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Catch the most recent appearances by NewsHour political analysts syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks.

Catch the most recent appearances by NewsHour political analysts syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks.

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Catch the most recent appearances by NewsHour political analysts syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks.

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Episodes

Shields and Brooks on making a deal with Iran, religious freedom and the ma

4/3/2015
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSShields and Brooks on Harry Reid’s retirement, Yemen turmoil response Shields and Brooks on Netanyahu’s election provocation, human trafficking holdup Shields and Gerson on Clinton’s email problem, Senate sabotage of Iran negotiations HARI SREENIVASAN: And to the analysis of Shields and Brooks. That’s syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks. So, David, let me start with you. If the hard-liners or some...

Duration:00:12:46

Shields and Gerson on Netanyahu’s timing, DOJ’s Ferguson findings

3/6/2015
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSShields and Brooks on House GOP vs. Homeland Security, Netanyahu speech rift Shields and Brooks on fighting Islamic extremism, Giuliani on Obama Shields and Brooks on Obama’s war authority request, Islamic State’s threat JUDY WOODRUFF: And to the analysis of Shields and Gerson. That’s syndicated columnist Mark Shields and Washington Post columnist Michael Gerson. We welcome you both. David Brooks is off tonight. So, a national leader,...

Duration:00:11:23

Shields and Brooks on Koch brothers’ near-billion dollar spending plan, no

1/30/2015
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSShields and Brooks on inviting Netanyahu, GOP abortion bill revolt 2016 hopefuls pitch their presidential qualities at GOP meetings What’s on the agenda for the new GOP controlled congress? JUDY WOODRUFF: For Mitt Romney, a third time won’t be the charm. For the Koch brothers, nearly a billion dollars might be the right number. And for congressional Democrats, what’s life like in the minority? For all that, the analysis of Shields and Brooks....

Duration:00:11:56

Shields and Brooks on Paris terrorism and tolerance, GOP takeover in Congre

1/9/2015
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSShields and Gerson on 2015’s foreign policy issues, Mario Cuomo’s legacy Shields and Gerson on cyber-attacks after Sony, Obama’s year ahead Shields and Brooks on reconciling with Cuba, Sony censorship JUDY WOODRUFF: The terrorist attacks in France overshadowed the Republican takeover of Congress this week. But we cover both these developments and more as we turn to the analysis of Shields and Brooks. That’s syndicated columnist Mark Shields and...

Duration:00:11:58

Shields and Gerson on 2015’s foreign policy issues, Mario Cuomo’s legacy

1/2/2015
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSShields and Gerson on cyber-attacks after Sony, Obama’s year ahead Shields and Brooks on reconciling with Cuba, Sony censorship Shields and Brooks on the CIA interrogation report, spending bill sticking points HARI SREENIVASAN: And that brings us to the analysis of Shields and Gerson. That’s syndicated columnist Mark Shields and Washington Post columnist Michael Gerson. So, first, I want to start out with a poll that came out, a Gallup poll,...

Duration:00:13:00

Shields and Gerson on cyber-attacks after Sony, Obama’s year ahead

12/26/2014
Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSShields and Brooks on reconciling with Cuba, Sony censorship Shields and Brooks on the CIA interrogation report, spending bill sticking points Shields and Brooks on who gets credit for job growth, protests on race and justice JUDY WOODRUFF: Well, the news, unfortunately, this holiday week wasn’t exactly peace on earth. New York City is mourning two assassinated police officers, and Sony released its controversial film “The Interview.” For our Friday news...

Duration:00:12:33

Shields and Brooks on the CIA interrogation report, spending bill sticking

12/12/2014
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSShields and Brooks on who gets credit for job growth, protests on race and justice Shields and Brooks on the Ferguson ruling, Hagel resignation Brooks and Marcus on executive action precedent, prospective presidential candidates JUDY WOODRUFF: This week, Congress is going down to the wire again on averting a government shutdown. New and familiar divisions emerged inside both parties. And all that happened just days after a report on the CIA’s...

Duration:00:11:58

Shields and Brooks on who gets credit for jobs growth, protests on race and

12/5/2014
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSShields and Brooks on the Ferguson ruling, Hagel resignation Brooks and Marcus on executive action precedent, prospective presidential candidate Brooks and Dionne on Obama’s immigration plan and what’s next JUDY WOODRUFF: Protests have sprung up this week across America, as a second grand jury chose not to indict a police officer in a killing of an unarmed black man. And in Washington, President Obama announced his choice for the new leader of...

Duration:00:12:02

Shields and Brooks on the Ferguson ruling, Hagel resignation

11/28/2014
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSBrooks and Marcus on executive action precedent, prospective presidential candidates Brooks and Dionne on Obama’s immigration plan and what’s next Shields and Brooks on the China carbon deal, Obama’s immigration action JUDY WOODRUFF: This week a grand jury in Ferguson, Missouri, chose not to indict police officer Darren Wilson in the death of a black teenager, Michael Brown, and Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel announced his resignation. For that...

