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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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English


Episodes

Sanders could overtake Biden's hold on the black vote

2/21/2020
Carrie Dann reviews the latest NBC News/WSJ poll and what it found about the black vote. Sanders' past struggles with African-American voters in 2016 may not be a problem for him anymore.

Duration:00:04:55

The gloves come off at Bloomberg's debate debut

2/20/2020
Carrie Dann takes a look at last night's debate highlights where the candidates took their final swipes at each other ahead of the Nevada caucuses.

Duration:00:03:32

There'll be TWO fight nights in Vegas this week

2/19/2020
From the field in Las Vegas, Carrie Dann highlights the two fight nights happening in Sin City this week. Democratic candidates take the debate stage tonight and this weekend, the Heavyweight Championship rematch takes place. It's not yet clear which event could get uglier.

Duration:00:03:32

New NBC News/WSJ poll: Bernie is strong but it'll be a wild ride

2/18/2020
One day before the Democratic debate in Las Vegas, Carrie Dann dissects a brand new NBC News/WSJ poll. Even though Bernie Sanders is in the lead, Democratic primary voters aren't so sure about their choice.

Duration:00:02:44

On this Valentine's Day, do Democrats truly love Bloomberg?

2/14/2020
On this Valentine's Day, Melissa Holzberg asks if Democrats actually love Michael Bloomberg, a former Republican, or if voters are still on the rebound after a recent break-up with Joe Biden.

Duration:00:04:43

Alabama isn't such a sweet home for Doug Jones

2/13/2020
Melissa Holzberg explains why Democrat Doug Jones could be the most vulnerable incumbent in the Senate. Despite the famous song, "Sweet Home Alabama," the state's upcoming Senate race may not be so sweet.

Duration:00:05:04

Only 65 delegates down, another 3,914 to go

2/12/2020
Ben Kamisar breaks down what's on the horizon for the Democratic candidates after the primary in New Hampshire. The race takes its next stop in Nevada with more delegates up for grabs.

Duration:00:02:33

Ahead of New Hampshire, Biden heads to ... South Carolina

2/11/2020
Carrie Dann teases tonight's New Hampshire primary by looking at the latest happenings on the trail. On the night of the vote, Biden heads to South Carolina while Michael Bloomberg — who isn't even on the ballot in New Hampshire — is catching a lot of Granite Staters' eyes.

Duration:00:03:09

Political tourism during primary season

2/10/2020
On the ground in New Hampshire ahead of Tuesday's primary, Carrie Dann discusses how political tourism shapes the playing field for candidates and journalists in the Granite State.

Duration:00:03:32

Special edition: The candidates you've never heard of

2/8/2020
In a special edition of The Lid, guest host Alex Seitz-Wald previews the New Hampshire primary by discussing all of the candidates that are technically on the ballot. And there's more of them than you would think.

Duration:00:03:20

Bernie Sanders: To be or not to be the nominee?

2/7/2020
Mark Murray looks at the last bits of Iowa results trickling in. Although Bernie Sanders has a shot at the Democratic nomination, his performance on Monday was only okay when broken down.

Duration:00:04:09

Buttigieg: The great unifier?

2/6/2020
Carrie Dann analyzes the most striking facts to come out of the data from the Iowa Caucus.

Duration:00:04:47

All eyes turn to Sanders voters as NH primary approaches

2/5/2020
As Iowa drops the ball on their caucuses, the typically overlooked New Hampshire primary is ready to shine.

Duration:00:04:03

The real loser last night: The Iowa Caucus

2/4/2020
As we continue to wait for the results of the Iowa Caucus, the winner still hasn't been named. According to Carrie Dann however, we do know the loser of last night and that's the caucus itself. After the Iowa debacle, the caucus may be declared dead.

Duration:00:02:36

How peer pressure affects caucuses

2/3/2020
Just hours ahead of the Iowa Caucus, Carrie Dann addresses the elephant in the room at precinct sites: peer pressure. While you can poll for approval and preferences, you can't poll for how others' judgements may affect a single voter's support.

Duration:00:04:56

Special edition: Teasing the Iowa caucuses

1/31/2020
In a special edition of The Lid, Mark Murray and Carrie Dann provide analysis from the field in Des Moines in the lead-up to the Iowa caucuses on Monday. They discuss whether the race really is a four-way tie anymore, what the victory in the Hawkeye State will mean, and who may be out of the race by Tuesday morning.

Duration:00:06:41

From the ground in Iowa: Biden makes his closing argument

1/30/2020
Carrie Dann is on the ground in Iowa following candidates around until the caucuses. At a Thursday event, Biden made his closing argument: America's character is on the ballot. His endorsers however, were far more explicit: Biden or Trump?

Duration:00:05:41

A refresher on how the Iowa Caucus works

1/29/2020
Just in case you forgot or more likely, never understood the process, Carrie Dann breaks down how exactly Monday's Iowa Caucus will function. And this election cycle, Iowa is changing up some of the state's traditional methods.

Duration:00:05:30

The power (or lack thereof) of endorsements

1/28/2020
Carrie Dann asks: How much do presidential endorsements really matter? It's not entirely clear but what we do know is that Biden's support comes from moderate members of Congress and governors while high profile progressives back Sanders.

Duration:00:04:16

New Hampshire is still a toss-up as voters prepare to vote

1/27/2020
Carrie Dann talks everything New Hampshire with the primary about two weeks away and the Iowa Caucus even sooner. In the latest NBC News and Marist College poll, New Hampshire is pretty much a toss-up between the top four candidates.

Duration:00:04:25