For 50 years, Washington Week has featured the nation’s top journalists sharing their reporting and analysis on the biggest stories of the week. That’s what one long-time viewer appreciates most. “It's a great way to keep up with news and get inside information on what's going on in Washington and politics across the nation and internationally,” Tim told us outside our town hall in Cleveland.
President Trump delivered his first address to Congress since taking office just over a month ago. The president pointed to his accomplishments in his first 40 days and offered his vision for strengthening the military, replacing the Affordable Care Act, investing in infrastructure and changing the immigration system.
When Verna started watching Washington Week as a teenager in 1967, her mother made her "sit there and watch." Well, 50 years later, the tradition stuck. Verna says she grew to love the show, especially in the last 10 years. Thanks for watching!
Robert Costa made his first appearance at the PBS Annual Meeting since being named Washington Week moderator in April. Costa introduced himself to the gathering of local station leaders, program producers and PBS employees and shared his vision for the future of Washington Week and efforts to expand the program’s digital presence.