Meet the Press: The Chuck ToddCast-logo

Meet the Press: The Chuck ToddCast

NBC Radio

The Chuck ToddCast is NBC News’ latest podcast tackling all things politics and 2020 with Meet the Press moderator Chuck Todd. The mid-week, in-the-know podcast is Chuck 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.

The Chuck ToddCast is NBC News’ latest podcast tackling all things politics and 2020 with Meet the Press moderator Chuck Todd. The mid-week, in-the-know podcast is Chuck 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.
More Information

Location:

Washington, DC

Description:

The Chuck ToddCast is NBC News’ latest podcast tackling all things politics and 2020 with Meet the Press moderator Chuck Todd. The mid-week, in-the-know podcast is Chuck 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.

Language:

English


Episodes

Jan. 19 - Sen. Dick Durbin, Sen. David Perdue, and County to County Milwaukee

1/19/2020
More
Exclusive interviews with Sen. Dick Durbin (D-Ill.) and Sen. David Perdue (R-Ga.) as the Senate prepares to sit as a jury on the impeachment trial of President Trump. Also, County to County: Dante Chinni sits down with African American voters in Milwaukee to see what’s on their minds ahead of the 2020 election. Hugh Hewitt, Donna Edwards, Carol Leonnig and Philip Rucker join the panel.

Duration:00:49:40

Jan 12. - NSA Robert O'Brien, Sen. Rand Paul and Sen. Michael Bennet

1/12/2020
More
Iran, Impeachment and Iowa are the three stories driving the news cycle this week. National Security Adviser Robert O’Brien discussed the decision to take out Iranian General Qassem Soleimani and the implications of the move, American national security, and broader foreign policy when dealing with the Middle East. Senator Rand Paul stressed the need to end endless wars and the importance of bringing troops home, and Presidential Candidate Senator Michael Bennet (D-Colo) took a stab at Joe...

Duration:00:49:58

Jan. 5 – Sec. Mike Pompeo, Sen. Mark Warner, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, and Richard Engel

1/5/2020
More
Tensions escalate between Iran and the United States after President Trump authorized a drone strike which killed General Qassem Soleimani, a destabilizing force in the region. NBC News Chief Foreign Correspondent Richard Engel reports from Iraq that people in Tehran are uniting behind the government. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said killing Soleimani was the right decision because the risks of doing nothing exceed the risks that came with the strike. Sen. Mark Warner (D-Va.) explained...

Duration:00:47:56

Dec. 29 – Martin Baron, Dean Baquet, Clint Watts, Masha Gessen and Michael McFaul

12/29/2019
More
Alternative Facts: Inside the Weaponization of Disinformation -- a Special Edition of Meet the Press. Executive Editors of the New York Times and Washington Post Dean Baquet and Martin Baron share insights into how the era of fake news has changed the media landscape. NBC News National Security Analyst Clint Watts also joins to explain how the CrowdStrike conspiracy theory ended up in President Trump's phone call with the Ukrainian president. And Masha Gessen and Michael McFaul discuss how...

Duration:00:48:07

Nov 17 – Sen. Chris Murphy, Sen. Ron Johnson, fmr. Gov. Deval Patrick

11/17/2019
More
As testimonies begin in the impeachment hearing, Republicans are arguing that this inquiry will only harm the nation. Homeland Security Committee Chair Sen. Ron Johnson (R-Wis.) says that this will damage the country and erode executive privilege. Foreign Relations Committee member Sen. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) explains why these hearings are necessary. Also, former Massachusetts Governor Deval Patrick talks about why his late entrance in the crowded Democratic field makes sense. Peggy...

Duration:00:48:19

Nov 10 – Sen. Rand Paul and Rep. Jim Himes, Sen. Sherrod Brown

11/10/2019
More
Mounting evidence has some Democrats feeling more confident about the impeachment inquiry. Intelligence Committee member, Rep. Jim Himes (D-Conn.) talks about the upcoming public testimony. Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) discusses the election results in his state and the White House's "big mistake" on their impeachment talking points. Also, Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) gives his insights on the 2020 Democratic presidential field. NBC Chief White House Correspondent Hallie Jackson, Hugh Hewitt,...

