jill Biden and Tue...more

  • I'll Tell You What Else: Someone With a Dog Nearly As Famous As Jasper

    Aug 02 2020

    This week we're flashing back to July 24th, 2019. This week, Dana is on vacation. Chris is in-studio, joined by Echelon Insights pollster and Washington Examiner columnist, Kristen Soltis Anderson. They discuss Kristen's new rescue dog Wally and all-things polling. Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up her books: "And The Good News Is..." and "Let Me Tell You About Jasper" Follow Chris Stirewalt on Twitter: @ChrisStirewalt&n...more

  • Grace Coolidge Was A Cool Chick

    Jul 28 2020

    We are speechless… Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings-on in the world of politics. This week, Dana and Chris discuss all of the political action from the White House and Congress as COVID-19 continues to challenge the United States. They discuss the GOP's proposed stimulus bill, unemployment, the return of schools, and President ...more

  • I'll Tell You What Else: A Pocket Full Of Pence

    Jul 26 2020

    This week, we're flashing back to July 15th, 2016. Chris is on the ground in Ohio at the Republican National Convention, and Dana is in the studio in New York. They discuss two big pieces of news from the Trump campaign: President Trump's selection of his vice-presidential candidate, Mike Pence, and the President's self-declaration as the 'law and order' candidate. Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up her books: "And The Good News Is..."&...more

  • Before The Scrunchie Broke

    Jul 22 2020

    ... next week, it'll be on Tuesday. Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings-on in the world of politics. This week, Dana and Chris sound off about technical difficulties and the oppressive mid-Atlantic heat during Dana's vacation week. They discuss posturing from Capitol Hill as Congress attempts to plan additional stimulus legislation, comp...more

  • I'll Tell You What Else: Dana And Stan(ley) Din

    Jul 19 2020

    This week we’re flashing back to November 21st, 2018. Dana is in the studio with her husband, Peter McMahon, while Chris is out with laryngitis. Dana and Peter discuss a couple of pieces of international news including the then-pending British exit from the European Union, French President Emanual Macron’s new fuel tax, and Peter’s “voice for radio." Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up her books: "And The Good New...more

  • Kept Warm By Outrage

    Jul 15 2020

    ... Sessions loses & Sessions wins. Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings-on in the world of politics. This week, Dana and Chris discuss Jeff Sessions' loss in Alabama’s GOP Primary on Tuesday, Democrats who are pushing to end the filibuster in the Senate, the potential for Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg to retire from the Supreme C...more

  • I'll Tell You What Else: A Piece Of Steak As Big As My Face

    Jul 12 2020

    This week, we're flashing back to October 11th, 2017. Chris is in the studio with Dana, and he has the meat sweats. They discuss their childhood homes, an interview Dana did with Condoleezza Rice on flashpoints from the Bush Administration, and how Geroge W. Bush and other former Presidents might think about their political legacies. Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up her books: "And The Good News Is..." and "Let Me Tell You A...more

  • Let Yourself Off The Hook

    Jul 08 2020

    ... an electoral victory. Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings-on in the world of politics. This week, Dana and Chris discuss the SCOTUS's opinion on the Electoral College, President Biden's ability to debate President Trump, and the potential for Republicans to hold on to the Senate. They also touch on the possibility of reopening school...more

  • I'll Tell You What Else: Founding Fathers, They Were All Very Smart

    Jul 05 2020

    This week, we're flashing back to July 3rd, 2018. In anticipation of Independence Day, Dana tasks Chris with two forms of trivia. He is asked to match a Founding Father to a given quote and to name the six signers of the declaration who also signed the constitution. They also discuss government-funded local news, who's funny on twitter, and Producer Jason Bonewald's fashion choices.  Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up her books: "A...more

  • Tweet a Lot, Talk a Lot, Surf the Zeitgeist

    Jul 01 2020

    ... gearing up for an explosive weekend. Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings-on in the world of politics. This week, Dana and Chris look ahead to Independence Day and touch base on their latest culinary feats after a long food-talk hiatus. They also discuss the importance of American history during these unsettled times, and the pandemic...more

