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For 50 years, Washington Week has been the most intelligent and up to date conversation about the most important news stories of the week. Washington Week is the longest-running news and public affairs program on PBS and features journalists -- not pundits -- lending insight and perspective to the week's important news stories.

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For 50 years, Washington Week has been the most intelligent and up to date conversation about the most important news stories of the week. Washington Week is the longest-running news and public affairs program on PBS and features journalists -- not pundits -- lending insight and perspective to the week's important news stories.

    The Washington Week Bookshelf: Ten Lessons for a Post-Pandemic World by Fareed Zakaria

    The Washington Week Bookshelf: Ten Lessons for a Post-Pandemic World by Fareed Zakaria

    Fareed Zakaria of CNN’s “Fareed Zakaria GPS”discussed his latest book “Ten Lessons for a Post-Pandemic World.” The discussion covered the consequences of the pandemic and how COVID-19 could reshape the nation and the world, globalization and the digital age.

    • 15 min
    Special Report on the COVID-19 Pandemic

    Special Report on the COVID-19 Pandemic

    COVID-19 case numbers are hitting record highs as outbreaks are appearing nationwide right before the holiday season. With millions struggling, the biggest question is, what’s next? The panel discusses what the future holds for America as vaccines arrive, and how a deeply divided Congress can impact future COVID-19 legislation.

    • 21 min
    The Road to the Georgia Runoffs

    The Road to the Georgia Runoffs

    The nation is looking to Georgia as the state’s two Senate runoff elections are right around the corner. The panel continued the conversation from the broadcast and discussed a private phone call between Republican senators expressing their views on Trump’s ongoing election feud, and what the future of the Senate might be in 2021.

    • 14 min
    President Donald Trump Denies Election Results As COVID-19 Spikes

    President Donald Trump Denies Election Results As COVID-19 Spikes

    President Trump continues to refuse to accept the election results, taking aid from his lawyer and Republican leaders that have resulted in no overturn in Biden’s victory. The panel also discussed the fate of the nation as the pandemic surges, while COVID-19 stimulus talks are put on hold for yearning Americans.

    • 24 min

Customer Reviews

4.4 out of 5
942 Ratings

942 Ratings

Road_Work ,

Party over country

Good show. Sorry to hear James Baker is more GOP than for America.

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Shove that slider up!

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