Duration:00:48:14

Nov 3 – Andrew Yang, Rep. Terri Sewell, Rep. Tom Cole and Tom Brokaw

11/3/2019
More
House Democrats move forward with the impeachment inquiry. House Intelligence Committee member, Rep. Terri Sewell (D-Ala.), and House Rules Committee member, Rep. Tom Cole (R-Okla.), join Meet the Press for exclusive interviews. Plus, a one-on-one interview with presidential candidate, Andrew Yang. Tom Brokaw discusses his new book, The Fall of Richard Nixon. John Harwood, Helene Cooper, Anna Palmer and Rick Lowry join the Meet the Press round table. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...

Duration:00:47:18

Oct 27 - Al-Bagdadi dead, Nat'l Sec. Adv. O'Brien, Rep. Jeffries, Richard Engel and Jeremy Bash

10/27/2019
More
President Trump announces the death of Islamic State leader Al-Bagdadi. National Security Adviser Robert O'Brien joins Meet the Press for an exclusive interview, plus interviews with Rep. Hakeem Jeffries (D-N.Y.), Former Department of Defense Chief of Staff Jeremy Bash and NBC News Chief Foreign correspondent, Richard Engel. Andrea Mitchell, Jeh Johnson, Lanhee Chen and Amy Walter join the Meet the Press round table. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:50:19

Oct. 20 – Pete Buttigieg, Justin Amash, Brett McGurk, Richard Engel

10/20/2019
More
NBC Chief Foreign Correspondent Richard Engel reports from Northern Syria where the Kurds are facing "ethnic cleansing." Former Special Presidential Envoy Brett McGurk talks about the effects of U.S. withdrawal from Syria, Rep. Justin Amash (I-Mich.) discusses President Trump's behavior, and Mayor Pete Buttigieg discusses healthcare and foreign policy in Syria. Joshua Johnson, Danielle Pletka, Betsy Woodruff Swan, and Dan Balz join the panel. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit...

Duration:00:47:56

Oct. 13 – Fmr. Defense Sec. Jim Mattis, Rep. Elliot Engel, Sen. Rand Paul

10/13/2019
More
NBC Chief Foreign Correspondent Richard Engel gives the latest updates on the militia attacks from Northern Syria, Rep. Elliot Engel (D-N.Y.) talks about President Trump’s decision to withdraw troops from Syria and his frustration with the impeachment inquiry, Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) defends the president’s decision to withdraw troops from Syria, and former Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis says ISIS will resurge due to the president’s decision to withdraw troops. Cornell Blecher, Peggy...

Duration:00:48:05

Oct. 6 – Sen. Johnson, Sen. Murphy and Fmr. CIA Director John Brennan

10/6/2019
More
Sen. Ron Johnson (R - Wis.) defended President Trump for asking foreign nations to interfere in the 2020 election, Sen. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) talked about the facts following new Ukraine disclosures, former CIA Director John Brennan said President Trump lies. Former Under Secretary of State Richard Stengel, Director of Radio Iowa O. Kay Henderson, NBC News White House Correspondent Kristen Welker and Rich Lowry, Editor of National Review joined the panel. Learn more about your ad...

Duration:00:47:56

Sept. 29 – Rep. Adam Schiff, Rep. Steve Scalise, Fmr. Amb Michael McFaul, and Iran’s Foreign Minister Javad Zarif

9/29/2019
More
Today on “Meet the Press” House Intelligence Chairman Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) discussed the House Democrat’s impeachment inquiry, Rep. Steve Scalise (R-La.) talked about the president’s phone call with Ukraine and the whistleblower complaint in an exclusive interview, former Ambassador to Russia Michael McFaul broke down the events leading up to the Trump-Zelensky phone call, and Iran Foreign Minister Javad Zarif discussed Trump’s foreign policy. Radio Host of “The Hugh Hewitt Show”...

Duration:00:48:02

Sept. 22 - Sen. Murphy, Sen. Toomey, Treasury Sec. Mnuchin

9/22/2019
More
Today on "Meet the Press” Senator Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) discussed the intelligence whistleblower and Trump's phone call with Ukranian President Volodymyr Zelensky, Senator Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) spoke about the Manchin-Toomey bill and passing gun legislation and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin responded to the whistleblower complaint and talked about sanctioning Iran. Former Rep. Carlos Curbelo (R-Fla.), NBC News White House Correspondent Kristen Welker, National Political Reporter for The...

