Preview: Coming Up on Washington Week

Mar. 16, 2023 AT 4:09 p.m. EDT

Airs Friday, March 17, 2023 at 8PM on PBS (check local listings)

On this week's Washington Week:

  • Economic Uncertainty: The Biden administration aims to calm the financial markets and concerned Americans, after the second-largest bank collapse in U.S. history, and ahead of the Federal Reserve’s critical meeting next week.
  • U.S.-Russia Tensions & GOP Division Over Ukraine: A Russian fighter jet’s collision with a U.S. reconnaissance drone this week marks the most direct military encounter between the two countries since the war in Ukraine began, and comes amidst a split within the Republican Party about U.S. aid to Ukraine.

Joining guest moderator William Brangham to discuss this and more:

  • Fin Gomez, Political Director, CBS News
  • Neil Irwin, Chief Economic Correspondent, Axios
  • Zolan Kanno-Youngs, White House Correspondent, The New York Times
  • Kayla Tausche, Anchor and Senior White House Correspondent, CNBC

Major funding for “Washington Week” is provided by Consumer Cellular, the estate of Arnold Adams, the Yuen Foundation, Sandra and Carl DeLay-Magnuson, Rose Hirschel and Andy Shreeves, Robert and Susan Rosenbaum, the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, and PBS.

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