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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 "Q&A" and "The Weekly" podcasts.

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 "Q&A" and "The Weekly" podcasts.

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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 "Q&A" and "The Weekly" podcasts.

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Episodes

McCarthy announces opposition to Capitol riot commission

5/18/2021
Today's program looks at the continued debate over a commission to investigate the attack on the Capitol from January 6th; Oliva Beavers of Politico joins by phone (10). Plus, more on POTUS Biden's tax plan with Veronique deRugy of the Mercatus Center (30) and Natan Sacks of Brookings joins by phone to talk about the conflict in the Middle East (35). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:49:22

U.S. to start sending monthly checks for children in July

5/17/2021
Today's program looks at the latest on the fight against COVID-19. Plus, Jeff Stein of The Washington Post joins us to discuss the child tax credit (15) and Greg Stohr of Bloomberg on the latest abortion case to go before the Supreme Court (30). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:42:26

CDC: Vaccinated people can now remove masks in most group settings

5/13/2021
Today's program looks at the latest guidance from the CDC on maks, we speak with Melanie West of the Wall Street Journal on the impact on the economy (10). Plus, more on the Colonial Pipeline and a discussion with Jerry Moore on Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-NY) who is poised to be the next House Republican Conference Chair (35). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:46:08

House Republicans oust Cheney from leadership

5/12/2021
Today's program looks at the latest on the ouster of Representative Liz Cheney (R-WY) from House Republican leadership. Plus, more on the pipeline with Sec. of Transportation Pete Buttigieg and domestic terrorism with Attorney General Merrick Garland. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:31:37

Uber, Lyft to Provide Free Rides to Covid-19 Vaccine Sites Until July 4

5/11/2021
Today's program hits on the latest on covid-19 with Dr. Leana Wen (10) and more on the fight in the Senate of the S.1, a voting rights bill with Jordain Carney of The Hill (20). Plus, more on the escalation of tensions in Israel and growing gas lines due to the Colonial Pipeline cyber hack. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:46:06

East Coast pipeline, targeted by ransomware attack, says service could be ‘substantially’ restored by week’s end

5/10/2021
Today's program looks at the latest on the ransomware attack on a US pipeline, Maggie Miller of The Hill joins by phone to provide the latest (7). And a look ahead at the week on Capitol Hill with Erik Wassan of Bloomberg (15). Plus, more on the conflict in Israel with Ishaan Tharoor of The Washington Post (35). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:46:32

April jobs report much smaller than expected

5/7/2021
Today's program looks at the April jobs report, Pfizer/BioNTech applying for COVID-19 vaccine full approval and Atlanta Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms not running for reelection. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:28:27

POTUS Biden pitches infrastructure plan in Louisiana

5/6/2021
Today's program looks at the latest from the Biden administration on their rollout of the infrastructure plan. Plus, more on the forthcoming vote on the potential ouster of Republican Committee Chair Liz Cheney of Wyoming. Interviews with Matthew Gardner of ITEP (7), Amanda Carpenter, a Republican strategist (20), and Felix Salmon of Axios (32). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:40:53

Fmr. President Trump Ban From Facebook Upheld by Oversight Board

5/5/2021
Today's program looks at Former President Trump's continued ban from Facebook, plus continued turmoil within House GOP leadership. Interviews with Missy Rayan of The Washington Post (7), John Bresnahan of Punchbowl News (18), and Abraham Mahshie of the Washington Examiner (35). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:50:37

POTUS Biden to set new goal of 70 percent of Americans getting at least one vaccine dose by July 4

5/4/2021
Today's program looks at President Biden's latest plan to get more Americans vaccinated by July 4th. We hear more from Ariel Cohen of CQ Roll Call (5). Plus, Scott Wong of The Hill drops in to discuss the tension between Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy and Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney of Wyoming (20) and Kirsten Grind of WSJ on the latest on tech and Former President Trump (30). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:42:54

Rev. Al Sharpton give eulogy at Andrew Brown, Jr.'s funeral

5/3/2021
Today's program looks at the Andrew Brown, Jr. funeral, President Biden and Sen. McConnell on infrastructure spending and tax increases and Secretary of State Antony Blinken in London ahead of the G7 Summit. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:40:43

DHS Sec says there is pain, not pleasure, in Title 42 deportations

4/30/2021
Today's program looks at President Biden's First 100 Days on immigration and foreign policy, and the President's visit to an Amtrak station in Philadelphia. Interview with Texas Tribune's Patrick Svitek on Saturday's special 6th Congressional District election (10). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:30:44

President Biden visits Georgia to sell spending proposals

4/29/2021
Today's program looks at President Biden's trip to Georgia on his spending proposals, Senate passes a water infrastructure bill, and bipartisan Senators introduce a bill on sexual assault in the military. Interviews with CBS News' Ed O'Keefe (5) and Wall Street Journal's Josh Mitchell (23). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:45:42

President Speaks to Joint Session of Congress

4/28/2021
Today's program previews President Biden's first speech to a Joint Session of Congress, his $1.8 trillion plan for child care, universal pre-K and free community college, and a Supreme Court case on students' free speech rights off campus. Interviews with ABC News Rick Klein (6), Concord Coalition's Robert Bixby (15) and CNBC's Steve Liesman (30). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:48:19

CDC says vaccinated people can go outdoors without masks

4/27/2021
Today's program looks at new CDC guidance on mask wearing indoors and outdoors for people fully vaccinated against COVID-19, return of earmarks to Appropriations Bills and House Republicans wrap-up their issues retreat in Florida. Interviews with WSJ's Esther Fung (11), The Hill's Mike Lillis.(17) CQ/Roll Call's Jennifer Shutt (31). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:42:00

U.S. population grew at the second-slowest pace in history, census reveals

4/26/2021
Today's program looks at the release of the 2020 census data. Plus, a preview of POTUS Biden's address to Congress on Wednesday and a look ahead at a SCOTUS case that could impact the 2nd Amendment. We speak with Daniel Lippman of Politico (35). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:44:55

Gov. Hogan (R-MD) seeks bipartisan infrastructure spending compromise

4/23/2021
Today's program looks at Gov. Hogan's (R-MD) bipartisan infrastructure summit, White House on whether to help India with COVID vaccines and the SpaceX Crew Dragon launch. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:28:59

Earth Day: POTUS wants to cut U.S. carbon emissions in half by 2030

4/22/2021
Today's program looks at Earth Day plans to address climate change, House passing a DC Statehood bill and Senate passing an anti-Asian Hate Crimes bill. Interviews with Hoover Institution's Terry Anderson (11), Heritage Foundation's Zach Smith (24) and Politico's Kyle Cheney (40). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:46:52

Justice Dept. to investigate Minneapolis police practices

4/21/2021
Today's program includes reaction to Tuesday's guilty verdict in the Derek Chauvin trial. We speak with Nick Halter of Axios about what is next (7). Plus, a look at today's Senate confirmation of Deputy AG Gupta. We're also joined by Karen Tumulty of The Washington Post (30) on the death of former Vice President Walter Mondale. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:46:01

Derek Chauvin convicted of murder in death of George Floyd

4/20/2021
Today's program includes the verdict in the Derek Chauvin trial and response from Capitol Hill. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:19:04