July 24, 2017: 5:00 AM EST Ep. 163 - Mitch Landrieu New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu talks about his family's deep political roots in the South, rebuilding New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina, his decision to remove Confederate monuments from his city, and why Democrats can't write off another Trump victory.

Explore topics and guests discussed in this episode:

Recent The Axe Files with David Axelrod Episodes December 11, 2017 Ep. 200 - Ed Gillespie December 07, 2017 Ep. 199 - Eric Garcetti December 04, 2017 Ep. 198 - Preet Bharara December 02, 2017 Ep. 197 - Tom Hanks November 30, 2017 Ep. 196 - Pete Souza November 27, 2017 Ep. 195 - David Sanger November 25, 2017 Ep. 194 - Steve Kerr November 22, 2017 Ep. 193 - Kathleen Sebelius November 20, 2017 Ep. 192 - Donna Brazile November 16, 2017 Ep. 191 - Tony Blair November 13, 2017 Ep. 190 - Christiane Amanpour November 09, 2017 Ep. 189 - Fred Hochberg Related Episodes December 13, 2017 Campaign official: Moore thinks race could go either way; CNN exit polls; Trump in White House residence, following Alabama race December 13, 2017 Voters choosing in Controversial Senate race; Sources: Trump will be "wounded" if Moore loses; CNN exit polls December 12, 2017 U.S. senate race takes place in Alabama, shopping mall operator Westfield sold for $15.8 billion, businesses agree to disclose risks of climate change December 12, 2017 Senator Gillibrand: Trump tweet a "sexist smear" against me; Candidates make closing arguments in Alabama race; Moore's wife: We're not anti-Semitic, our lawyer is Jewish December 12, 2017 Election day for Alabama December 12, 2017 Election day in Alabama, on the Daily DC December 12, 2017 Roy Moore, Doug Jones hold final rallies hours before vote; GOP leaders won't commit to giving Roy Moore a seat on any senate committee if he wins; Trump accusers call for congress to investigate his behavior; December 12, 2017 Source: NYC bombing suspect pledge allegiance to ISIS; Trump backs Roy Moore with Alabama robocall; White house repeats denial as Trump accusers speak out; December 11, 2017 The elephant in the room; Candidates Moore, Jones make final pitches to Alabama voters; Four Senators calling on President Trump to resign: Gillibrand, Wyden, Booker and Merkley December 11, 2017 "Wolf of Wall Street" warns about Bitcoin December 11, 2017 Senator Gillibrand to CNN: President should resign; Voters head to polls Tuesday in critical contest; Former Moore opponent on how Democrats can win tomorrow December 11, 2017 Exclusive: Senator Kirsten Gillibrand