This week, Gwen Ifill speaks with Gebe Martinez of Congressional Quarterly, Jeffrey Birnbaum of Fortune, Michael Duffy of TIME and Dan Balz of The Washington Post. They discuss the presidential and congressional vactations in August, the prospects of invading Iraq, the slow economic recovery and a chance for a double-dip recession. Also, they analyze a recent DLC meeting which featured some democratic hopefuls for the 2004 presidential election. [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.