David Chalian

David Chalian

David Chalian is CNN's current Political Director, where he oversees the political coverage across all of CNN's platforms. He succeeded to the position in 2014, taking over from CNN's former Political Director, Mark Preston. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
David Chalian has four videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2007 Call-In as a Political Director for the ABC News. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2010 with an average of 266 views per program as a Political Editor for PBS.

Appearances by Title:c. July 6, 2010 - Present Political Editor, PBS NewsHour, PBS Videos: 1 c. January 1, 2007 - Present Political Director, ABC News Videos: 2


Bureau Chief, Washington, D.C., Yahoo! News c. November 1, 2011 - August 29, 2012 Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • Romney Presidential Campaign

    Romney Presidential Campaign

    Advisers for Mitt Romney previewed his convention speech and talked about his campaign. They discussed women voters, his…

  • 2010 Midterm Election Mandate

    2010 Midterm Election Mandate

    David Chalian moderated a discussion of the mandate expressed by the voters in the 2010 midterm elections. Following…

  • Congressional Politics

    Congressional Politics

    David Chalian talked about Congressional politics, including the New York 20th District results, the Justice Department’s…

  • Presidential Campaign 2008

    Presidential Campaign 2008

    The guest talked about the latest headline news stories about presidential campaign 2008, including candidate fundraising…

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