Washington Week

Today's top journalists discuss Washington's current political events and public affairs.


  • GOP Clash and Biden’s Latest COVID-19 Plans

    House Republicans are poised to purge Rep. Liz Cheney (R-Wyo.) from leadership.
  • President Biden’s First 100 Days

    President Biden addressed a joint session of Congress in the week where his administration
  • Derek Chauvin Found Guilty in George Floyd Killing

    Former police officer Derek Chauvin was found guilty for the murder of George Floyd.
  • President Biden Starts a Foreign Policy Shift

    President Joe Biden announced a historic withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan.
  • Corporate Backlash on Voting Rights

    The battle over voting rights continues as big businesses criticize Georgia’s voting laws.
  • Attack At The Capitol & The Trial of Derek Chauvin

    Another Capitol police officer is dead, less than three months after January 6th.
  • President Joe Biden’s First News Conference

    President Biden’s first news conference focused on immigration, voting rights & gun reform
  • Horrors in Atlanta & Crisis at the Border

    Three shootings in Atlanta, GA raise fears of even more violence against Asian Americans.


  • Democrats plan to filibuster Gorsuch

    After confirmation hearings for SCOTUS Nominee Neil Gorsuch, Democrats plan to fight.
  • Two federal courts block new travel ban

    Ban on travel from six Muslim-majority countries temporarily blocked.
  • Massive cuts to HUD budget, Huntsman as Russian ambassador

    Housing and meal assistance to be eliminated in $6 billion cuts to HUD.
  • Trump inaugural pastor helps undocumented immigrants

    A Sacramento pastor sets up a safe space for immigrants in his church.
  • Latino activists fight Trump's agenda

    Hispanic political operatives meet to figure out how to combat Trump's immigration agenda.
  • FBI director briefs Intel Committee, VP Pence's role

    FBI Director James Comey discusses the Trump administration's connection to Russia.
  • Angry constituents pack Congressional town halls

    Republican and Democratic lawmakers are facing angry constituents across the country.
  • Tillerson arrives at State, Conway's role in the White House

    How will new Secretary of State Rex Tillerson impact American foreign policy?

About Washington Week

Washington Week is the longest-running primetime news and public affairs program on television. The show features a group of journalists participating in a roundtable discussion of major news events and can be found at 8pm ET on most local PBS stations.