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C-SPAN's The Weekly, go beyond the headlines of the stories shaping the conversation in Washington and across the country with interviews that provide background and context to the issues and events dominating the news cycle

C-SPAN's The Weekly, go beyond the headlines of the stories shaping the conversation in Washington and across the country with interviews that provide background and context to the issues and events dominating the news cycle
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C-SPAN's The Weekly, go beyond the headlines of the stories shaping the conversation in Washington and across the country with interviews that provide background and context to the issues and events dominating the news cycle

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@cspanradio

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English

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(202) 737-3220


Episodes

Future of Afghanistan with Michael O'Hanlon of the Brookings Institution

8/16/2019
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The war in Afghanistan is America's longest. Michael O'Hanlon of the Brookings Institution talks about how we got here and what could happen in the future under President Trump's leadership.

Duration:00:28:42

Primary Politics with Elaine Kamarck of the Brookings Institution

8/9/2019
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We sit down with Elaine Kamarck, senior fellow at the Brookings Institution on primary politics. She talks with C-SPAN about how the primary process continues to evolve with american politics.

Duration:00:35:16

President Donald Trump on his presidency and time in office

8/2/2019
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President Trump talked to C-SPAN about his presidency and agenda. Topics included his toughest day in office so far, political divisions in the country, racism, getting advice from former presidents, his use of Twitter to reach the public, and the 2020 presidential race.

Duration:00:26:57

Concord Coaltion executive director Robert Bixby on the national debt and how the nation can begin to its fiscal house in order.

7/26/2019
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Robert Bixby, Concord Coalition executive director, talks about the national debt, which is now approaching $23 trillion. He talks about what got us here and how the nation can begin to put its fiscal house in order.

Duration:00:33:56

Wall Street Journal Executive Washington Editor Jerry Seib on the Democrats and the Road to the White House

7/19/2019
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The Wall Street Journal's Executive Washington Editor Jerry Seib talks about the state of the Democratic Party. He's been covering presidential elections since 1980 and shares his insights and observations about today's state of politics moving into the 2020 presidential election season.

Duration:00:32:12

The Mueller Report: What to know before next week's hearings with Harvard Professor Thomas Patterson

7/12/2019
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This epsiode of C-SPAN's The Weekly features Harvard's Kennedy School Professor Thomas Patterson. He talks about the Mueller Report, how the media covers those involved, and what could happen next week.

Duration:00:30:21

Comedy and the First Amendment with The Newseum's Patty Rhule

7/3/2019
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This week, a conversation on Jon Stewart, his humor, and the way comedy educates. Our guest is Patty Rhule, Vice President of Content and Exhibit development at The Newseum in Washington, D.C.

Duration:00:22:58

What's happening with Iran? The New York Times Reporter David Sanger Explains

6/28/2019
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This week, a conversation with David Sanger of The New York Times. His thoughts on what's next with Iran, cyberwarfare, Russia, and more on his latest book The Perfect Weapon: War, Sabotage, and Fear in the Cyber Age.

Duration:00:42:03

The 50th Anniversary of the Stonewall Riots

6/21/2019
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This week, a conversation with Brock Thompson, Washington Blade columnist. He talks about the Stonewall riots, the history of the LGBTQ movement, equality, and his own personal journey.

Duration:00:24:39

Are Democracies becoming more polarized, intolerant and dysfunctional?

6/14/2019
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This week a conversation with Larry Diamond, Stanford University professor and Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, out with a new book, "Ill Winds: Saving Democracy from Russian Rage, Chinese Ambition and American Complacency".

Duration:00:39:47

The U.S. and the U.K.: How will the next British Prime Minister govern? Will Brexit ever happen? What does it mean for the partnetship between Washington and London?

6/7/2019
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This week we take a look at what's next in the relationship between the U.S. and U.K. We talk to Heather Conley, Sr. Vice President and Director of the Europe program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies.

Duration:00:33:58

25th Anniversary of the 1994 Crime Bill w/ Ed Chung from the Center for American Progress

5/31/2019
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This week we take an in-depth look at the 1994 Crime Bill, how it came about and what, if any changes may come. Our guest is Ed Chung, Vice President of Criminal Justice Reform for the Center for American Progress.

Duration:00:31:56

Memorial Day 2019: Remembering the Battle of the Bulge with Harry Miller.

5/24/2019
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This week we talk to World War II veteran Harry Miller about his experience in the Battle of the Bulge.

Duration:00:32:02

The U.S., China, and trade with The Washington Post's David Lynch.

5/17/2019
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This week we talk to The Washington Post's David Lynch on U.S.-China trade, tariffs, and what it will take to resolve the differences between the world's two largest economies.

Duration:00:37:29

What's happening in the Arctic with Blake Hounshell of Politico

5/10/2019
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This week we sit down with Politico's Blake Hounshell on what's happening in the Arctic Circle and why you should care.

Duration:00:33:31

Congressional Races in 2020 with Mike DeBonis of The Washington Post

5/3/2019
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This week we sit down The Washington Post's Mike DeBonis to talk about congressional races in 2020. He breaks down what and where those who are interested should start looking.

Duration:00:26:39

CEO's Rob Kennedy and Susan Swain on C-SPAN's The Presidents

4/26/2019
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This week we sit down with C-SPAN's co-CEO's Rob Kennedy and Susan Swain to talk about C-SPAN's latest book "The Presidents: Noted Historians Rank America's Best and Worst Chief Executives".

Duration:00:49:24

Rep. Debbie Dingell on Life/Legacy of Rep. John Dingell

4/19/2019
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This week we sit down with Rep. Debbie Dingell (D-MI) about the life and legacy of her husband, the late Rep. John Dingell (D-MI, 1955-2015), the longest serving U.S. Representative in history, who died in February at age 92. She talks about his leadership on the environment, civil rights and health care.

Duration:00:34:17

Gerrymandering with Kathay Feng of Common Cause

4/12/2019
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This week we sit down with Kathay Feng of Common Cause and talk about gerrymandering. She explains the recent case about gerrymanding that just went before the Supreme Court of the United States and what it could mean for states moving forward.

Duration:00:34:23

Brexit with Nile Gardiner of The Heritage Foundation

4/5/2019
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This week we sit down with Nile Gardiner, a former staffer for British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, and now the Director of the Margaret Thatcher Center for Freedom at the Heritage Foundation. He talks about what is next for Brexit.

Duration:00:32:01