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The Backstory: Covering the President

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What's it like to be a reporter covering a president who's also running for re-election? Gwen Ifill gets "The Backstory" from Peter Baker of The New York Times who explains what it's like traveling on on Air Force One with President Obama, the time pressures and fine line between official duties and campaigning.

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The State of YOUR Union

Do average Americans outside the Capitol think the state of the union is strong?

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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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Remembering 9/11

Washington Week looks back on the day that changed America.

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