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50 years of Washington Week: "They respect each other"

Clip: Season 2017 | 24s | Video has closed captioning.

Washington Week turns 50 next week! All this month we’ll be sharing reasons longtime Washington Week viewers keep watching. Kathy told us she watches because of the intelligent, responsible and respectful conversations. “I like the fact that it's done intelligently, and people don't yell each other down,” she said in line for the Washington Week roadshow in Cleveland last July.

Aired: 02/13/17

Rating: NR

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Celebrating 50 Years

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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