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

Ukraine Crisis, Defending Obamacare, Campaign Fundraising, Domestic Terrorism

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 20:00:00 EDT

The high-level talks between the U.S., Russia, Ukraine and the E.U. to find a diplomatic solution in Ukraine, President Obama defends the healthcare law, the surge in political fundraising and a closer look at the two ongoing investigations into domestic terrorism. Joining Gwen: Peter Baker, The New York Times; Molly Ball, The Atlantic; Matea Gold, Washington Post; Pete Williams, NBC News.


Obama's Asia Pivot, Rand Paul's GOP Rise & Google's DC Footprint

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 20:00:00 EDT

With planned trips to Japan and South Korea, President Obama is pivoting his focus to Asia. The NYT' Peter Baker discusses how previous trips to Asia have been sidelined. Plus, Rand Paul spoke in New Hampshire last weekend. As he competes with Ted Cruz with the GOP attention, who will win out as the 2016 primaries get closer?


Obama on the NSA, the Fed & the Olympics

Wed, 14 Aug 2013 12:12:00 EDT

In the Webcast Extra, the panelists weigh in on some of the President's comments regarding his administration's domestic surveillance program. Also, the possible two leading candidates to head the Federal Reserve. Plus, Obama's remarks regarding the homosexuals at the Olympics.