What Will The US Election Mean For The UK? Listen To Running Mate, Our American Politics Podcast For Brits

The ninth episode of our podcast about November's vote asks whether the UK government would prefer Trump or Biden in the White House.

Running Mate is a US election podcast – just for Brits. In our ninth episode, we look at what the result will mean for the UK, which has spent the last four years cosying up to Donald Trump

Host Graeme Demianyk speaks to Kiran Stacey of the Financial Times and HuffPost UK’s Rachel Wearmouth about the UK-US “special relationship” and whether Downing Street is starting to look to build bridges with Joe Biden, the Democratic candidate currently leading in the polls. What will a win for either candidate mean for the prized trade deal with the US?

We also chatted to HuffPost’s climate, energy and environmental politics correspondent Alex Kaufman about America’s impact on the planet and whether another four years of Trump will be disastrous.

Listen to the ninth episode of Running Mate above. There’ll be a new episode to download every Monday – find it by searching for Running Mate on any good podcast platform, and get involved in the conversation on social media by using our hashtag #HPRunningMate.


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