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New York, NY

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Come one, come all to The Circus: Inside The Greatest Political Show On Earth. This documentary series pulls back the curtain on the 2016 presidential race, revealing the intense, inspiring and infuriating stories behind the headlines. Key characters and events from the individual campaigns are presented in real time, as they are happening. Produced in cooperation with Bloomberg Politics, The Circus is a non-partisan, never-before-attempted take on what promises to be one of the most fascinating and consequential elections in modern history. Watch THE CIRCUS: INSIDE THE GREATEST POLITICAL SHOW ON EARTH Sunday nights at 8:00pm ET/PT on Showtime or Showtime Anytime.

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English

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1271 Ave of the Americas 44th Fl New York, NY 10020 2126499656


Episodes

S2-EP 8: LOOKING BACK AND MOVING ON

5/8/2017
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Washington insiders join John Heilemann, Mark Halperin, and Mark McKinnon for a look at some of the thrilling, amazing and logic defying acts performed during President Trump’s first 100 days. Season finale. Hosted by Executive Producers, Journalists, and New York Times bestselling co-authors Mark Halperin and John Heilemann (Game Change and Double Down) and Guest Starring Political Strategist Mark McKinnon. Jennifer Palmieri, Former Clinton Communications Director; Michael Bender, Wall...

Duration: 00:53:10


S2-EP 7: LEARNING CURVE

5/1/2017
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What has President Trump learned from his first 100 days in office? As Congress reconvenes, Mark McKinnon and John Heilemann head to Capitol Hill to find out. Mark Halperin is in New York City to get Wall Street’s perspective. Hosted by Executive Producers, Journalists, and New York Times bestselling co-authors Mark Halperin and John Heilemann (Game Change and Double Down) and Guest Starring Political Strategist Mark McKinnon. Featuring Jonathan Karl, ABC News; Anita Kumar, McClatchy...

Duration: 00:28:38


S2-EP 6: THE RESISTANCE

4/24/2017
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How are the Democrats resisting Trump? Mark Halperin talks to Elizabeth Warren about standing strong. Bernie Sanders tells John Heilemann about taking his message to the people. Americans talk about what resistance means to them. Hosted by Executive Producers, Journalists, and New York Times bestselling co-authors Mark Halperin and John Heilemann (Game Change and Double Down) and Guest Starring Political Strategist Mark McKinnon. Featuring Donald Trump Jr; Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D, MA);...

Duration: 00:28:54


S2-EP 5: RECESS RESET

4/17/2017
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Congress may be in recess but Mark Halperin is on the job, covering the White House and the Syria fallout. John Heilemann and Mark McKinnon hit the road to see what Americans think about how President Trump is handling the situation. Hosted by Executive Producers, Journalists, and New York Times bestselling co-authors Mark Halperin and John Heilemann (Game Change and Double Down) and Guest Starring Political Strategist Mark McKinnon. Featuring Sen. David Perdue (R, GA); Sen. Ted Cruz (R;...

Duration: 00:28:55


S2-EP 4: THE WHOLE WORLD IS WATCHING

4/10/2017
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What in the world is going on? This week is all about foreign policy: President Trump’s military response to the use of chemical weapons in Syria and its impact on his ongoing delicate dance with Russia. Hosted by Executive Producers, Journalists, and New and York Times bestselling co-authors Mark Halperin and John Heilemann (Game Change and Double Down) and Guest Starring Political Strategist Mark McKinnon. Featuring Sen. Ben Cardin (D, MD); Sen. Marco Rubio (R, FL); Senate Democratic...

Duration: 00:28:48


S2-EP 3: HOW'S HE DOING?

4/3/2017
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What do people outside the Beltway really think about President Trump? Mark Halperin takes a trip through America to find the answers. Then he heads to New Orleans to discuss his surprising findings with Mary Matalin. Hosted by Executive Producers, Journalists, and New and York Times bestselling co-authors Mark Halperin and John Heilemann (Game Change and Double Down) and Guest Starring Political Strategist Mark McKinnon. Featuring Former George W. Bush Chief of Staff, Andrew Card;...

Duration: 00:28:46


S2-EP 2: CHECKING AND BALANCING

3/27/2017
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Mark Halperin talks with Senator Patrick Leahy about Neil Gorsuch’s Supreme Court nomination, Congressman Adam Schiff weighs in on Trump’s alleged ties to Russia and Joe Biden enters the fray surrounding the healthcare bill. Hosted by Executive Producers, Journalists, and New and York Times bestselling co-authors Mark Halperin and John Heilemann (Game Change and Double Down) and Guest Starring Political Strategist Mark McKinnon. Featuring Sen. Patrick Leahy (D, VT); House Intelligence...

Duration: 00:28:49


S2-EP 1: SHOCKING BUT NOT SURPRISING

3/20/2017
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Mark Halperin takes a ride on Air Force One with President Donald Trump. We look at the debate surrounding the healthcare bill and hear from both sides, including Sen. Ted Cruz, Sen. Rand Paul and the White House. Season premiere. Hosted by Executive Producers, Journalists, and New and York Times bestselling co-authors Mark Halperin and John Heilemann (Game Change and Double Down) and Guest Starring Political Strategist Mark McKinnon. Featuring Senator Rand Paul (R, KY); Senator Ted Cruz...

Duration: 00:29:49


S1-EP 26: PRESIDENT TRUMP

11/14/2016
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In a special hour-long episode of the real-time documentary series, Mark Halperin, John Heilemann, and Mark McKinnon go behind the scenes of both campaigns in the lead up to Election Day and the fallout that followed. Series finale. Hosted by Executive Producers and Managing Editors of Bloomberg Politics Mark Halperin and John Heliemann, and Executive Producer and Political Strategist Mark McKinnon. Featuring David Ignatius (Columnist, Washington Post); Mark Leibovich (Chief National...

Duration: 00:58:39


S1-EP 25: NOBODY F***ING KNOWS

11/7/2016
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Clinton in Arizona? Trump in Washington? As different polls predict differing outcomes both campaigns make a case in far-fetched battlegrounds. In a race that’s either up for grabs or already decided, hope, it seems, springs eternal. Hosted by Executive Producers and Managing Editors of Bloomberg Politics Mark Halperin and John Heliemann, and Executive Producer and Political Strategist Mark McKinnon. Featuring Senator Bernie Sanders (D, Vermont); Rudy Giuliani (Former New York City Mayor);...

Duration: 00:28:19