  • I'll Tell You What Else: The Crumbs of the Mailbag

    Jun 28 2020

    This week, we're flashing back to July 19th, 2017.  Chris holds the mailbag and Dana answers questions. They cover some of Dana's favorite things about the south, the years she spent in San Diego, her thoughts on truth-telling behind the White House podium, and more.  Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up her books: "And The Good News Is..." and "Let Me Tell You About Jasper" Follow Chris Stirewalt on Twitter: ...more

  • There Are No Historians in the Mob

    Jun 24 2020

    ... lawlessness abounds in America (or at least in the Perino house). Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings-on in the world of politics. This week, Dana and Chris discuss the destruction and defacement of monuments across the country, Senate Democrats' plan to block the GOP police reform Bill, and how President Trump’s reelectio...more

  • I'll Tell You What Else: Politics Days Are Like Dog Years

    Jun 21 2020

    This week we're flashing back to April 26th, 2017. Dana and Chris discuss their thoughts on the first hundred days of Donald Trump’s Presidency. Chris updates Dana on a new Fox News poll weighing the administration's work so far, and both review the new tax legislation from the administration.  Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up her books: "And The Good News Is..." and "Let Me Tell You About...more

  • Americans Talking to Americans

    Jun 17 2020

    ... there is no law that anyone is going to pass that is going to legislate morality. This week, Dana and Chris discuss decisions from the Trump campaign as the President prepares for a rally in Tulsa on Saturday. They also unpack the reputation of New York Governor Andrew Cuomo as more COVID-19 continues, Senator Tim Scott’s response to Democratic criticism, Confederate memorials across the United States, and more.  Plus, Chris tries his hand at literary trivia.  Follow Dana Per...more

  • I'll Tell You What Else: Election Night Rehearsal

    Jun 14 2020

    This week, we're flashing back to November 4th, 2018. Chris and Dana convene at FOX News Headquarters just days before the 2018 midterm elections. They discuss how the news media 'rehearses' for election night, the FOX News Decision Desk's improved polling methods, and some toss up congressional contests.  Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up her books: "And The Good News Is..." and "Let M...more

  • Living Through History

    Jun 10 2020

    ... halfway to 2021. This week, Dana and Chris discuss what Chris calls the "profound shift" in "American attitudes on race in racism" in response to the events following the death of George Floyd. They also talk about congressional action from Capitol Hill following calls to 'defund the police,' and continued 2020 election topics including polling numbers and debate around online and mail-in voting. Plus, Chris is tasked with George H.W. Bush trivia. Follow Dana Perino on Twitter:&nbs...more

  • I'll Tell You What Else: From Behind a Coat Closet

    Jun 07 2020

    This week, we're flashing back to February 8th, 2016.  The 2016 presidential campaign is officially underway, and Dana and Chris record the podcast from New Hampshire. They discuss how pollsters gauge the primaries, President Donald Trump's sizable lead going into the Granite State, and the potential for runner-up Marco Rubio to clinch Republican support and the nomination.   Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up h...more

  • Dana & Chris Address the Nation

    Jun 03 2020

    ....You can be right or you can be happy, but not usually both. This week, Dana and Chris discuss the events of the last week, how they are connected to the election year, and how Americans might begin to respond civically. They also discuss the comparison of the 2020 elections to those of 1968, the location of the Republican National Convention, and new presidential polling numbers.  Plus, Chris answers 1968 election trivia.  Follow Dana Perino on Twitter...more

  • I'll Tell You What Else: That Many Oysters, That Much Coffee

    May 31 2020

    This week, we're flashing back to January 11th, 2017.  As President-elect Donald Trump prepares to take office, Dana and Chris discuss his job approval rating, his most recent press conference, and the Trump administration's perspective plan to repeal and replace Obamacare. Plus, Dana regales Chris with past presidential inauguration dinner menus. Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up her books: "And The Good News Is..." and...more

  • In or Out?

