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3 stories you might have missed

May 22, 2019
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FULL EPISODE: Trump administration rolls out merit-based immigration proposal, United States reaches deal with Canada and Mexico on tariffs

May 17, 2019
After the Trump administration reached an agreement with Canada and Mexico to lift tariffs on steel and aluminum being shipped to the United States, the panelists discussed if the move could jolt the negotiations to end the trade war between the U.S. and China. The show’s conversation also turned to President Donald Trump’s new merit-based immigration proposal, the rising tensions between the United States and Iran, and the Republican-led state legislature’s recent passing of a near-total ban on abortion.
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EXTRA: Discussing the expanding 2020 race

May 17, 2019
Montana Gov. Steve Bullock and New York City Mayor Bill DeBlasio became the latest Democrats to join the 2020 presidential race this week. As the current list of Democratic candidates clocks in at 24, the panelists discussed the latest developments in campaign 2020.
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3 stories you may have missed

May 15, 2019
Have you been keeping up? Check out these stories you might have missed.

Fallout from the Mueller report continues, tariffs rise after U.S. and China fail to reach trade deal

May 10, 2019
The panelists discussed President Donald Trump's move to assert executive privilege over the release of special counsel Robert Mueller's full report as some Democratic leaders declare that the country is in a "constitutional crisis." Plus, the conversation turned to the ongoing trade battle between China and the United States after the two countries failed to reach a trade deal.
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Latest foreign policy developments, Trump administration introduces new health care proposals

May 10, 2019
The panelists discussed the administration's new sanctions on Iran and the move to nominate Patrick Shanahan as the country's new defense secretary. The group also recapped President Trump's new calls to lower prescription drug costs.
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WATCH: Robert Costa interviews House Speaker Nancy Pelosi at Washington Post Live event

May 7, 2019
Watch the event live at 8 a.m. EST.
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LIVE: Watch the #WashWeekPBS Extra here

May 17, 2019
You can stream the #WashWeek Extra on our website and many other social media platforms.

Attorney General William Barr under fire, tensions escalate between Congress and the White House

May 3, 2019
As tensions between the Trump administration and Capitol Hill continue to escalate over special counsel Robert Mueller’s report, the panelists recapped Attorney General Bill Barr’s testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee this week, along with the impact of a recently released letter from the special counsel to the attorney general. The conversation also turned to discussing if the White House would allow Mueller and McGahn to testify to Congress.