Washington Week

50 years of Washington Week: "Honest discourse"

Clip: Season 2017 | 22s | Video has closed captioning.

For 50 years, Washington Week has been a civil conversation of the week’s news with the nation’s top journalists. All week long, longtime viewers have been sharing their reasons for watching. “I enjoy that there seems to be an honest discourse without interrupting, rudeness or arguing,” Kathleen told us in Colorado.

Aired: 02/17/17

Rating: NR

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10 big stories Washington Week covered

Washington Week came on the air February 23, 1967. In the 50 years that followed, we covered a lot of history-making events. Read up on 10 of the biggest stories Washington Week covered in its first 50 years.

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