    May 27 2020

    ... a week of un-conventional thinking. Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings-on in the world of politics. This week, Dana and Chris discuss the fate of the Republican National Convention, the weekend's face mask controversy, Joe Biden's possible choice for a running mate and President Trump’s ...more

  • I'll Tell You What Else: You Know What's Funny About Americans?

    May 24 2020

    This week we flashback to May 16th, 2018. With the 2018 midterm elections approaching, Dana and Chris discuss political strategy and the state of the Democratic party. They also examine Bernie Sanders' viability as a presidential candidate and the national mood at large. Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up her books: "And The Good News Is..." and "Let Me Tell You About Jasper" Follow Chris Stirewalt on Twitter: @...more

  • A New New Deal

    May 20 2020

    ... America's door is ajar.  Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings-on in the world of politics. This week, Dana and Chris continue to discuss the federal response to Coronavirus-related economic struggles and how geographic politics might impact the next phase of congressional spending. They also discuss campaign strategies from the B...more

  • I'll Tell you What Else: How Could Anyone Ask If I Eat Cheese?

    May 17 2020

    This week, we're flashing back to February 22nd, 2017. Dana holds the mailbag and asks Chris listener questions. Chris weighs in on bacon jam, his favorite movies, the future of journalism, and more. Dana and Chris also discuss a political up-and-comer.  Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up her books: "And The Good News Is..." and "Let Me Tell You About Jasper" Follow Chris Stirewalt on Twitter: @ChrisStirewalt  S...more

  • Who's Zoomin' Who?

    May 13 2020

    ... everyone gives all the attention to Fresca. Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings-on in the world of politics. This week, Dana and Chris update one another on their weekend birthday celebrations and highlight the importance of resilience. They discuss widespread American unemployment and economic uncertainty and updates from the 2020 e...more

  • I'll Tell You What Else: Drinkin' From a Fire Hose

    May 10 2020

    This week we flashback to August 14th, 2019. Dana recalls August 2005, when she was working in the Bush administration amidst protests, supreme court appointments, and hurricane Katrina. Chris and Dana also discuss the United States relationship with China and foreign nations at large in response to protests in Hong Kong.  Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up her books: "And The Good News Is..." and "Let Me Tell You About J...more

  • From the Orchards of Appalachia

    May 06 2020

    ... something something coronvavirus, something something coronavirus Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings-on in the world of politics. This week, Dana and Chris discuss The White House's coronavirus response and its impact on the 2020 election, the federal government's role at large, and what's next for the United States economy. They al...more

  • I'll Tell You What Else: Every Millennial a King

    May 03 2020

    This week, we're flashing back to March 7th, 2018. Chris and Dana discuss the bump in President Trump's approval rating following the 2018 State of the Union, Chris updates Dana on his writing process as he endeavors to finish his book Every Man a King, and Dana asks Chris for his thoughts on a new Pew Research study on millennial values.  Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up her books: "And The Good News Is..." and&nb...more

  • A Geyser of Blarney

    Apr 29 2020

    …Attribute everything to Oscar Wilde.  Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings-on in the world of politics. This week, Dana and Chris discuss updates from the Biden campaign including the party's reaction to the Tara Reade accusations and the Clinton's role in an election year. They also give their thoughts on Coronavirus crisis ...more

  • I’ll Tell You What Else: This Podcast is a Time Capsule

    Apr 26 2020

    This week, we're flashing back to May 1st, 2019 Joe Biden made his official 2020 campaign announcement a year ago this week. Dana and Chris discuss Senator Bernie Sanders' ability to challenge Biden in the primaries, and both make predictions (none included a worldwide pandemic) about the election based on the assumption that the race will come down to the former Vice President and Donald Trump, come May 2020. Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick...more

  • The Tao of The Corned Beef Sandwich

    Apr 22 2020

    ... on this episode of Narcos This week Dana and Chris check-in from their quarantine quarters. They address the partisan conversation around getting Americans 'back to normal,' updates on the economy, privacy while preventing a pandemic, and fundraising wins for both house democrats and the Biden campaign.  Plus, Chris answers world leader trivia.  Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up her books: "And The Good News Is..." a...more

