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Why Americans Hate Politics; Immigration Politics Air date: 08-30-2014 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365316217/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false On the Webcast Extra, Washington Post's Dan Balz on Rick Perry's 2016 political strategy and why Americans detests politics; RealClearPolitics' Alexis Simendinger on the key players involved in immigration politics, and McClatchy Newspapers' Hannah Allam on the possibility of peace in Gaza. Plus... /episodes/get/13009 /episode/13009 Washington Week: Why Americans Hate Politics; Immigration Politics /episode-player/13009
Islamic State; Russia-Ukraine crisis; Fleeing Taxes Air date: 08-30-2014 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365316206/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false The growing ISIL threat and the Obama administration’s strategy to diminish the terror group. U.S. response to Russian troops entering southeastern Ukraine. Also, why U.S. companies, like Burger King, are heading abroad. Plus, a preview of the races to watch and the top issues in the midterm... /episodes/get/13008 /episode/13008 Washington Week: Islamic State; Russia-Ukraine crisis; Fleeing Taxes /episode-player/13008
ISIL Executes Foley; Holder in Ferguson; Perry Indicted Air date: 08-23-2014 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365312744/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false The ISIL threat and President Obama's response following the execution of journalist James Foley; Attorney General Holder visits Ferguson, Plus, the felony indictment against Texas Governor Rick Perry. Joining Gwen: Nancy Youssef, McClatchy Newspapers; Indira Lakshmanan, Bloomberg News, Pierre... /episodes/get/12995 /episode/12995 Washington Week: ISIL Executes Foley; Holder in Ferguson; Perry Indicted /episode-player/12995
Rick Perry's Indictment and Government Watchdogs Air date: 08-16-2014 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365308624/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false On this week’s Webcast Extra, Jeff Zeleny of ABC News discusses the seriousness of the Grand Jury Indictment charge against Texas Governor Rick Perry; Carrie Johnson of NPR speaks on a new threat to government transparency; and Yochi Dreazen of Foreign Policy Magazine identifies the rift that... /episodes/get/12985 /episode/12985 Washington Week: Rick Perry's Indictment and Government Watchdogs /episode-player/12985
Missouri Teen Shooting, Upheaval in Iraq, Obama-Hillary Rela Air date: 08-16-2014 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365308618/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false The investigation into the shooting death of an unarmed Missouri teen, the fast-changing developments in Iraq and the status of the U.S. humanitarian rescue mission, and the reported rift between Hillary Clinton and President Obama over U.S. foreign policy. Joining Gwen: Yochi Dreazen, Foreign... /episodes/get/12986 /episode/12986 Washington Week: Missouri Teen Shooting, Upheaval in Iraq, Obama-Hillary Rela /episode-player/12986
U.S. Begins Airstrikes in Iraq, Kerry Visits Afghanistan and Air date: 08-09-2014 Watch
http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2365304316/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false The U.S. has started military engagement in Northern Iraq, Secy. John Kerry is in Afghanistan to push for a national election resolution, and the latest public opinion polls show Americans remain frustrated with the government. Joining Gwen: Nancy Youssef, McClatchy Paper; Michael Crowley; Doyle... /episodes/get/12969 /episode/12969 Washington Week: U.S. Begins Airstrikes in Iraq, Kerry Visits Afghanistan and /episode-player/12969
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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
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 - May 4, 2012
On the Webcast Extra: Today's unemployment numbers can be viewed in a variety of ways. How do these different interpretations influence rhetoric on the campaign trail? Plus, the link between educational attainment and unemployment. Also, what is needed to make the new agreement between Afghanistan...
Air date: 05/04/2012
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2230962742/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false On the Webcast Extra: Today's unemployment numbers can be viewed in a variety of ways. How do these different interpretations influence rhetoric on the campaign trail? Plus, the link between educational attainment and unemployment. Also, what is needed to make the new agreement between Afghanistan... /episodes/get/9274 /episode/9274 Washington Week: Webcast Extra - May 4, 2012 /episode-player/9274
May 4, 2012
The U.S. and China continue to negotiate over activist Chen Guangcheng's travel to America. Plus, President Obama visited Afghanistan on the one year anniversary of Osama bin Laden's death. Also, new unemployment numbers and the 2012 presidential race. Joining Gwen: Martha Raddatz, ABC News; Peter...
Air date: 05/04/2012
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2231065950/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false The U.S. and China continue to negotiate over activist Chen Guangcheng's travel to America. Plus, President Obama visited Afghanistan on the one year anniversary of Osama bin Laden's death. Also, new unemployment numbers and the 2012 presidential race. Joining Gwen: Martha Raddatz, ABC News; Peter... /episodes/get/4027 /episode/4027 Washington Week: May 4, 2012 /episode-player/4027
May 11, 2012
What's the political fallout of President Obama's support for same-sex marriage? Plus, longtime Senator Richard Lugar, R-Ind., lost his party's primary. What does that mean for moderate republicans and incumbents? Also, the double-agent al-Qaeda plotter. Joining Gwen: Major Garrett, National...
Air date: 05/11/2012
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http://video.pbs.org/widget/partnerplayer/2233815415/?player=WGBY-PBS&w=512&h=288&chapterbar=true&autoplay=false What's the political fallout of President Obama's support for same-sex marriage? Plus, longtime Senator Richard Lugar, R-Ind., lost his party's primary. What does that mean for moderate republicans and incumbents? Also, the double-agent al-Qaeda plotter. Joining Gwen: Major Garrett, National... /episodes/get/4011 /episode/4011 Washington Week: May 11, 2012 /episode-player/4011
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