The Daily DC

CNN's Political Director David Chalian lives, breathes, and sleeps politics, so who better to help make sense of the ever-shifting political landscape? Join David and his colleagues as they ask tough questions, provide insight and analysis, and help you separate the political signal from the noise. Every weekday.

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Joe Biden vs. Cory Booker

The Biden campaign is entering day two of the fallout from the former Vice President's comments about working with two segregationist senators, even though he had different opinions than them, during his time in the Senate. CNN Political Director David Chalian discusses the response from one of Biden's 2020 rivals, Senator Cory Booker, and the continued reaction from the Biden campaign.


 2019-06-21  10m

Joe Biden's Segregationist Storytelling

Joe Biden is facing heavy criticism for a story he told highlighting two segregationist senators as people with whom he disagreed, but with whom he could work to accomplish progress in the Senate. CNN Political Director David Chalian reviews Biden's comments, analyses responses from some of Biden's 2020 opponents, and discusses the reaction coming from the Biden campaign.


 2019-06-20  11m

Donald Trump's 2020 Launch

Tonight Donald Trump will hold his official campaign reelection launch rally in Orlando, Florida. CNN Political Director David Chalian discusses Trump's actions going into this rally and analyses the president's strategy as he gears up to focus more effort on a bid for reelection.


 2019-06-18  8m

The Democratic Debate Line Ups

The candidate lineups for the two nights of the first 2020 Democratic presidential debate was announced today. CNN Political Director David Chalian is joined in studio with CNN Political Reporter Dan Merica to discuss the lineups and what this breakdown may mean for candidates individual strategies going into the first debate.


 2019-06-14  26m

Trump's Invitation to Foreign Actors

After two years of claiming "no collusion," Trump essentially said he was ready and willing to collude with foreign actors in an interview with George Stephanopoulus yesterday on ABC News. CNN Political Director David Chalian discusses Trump's unprecedented comments and the responses, or lack there of, from other political leaders.


 2019-06-13  7m

Bernie Sanders and Democratic Socialism

Today while announcing his proposal for a 21st Century economic bill of rights, Bernie Sanders continued his push for the political philosophy that has driven his public career. CNN Political Director David Chalian discusses Sanders' remarks and analyses the political strategy behind this push.


 2019-06-12  10m

Missing the Front Runner

Joe Biden missed a major Iowa Democratic campaign event due to his granddaughter's graduation, but his opponents are not afraid to fill the vacuum. CNN Political Director David Chalian discusses the state of play in the first-in-the-nation Hawkeye State with some brand new CNN/Des Moines Register poll numbers.


 2019-06-10  10m

Welcome to the Democratic Primary, Joe Biden

Last night at a DNC event, Joe Biden reversed course on his decades long position on the Hyde Amendment. CNN Political Director David Chalian discusses this switch and what events lead up to Biden's change in opinion.


 2019-06-08  14m

2020 Poll Numbers

A new CNN/SRS poll was released today looking at the national picture of the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination race. CNN Political Director David Chalian discusses these numbers and highlights the insights these polls show into the candidates' bases.


 2019-06-04  10m

Democrats Poll Position on Impeachment

A brand new CNN/SSRS national poll covering the president's standing, impeachment, Robert Mueller, and more has been released. CNN Political Director David Chalian reviews these numbers and discusses what they say about America's current political climate.


 2019-06-03  9m