As 2019 draws to a close, Political Junkie Ken Rudin remembers the lawmakers and newsmakers from the world of politics who passed away this year. Ken interviews their colleagues, friends and the journalists who covered them, to reflect on their passions and chronicle their accomplishments. Join us for the Political Junkie 2019 Remembrances Special, as we recount these individuals’ contributions to political history, and honor their commitments to public service.
This special episode will be released to our podcast subscribers on Thursday, December 19, and airing on many public radio stations throughout late-December and early-January.
Listen to Past Specials
Political Junkie 2018 Remembrances Special
Political Junkie 2017 Remembrances Special
Political Junkie 2016 Remembrances Special
Political Junkie 2015 Remembrances Special
Political Junkie 2014 Remembrances Special
Carriage Information for Stations
Political Junkie’s 2019 Remembrances Special is distributed to public radio stations by PRX. The special is a standalone, evergreen program that is suitable for use at any time throughout the winter holidays and into the new year.
Publication Date: Evening of Thursday, December 19
Recommended Air Window: Friday, December 20, 2019 to Sunday, January 5, 2020
Carriage Fee: 270 PRX points
The one-hour special follows our standard program clock.
Stations who already air an ongoing subscription to our weekly show will receive the program files for this special at no extra cost.
Please contact us if you would like additional information or have any further questions about airing the special.