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Number of veterans in Congress continues to decline

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A decade of wars abroad has not reversed the decline in military veterans serving in the U.S. Congress. When the next session convenes in January, the two chambers will have the fewest number of veterans serving since World War II. It's a continuation of a nearly four-decade-long decline of veterans in office since the peak of their service in the years after the Vietnam War.

Remembering David Broder

Vault Show

David Broder was the “Dean” of the Washington Press Corp, and a fixture on Washington Week for decades.  But the stories he relished the most featured the voices outside of Washington and the issues that mattered most to Americans.  He also offered keen insight into the workings and the political dynamics at both ends of

On the Radar: July 26, 2010

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On the Radar: July 6, 2010

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May 14, 2010

Weekly Show

The panel discusses a week of rapidly developing stories, including the President's nomination of Solicitor General Elena Kagan to The Supreme Court, President Hamid Karzai's visit to Washington, the continuing oil spill in the Gulf and its effects on energy policy, and the upcoming primary elections. Juliet Eilperin of The Washington Post joins the panel this week.

On the Radar: May 10, 2010

Legacy: On The Radar

On the Radar: April 28, 2010

Legacy: On The Radar

On the Radar: April 22, 2010

Legacy: On The Radar

On the Radar: April 6, 2010

Legacy: On The Radar

On the Radar: March 29, 2010

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