  • I'll Tell You What Else: Smell You What

    Apr 19 2020

    This week, we're flashing back to June 26th, 2019.  Dana and Chis unpack one study that says despite the intensely partisan political climate, Americans are more similar to one another than they may think. Chris gears up for a speaking event in DC, and Dana explains how she found herself in a smelly situation in the middle of the night.  Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up her books: "And The Good News Is..." and "Let...more

  • Blueberries with Limoncello

    Apr 15 2020

    ... does anyone know what day it is? This week Dana and Chris answer mailbag questions-- mostly on their favorite quarantine eats. They also discuss how Washington has responded to the uncertainty of the U.S. economy, updates on the candidacy of Joe Biden, and the debate over mobile and mail-in voting continues.  Plus, Peter returns for Trivia.  Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up her books:&n...more

  • I'll Tell You What Else: You Can't Spell America Without Me

    Apr 12 2020

    This week, we're flashing back to July 3rd, 2018, I'll Tell You What's Fourth of July episode. Chris comments on "sincere" patriotic expressions, Dana admits to a humbling experience on the New York City streets, and Chris emphasizes the importance of partisanship as President Trump prepares to nominate a new judge to the Supreme Court.  Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up her books: "And The Good News Is..." and ...more

  • Welcome to 'Next Week'

    Apr 08 2020

    ... we're getting through a thing Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings-on in the world of politics. This week, Dana and Chris finally hear listener reviews of the podcast and Dana wins a bet three weeks after losing one. They also discuss election woes during a global pandemic, one op-ed's proposal for a 'unity cabinet,' th...more

  • I’ll Tell You What Else: The Smell of 2016

    Apr 05 2020

    This week, we're flashing back to August 26th, 2016.  Dana and Chris share the origins of the podcast's name, Chris weighs in on an undecided America amidst the 2016 primaries and Dana discusses whether or not she’ll let her husband fly her around.  Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up her books: "And The Good News Is..." and "Let Me Tell You About Jasper" Follow Chris Stirewalt on Twitter: @ChrisStirew...more

  • It's Groundhog Day, Fools

    Apr 01 2020

    … is Dana a Peloton influencer? Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings-on in the world of politics. This week, Dana and Chris survey the nation's political landscape as the Coronavirus wears on and the 2020 election looms. They discuss Joe Biden's candidacy, further congressional spending and American civic duty in times of struggle....more

  • I’ll Tell You What Else: Who's Voting, Who's Crying

    Mar 29 2020

    This week, we're flashing back to April 24th, 2019. Dana and Chris discuss new voter data from the 2018 midterms, Chris listens to 'bro techno', and Dana explains the crying problem she has with her husband.   Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up her books: "And The Good News Is..." and "Let Me Tell You About Jasper" Follow Chris Stirewalt on Twitter: @ChrisStirewalt  Subscribe to his political news note: 'FOX New...more

  • Tin Can Alley

    Mar 25 2020

    This podcast practices social distancing ... Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings-on in the world of politics. This week, Dana and Chris touch base from the comfort of their own homes. They discuss the negotiation of the Coronavirus stimulus package, how Joe Biden might proceed in an election year fraught with a global pandemic,...more

  • Double or Nothing: Is Bernie Out?

    Mar 18 2020

    Life without Twitter is great ... Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings-on in the world of politics. This week, Dana and Chris discuss how the Coronavirus has impacted the economy and the 2020 presidential election, and hypothesize about what post-Coronavirus life will look like. Plus, hear what happens when an erroneous tweet th...more

  • Make Your Bernie-Bets

    Mar 11 2020

    After “Skinny Tuesday” is it time to shave the Sanders fat? Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings on in the world of politics. This week Dana and Chris place their bets on whether or not Bernie Sanders will stay in the race after his performance in the March 10th primaries. They also discuss the Clinton shadow hanging over the ...more

  • Super Wednesday in the Lane Bryant Lounge

    Mar 04 2020

    What just happened?…. Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings on in the world of politics. This week Dana and Chris discuss how candidates performed on Super Tuesday. They discuss political twitter pitfalls and what gets them through long election night coverage. Plus, Chris is in studio with Dana and faces Convention based trivia. Fo...more

  • Bernie or Bust?

