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"This is Not A Third Obama Term"

CNN Political Briefing

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  • 8 days ago
  • 07:45

In his first interview to air since the official transition began, President-elect Joe Biden sat down to set expectations about his administration. Nia-Malika Henderson explains the tough job Biden will have appeasing progressives while making room for Republicans. Plus, the Republican in-fighting wages on in Georgia, and finally, President Trump weighs the possibility of pardoning former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn.  To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

The Closest Trump Will Get To Conceding

CNN Political Briefing

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  • 9 days ago
  • 09:16

President-elect Joe Biden unveiled his diverse cabinet nominees today. David Chalian breaks down the stark contrast drawn with President Trump's first cabinet, and how after two and a half weeks of a stalled transition, the General Services Administration has finally ascertained President-elect Biden's win. Plus, President Trump pardons the Thanksgiving turkey, but could he have other pardons up his sleeve during his final days in office? To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

Why Biden’s Cabinet Picks Matter

CNN Political Briefing

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  • 10 days ago
  • 08:27

As President-elect Biden unveils his first Cabinet nominees, President Trump faces a critical week in his last-ditch effort to cling to power. David Chalian breaks down Biden’s new picks and this week’s critical certification deadlines for key states. Plus, why Trump is unlikely to concede the election as long as he can keep his fundraising numbers up.  To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

Trump Knows, He Just Doesn't Care

CNN Political Briefing

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  • 13 days ago
  • 08:32

As President Trump continues to put himself above the country, more Republicans are telling him to concede. David Chalian discusses what effect that will have, plus Biden showing he is on the job by meeting with top Democratic lawmakers. And with the year closing and no Covid-19 relief bill in sight, the Treasury Secretary has decided to let important Federal Reserve emergency lending programs expire. To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy

Rudy Giuliani Has Lost it

CNN Political Briefing

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  • 14 days ago
  • 07:39

In a bizarre scene, Rudy Giuliani and the Trump legal team host a press conference promoting wild election conspiracy theories. David Chalian reacts to that as well as how despite the chaos, President-elect Biden and Vice President-elect Harris are doing their best to informally proceed with their transition. Plus, will continuing to question the results in the Georgia presidential election hurt the GOP in the Senate runoffs? To learn more about how CNN protects listener privacy, visit cnn.com/privacy