Washington Week

Washington Week

Join host Gwen Ifill and the country's top journalists for an in-depth discussion of the week's top news from Washington.


Latest Episodes

Russian Convoys in Ukraine & Hostage Journalists in Syria

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 21:54:00 EDT

On the Webcast Extra, Bloomberg's Indira Lakshmanan reports on Russian convoys rolling into Ukraine. Some call it "invasion," while others call it "humanitarian relief." Plus, the state of journalists abducted in Syria, Bank of America's record billion dollar mortgage settlement and remembering Sen. James Jeffords who single-handedly changed control of the Senate in 2001.


ISIL Executes Foley; Holder in Ferguson; Perry Indicted

Fri, 22 Aug 2014 21:53:00 EDT

The ISIL threat and President Obama's response following the execution of journalist James Foley; Attorney General Holder visits Ferguson, Plus, the felony indictment against Texas Governor Rick Perry. Joining Gwen: Nancy Youssef, McClatchy Newspapers; Indira Lakshmanan, Bloomberg News, Pierre Thomas, ABC News; Amy Walter, Cook Political Report.