Continue Reading... PBS NewsHour full episode, Feb 14, 2020
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PBS NewsHour full episode, Feb 14, 2020

Friday on the NewsHour, conflict looms over the Justice Department, as President Trump continues to tweet about pending cases. Plus: The U.S. reaches an agreement with the Taliban to wind…

Continue Reading... PBS NewsHour full episode, Jan 31, 2020
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PBS NewsHour full episode, Jan 31, 2020

Friday on the NewsHour, the Senate has decided not to allow the subpoenaing of witnesses in President Trump’s impeachment trial, which could end more quickly as a result. Plus: The…

Continue Reading... PBS NewsHour full episode Jan. 3, 2020
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PBS NewsHour full episode Jan. 3, 2020

Friday on the NewsHour, a targeted U.S. attack in Baghdad kills a top Iranian general, raising ongoing tensions between the U.S. and Iran to new heights. Plus: American lawmakers respond…

Continue Reading... PBS NewsHour full episode, Dec 27, 2019
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PBS NewsHour full episode, Dec 27, 2019

Friday on the NewsHour, how Iran is responding to internal pressure from mass protests and external pressure from U.S. sanctions. Plus: What the outcry over a new Indian citizenship law…

Continue Reading... PBS NewsHour full episode Dec 13, 2019
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PBS NewsHour full episode Dec 13, 2019

Friday on the NewsHour, the House Judiciary Committee passes two articles of impeachment against President Trump, along party lines. Plus: What’s in the first phase of a U.S.-China trade deal,…

Continue Reading... Shields and Brooks on articles of impeachment, FBI’s Russia mistakes
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Shields and Brooks on articles of impeachment, FBI’s Russia mistakes

Syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks join Judy Woodruff to discuss the week’s political news, including the House Judiciary Committee’s passage of articles of impeachment…

Continue Reading... Shields and Brooks on impeachment evidence, Pelosi’s powerful moment
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Shields and Brooks on impeachment evidence, Pelosi’s powerful moment

Syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks join Judy Woodruff to discuss the week’s political news, including how the first House Judiciary Committee hearing on impeachment…

Continue Reading... PBS NewsHour full episode December 6, 2019
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PBS NewsHour full episode December 6, 2019

Friday on the NewsHour, much of France is at a standstill amid mass protests of President Emmanuel Macron’s proposed pension reforms. Plus: The truth behind the conspiracy theory of Ukrainian…

Continue Reading... Shields and Brooks on impeachment public opinion, shifting 2020 Democratic race
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Shields and Brooks on impeachment public opinion, shifting 2020 Democratic race

Syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks join Judy Woodruff to discuss the week in politics, including public opinion and legal debate in the impeachment inquiry…

Continue Reading... Shields and Brooks on impeachment hearing revelations, Democratic debate takeaways
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Shields and Brooks on impeachment hearing revelations, Democratic debate takeaways

Syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks join Judy Woodruff to discuss the week in politics, including the biggest revelations and most compelling characters from impeachment…

Continue Reading... Shields and Brooks on impeachment testimony, newest 2020 Democrats
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Shields and Brooks on impeachment testimony, newest 2020 Democrats

Syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks join Judy Woodruff to discuss the week in politics, including whether public impeachment hearings are making President Trump more…

Continue Reading... Shields and Brooks on public impeachment hearings, Kentucky election results
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Shields and Brooks on public impeachment hearings, Kentucky election results

Syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks join Judy Woodruff to discuss the week’s political news, including the impact of released impeachment inquiry transcripts, what we…

Continue Reading... PBS NewsHour full episode October 25, 2019
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PBS NewsHour full episode October 25, 2019

Friday on the NewsHour, wildfires rake California, closing schools and forcing evacuations. Plus: Washington political figures say goodbye to Elijah Cummings, what’s behind protests in Lebanon and Chile, President Trump’s…

Continue Reading... Shields and Brooks on Trump’s judicial picks, Bill Taylor’s testimony
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Shields and Brooks on Trump’s judicial picks, Bill Taylor’s testimony

Syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks join Judy Woodruff to discuss the latest political news, including trends around the federal judges President Trump is appointing,…

Continue Reading... Shields and Brooks on Trump’s Syria ‘blunder,’ impeachment outlook
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Shields and Brooks on Trump’s Syria ‘blunder,’ impeachment outlook

Syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks join Judy Woodruff to discuss the week’s political news, including how the impeachment inquiry is affecting President Trump’s support…

Continue Reading... Shields and Brooks on Trump’s Syria pullout, impeachment politics
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Shields and Brooks on Trump’s Syria pullout, impeachment politics

Syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks join Judy Woodruff to discuss the week’s political news, including President Trump’s attitude toward Kurds in Syria and stance…

Continue Reading... PBS NewsHour full episode October 4, 2019
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PBS NewsHour full episode October 4, 2019

Friday on the NewsHour, President Trump denies any wrongdoing with regard to urging foreign leaders to investigate the Biden family. Plus: Untangling the Ukraine connection to the Trump impeachment inquiry,…

Continue Reading... Mark Shields and Ramesh Ponnuru on Trump, Ukraine and ‘quid pro quo’
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Mark Shields and Ramesh Ponnuru on Trump, Ukraine and ‘quid pro quo’

Syndicated columnist Mark Shields and Ramesh Ponnuru of The National Review join Judy Woodruff to discuss the week’s political news, including President Trump’s insistence that foreign leaders should investigate the…

Continue Reading... Shields and Brooks on the politics of impeachment
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Shields and Brooks on the politics of impeachment

Syndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks join Judy Woodruff to discuss the week’s political news, including the details of the phone call between President Trump…

Continue Reading... PBS NewsHour full episode September 27, 2019
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PBS NewsHour full episode September 27, 2019

Friday on the NewsHour, new details emerge about President Trump’s controversial phone call with Ukraine’s president and how the White House tried to suppress it. Plus: A historic Chinese infrastructure…