Geoffrey’s Recent Stories
Nation May 04In unprecedented day at U.S. Supreme Court, justices hear arguments by phone
Monday marked a Supreme Court argument unlike any other -- not because of the legal issues at stake, but because of the logistics made necessary by the pandemic. The session took place over the telephone and was broadcast live, representing…
Nation Apr 21Pelosi on latest pandemic relief bill, expanding COVID-19 testing and Trump
Late Tuesday, the Senate unanimously passed a $483 billion bill providing additional relief and aid amid the COVID-19 pandemic. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., was instrumental in developing this legislation. She joins Judy Woodruff to discuss how the bipartisan deal…
Politics Jul 16What does Joe Sestak believe? Where the candidate stands on 7 issues
Here's where former Pennsylvania congressman and Democratic presidential candidate Joe Sestak stands on key issues.
Politics May 23Kirsten Gillibrand on the political risks of standing up for women
Kirsten Gillibrand has represented New York in the Senate for a decade, with a record of advocacy on sexual abuse and gender rights. Now running for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, Gillibrand sits down with Judy Woodruff to discuss the…
Politics May 16Elizabeth Warren on why we should tax the ultra-rich to fund education
There are now 23 Democrats vying for their party's presidential nomination in 2020, but Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren was among the first to enter the race. Amid the crowded field, Warren has distinguished herself for her detailed policy proposals. She…
Politics Jan 17What does Elizabeth Warren believe? Where the candidate stands on 5 issues
Here is where Massachusetts Senator and 2020 White House contender Elizabeth Warren stands on some key issues.
Politics Dec 12How Michael Cohen broke campaign finance law
With Michael Cohen now headed to prison, here is a look back at how exactly he broke the law.
Politics Sep 19Anita Hill on Kavanaugh: ‘Without an investigation, there cannot be an effective hearing’
With accusations against Brett Kavanaugh evoking memories of another Supreme Court confirmation battle, law professor and author Anita Hill says that a professional investigation is needed to ensure a fair hearing. Hill, who came forward publicly to accuse Clarence Thomas…
Politics Aug 25John McCain, Arizona Republican, two-time presidential candidate and decorated Navy vet, dies at 81
John McCain's life in public service spanned six decades and included a career in the Navy, five-and-a-half brutal years as a Vietnam prisoner of war, six terms in the Senate and two unsuccessful campaigns for president.
Politics Jul 30What you need to know before Paul Manafort’s trial
Manafort is expected to appear Tuesday at the federal courthouse in Alexandria, Va., where federal prosecutors will begin presenting their case against him in the first trial to arise from Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation.