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The political news you need to know, in 10 minutes or less. Hosted by David Chalian.

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Five States Hold Midterm Primaries
CNN Political Briefing
May 17, 2022

States from coast to coast are holding primaries today ahead of the 2022 midterm election. CNN Political Director David Chalian breaks down the races to watch, like Pennsylvania’s contentious Senate and gubernatorial races, and North Carolina’s congressional races. Also, how is this primary election cycle challenging Trump’s influence in the GOP? And what do the Democratic primary frontrunners say about the party’s midterm strategy?