Duration:00:11:52

Brooks and Marcus on executive action precedent, prospective presidential c

11/21/2014
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSObama’s full immigration speech What campaign funding trends will carry over to 2016? Brooks and Dionne on Obama’s immigration plan and what’s next JUDY WOODRUFF: From a failed vote in the Senate to green-light the Keystone pipeline, to the president’s call to arms on immigration, it was another week of conflict among the politically powerful. To analyze it all, Brooks and Marcus. That’s New York Times columnist David Brooks and Washington Post...

Duration:00:12:17

Shields and Brooks on Republican victory, immigration confrontation

11/7/2014
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSBreaking down the 2014 Republican wave What the election means for the future of immigration reform After election, McConnell promises end to gridlock and dysfunction JUDY WOODRUFF: The midterm elections came and went this week, as you may have noticed, and Republicans rode the wave to control Congress. To break it all down, we turn to the analysis of Shields and Brooks. That’s syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist...

Duration:00:11:52

Shields and Brooks on the midterm mood

10/31/2014
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSHow concerned should Coloradans be about voter fraud? Poll: As midterms near, economy, health care lead voters’ primary concerns From guns to booze, 11 midterm ballot measures to watch JUDY WOODRUFF: And to politics now and the final stretch of campaigning, with Election Day just four days away. Plenty of heavy hitters were on the trail this week, from former President Bill Clinton in Kentucky, former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in Iowa,...

Duration:00:12:39

Shields and Brooks on Secret Service failures, Ebola readiness

10/3/2014
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSShields and Brooks on Islamic State as ‘ideal’ villains, retirement for Holder and Jeter Brooks and Dionne on ground troop debate, Hillary’s chances of running Shields and Brooks on Obama as reluctant warrior, sacrificing immigration reform before midterms JUDY WOODRUFF: Unemployment at the lowest level of President Obama’s time in office, the resignation of a Secret Service director, and the one-year anniversary of the rollout of...

Duration:00:11:27

Shields and Brooks on Islamic State as ‘cancer,’ Crist’s campaign

8/29/2014
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioRELATED LINKSMarcus and Gerson on lessons from Ferguson, Islamic State threat Brooks and Marcus on police power in Ferguson, political change in Iraq Shields and Brooks on Iraq reluctance, Nixon’s legacy HARI SREENIVASAN: And that brings us to the weekly analysis of Shields and Brooks. That’s syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks. So the phrase from yesterday’s press conference that everybody left on was that we have no...

Duration:00:13:30

Shields and Brooks on finding a GOP ‘anti-Cruz,’ Middle East alliances

8/1/2014
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: In Washington, House Republicans were racing to pass something on the border crisis after a day of confusion and chaos on Capitol Hill Thursday. RELATED LINKSShields and Brooks on Obama’s handling of the border crisis, Mideast violence Shields and Brooks on Israel’s incursion, challenging Russia Shields and Brooks on suing the president, LeBron’s hometown bounce For a taste of what went on today around the Capitol, here’s some of what we...

Duration:00:12:23

Shields and Brooks on the mounting crisis in Iraq, Cantor’s defeat

6/13/2014
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: And to the analysis of Shields and Brooks. That’s syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks. RELATED LINKSIraq faces existential crisis as Sunni insurgency gains ground House GOP’s second-in-command to step down after primary upset Pew study finds more polarized Americans increasingly resistant to political compromise Welcome, gentlemen. So, our lead story tonight, you heard, David, our expert guests talking...

Duration:00:12:18

Shields and Brooks on Obama’s Vatican visit and a health reform milestone

3/28/2014
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioJUDY WOODRUFF: And to the analysis of Shields and Brooks. That is syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks. RELATED LINKSPresident Obama and Pope Francis discuss social issues, inequality concerns during first meeting Hoping for a brighter future, can Ukraine overcome division and corruption? Obama administration extends health care sign-up completion deadline to April 15 Gentlemen, thank you very much. So, President Obama...

Duration:00:12:00

Shields and Brooks on who will come out ahead after the shutdown 'cease-fir

10/18/2013
Syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks join Judy Woodruff to discuss the week's top political news, including outcomes of the shutdown fight for the Republican party and the president, the outlook for the online insurance exchanges, plus remembrances of former House Speaker Tom Foley.

Duration:00:12:10

Shields and Marcus on the Voting Rights Ruling, Democracy and Upheaval in E

7/5/2013
New York Times columnist David Brooks and Washington Post columnist Ruth Marcus join Judy Woodruff to discuss the Voting Rights Act, the tumultuous political shift in Egypt and the the Obama administration's delay on the mandate for employers to provide health insurance.

Duration:00:11:03

Shields and Gerson on Implications of Momentous Supreme Court Decisions

6/28/2013
Syndicated columnist Mark Shields and Washington Post columnist Michael Gerson join Jeffrey Brown to analyze the political implications of the Supreme Court's major rulings on the Voting Rights Act and same-sex marriage.

Duration:00:12:23