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Washington Week

Washington Week

Join moderator Robert Costa for a robust roundtable discussion with award-winning journalists who provide reporting and analysis of the major stories emanating from the nation's capital.

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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/7vaUCS_9mCq7I_gVLxk6yQ==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false In the wake of bearish economic indicators, the panelists discussed President Donald Trump’s trade war with China, unrest in Hong Kong, and the implications of a potentially weakening economy on the 2020 presidential race. The panel then turned to the president's call on Israel this week to... /episodes/get/94845 /episode/94845 FULL EPISODE: Stock market tumbles, Trump vs. the 'squad' /episode-player/94845

Stock market tumbles, culture wars heat up.

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Fri, 08/16/2019 - 06:00
WGBY 57/HD
Fri Aug 9th, 8:00pm
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Sun Aug 11th, 7:00am
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/M4iJWxf_O5tMZpeIvD0llA==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false After 31 people died in mass shootings in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio last weekend, the panelists discussed President Donald Trump's response, criticism from Democrats, and what type of gun control legislation could possibly come next. The conversation later turned to the shakeup with the... /episodes/get/94694 /episode/94694 FULL EPISODE: Mass shootings in America /episode-player/94694

Thirty-one people were killed in two mass shootings last weekend.

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Fri, 08/09/2019 - 06:00
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/lslYIrN6UV-5sCEEFAFr3Q==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false After the 2020 Democratic candidates squared off on the debate stage over two nights in Detroit, the panelists shared insight and analysis on the contenders’ performances and the direction of the party. The conversation later turned to the impact of the latest economic news in the wake of interest... /episodes/get/94521 /episode/94521 FULL EPISODE: Recapping the recent Democratic debates /episode-player/94521

Democrats debate the future of the party.

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Fri, 08/02/2019 - 06:45
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/Ges5xxrccrxryuyQL9Acdg==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false After former special counsel Robert Mueller testified on Capitol Hill this week, the panelists discussed possible next steps for Democrats in Congress and the future of election security in the wake of Russian election interference. The conversation also turned to the latest economic news and the... /episodes/get/94362 /episode/94362 FULL EPISODE: What did we learn from Mueller's testimony? /episode-player/94362

Discussing the former special counsel's recent testimony on Capitol Hill.

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Fri, 07/26/2019 - 06:00
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/gqADOKC7uBWCK0fXNEPT-A==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false The panelists gave context and analysis on several events that made up another turbulent week, including President Donald Trump's renewed attacks against four Congresswomen and the administration's new asylum policy. /episodes/get/94210 /episode/94210 FULL EPISODE: President Donald Trump vs. the "squad" /episode-player/94210

President Trump renews attacks against four Congresswomen.

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Fri, 07/19/2019 - 06:00
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//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/9BZUzrhvisd-QRWN8SQyOg==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false President Donald Trump accepted Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta’s resignation Friday. /episodes/get/93838 /episode/93838 FULL EPISODE: Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta resigns /episode-player/93838

Acosta criticized over Jeffrey Epstein plea deal.

Air date:
Fri, 07/12/2019 - 06:15
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