The Chuck ToddCast: Meet the Press

Chuck Todd at his best – unscripted, informed and focused on what really matters in the 2020 presidential race. Join Chuck each Wednesday as he talks with top reporters from the nation’s capital, plus exclusive sit-down interviews and on-the-ground dispatches from across the campaign trail.

Tous les épisodes

  • 21.01.2021
    48 MB

    "No power but what voters give you:" Joshua Johnson, Michael Kruse and Marc Ambinder

    Michael Kruse, senior staff writer at Politico, and Joshua Johnson, host of “The Week with Joshua Johnson” on MSNBC, join Chuck to talk about former President Trump's exit from Washington. Plus, national security reporter Marc Ambinder looks at how the Biden presidency will react to the insurgent attack on the Capitol.
  • 20.01.2021
    23 MB

    President Biden's full inaugural address: 'Democracy has prevailed'

    President Joe Biden delivers his inaugural address after being sworn in as the 46th president.
  • 18.01.2021
    4 MB

    First Ladies: How falling spousal approval ratings reveal partisanship

    In the latest NBC News poll, Jill Biden's favorability falls as partisanship rises. Carrie Dann reports.
  • 15.01.2021
    43 MB

    McConnell's calculus: Paul Kane & Carrie Dann on the next steps, plus Chuck looks to the Biden administration

    Washington Post Senior Congressional correspondent Paul Kane joins Carrie Dann to talk about the politics of impeachment. Chuck and Carrie discuss the Biden team's plans for the first six months.
  • 13.01.2021
    2 MB

    President Trump's second impeachment goes forward

    Chuck shares a quick note about the House's second impeachment of President Trump.
  • 11.01.2021
    7 MB

    One precedent Trump is (kind of) upholding? Skipping the inauguration of his successor

    Carrie Dann looks back in time to see why some previous presidents skipped the inaugurations of their successors.
  • 07.01.2021
    39 MB

    The aftermath: Dan Balz, Amy Walter and Eddie Glaude, Jr.

    Dan Balz, Washington Post Chief Correspondent, Amy Walter, National Editor for the Cook Political Report, and Eddie Glaude, Jr. Princeton professor, talk to Chuck Todd about the attack on the Capitol and the president's role in stoking violence.
  • 06.01.2021
    3 MB

    Georgia results realign Southern politics and Republican party calculus

    Chuck Todd returns with a recap from the Georgia Senate runoffs, which could have wide-reaching impacts on politics and campaigns for years to come.
  • 04.01.2021
    5 MB

    Georgia Senate runoff costs more than a Da Vinci's worth of TV ads

    Back with a big number for the week, Carrie Dann tracks the historic ad spending underway in the two Georgia Senate runoffs.
  • 16.12.2020
    35 MB

    If it's December, Congress has a long to-do list: Carl Hulse & Leigh Ann Caldwell

    Carl Hulse, Chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times and Leigh Ann Caldwell, NBC News correspondent covering Congress, join Chuck to talk about negotiations over a Covid relief bill.
  • 13.12.2020
    32 MB

    Sen. Lamar Alexander: "It's fair to allow candidates to contest elections"

    In an exclusive interview with Meet the Press, retiring Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) talks to Chuck Todd about President Trump's efforts to overturn the election and the upcoming electoral college vote.
  • 10.12.2020
    46 MB

    How Trump's attempts to undo the election give Biden room for his cabinet unveil

    Annie Linskey, National Political Reporter for the Washington and Alex Thompson, reporter for Politico and co-author of the Transition Playbook join Chuck to talk about the Biden transition. And Sarah Isgur, senior writer for The Dispatch, discusses a new poll from the Knight Foundation on how Americans view the election.
  • 02.12.2020
    31 MB

    Little fires, everywhere: Trump Administration returns to form

    Some time in the future, if you want to remind yourself what life was like during the Trump administration, you could think back to today and you’d have a good sense of how Washington operated. Reid Epstein, Politics reporter at the New York Times, and Janet Hook, National Political Reporter at the Los Angeles Times join Chuck.
  • 02.12.2020
    2 MB

    Season 4 of The Oath with Chuck Rosenberg

    As a bonus for The Chuck ToddCast listeners, we’re sharing a special preview of “The Oath with Chuck Rosenberg.” “The Oath” returns for Season 4 with more revealing conversations with fascinating men and women who took an oath to serve America. In the first episode, Chuck talks with former FBI Director, Robert Mueller, about his service in Vietnam and his ascent through the Justice Department to become the FBI Director. Listen to the first episode and subscribe to the series:
  • 18.11.2020
    51 MB

