The program on the week's top political events included conversation on the Fed's unexpected half point interest rate cut and subsequent stock market rally, the riots in Quebec over the Summit of the Americas meeting, the recent outbreak of violence in the Middle East following a Palestinian strike against the Israelis, the Supreme Court ruling allowing constitutional districts to be redrawn and its positive impact on minorities, and Bush's conflicting moves on environmental policy. [26 minutes]
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Series Description: WASHINGTON WEEK, PBS' longest-running public affairs series, features Washington's top journalists analyzing the week's top news stories and their effect on the lives of all Americans. Gwen Ifill hosts.
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