With a rapidly churning 24/7 news cycle on multiple platforms, it’s more critical than ever for Americans to also have access to objective, in-depth discussions of the most serious issues facing our country. Practically Political features comprehensive conversations between concerned citizen and pragmatist, Dave Spencer, and political figures from both parties, members of the media and Washington insiders to provide constructive, detailed perspectives on the current state of politics.
Representative John Delaney is a Democratic Congressman from Maryland and a member of The New Democrat Coalition. He is the first Democrat to declare his presidential candidacy for 2020.
Bill Galston is the Senior Fellow in the Brookings Institution’s Governance Studies Program. He is the co-chair of The New Center project and writes the Politics & Ideas column for the Wall Street Journal.
Lorraine Woellert is the White House reporter for Politico, where she focuses on federal policy. Before joining POLITICO, she was a reporter at Bloomberg News and a correspondent at Business Week.
Gloria Borger is the chief political analyst at CNN. She has also been a contributing editor and columnist at U.S. News & World Report and a national political correspondent for CBS News.
Chris Matthews is the host of Hardball with Chris Matthews on MSNBC. He has also been a journalist, congressional staff member, presidential speechwriter and Chief of Staff for the Speaker of the House.
Dave Spencer interviews guest: Bill Kristol
Founder/Editor at Large, The Weekly Standard
Dave Spencer interviews guest: Jeanne Cummings
Washington Deputy Bureau Chief, Wall Street Journal
Guest: John Feehery
Partner, EFB Advocacy, Commentator, CNN, MSNBC
Guest: Julie Mason,
Host, The Press Pool, SiriusXM Radio