    Trump stonewalls democracy: Dan Balz & Katie Glueck, plus Democratic polling expert David Shor

    Chief Correspondent for the Washington Post, Dan Balz, and Katie Glueck, national politics reporter for the New York Times, join Chuck to talk about the Biden transition effort and Republican resistance. Democratic polling expert David Shor talks through lessons learned from the 2020 vote.
  • 12.11.2020
    40 MB

    We're in the middle of a realignment: Carrie Dann, Mark Murray & Dante Chinni

    As the vote continues to come in, Chuck is joined by the NBC News Political Unit to sift through what we've learned so far about the picture captured by the 2020 election.
  • 06.11.2020
    39 MB

    What we've learned: 2016 wasn't an outlier

    As we wait for the final numbers, Chuck is joined by Kasie Hunt to discuss the early lessons from the 2020 election.
  • 04.11.2020
    4 MB

    Welcome to election week: Update from the NBC News Political Unit

    As we wait for more results, Carrie Dann shares an episode of the Lid. The ToddCast will be back later this week.
  • 28.10.2020
    36 MB

    The Final Countdown: Amy Walter & Larry Sabato

    National Editor for the Cook Political Report, Amy Walter, and Larry Sabato, Director of Politics at the University of Virginia, talk to Chuck about the race for the White House and the down-ballot contests to watch on election night.
  • 21.10.2020
    46 MB

    Congressional GOP feel the pressure as Trump poll numbers remain low

    Kasie Hunt and Brendan Buck discuss the chances for a Covid relief bill in the House. Glenn Plaskin recalls his 1990 interview with Donald Trump.
  • 16.10.2020
    47 MB

    The 2020 fight for Florida: Marc Caputo, Beth Reinhard & filmmaker Billy Corben

    In the final installment of Florida Florida Florida, the Chuck ToddCast returns with a 2020 Florida-centric panel. Politico correspondent Marc Caputo and Washington Post reporter Beth Reinhard talk about their years covering politics in the sunshine state. Documentary filmmaker Billy Corben talks to Chuck about his new film, "537 Votes."
  • 15.10.2020
    33 MB

    Episode 5: Nightmare scenarios and the long reach of the 2000 recount

    Florida Florida Floirda: Episode 5. Two decades after the 2000 recount, the results can still be felt today in the way campaigns are staffed, media messages are created and how courts view elections. Susan Glasser, Barton Gellman and Nathan Persily join the discussion.
  • 14.10.2020
    45 MB

    Episode 4: How Bush v. Gore could come back in 2020

    Florida Florida Florida Episode 4: When the recount began, it wasn't a foregone conclusion that the result would be decided by the Supreme Court. But now that the Court has gotten involved in elections, its effect can still be felt today. Featuring interviews with Laurence Tribe, Pete Williams, Ben Ginsburg and others.
  • 13.10.2020
    37 MB

    Episode 3: The Brooks Brothers Riot; or Republicans embrace civil disobedience

    Florida Florida Florida, Episode 3: The Bush team deployed a 4-pronged strategy during the recount, including something very new for Republicans: public protest. Featuring interviews with Ted Cruz, John Bolton, Al Cardenas and Matt Schlapp.
  • 12.10.2020
    26 MB

    Episode 2: Election Night Chaos & The Messaging Battle

    Lesson 3: Work the refs. Election night showed the importance of pushing back against the news media when the story wasn't going the way the campaigns expected.Lesson 4: Stay on message.After election night, the team with the tightest control over messaging would gain an advantage.Featuring interviews with Joe Lieberman, Tom Brokaw, Lester Holt, Betsy Fischer Martin and others.
  • 11.10.2020
    33 MB

    Florida Florida Florida, Episode 1: Butterfly ballots & Butterfly effects

    Meet the Press introduces: Florida Florida Florida. In this new five-part series, Chuck Todd looks back at the enduring political lessons of the 2000 presidential recount. Lesson 1: Every election is the most important election of our lifetimes.Lesson 2: Candidates Matter.Featuring interviews with Stuart Stevens, Tad Devine, "Mac" Stipanovich, Lucy Morgan and archival recordings from NBC News.
  • 08.10.2020
    27 MB

