CNN commentator Paul Begala

On May 16, Paul Begala, CNN commentator and affiliated professor of Public Policy at Georgetown University, conducted a press discussion with selected journalists interested in U.S. elections. Paul Begala, who is part of CNN’s political team that won an Emmy for its coverage of the 2006 elections and a Peabody Award for its coverage of the 2008 Presidential election, gave his perspective on the Obama Administration, a divided Congress, prospects for the upcoming midterm elections and political campaigning. He predicted that changing U.S. demographics will play the most crucial role in future U.S. elections.