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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Biden vs. Trump?

Donald Trump seems to have singled former Vice President Joe Biden as his Democratic rival for 2020. CNN Political Director David Chalian reviews Trump's latest tweets about Biden and discusses how the rivalry between these two candidates is unfolding.


 2019-04-29  8m

The Biden Rollout

Joe Biden has dominated the news cycle for the past 24 hours since announcing yesterday that he is officially joining the 2020 race. CNN Political Director David Chailan is joined by CNN Washington Correspondent Jeff Zeleny to discuss how Biden changes the field, the strengths he brings to the race, and some of the initial obstacles he faces.


 2019-04-26  30m

Joe Biden

Today after months of waiting, Former Vice President Joe Biden made the long anticipated announcement that he is joining the 2020 presidential race. CNN Political Director David Chalian breaks down the strategy behind Biden's announcement video and discusses what obstacles Biden might face as he leans in to 2020.


 2019-04-25  15m

Town Hall Bonanza

Last night CNN hosted five back to back presidential town halls with Senators Amy Klobuchar, Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders, Kamala Harris, and Mayor Pete Buttigieg. CNN Political Director David Chalian reviews some of the highlights from the town halls and looks at what these key takeaways could mean for the candidates moving forward towards the presidential debates.


 2019-04-24  18m

Warren's New Education Plan

Today Senator Elizabeth Warren unveiled a new education policy hours before she is scheduled to participate in one of CNN's five back to back presidential town halls. CNN Political Director David Chalian discusses the strategy of this move before Warren takes the stage tonight among her Democratic competitors Klobuchar, Sanders, Harris, and Buttigieg.


 2019-04-23  8m

Takeaways from the Mueller Report

The much anticipated redacted Mueller report was released to the public and Congress just a few hours ago. CNN Political Director David Chalian discusses the new information learned from the report and what might be expected from Congress going forward.


 2019-04-18  14m

Donald Trump is Paying Attention to the Opposition

Bernie Sanders appeared in a town hall on Fox News and Donald Trump seems to have been displeased by this move from his favored news network. CNN Political Director David Chalian discusses Trump's reaction tweets and looks into the two candidates Trump singled out as his main opponents across the aisle.


 2019-04-17  10m

The Money Race - First Quarter

As of midnight last night all of the first quarter 2020 candidates fundraising numbers have been filed with the FEC. CNN Political Director David Chalian looks at what new information can be learned from these numbers and discusses what a candidate's fundraising could suggest about their future in the presidential race.


 2019-04-16  12m

Mayor Pete Enters the Race

Over the weekend South Bend, Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg officially announced his candidacy for the presidency. CNN Political Director David Chalian discusses the highlights of the Mayor's announcement along with some of the challenges he may face as he enters the race.


 2019-04-15  10m

Buttigieg v Pence

Democratic presidential candidate hopeful and Mayor of South Bend, Indiana Pete Buttigieg has gone head to head with Vice President and former Governor of Indiana Mike Pence over comments concerning Buttigieg's sexuality. CNN Political Director David Chalian reviews the headlines of this argument and discusses how the politics of this conflict may contribute to the upcoming campaigns.


 2019-04-13  8m