    Trump passes on stimulus with weeks before election: Anna Palmer & Jake Sherman

    Anna Palmer & Jake Sherman, co-authors of Politico's Playbook, join Chuck to talk about the frozen negotiations over a covid relief bill.
  • 30.09.2020
    31 MB

    The "train wreck" debate: Jennifer Palmieri & Al Cardenas

    Al Cardenas, the former chair of the Florida GOP and worked on President George W. Bush’s campaign, and Obama’s White House Communications Director, Jennifer Palmieri, join Chuck to talk about the first Trump-Biden debate.
  • 23.09.2020
    32 MB

    How the fight to replace Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg will deepen divisions

    NBC News Correspondent Leigh Ann Caldwell talks to Chuck about the steps the Senate is taking to replace the late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. David French, senior editor at the Dispatch, discusses the long-term implications of Republicans' flip-flop on late-term court fights.
  • 17.09.2020
    55 MB

    Peter Strzok defends Trump investigation; SciAm defends Biden endorsement

    A peak at Russia's cards during the next election with former FBI Counterintelligence Officer Peter Strzok and Scientific American Editor in Chief Laura Helmuth discusses the publication's decision to endorse a candidate for the first time in 175 years.
  • 10.09.2020
    39 MB

    Election 'Super Bowl' kickoff with Charlie Cook, Larry Sabato and Maria Teresa Kumar

    Chuck talks with polling heavyweights Charlie Cook and Larry Sabato to talk about the election now that we are eight weeks out. Maria Teresa Kumar updates Chuck on Latino outreach from both campaigns.
  • 02.09.2020
    42 MB

    Qanon, Russian Trolls & Facebook: Will Sommer and Ben Collins; Plus "Hoax" author Brian Stelter

    Brian Stelter, chief media correspondent at CNN and author of "Hoax" joins Chuck to talk about Fox News. Will Sommer from the Daily Beast and Ben Collins from NBC News explain what's really going on with Qanon.
  • 28.08.2020
    57 MB

    "What does it mean to be a Republican?" With Tim Alberta, Sarah Flores & Denver Riggleman

    Chuck talks with Politico Magazine's chief political correspondent, Tim Alberta, and staff writer at the Dispatch, Sarah Flores. Plus, a conversation with Congressman Denver Riggleman about the ways his party has changed.
  • 19.08.2020
    42 MB

    Inside the Trump campaign reboot, with Olivia Nuzzi. Plus Ben Kamisar and Steve Kornacki

    Olivia Nuzzi reported a must-read look inside the Trump campaign, for New York Magazine. NBC News Political Unit reporter Ben Kamisar updates on ad-spending and Steve Kornacki reacts to the first nights of the DNC.
  • 12.08.2020
    41 MB

    Frontrunner picks frontrunner: Andrea Mitchell & Deepa Shivaram talk Kamala Harris; Plus, Sally Jenkins on the postponed college football seasons

    NBC News Senior Washington Correspondent Andrea Mitchell and NBC News Political Embed Deepa Shivaram join Chuck to talk about Sen. Kamala Harris. Washington Post Sports Columnist Sally Jenkins discusses the changes to the fall college sports season.
  • 06.08.2020
    52 MB

    Democrats dominate the map right now, but here’s how the race could tighten

    Dave Wasserman, House editor for the Cook Political Report, and Abby Livingston, Washington Bureau Chief for the Texas Tribune, join Chuck. The Knight Foundation's Sam Gill and former Missouri University professor, Barbara Cochran talk about a new report on trust in the media.
  • 29.07.2020
    34 MB

    Biden & his grudges with Mike Memoli and Marianna Sotomayor

    In one week, one of the decisions that could have the most impact on the race is reportedly set to be announced: Biden’s VP pick.
  • 02.08.2020
    54 MB

    The battle for the post-Trump Republican Party: Jonah Goldberg, Josh Kraushaar; plus Fred Frommer on the return of baseball

    Josh Kraushaar, columnist for National Review, and Jonah Goldberg, Editor-in-Chief of the Dispatch, join Chuck to talk about the battles playing out to control the Republican Party after President Trump. Fred Frommer, author of "You Gotta Have Heart: Washington baseball from Walter Johnson to the 2019 World Series Champion Nationals,” talks about the start of the abbreviated baseball season.
  • 15.07.2020
    42 MB

