Mara Liasson

Mara Liasson appears in the following:

4 Questions Hillary Clinton Faces Heading Into The First Debate

Friday, September 23, 2016

Expectations are high for the Democratic nominee, but she needs to come across as authentic and relatable instead of just a policy wonk.


In First Debate With Clinton, Trump Aims To Demonstrate He's Ready To Lead

Thursday, September 22, 2016

Donald Trump goes into Monday's presidential debate looking to appear as a plausible alternative to Hillary Clinton. On Wednesday, we heard what Clinton faces — now we examine Trump's challenges.


Clinton Prepares For 'Difficult, Challenging' Debate With Trump

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

The stakes are high for both candidates in the first presidential debate next Monday. We start today with a look at what Hillary Clinton needs to accomplish. Tomorrow, Donald Trump.


Trump, Clinton Prepare To Face Off In First Presidential Debate Next Week

Monday, September 19, 2016

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton's responses to the incidents in New Jersey, New York and Minnesota highlight differences in their leadership styles as they prepare for the first debate next week.


Hillary Clinton Stumbles After Reluctance To Address Health Issues

Monday, September 12, 2016

Hillary Clinton's efforts to humanize herself and make an affirmative case for her candidacy has been complicated by a case of pneumonia and her comments about Donald Trump's supporters.


Forum Presses Trump And Clinton On Voters' Key Concerns

Thursday, September 08, 2016

The first presidential debate is still more than two weeks away, but the candidates took questions in a forum focused on issues that would come before the commander-in-chief.


With 9 Weeks To Go, Trump, Clinton Campaign Across Battleground States

Wednesday, September 07, 2016

Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are campaigning across many battleground states this week, where Clinton holds advantages even as the race tightens.


Presidential Campaigns Begin Their Sprint To Election Day

Tuesday, September 06, 2016

Labor Day marks the traditional start of campaign season but this has been anything but a traditional campaign. We examine the state of the presidential race and what we should be paying attention to.


Has Donald Trump Permanently Altered The Republican Party's DNA?

Sunday, September 04, 2016

Many of Donald Trump's policy proposals stray from the traditional GOP playbook, and his unorthodox ways have a lot of Republicans asking big questions about their party's future.


Donald Trump Delivers Immigration Policy Speech In Arizona

Thursday, September 01, 2016

In his aggressive speech in Phoenix, Trump vowed to deport anyone who has entered the U.S. illegally. Earlier in the day, he traveled to Mexico City to meet with Mexico's president.


Republicans Consider Lasting Impression Of Trump On Their Party

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Republicans are debating whether — win or lose — Donald Trump has already altered the DNA of the Republican Party.


Campaign 2016 Analysis: Minority Outreach Marks Shift In Trump Strategy

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Questions surrounding the Clinton Foundation and possible conflicts of interest while Hillary Clinton was secretary of state have intensified, while Donald Trump continues a pitch to minority voters.


Trump Tries to Appeal to Minority Voters, or Does He?

Monday, August 22, 2016

Donald Trump appeals to racial minorities and Bill Clinton announces to step down from his position at The Clinton Foundation if Hillary Clinton is elected as president.

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Week In Politics: Trump's Comments, Clinton's Taxes

Saturday, August 13, 2016

A look back on the week of politics. Donald Trump made some controversial statements and Hillary Clinton released her tax returns.


5 Takeaways From The Democratic National Convention

Saturday, July 30, 2016

As conventioneers head home after a dramatic DNC, here are 5 takeaways from Philadelphia.


The Task Ahead Of Hillary Clinton On The DNC's Final Night

Thursday, July 28, 2016

With Day 4 of the Democratic National Convention set to kick off, Hillary Clinton's headlining speech is the main attraction — but it's by no means the only story line swirling on the final night.


Democrats Kick Off Day 3 Of The DNC, With Obama As Marquee Speaker

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

President Obama will make the case for his former secretary of state, Hillary Clinton, to succeed him in office when he speaks at the Democratic National Convention on Wednesday.


3 Questions Ahead Of President Obama's DNC Speech

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

A Clinton win would mean the president's policy legacy is kept intact, while a Trump victory would make the election all about a backlash to Obama's tenure.


Hillary Clinton Makes History As She Secures Presidential Nomination

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Hillary Clinton clinches the Democratic presidential nomination. She becomes the first female presidential candidate for a major U.S. political party.


At The Democratic Convention, An Opportunity For Healing, Or More Disunity

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Hillary Clinton is expected to formally become the Democratic nominee for president in Philadelphia on day two of the Democratic convention. Will party disunity continue to dominate the convention floor Tuesday night?