    Feb 26 2020

    Establishment Democrats, it might be time to panic … Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings on in the world of politics. This week Dana and Chris give performance reviews for the Democratic candidates after the tenth presidential debate, Chris looks at four scenarios for how the democratic nomination might play out and they discuss P...more

  • Democrats, Choose Your Fighter

    Feb 19 2020

    It's the Bern-Berg-pocalypse... Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings on in the world of politics. This week Dana and Chris discuss the state of the Democratic field ahead of Wednesday night's presidential debate, how the candidates are responding to opposition research and the controversy surrounding President Trump's recent pardons. Plus...more

  • Money Can't Buy You Love

    Feb 13 2020

    Iowa and New Hampshire feelin’ the Bern-igieg-char… Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings on in the world of politics. This week, Dana and Chris discuss the obstacles Biden and Warren’s campaigns face going into Super Tuesday, Michael Bloomberg’s leaked audio regarding “stop and frisk” policy and they s...more

  • Which Mayor Do You Want?

    Feb 10 2020

    Just a couple of dog-faced pony soldiers hanging out in New Hampshire… Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings on in the world of politics. This week Dana and Chris weigh in on the importance of winning the New Hampshire primary, the problem with good candidates with no charisma, what is the state of unity within the Democratic party ...more

  • Iowa Caucus Chaos

    Feb 06 2020

    Americans are torn over the State of the Union... Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings on in the world of politics. This week Dana and Chris weigh in on the confusion surrounding the Iowa Caucus, what the final results mean for the Democratic candidates as they move onto the New Hampshire Primary and a there’s a new study on America...more

  • In Case Of Emergency, Break Bloomberg

    Feb 04 2020

    It’s Monday, we must be in Iowa… It's Monday, we must be in Iowa... Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings on in the world of politics. This week Dana and Chris are together in downtown Des Moines, covering the Iowa caucuses. They discuss the scrapped Iowa poll, if and how Democrats can move on from impeachment and what Michael...more

  • Wang Dang Doodles

    Jan 29 2020

    Is it heaven? No, it’s Iowa... Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings on in the world of politics. This week Dana and Chris discuss what impact Iowa will have on the 2020 Democrats, the latest on the impeachment trial and their predictions for what President Trump will cover in next week’s State of the Union address. Plus, Chris...more

  • How To Survive An Impeachment Trial

    Jan 24 2020

    Ladies and Gentleman…flight 710 to Hong Kong is now boarding Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings on in the world of politics. This week Chris explains the changes to this year’s Iowa caucus, Dana explains how she stays occupied during the impeachment hearings and the dynamic duo discuss the curious candidacy of Michael Bloom...more

  • Pulling the Whistle Pig Out of the Tree Stump

    Jan 15 2020

    Can we get a rebate on that debate... Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings on in the world of politics. This week Dana and Chris recap the last Democratic debate before the Iowa Caucus and New Hampshire primary, discuss the latest U.S. – China trade deal and Dana shares what she learned at tennis camp. Plus, Chris answers trivia.

  • FOX News Decision Desk Director Arnon Mishkin on Primaries and Polls

    Jan 08 2020

    Arnon you glad it’s election year.... Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings on in the world of politics. This week Chris is joined by special guest Arnon Mishkin, Director of the FOX News Decision Desk. Chris and Arnon take a dive deep into where we stand less than a month before Iowa, the stark differences between Biden & Bernie...more

  • Reading Into 2020

    Jan 01 2020

    Happy New Year…. Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings on in the world of politics. This week Dana and Chris discuss some of their favorite books from the Perino and Stirewalt Book Club.  Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up her books: "And The Good News Is..." and&...more

  • A Perino and Stirewalt Christmas

    Dec 25 2019

    We are simply having a wonderful Christmas time… Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings on in the world of politics. This week, Dana and Chris are joined by Peter McMahon, Dana's husband, for their annual Christmas podcast. Peter explains the different holiday traditions in the U.K. and U.S., Peter and Chris compete in a trivia chall...more

