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What each candidate must do to win the Electoral College

September 14, 2016
While polls show the presidential race is tightening, in the end it comes down to this: The candidate who wins at least 270 electoral votes will prevail. Gwen Ifill examines different paths to the White House with Republican strategist John Brabender and former Deputy White House Press Secretary Bill Burton.
Gwen's NewsHour Reports

Clinton sidelined by pneumonia, Obama steps up to boost her campaign

September 13, 2016
While Hillary Clinton took a break to recover from pneumonia, President Obama stepped in on the trail, praising the resilience of his former secretary of state. On Monday night, the Democratic nominee told CNN she had thought the delay in releasing news of her illness wasn’t going to be “that big a deal.” Meanwhile, Donald Trump hit the the road to tout his plan on childcare. Gwen Ifill reports.
Gwen's NewsHour Reports

In the reddest part of Colorado, some Republicans rethink their loyalty

September 12, 2016
In most elections, Colorado has been a key battleground state. But this season, Hillary Clinton is polling far ahead of Donald Trump. Gwen Ifill speaks with voters in one of the state’s most conservative counties, home to five military installations and where Mitt Romney was a slam dunk in 2012. Now, some conservatives are turning to third-party candidates and even to the Democratic opposition.
Gwen's NewsHour Reports

Questioning Clinton’s health transparency and Trump’s charitable giving

September 12, 2016
Amid questions about her health, Hillary Clinton has caused a stir with comments about Donald Trump supporters. Gwen Ifill talks to Susan Page of USA Today and Tamara Keith of NPR about Clinton’s privacy about her pneumonia diagnosis and a Washington Post investigation into Trump’s charitable contributions.

Washington Week in Colorado: Trump and Clinton debate national security as polls tighten

September 9, 2016
Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton debate who will be the best commander in chief as polls get closer.
Webcast Extra

Washington Week Extra: Colorado Edition -- What swing-state voters are watching 60 days before Election Day

September 9, 2016
Colorado voters ask our panel questions about Clinton's likeability and debate moderators.
From the Vault

One Year After 9/11 Attacks - Part II

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September 8, 2016
18 Washington Week panelists gathered to discuss the mark attacks had made on the country.
From the Vault

One Year After 9/11 Attacks - Part I

Air Date: 
September 8, 2016
18 Washington Week panelists gathered to discuss the mark attacks had made on the country.

Donald Trump visits Mexico and doubles down on immigration plan while Clinton fundraises and makes the case for American exceptionalism

September 2, 2016
Trump visits Mexico and repeats his strict immigration policies in Arizona. Clinton fundraises and adopts a Republican-style embrace of American exceptionalism.