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Catch up on the biggest stories of the day from Washington with interviews and analysis from leading journalists. Posted weekdays at 6:30 pm ET. From C-SPAN, the network that brings you the "Q&A" podcast.

Catch up on the biggest stories of the day from Washington with interviews and analysis from leading journalists. Posted weekdays at 6:30 pm ET. From C-SPAN, the network that brings you the "Q&A" podcast.

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Catch up on the biggest stories of the day from Washington with interviews and analysis from leading journalists. Posted weekdays at 6:30 pm ET. From C-SPAN, the network that brings you the "Q&A" podcast.

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Episodes

Deal announced on bipartisan infrastructure spending

7/28/2021
Today's program includes interviews with USA Today's Joey Garrison on infrastructure spending talks (6) and Bloomberg Government's Jack Fitzpatrick on provisions in FY22 spending bills targeting China (13). Also, Speaker Pelosi reinstates the House mask mandate and Fed Chair Powell on COVID and the economy. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:47:28

Officers reveal horrors they faced defending Capitol on Jan. 6

7/27/2021
Today's program includes testimony from Capitol and District of Columbia police who testified at the first hearing of the Select Committee to Investigate the January 6th Attack on the United States Capitol. We're joined by Nicholas Wu of Politico (20). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:35:27

Bipartisan infrastructure spending bill still a work in progress

7/26/2021
Today's program looks at the bipartisan infrastructure spending bill talks, NYC and CA require COVID-19 vaccines or testing for public workers, President Biden meets the Iraqi Prime Minister and a preview of the 1/6 Committee hearing Tuesday. Interview with Washington Times' Haris Alic (4). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:44:11

U.S. & Canada Ambassadors on different COVID travel restrictions

7/23/2021
Today's program looks at differing U.S. and Canadian COVID-19 non-essential travel rules, Gov. Kay Ivey (R-AL) plea for people to get vaccinated, Cleveland Indians change their name, and Summer Olympics begin in Tokyo. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:29:25

DOJ targets gun trafficking in five cities

7/22/2021
Today's program looks at new federal gun trafficking strike forces, House increases Afghan Special Immigrant Visas, and a contested BLM Director nomination in the Senate. Interview with AP's Mike Balsamo (3) and Military Times' Meghann Myers (22). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:44:02

Speaker Pelosi vetoes 2 GOP Members of 1/6 Attack Select Committee

7/22/2021
Today's program looks at House Republican & Democrat disputes over who can be on the January 6th Attack Investigation Select Committee, test Senate vote fails on the bipartisan infrastructure spending bill, and Democratic plans on immigration reform. Interviews with CQ/Roll Call's Jessica Wehrman and Bloomberg's Laura Litvan. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:45:37

Infectious Delta variant makes up 83% of new US coronavirus cases

7/20/2021
With more on the increase in delta variant covid-19 cases and mask mandates with Dan Diamond of The Washington Post (12) and the latest on Senate infrastructure talks with Caitlin Emma of Politico (23). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:39:33

Stocks drop as virus fears shake markets; Dow falls 2.1%

7/19/2021
Today's program looks at President Biden's economic speech from the White House. It came on a day when stocks fell across the board, as fears grow over the increase in cases of the delta variant of covid-19. Plus, more the infrastructure plan and the Senate Rules Committee held its first "field hearing" in more than 20 years. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:35:23

U.S. warns businesses of risks of operating in Hong Kong

7/16/2021
Today's program looks at the Biden administration's advisory to U.S. businesses in Hong Kong, CDC warning COVID-19 is "pandemic of the unvaccinated", update on Afghan interpreter Special Immigrant Visas, and Vice President Harris meets with Black Women leaders on voting rights. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:38:44

Senate test vote on bipartisan infrastructure bill scheduled

7/15/2021
Today's program looks at the scheduled infrastructure spending bill vote in the Senate, enhanced child tax credit monthly payments begin, and President Biden meets with German Chancellor Merkel. Interview with Washington Post's Mike DeBonis. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:43:46

President Biden supporting Senate Democratic infrastructure spending bill

7/14/2021
Today's program looks at the $3.5 trillion "human infrastructure" bill written by Senate Democrats, Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell on inflation, and State Dept passport processing delays. Interview with USA Today's White House Correspondent Joseph Garrison (9). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:42:34

President Biden: "Big Lie is just that. A Big Lie"

7/13/2021
Today's program looks at President Biden's speech on voting rights, Texas elections bill standoff and Consumer Price Index increase. Interview with Texas Tribune's Alexa Ura (11) and Wasll Street Journal's Gwynn Guilford (24). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:41:39

POTUS Biden meets with local leaders on fight against gun violence

7/12/2021
Today's program looks at the President's meeting with local leaders to combat gun violence. Plus, the latest on the troop withdrawal from Afghanistan, Senate legislative plans, and voting reform bills in Texas. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:32:26

June jobs report: 850K

7/2/2021
Today's program looks at the June jobs report, Independence Day holiday travel and coronavirus concerns, U.S. leaves key base in Afghanistan and a Pentagon report on handling sexual assault in the military. Note: Washington Today next episode will be June 12. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:30:38

Biden meets with officials and first responders in Surfside as rescue operations hit pause

7/1/2021
Today's program looks at the President's trip to Surf Side Florida. Plus, Speaker Nancy Pelosi announces who is on her Special Committee to investigate the January 6th attack on the U.S. Capitol. Interviews with Mike Lillis of The Hill (13), Dr. Michael Saag of the University of Alabama (28), and David Fahrenthold of The Washington Post (35). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:46:27

House Passes Legislation to Investigate January 6th Attack on U.S. Capitol

6/30/2021
Today's program looks at the House vote on a commission to investigate the January 6th attack on the U.S. Capitol. Plus, interviews with Ed O'Keefe of CBS (10) on President Biden's trip to Florida tomorrow, Rick Klein of ABC News on Former President Trump's trip to the southern border (30), and Rachel Katz of C-SPAN on the latest presidential survey (37). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:45:07

Condo board boss warned of worsening damage before collapse

6/29/2021
Today's program looks at the latest from Florida at the site of the condo collapse. We talk with Sarah Blaskey of the Miami Herald (10). Plus interviews with David Nather (17) of Axios on the delta variant of Covid-19 and Scott Wong of The Hill (28) join to talk about Fmr. President Trump's visit to the southern border tomorrow. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:39:22

Sen. McConnell undecided whether to support bipartisan infrastructure spending package

6/28/2021
Today's program looks at the infrastructure spending talks with Washington Post's Tyler Pager (7), whether Medicare might pay for the new Alzheimer's drug with Wall Street Journal's Tom Burton (15) and airstrikes against Iran-backed militias with Politico's Andrew Desiderio (28). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:41:26

Derek Chauvin sentenced to 22 1/2 years in prison for murdering George Floyd

6/25/2021
Today's program looks at the Derek Chauvin's sentencing for the murder of George Floyd, VP Harris at the U.S.-Mexico border, President Biden meets with the Afghan President and Justice Department sues Georgia over its voting rights law. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:35:58

POTUS Biden announces bipartisan deal on infrastructure

6/24/2021
Today's program focuses on the deal made with a bipartisan group of senators and the White House on infrastructure. We talk with Tyler Pager of The Washington Post (10) for more specifics. And Olivia Waxman of TIME joins to discuss her latest piece on American history and critical race theory (25). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:43:00