Duration:00:48:06

Sept. 15 - Beto O'Rourke, Cory Booker, Liz Cheney

9/15/2019
More
Today on "Meet the Press” Former Congressman Beto O'Rourke (D-TX) talked about his mandatory AR-15 buyback proposal and his indifference to Joe Biden's age, Senator Booker (D-NJ) discussed the debates, healthcare and passing gun legislation in the Senate, and Representative Liz Cheney (R-WY) thinks the world is safer under President Trump and wants to isolate Iran. Former Missouri Senator Claire McCaskill, Former Governor of North Carolina Pat McCrory, NBC's White House Chief Correspondent...

Duration:00:48:16

Sept. 8 –Roy Blunt, Amy Klobuchar, Mike Pompeo

9/8/2019
More
Today on "Meet the Press” Sen. Roy Blunt spoke about returning to Congress and U.S.-Taliban negotiations, Sen Klobuchar talked about her 2020 race and the need to pass gun reform and election security bills now that Congress is back in session, and Secretary Mike Pompeo discussed the secret meeting the president was going to have with the Taliban at Camp David. Columnist for The Los Angeles Times Jonah Goldberg, Senior Washington Correspondent for WBUR Kimberly Atkins, National Editor of...

Duration:00:48:16

Sept. 1 –Rick Scott, Julián Castro, Pete Gaynor

9/1/2019
More
Today on "Meet the Press” Acting FEMA Administrator Pete Gaynor spoke about how FEMA is preparing for the potential impact of Hurricane Dorian, Sen. Rick Scott spoke about the shooting in Odessa, Texas and the hurricane. Julián Castro outlined his plans to deal with gun violence. NBC News Chief Foreign Correspondent Andrea Mitchell, Former Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson, Senior Vice President of American Enterprise Institute Danielle Pletka, and Vice News Washington Bureau Chief...

Duration:00:48:08

Aug 25 - Pete Buttigieg, Bill Weld, David McIntosh

8/25/2019
More
Today on "Meet the Press," NBC News Chief White House correspondent provided updates from France on the G-7, Club for Growth President David McIntosh and Former Governor Bill Weld (R-MA) discussed divides in the Republican Party, and presidential candidate Mayor Pete Buttigieg talked with Chuck Todd about his 2020 campaign. Washington Post columnist Eugene Robinson, Washington Examiner political columnist Kristen Soltis Anderson, Daily Beast Reporter Betsy Woodruff, and New York Times...

Duration:00:48:19

Aug. 18 - Larry Kudlow, Beto O'Rourke and Mark Sanford

8/18/2019
More
Today on "Meet the Press," National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow said he doesn't believe a recession is coming, former Texas Democratic Rep. Beto O'Rourke warned of the "existential threat" of a second term for President Trump and former South Carolina Republican Rep. Mark Sanford discussed his possible primary challenge of Trump. NBC News correspondent Carol Lee, NPR "1A" host Joshua Johnson, Wall Street Journal columnist Peggy Noonan and PBS NewsHour White House correspondent...

Duration:00:48:10

Aug. 11 - Acting DHS Sec. Kevin McAleenan, Sen. Kamala Harris

8/11/2019
More
Today on “Meet the Press,” Acting Homeland Security Sec. Kevin McAleenan discussed the border crisis and the recent ICE raids. Chuck Todd traveled to Sioux City, Iowa to speak with Sen. Kamala Harris about her presidential campaign and President Trump's rhetoric toward immigrants and minorities. NBC News White House correspondent Kristen Welker, Washington Post national political reporter Robert Costa, Voto Latino president and CEO Maria Teresa Kumar and Salem Radio Network host Hugh...

Duration:00:48:16

Full Kamala Harris Interview: On the bus in Sioux City, Iowa

8/11/2019
More
Listen to Chuck's full, unedited interview with presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) as she kicks off a five day bus tour across Iowa. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:26:58