What a week it's been! War talk, preparations and saber rattling were all stepped up this week, from Yemen to Qatar, from Iraq to the United Nations. Doyle McManus of the Los Angeles Times and Tom Gjelten of National Public Radio report. The Congressional Commission on 9-11 made their report this week. Michael Duffy of Time Magazine takes a look. And finally....The firestorm around the remarks by Trent Lott at Strom Thurmond's 100 birthday celebration. Gloria Borger of U.S. News & World Report and CBS News has that story. And to the hundreds of you who responded to Gwen's invitation to e-mail us about Trent Lott's observations, thank you, we read them all. You'll find some sample responses on our Web site. [26 minutes]
This episode has not aired in the past few months on Iowa Public Television.
In the Webcast Extra: our panelists discuss progress in Congress to reform the immigration system. Also, why did the... 09:30
In the Webcast Extra, we look at Barbara Bush's honest opinion of another Bush in the Oval Office. House Republicans... 07:19
In the webcast extra we look at what the media got wrong in its coverage of Boston and the Ricin laced letters that... 09:16
On the Webcast Extra: we discuss states, tired of a divided Congress, that are taking gun issues into their own... 12:02
On the Webcast Extra: The panelists examine the choice of Marco Rubio as the GOP response to the State of the Union.... 08:22
- Watch more video from this program »
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.
All Upcoming Episodes
There are no broadcasts currently planned. Please check back for future broadcast dates.