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The team behind Meet the Press and the NBC News Political Unit brings you the most important political stories of the day. From the White House to midterm races, we’ll bring you the latest data from the NBC/WSJ poll, election ratings and analysis every day, in time for your evening commute.

The team behind Meet the Press and the NBC News Political Unit brings you the most important political stories of the day. From the White House to midterm races, we’ll bring you the latest data from the NBC/WSJ poll, election ratings and analysis every day, in time for your evening commute.
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The team behind Meet the Press and the NBC News Political Unit brings you the most important political stories of the day. From the White House to midterm races, we’ll bring you the latest data from the NBC/WSJ poll, election ratings and analysis every day, in time for your evening commute.

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Episodes

Harris' rise and fall, plus lessons for other candidates

12/4/2019
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Carrie Dann answers the question of the hour: Why did Kamala Harris peak and crash so rapidly? It turns out that sometimes what's on paper doesn't always translate into political results. Harris though, leaves behind important lessons for Democrats still in the 2020 race.

Duration:00:04:44

This big factor supersedes politics in deciding how you perceive climate change

12/3/2019
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Sure, politics plays a major role in how the public perceives climate change, Pew Research finds. But Carrie Dann digs deeper and finds that even if you're a Republican, geography plays a role as well.

Duration:00:04:39

What we can learn from Bullock's 2020 exit

12/2/2019
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Carrie Dann discusses what went wrong for the guy who looked like he could maybe fill a hole in the Democratic presidential race lineup: Montana Gov. Steve Bullock.

Duration:00:05:04

Democratic disconnect: Candidates pivot on impeachment

11/22/2019
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Mark Murray takes a looks at the Democratic candidates' responses to impeachment at Wednesday's debate. The take-away: presidential candidates don't want to discuss impeachment as much as their counterparts in the House.

Duration:00:04:26

Only Iowa will tell us if Biden's gaffes matter

11/21/2019
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Melissa Holzberg looks at Joe Biden's predictably unpredictable debate performance Wednesday night and how one state will be the barometer for how much this latest awkwardness matters.

Duration:00:03:45

Tonight's debate to unveil FOURTH front-runner

11/20/2019
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Melissa Holzberg details how past Democratic debates have affected the horserace and what may come from Wednesday night. With Pete Buttigieg on the rise in Iowa, he'll likely be in the hot seat — maybe even more so than Joe Biden, Elizabeth Warren, and Bernie Sanders.

Duration:00:03:52

Buttigieg continues to surge in Iowa, Warren, Biden fall behind

11/19/2019
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In the latest Des Moines Register/CNN/Mediacom poll, Pete Buttigieg has surged to the front of the 2020 pack. But in South Carolina, he continues to poll at less than 1% among black voters.

Duration:00:04:09

Louisiana election marks tie-breaker for GOP and Dems in 2019

11/15/2019
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Melissa Holzberg looks at Saturday's gubernatorial election in Louisiana. Voters will either re-elect John Bel Edwards (D) or elect Eddie Rispone (R). Importantly though, this election is a tie-breaker for Republicans and Democrats in the 2019 election cycle and could have major implications for 2020 campaigns.

Duration:00:03:40

Jury duty could pull senators off the presidential campaign trail

11/14/2019
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Carrie Dann discusses how the 2020 Democratic primary will be affected by impeachment going forward. The Senate's constitutional duty to convict or acquit a president charged with impeachment could pull six senators running for president off of the campaign trail and into a trial instead. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:03:22

Does Warren have room to rise or has she hit her ceiling?

11/13/2019
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Melissa Holzberg looks at the latest 2020 polls, which show Elizabeth Warren trailing some of her competitors — in stark contrast with summer poll results. Warren may be safe from her counterparts' attacks as her frontrunner status wavers, but is that a sign of something bigger?

Duration:00:04:20

Can Bloomberg "pull a Reagan"?

11/12/2019
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As 96% of undecided voters say "we're good" with the current 2020 choices, Melissa Holzberg discusses the possibility: Does an eleventh-hour candidate like former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg have a shot?

Duration:00:03:54

Is Bloomberg the big-tent candidate Democrats desire?

11/8/2019
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Mark Murray dissects Michael Bloomberg's recent decision to file for a Democratic primary. Could Bloomberg be the big-tent Democrat that unites the party or just another white, older, East Coast candidate? This is of course, is Bloomberg actually pursues a run.

Duration:00:04:07

This Alabama seat ain't big enough for the two of 'em

11/7/2019
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NBC's Carrie Dann discusses who's running in the Alabama Senate race where Democrat Doug Jones is particularly vulnerable. Candidates include Rep. Bradley Byrne (R-AL), former Auburn football coach Tommy Tuberville, scandal-ridden Roy Moore, and finally, Trump's former AG Jeff Sessions.

Duration:00:03:58

Election hot take: Republicans in Kentucky and Virginia disappoint Trump

11/6/2019
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NBC's Carrie Dann analyzes Tuesday's election results, which include a gubernatorial gain by a Democrat in ruby red Kentucky and total legislative control for Democrats in a formerly purple Virginia. President Trump's plea for a Republican victory was not victorious.

Duration:00:04:11

GOP plays defense in Kentucky, Mississippi and Virginia

11/5/2019
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Carrie Dann explains the races in three states where Republicans are facing some tough contests.

Duration:00:03:23

NBC News/WSJ poll shows a stark reality for Democrats on impeachment

11/4/2019
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Carrie Dann dives deep into our latest poll to uncover unsettling numbers for both parties.

Duration:00:04:17

All politics is local? Not with Trump in office.

11/1/2019
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NBC's Mark Murray dissects former Speaker of the House Tip O'Neill's famous comment that "all politics is local." In the Trump era, that statement no longer holds—just look at the latest campaign ads in state-wide races.

Duration:00:04:18

Trump polls below Bill Clinton but holds party together on impeachment vote

10/31/2019
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NBC's Carrie Dann compares Congress' latest vote formalizing the impeachment inquiry into President Trump to that involving President Clinton. Whereas dozens of House Dems broke party ranks in the nineties, zero GOP members abandoned Trump today. Interesting enough, Clinton held a higher approval rating than Trump currently does.

Duration:00:04:30

Obama on political "woke"-ness: "You should get over that"

10/30/2019
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NBC's Carrie Dann takes a look at President Obama's latest comments on the 2020 presidential race — a subject he's been surprisingly quiet on. According to the former president, ideological purity tests just aren't fair when it comes to politics. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:04:37

Tom Steyer spent $30M to introduce you to a man named Tom Steyer

10/29/2019
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There's one key difference between Tom Steyer and some of the other 2020 folks in "1 percent ville," Carrie Dann says. That's $30 million dollars and the qualifications for the next debate. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:03:37