Senator Amy Klobuchar on how compromise and bipartisan efforts are possible.
Founding Director/ University of Chicago Institute of Politics & Senior Political Commentator/ CNN
David Axelrod is a preeminent American political strategist and commentator and the former chief
strategist and senior advisor to President Barack Obama. Axelrod currently serves as the founding
director of the University of Chicago’s nonpartisan Institute of Politics and as a senior political
commentator for CNN. He is the host of The Axe Files, a top-rated podcast featuring in depth
conversations with public figures across the political spectrum. A former political writer for the
Chicago Tribune, Axelrod produced media strategy and advertising for 150 campaigns across the
U.S., culminating in President Obama’s historic elections. Axelrod is also the author of The New
York Times best-selling memoir, Believer: My Forty Years in Politics.