    "Wrong track" Why so many people think the country is headed in the wrong direction: Carol Leonnig, Katherine Gehl, Michael Porter

    Chuck is joined by Washington Post staff writer Carol Leonnig to talk about the president's re-election prospects. Katherine Gehl and Michael Porter talk about their new book, The Politics Industry: How Political Innovation Can Break Partisan Gridlock and Save Our Democracy.
  • 24.06.2020
    30 MB

    Trump reboots his re-election reboot: Michael Bender & Annie Karni

    Wall Street Journal White House reporter Michael Bender and New York Times White House correspondent Annie Karni join Chuck to talk about fallout from President Trump's attempt to kickstart his campaign.
  • 23.06.2020
    22 MB

    Mark Cuban: 'Very difficult for white people to discuss race'

    Marc Cuban, entrepreneur and owner of the Dallas Mavericks, joins the Meet the Press: College Roundtable to talk about race and economics with Ghael Fobes, rising junior at Syracuse University, Parker Jensen, a rising senior at The George Washington University, and Chan'cellore Makanjuola, a student at UC Berkley's graduate school of journalism.
  • 19.06.2020
    27 MB

    Police reform gets serious and Primaries churn; with Dave Weigel and Anna Palmer

    Dave Weigel, Washington Post national political reporter, and Anna Palmer, Politico senior Washington correspondent and co-author of Politico Playbook join Chuck to talk about Senate Republicans unveil their police reform plan.
  • 19.06.2020
    17 MB

    'There is no going back' on police reform, Mayor of Pittsburgh tells college journalists

    Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto (D) joins the Meet the Press: College Roundtable to take questions from Sarah Beth Guevara, a graduate journalism student from the University of Oklahoma, Avalon Pernell, a rising sophomore at Washington and Lee University, and David Bender, a rising freshman at Indiana University.
  • 19.06.2020
    30 MB

    What's inside the new NBC News/WSJ Poll? Plus translating new economic numbers. With Dante Chinni, Carrie Dann and Nell Henderson

    Dante Chinni, the director of the American Communities project and Data Download is joined by Nell Henderson, Wall Street Journal Economics Editor. Plus, Carrie Dann goes inside the latest NBC News/WSJ Poll
  • 19.06.2020
    18 MB

    NAACP President tells college students: 'We will not survive' if Trump is reelected

    On Meet the Press: College Roundtable, Anna Salvatore, an incoming freshman at Princeton University, Tamia Fowlkes, a rising junior at the University of Wisconsin - Madison and Camille Respess, a rising senior at the University of Florida, interview NAACP President Derrick Johnson as protests continue across the country following the death of George Floyd.
  • 19.06.2020
    28 MB

    Protests against police abuse don't look the same in 2020 as they used to

    Eugene Scott, political reporter for The Washington Post, and MSNBC's Joshua Johnson join Chuck Todd to talk about the widespread protests against police abuse.
  • 19.06.2020
    22 MB

    'Will we be safe?' Meet the Press: College Roundtable

    Chuck Todd moderates Meet the Press: College Roundtable as students from Florida A&M University, University of Texas-Austin and Georgetown interview University of Arizona President Dr. Robert Robbins and Howard University President Dr. Wayne A.I. Frederick.
  • 19.06.2020
    44 MB

    Veepstakes Deep-Dive with EMILY's List president, Stephanie Schriock

    While Joe Biden may not be on the campaign trail, his team is busy vetting vice presidential candidates. Stephanie Schricok, president of EMILY's List, talks to Chuck Todd about what each of the potential running mates has to offer.
  • 19.06.2020
    46 MB

    Bob Costas, Charles Benson and Alexa Ura: Vote by mail, opening states and Opening Day (modified)

    Legendary sportscaster and broadcaster Bob Costas talks to Chuck about what a modified sports season might look like. TMJ4's Charles Benson and the Texas Tribune's Alexa Ura share their latest reporting on vote-by-mail changes.
  • 19.06.2020
    55 MB

    Amy Walter, Steve Kornacki and Howard Univ. President Dr. Wayne Frederick

    Ok, let's talk politics. Amy Walter, National Editor of the Cook Political Report, and Steve Kornacki, National Political correspondent for NBC News, join Chuck for a virus-free discussion of the 2020 political landscape. Plus, Howard University president Dr. Wayne A.I. Frederick to discuss the future of college reopenings.