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House GOP recasts agenda as White House alternative, not opposition

January 31, 2014
While President Obama pushed his economic agenda on the road, House Republicans met to discuss their way forward on major issues, including immigration. Gwen Ifill gets views on the year’s political outlook from Washington Post columnist Michael Gerson, Neera Tanden of the Center for American Progress and Andrew Rudalevige from Bowdoin College.
Jan 31 2014
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Webcast Extra: The Latest Developments for Chris Christie in Bridge Shutdown Investigations

January 31, 2014
Chris Christie involvement with the Bridge Shutdown and impact of Farm Bill

2014 State of the Union, Obama's Action Agenda and GOP Response

January 31, 2014
2014 State of the Union, Obama's Action Agenda and GOP Response
Gwen's NewsHour Reports

Researchers make stem cell discovery by studying tissue stress and repair

January 30, 2014
For many years scientists have been investigating how to make adult stem cells act more like embryonic stem cells. A new simple treatment from mice has led to the creation of heart cells and others from adult cells. Gwen Ifill talks to one of the study's lead researchers, Dr. Charles Vacanti of Brigham and Women's Hospital.
Gwen's NewsHour Reports

Commission finds voting process needs to catch up with how Americans live today

January 24, 2014
Operating on the principle that Americans should not find it difficult to vote, a bipartisan committee came to a unanimous conclusion about how to improve the election process. Robert Bauer and Benjamin Ginsberg, co-chairs of the Presidential Commission on Election Administration, join Gwen Ifill to discuss their suggestions.
Jan 24 2014
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Webcast Extra: Mike Huckabee & the GOP War on Women, Clemency for Snowden, and the State of the Union

January 24, 2014
Mike Huckabee renews talk of a GOP war on women, and previewing the Obama's state of the union

Christie Saga Continues, McDonnell's Downfall, Election Reform and Syria Peace Conference

January 24, 2014
Christie Saga Continues, McDonnell's Downfall, Election Reform and Syria Peace Conference
Gwen's NewsHour Reports

Will talks yield any progress for ending the Syrian war?

January 23, 2014
Chief foreign correspondent Margaret Warner joins Gwen Ifill from Switzerland to further discuss the positions held by the opposing sides. Then Gwen Ifill gets reaction from Joshua Landis of the University of Oklahoma and Andrew Tabler of the Washington Institute about whether anything positive can come of the talks.
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Supreme Court considers cases on 'Raging Bull' authorship, labor union limits

January 22, 2014
Gwen Ifill talks to Marcia Coyle of the National Law Journal about two cases heard at the Supreme Court. In one, non-unionized health care workers argue they shouldn't have to pay for contract negotiations. Then, can an author's heir claim copyright infringement against the 1980 movie "Raging Bull" decades later?