Text Size: Small Medium Large

Firing Line with Margaret Hoover

Latest Episodes

Watch
//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/i4MNzXniOtTN0JWmTCexLw==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Terry McAuliffe, former VA Governor and DNC chair, discusses the 2020 Democratic field, including which candidate he thinks currently has the best chance of winning. McAuliffe also addresses white nationalism during the Trump administration in the wake of the El Paso attack and two years after... /episodes/get/94849 /episode/94849 Terry McAuliffe /episode-player/94849

Terry McAuliffe, former VA Governor and DNC chair, discusses the 2020
Democratic field.

Air date:
Fri, 08/30/2019 - 01:45
Watch
//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/r2rmZJhejPGjEBoRccolgQ==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Rep. Pramila Jayapal, co-sponsor of the House Medicare for All Act, makes the case for a universal government-run health insurance program. She explains why she supports eliminating private insurance and what that would mean for the 150 million+ people with employer-based coverage. She also talks... /episodes/get/94698 /episode/94698 Pramila Jayapal /episode-player/94698

Rep. Pramila Jayapal joins Firing Line and makes the case for universal health care.

Air date:
Fri, 08/09/2019 - 05:15
Watch
//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/zjMhCZXquPDf_vbpBwq0Pg==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Presidential candidate and former Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper discusses taking on Bernie Sanders in this week's presidential debate. Hickenlooper explains why he says policies advocated by some candidates, like the elimination of private insurance and the Green New Deal, will hand the... /episodes/get/94525 /episode/94525 John Hickenlooper /episode-player/94525

John Hickenlooper discusses health care, the Green New Deal, and marijuana legalization.

Air date:
Fri, 08/02/2019 - 06:30
Watch
//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/q_pWvMLiMM2I_7BKkS50uw==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false 2020 presidential candidate and former HUD secretary Julian Castro joins Firing Line to discuss immigration policy and his breakout moment in the first Democratic debate. Castro explains why he is calling for the decriminalization of border crossings, and discusses the possibility of challenging... /episodes/get/94366 /episode/94366 Julian Castro /episode-player/94366

Julian Castro discusses immigration policy and the first Democratic debate.

Air date:
Fri, 07/26/2019 - 00:30
Watch
//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/R0eLCkjtg0cNYMHCMwoXkQ==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) joins Firing Line to discuss the backlash over President Trump’s racially charged tweets aimed at four Democrat Congresswoman. Cruz also discuss his concerns about anti-Semitism and socialism in the progressive left, and addresses immigration policy and border detentions. /episodes/get/94215 /episode/94215 Ted Cruz /episode-player/94215

Guest: Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX). Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) discusses the backlash over President Trump's racially charged tweets aimed at four Democrat Congresswoman. Cruz also discusses his concerns about anti-Semitism and socialism in the progressive left, and addresses immigration policy and border detentions.

Air date:
Fri, 07/19/2019 - 04:30
Watch
//player.pbs.org/partnerplayer/H-iBMf4spNO8fW8IkbSS_A==/?topbar=false&end=0&endscreen=true&start=0&autoplay=false Presidential candidate John Delaney discusses why he thinks Democrats running on popular progressive policies like Medicare for All would hand the 2020 election to Donald Trump. The former Maryland Congressman and entrepreneur details his own plans for healthcare and the environment, and makes the... /episodes/get/93615 /episode/93615 John Delaney /episode-player/93615

Guest: Rob Reiner, director, actor and activist. Director, actor and activist Rob Reiner explains why he is using his voice to call out President Trump on social media, reflects on the continued divisions in the country that his character on All in the Family helped to illustrate, and talks about which Democratic candidate he believes has the best shot of winning back the White House in 2020.

Air date:
Sat, 07/13/2019 - 05:15
Video Title
 
 
 

Pages