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Afghanistan's Civil Unrest, Delayed Talks with Iran Air date: 07-19-2014 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365292028/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false On this week’s Webcast Extra, Michael Crowley of TIME Magazine covers how near Afghanistan was to civil war; Yochi Dreazen of Foreign Policy Magazine says Iran is not close on a deal over its nuclear capabilities; Real Clear Politic’s Alexis Simendinger and John Harwood of CNBC questions what... /episodes/get/12908 /episode/12908 Washington Week: Afghanistan's Civil Unrest, Delayed Talks with Iran /episode-player/12908
Global Flashpoints and U.S. Foreign Policy Dilemma Air date: 07-19-2014 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365292026/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false The multiple foreign policy challenges facing the Obama administration including the Israeli-Palestinian crisis, the conflict between Russia and Ukraine, and negotiations on Iran's nuclear program. Also, the latest on the investigation into the Malaysian Airlines crash. Joining Gwen Ifill: John... /episodes/get/12909 /episode/12909 Washington Week: Global Flashpoints and U.S. Foreign Policy Dilemma /episode-player/12909
Gun control, the Highway Trust Fund, and ISIS updates Air date: 07-12-2014 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365287894/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false On this week’s Webcast Extra, The Washington Post’s Ed O’Keefe explains the firearm debates on the Hill; Fawn Johnson of the National Journal warns of the depleting Highway Trust Fund; Mark Mazzetti of The New York Times breaks down the latest in Iraq; and Bloomberg New’s Indira Lakshmanan reviews... /episodes/get/12904 /episode/12904 Washington Week: Gun control, the Highway Trust Fund, and ISIS updates /episode-player/12904
Immigration Crisis, Middle East Tensions, U.S.-Germany Spyin Air date: 07-12-2014 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365287887/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false President Obama proposed a $3.7 billion plan to address the surge of illegal immigrants, the escalating conflict between Israel and Hamas, and Germany's decision to expel a CIA station chief in Berlin in response to more cases of U.S. Joining Gwen Ifill: Ed O'Keefe, Washington Post; Fawn Johnson,... /episodes/get/12905 /episode/12905 Washington Week: Immigration Crisis, Middle East Tensions, U.S.-Germany Spyin /episode-player/12905
Major Supreme Court Rulings, GOP Primary Surprise Air date: 07-01-2014 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365280435/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false  Four significant Supreme Court decisions this week including suspects' rights & abortion clinic protests, incumbent Sen. Thad Cochran of Mississippi survives a strong tea-party challenge, and a first person account on the worsening situation in Iraq.   Joining Gwen: Pete Williams, NBC News; Joan... /episodes/get/12886 /episode/12886 Washington Week: Major Supreme Court Rulings, GOP Primary Surprise /episode-player/12886
Changes in Iraq, Obama's Frustration, and Hobby Lobby Air date: 06-28-2014 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365280454/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false 2014, Iraq, Democrats, Hillary Clinton, Hobby Lobby, Supreme Court, Democrats, Gwen Ifill, Martha Raddatz, Dan Balz, Joan Biskupic, Pete Williams, President Obama, Affordable Care Act, Bill Clinton /episodes/get/12885 /episode/12885 Washington Week: Changes in Iraq, Obama's Frustration, and Hobby Lobby /episode-player/12885
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April 13, 2012
With Rick Santorum out of the GOP race, Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama are gearing up for the general election. But recent comments about Romney's wife, Ann, have caused controversy over gender politics. Plus, a look at the fragile ceasefire in Syria. Joining Gwen: Dan Balz, Washington Post...
Air date: 04/13/2012
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2222736272/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false With Rick Santorum out of the GOP race, Mitt Romney and President Barack Obama are gearing up for the general election. But recent comments about Romney's wife, Ann, have caused controversy over gender politics. Plus, a look at the fragile ceasefire in Syria. Joining Gwen: Dan Balz, Washington Post... /episodes/get/3865 /episode/3865 Washington Week: April 13, 2012 /episode-player/3865
April 20, 2012
Conflicting polls show both Mitt Romney and President Obama leading in November's election. What do the numbers reveal? Plus, a breakdown of the candidates' economic plans. Also, Super PAC numbers, the Secret Service prostitution scandal...
Air date: 04/20/2012
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2225193717/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false Conflicting polls show both Mitt Romney and President Obama leading in November's election. What do the numbers reveal? Plus, a breakdown of the candidates' economic plans. Also, Super PAC numbers, the Secret Service prostitution scandal... /episodes/get/3873 /episode/3873 Washington Week: April 20, 2012 /episode-player/3873
Webcast Extra - April 20, 2012
In the Washington Week Election 2012 Town Hall, Gwen and the panel talk with viewers in Cleveland, OH and Portland, OR. How are these economies recovering and what issues matter most to voters? Plus, do conversations in Washington on healthcare and education reflect conversations across the country...
Air date: 04/20/2012
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2225180678/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false In the Washington Week Election 2012 Town Hall, Gwen and the panel talk with viewers in Cleveland, OH and Portland, OR. How are these economies recovering and what issues matter most to voters? Plus, do conversations in Washington on healthcare and education reflect conversations across the country... /episodes/get/4124 /episode/4124 Washington Week: Webcast Extra - April 20, 2012 /episode-player/4124
April 27, 2012
As the campaigns look ahead, Mitt Romney targets Barack Obama, but he is targeting youth voters. The Supreme Court hears arguments on Arizona immigration law. Also, a year after Osama bin Laden's death, balancing terrorism and civil liberties. Joining Gwen: John Dickerson, Slate Magazine/CBS News;...
Air date: 04/27/2012
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2228013120/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false As the campaigns look ahead, Mitt Romney targets Barack Obama, but he is targeting youth voters. The Supreme Court hears arguments on Arizona immigration law. Also, a year after Osama bin Laden's death, balancing terrorism and civil liberties. Joining Gwen: John Dickerson, Slate Magazine/CBS News;... /episodes/get/3878 /episode/3878 Washington Week: April 27, 2012 /episode-player/3878
Webcast Extra - April 27, 2012
On the Webcast Extra: Fighting erupts in Congress and on the campaign trail over student loans. Is this a substantive battle or the latest partisan dustup? Also, does a lack of endorsements hurt Romney's ability to coalesce the Republican Party? Plus, the first criminal charges levied against BP...
Air date: 04/27/2012
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2228013123/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false On the Webcast Extra: Fighting erupts in Congress and on the campaign trail over student loans. Is this a substantive battle or the latest partisan dustup? Also, does a lack of endorsements hurt Romney's ability to coalesce the Republican Party? Plus, the first criminal charges levied against BP... /episodes/get/4127 /episode/4127 Washington Week: Webcast Extra - April 27, 2012 /episode-player/4127
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