The Washington Post’s “Presidential” podcast has surpassed 1 million downloads on iTunes roughly two months after its launch. More than 100,000 listeners download the podcast each week. This number does not include those who listen to the podcast directly from The Washington Post site.
In each weekly episode, “Presidential” examines the leadership style of one American president, starting with George Washington and ending with the 45th president, when he or she is elected into office on November 8th. Specials guests have included legendary Washington Post journalist Bob Woodward and Pulitzer Prize-winning historian David McCullough.