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Washington Week

July 15, 2011

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President Obama predicts economic "Armageddon" if the debt ceiling isn't raised by the Aug 2 deadline. Democrats want tax hikes. Republicans want spending cuts. Gwen Ifill drills down on the facts & fiction surrounding the budget crisis with Michael Duffy, TIME Magazine; Gloria Borger, CNN; John Dickerson, Slate Magazine/CBS News; David Wessel, The Wall Street Journal.

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FBI director briefs Intel Committee, VP Pence's role

FBI Director James Comey discusses the Trump administration's connection to Russia.

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FBI director briefs Intel Committee, VP Pence's role

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Angry constituents pack Congressional town halls

Republican and Democratic lawmakers are facing angry constituents across the country.

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Angry constituents pack Congressional town halls

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Trump administration considers next steps for travel ban

The 9th Circuit rejects Trump bid to reinstate travel ban.

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Health care debate sparks angry Congressional town halls

In 2009, angry constituents confronted members of Congress about health care.

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Health care debate sparks angry Congressional town halls

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Washington Week celebrates 50 years on TV!

Washington Week announcer Paul Anthony looks back at 50 years.

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Washington Week celebrates 50 years on TV!

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50 years of Washington Week: “Unbiased and in-depth”

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50 years of Washington Week: “Unbiased and in-depth”

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50 years of Washington Week: “Must-see TV”

Washington Week is turning 50! Longtime viewers are sharing what they love about the show.

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50 years of Washington Week: “Must-see TV”

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“I like knowing what’s going on in Washington”

To celebrate its 50th anniversary, we asked viewers why they watch Washington Week.

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50 years of Washington Week: “No bull”

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50 years of Washington Week: "Honest discourse"

For 50 years, Washington Week has been a civil conversation of the week’s news.

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Town Hall: June 29, 2012

Gwen Ifill hosts an immigration electronic town hall with PBS Stations in AZ and CA.

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Town Hall: June 29, 2012

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Electronic Town Hall in Ohio and Oregon

Gwen Ifill hosts an electronic town hall with PBS Member Stations in Ohio and Oregon.

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Electronic Town Hall in Ohio and Oregon

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Paul Newman filmed a promotional video for Washington Week in 1999.

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