July 10, 2017: 5:00 AM EST Ep. 161- George Stephanopoulos Chief Anchor for ABC News George Stephanopoulos chats with David about his previous career in politics, the Trump administration's tense relationship with the press, and what the appointment of a Special Counsel portends for the White House.

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