  • Waxy And Disappointing

    Dec 18 2019

    Giving the gift of impeachment this holiday season… Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings on in the world of politics. This week Dana and Chris discuss obstacles Democrats are facing after moving forward with impeachment, the most recent FOX News Poll regarding the 2020 candidates and Dana shares a story about a special delivery. Pl...more

  • I'll Tell U.K. What

    Dec 13 2019

    A big win for Boris… Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings on in the world of politics. Dana and Chris present a special edition of I’ll Tell You What. Esteemed guest Peter McMahon, Dana’s husband joins the podcast to discuss the U.K. election results, what British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has planned going forward a...more

  • Text Me

    Dec 11 2019

    Do you G what I.G. ... Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings on in the world of politics. This week, Dana and Chris discuss Inspector General Horowitz's report, analyze recent changes in 2020 Democratic front-runner status, and the differences between New Joe Biden and Old Joe Biden. Plus, see how Chris does this week in trivia.

  • Kale Salad, Hold The Chicken Tenders

    Dec 04 2019

    Kamala gotta go... Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings on in the world of politics. This week Dana and Chris discuss the thinning field of 2020 Democratic candidates after Kamala Harris dropped out of the race, former Mayor Mike Bloomberg’s new campaign ad and they recapped their Thanksgiving weekend. Plus, Chris answers tough list...more

  • Social Anxiety Yoga

    Nov 27 2019

    All aboard the gravy train... Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings on in the world of politics. This week Dana and Chris agree that Election Day should be a national holiday, they discuss the downward spiral of Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren and share their Thanksgiving plans. Plus, trivia. Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @Dan...more

  • Are You Gonna Eat That?

    Nov 22 2019

    That was a week... Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings on in the world of politics. This week Dana and Chris discuss the week that was on Capitol Hill, a snoozer of a debate in Atlanta and a road trip comedy with President Trump and Senator Romney. And there's trivia. Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook...more

  • Surprise!

    Nov 18 2019

    Did you miss us? Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings on in the world of politics. Dana and Chris pop up for a quick hitter. It's like your normal I'll Tell You What Podcast but on 1.5x speed. And there's trivia.  Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick up her books: "And The Good N...more

  • Only The Best

    Nov 15 2019

    Where is everybody... Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings on in the world of politics. This week, in the absence of Dana and Chris, producer Jason Bonewald celebrates the four year anniversary of the podcast with a rare “Best of” episode. Follow Dana Perino on Twitter: @DanaPerino and Facebook  Plus pick u...more

  • A Recount? For Bevin's Sake

    Nov 06 2019

    There’s Blue on the Ballot… Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings on in the world of politics. This week, Dana and Chris discuss the recent 2019 election results in Virginia and Kentucky, some obstacles facing Senator Elizabeth Warren’s presidential campaign and Chris breaks the listener review embargo. Plus, Chris tries...more

  • I Already Don’t Like It

    Oct 30 2019

    It Scherzer looks like we’re going to have a Game Seven... Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings on in the world of politics. This week, Dana and Chris discuss the top three Democratic presidential candidates they believe have the best chance to clinch the nomination, they weigh in on the unrest in Lebanon and Chris tells Dana all ab...more

  • A Grumbling Appendix

    Oct 23 2019

    Quid Pro Woe’s… Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings on in the world of politics. This week, Dana and Chris discuss their concerns over the first ever Russia-Africa Summit, they react to the most recent Monmouth University Poll, and find out why Dana almost had to cancel the podcast taping this week. Plus, Chris looks at Pres...more

  • Resting Pete Face

    Oct 16 2019

    A good day to not talk about baseball.... Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt Fox News Politics Editor run through the daily goings on in the world of politics. This week, Dana and Chris give thoughts on the fourth Democratic Presidential primary debate, the continued controversy between the NBA and China and Dana has fun with Chris’s new memoji. Plus, Chris answers some primary trivi...more