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Washington Week

September 7, 2012

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Did Obama's appeal to the nation for a second term resonate? How did Democrats rebut Republican attacks? Plus what was Bill Clinton's ultimate contribution to the convention? Also, did Friday's job numbers boost or quell Obama’s post-convention shine? Joining Gwen: Dan Balz, The Washington Post; Peter Baker, The New York Times; Michael Duffy, TIME Magazine; Jeanne Cummings, Bloomberg News.

Episodes of Washington Week657

Video thumbnail: Washington Week Congress averts shutdown. Plus, the two Donald Trumps.

Washington Week

Congress averts shutdown. Plus, the two Donald Trumps.

Lawmakers pass government funding bill. Plus the "Rubik's cube" of Trump personalities.

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Congress averts shutdown. Plus, the two Donald Trumps.

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Video thumbnail: Washington Week Campaigns build on debate momentum & Congress overrides veto

Washington Week

Campaigns build on debate momentum & Congress overrides veto

Clinton tries to build on debate momentum while Trump tries to regroup.

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Campaigns build on debate momentum & Congress overrides veto

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Washington Week

Independent candidates left off debate stage

Gary Johnson will not debate and will Hispanic elected representation expand in November?

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Independent candidates left off debate stage

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Video thumbnail: Washington Week Nat'l security & policing center stage 3 days before debate

Washington Week

Nat'l security & policing center stage 3 days before debate

The presidential candidates will meet for their first face-to-face debate on Monday.

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Nat'l security & policing center stage 3 days before debate

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Clips of Washington Week222

Video thumbnail: Washington Week Remembering Shimon Peres and pursuit of Middle East peace

Washington Week

Remembering Shimon Peres and pursuit of Middle East peace

We look back at Shimon Peres' negotiating of the 1993 Oslo Accord.

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Remembering Shimon Peres and pursuit of Middle East peace

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Video thumbnail: Washington Week Issues shaping the millennial vote in battleground Colorado

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Issues shaping the millennial vote in battleground Colorado

Colorado students discuss issues & whether CO is still up for grabs in the election.

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Issues shaping the millennial vote in battleground Colorado

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Video thumbnail: Washington Week What would you ask Trump or Clinton in a debate?

Washington Week

What would you ask Trump or Clinton in a debate?

Hillary Clinton & Donald Trump face off for the first time next week. What would you ask?

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What would you ask Trump or Clinton in a debate?

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Video thumbnail: Washington Week The role of debate moderators

Washington Week

The role of debate moderators

Two-time VP debate moderator Gwen Ifill talks about the job.

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The role of debate moderators

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Video thumbnail: Washington Week 1996 Welfare Reform: Democratic "Mini-Revolt"

Washington Week

1996 Welfare Reform: Democratic "Mini-Revolt"

A look back at the 1996 welfare reform.

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1996 Welfare Reform: Democratic "Mini-Revolt"

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Video thumbnail: Washington Week Hillary Clinton in One Word

Washington Week

Hillary Clinton in One Word

Everyone has an opinion about Hillary Clinton. What would you say?

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Hillary Clinton in One Word

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Video thumbnail: Washington Week How would you describe the election in one word?

Washington Week

How would you describe the election in one word?

What would you say? Share your answer on Twitter #16for2016.

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How would you describe the election in one word?

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Video thumbnail: Washington Week Are superdelegates really super?

Washington Week

Are superdelegates really super?

Do you know how the Democratic superdelegate process works?

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Are superdelegates really super?

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Video thumbnail: Washington Week Town Hall: June 29, 2012

Washington Week

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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Video thumbnail: Washington Week Electronic Town Hall in Ohio and Oregon

Washington Week

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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Video thumbnail: Washington Week Remembering 9/11

Washington Week

Remembering 9/11

Washington Week looks back on the day that changed America.

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Remembering 9/11

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Video thumbnail: Washington Week Paul Newman Promo, September 1999

Washington Week

Paul Newman Promo, September 1999

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

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Paul Newman Promo, September 1999

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