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London, UK  — Laura Schwartz, former advisor to President Clinton and non-partisan international commentator, and her fellow podcasting team of the ITV News hit Podcast, “Will Trump Win” and “Trump Lost! What Now?” are THRILLED to be awarded the prestigious Drum Awards “Podcast of the Year” Award.

“We are all thrilled! This started out and always remained as a news podcast that was based on credibility of our conversations, inclusiveness of ideas and inclusion of our listeners – it is wonderful to see it recognized. Thank you to my Podcast Pals, ITV News and all our listeners”.

— Laura Schwartz


The critically acclaimed and now “Podcast of the Year” began in August 2020 titled: “Will Trump Win” and after that question was answered the podcast morphed into its current iteration “Trump Lost! What Now?” Along the way has seen incredible guests and has gained loyal dedicated listeners the world over.

The podcast is comprised of outstanding talent. In addition to Laura in America the podcast is lead by UK Presenter Daniel Hewitt, ITV Washington Correspondent and Bureau Chief Robert Moore with digital analysis by Fred Dimbleby.

The Drum Awards is a global awards programme which recognizes best practice and the best people from across the journalism and communications industry. The Drum Awards for Online Journalism and Media was announced in a live virtual ceremony from London 30 April 2021 and you can read more about the awards here.

“Trump lost! What now?” is available at itv news and subscribe wherever you get your podcasts, including Apple Podcasts and Spotify.


About ITV News

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About Laura Schwartz

International Commentator, Professional Emcee, Keynote Speaker and Author Laura Schwartz knows how to make live events succeed.  Whether hosting a corporate event or delivering a keynote on stage, Laura brings the experience and energy to make your message resonate with any audience! Laura was voted by as one of the 100 Most Influential People in the International Events Industry in 2019 and 2020.

For more information on or to schedule Laura to speak, please contact Ashley Brooks at or 312-767-7415.