Journalists participate in a round-table discussion of news events in this award-winning public affairs series. It first aired in 1967, making it the longest-running prime-time news and public affairs program on television.
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S01 E01Feb 23, 1967
Season 1, Episode 1 Feb 23, 1967
S49 E01Sep 11, 2009
Season 49, Episode 1 Sep 11, 2009
S49 E02Sep 18, 2009
Season 49, Episode 2 Sep 18, 2009
S49 E04Oct 9, 2009
Season 49, Episode 4 Oct 9, 2009
S49 E05Oct 16, 2009
Season 49, Episode 5 Oct 16, 2009
S49 E06Oct 23, 2009
Season 49, Episode 6 Oct 23, 2009
S49 E07Oct 30, 2009
Season 49, Episode 7 Oct 30, 2009
S49 E08Nov 6, 2009
Season 49, Episode 8 Nov 6, 2009
S50 E01Jul 2, 2010
Season 49, Episode 42 Jul 2, 2010
S50 E02Jul 9, 2010
Season 49, Episode 43 Jul 9, 2010
S50 E03Jul 16, 2010
Season 49, Episode 44 Jul 16, 2010
S50 E04Jul 23, 2010
Season 49, Episode 45 Jul 23, 2010
S50 E05Jul 30, 2010
Season 49, Episode 46 Jul 30, 2010
S50 E06Aug 6, 2010
Season 49, Episode 47 Aug 6, 2010
S50 E07Aug 13, 2010
Season 49, Episode 48 Aug 13, 2010
S2011 E03Mar 24, 2011
March 25, 2011 Mar 24, 2011 The political, military, economic and diplomatic consequence of military action in Libya.
S2011 E04Apr 28, 2011
April 29, 2011 Apr 28, 2011 National security moves; Guantanamo leaks; Obama's birth certificate; Bernanke's Presser
S2011 E05May 26, 2011
May 27, 2011 May 26, 2011 2012 GOP field & Palin; Obama in Europe; Medicare politics; new Supreme Court decisions.
S2011 E06Jun 23, 2011
June 24, 2011 Jun 23, 2011 Obama's troop withdrawal plan, SCOTUS Wal-Mart ruling & a new face in the 2012 GOP field.
S2011 E07Jul 28, 2011
July 29, 2011 Jul 28, 2011 Days before the debt deadline, Washington is still deadlocked. When will it end?
S2011 E08Aug 25, 2011
August 26, 2011 Aug 25, 2011 Rebels take Tripoli, Gadhafi's on the run, Perry is in the lead, and Bernake's remarks.
S2016 E01Jan 9, 2016
Executive Action on Guns, North Korean Nuclear Threat and Countdown to Iowa & NH Jan 9, 2016 Obama proposes changes to curb gun violence, North Korea claims h-bomb test and Donald Trump takes aim at Clinton and Cruz
S2016 E02Jan 16, 2016
Trump, Cruz dominate GOP debate; Democratic race tightens and President Obama's final State of the Union Jan 16, 2016 Republicans debate Cruz's eligibility to be president, Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton are neck-and-neck and Obama's final year agenda.
S2016 E03Jan 23, 2016
Political Storm with One Week to Iowa, Supreme Court to Weigh Immigration Plan and Iran Releases U.S. Prisoners Jan 23, 2016 Trump and Sanders gaining momentum, SCOTUS to decide on halt of deportations and Washington Post reporter released from Iran
S2016 E04Jan 30, 2016
State of the 2016 Campaign: Iowa Caucus Countdown Jan 30, 2016 Republicans debate but Donald Trump skips out while Democrats Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders are in a dead heat.
S2016 E05Feb 6, 2016
2016 race turns to New Hampshire; Clinton, Sanders debate Feb 6, 2016 Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders debate one-on-one. Republican race shakes up after Iowa.
S2016 E06Feb 13, 2016
Washington Week in Milwaukee: Analysis from the Site of the Democratic Debate and the Narrowing Republican Field Feb 13, 2016 We examine the state of the 2016 presidential campaign from the site of the PBS NewsHour debate in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
S2016 E07Feb 20, 2016
The Fight to Replace Antonin Scalia at the Supreme Court and The Donald vs. The Pope Feb 20, 2016 The sudden death of Justice Scalia sets off an uproar about who should nominate his successor.
S2017 E01Jan 7, 2017
Trump briefed on report blaming Putin for election meddling Jan 7, 2017 U.S. intelligence agencies tell the president-elect Russia was behind election-related cyberattacks.
S2017 E02Jan 14, 2017
Trump answers questions about ties to Russia Jan 14, 2017 President-elect Trump's praise of Putin has cast a cloud over his transition.
S2017 E03Jan 21, 2017
The Inauguration of President Donald Trump Jan 21, 2017 Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president, laying out a dark vision for America.
S2017 E04Jan 28, 2017
Donald Trump's first week as president Jan 28, 2017 What does Trump's first week in office say about his leadership style and America's place on the global stage?
S2017 E05Feb 4, 2017
Donald Trump’s worldview & how the world views the president Feb 4, 2017 The panel reports on the new world order of the Trump administration and the influencers jockeying for power inside the White House.
S2017 E06Feb 11, 2017
Trump administration considers next steps for travel ban Feb 11, 2017 The 9th Circuit rejects Trump bid to reinstate travel ban.
S2017 E07Feb 18, 2017
President Trump defends administration from Russia concerns Feb 18, 2017 The president held his first solo news conference.
S2018 E01Jan 6, 2018
President Trump breaks with Steve Bannon over tell-all book Jan 6, 2018 Steve Bannon took aim at President Trump in comments in a new book out this week. The panelists discussed the aftermath of "Fire and Fury," along with the retirement of Republican Sen. Orrin Hatch from Utah.
S2018 E02Jan 13, 2018
The impact of President Donald Trump’s explicit insult Jan 13, 2018 President Donald Trump denied he used a vulgar phrase to describe Haiti and African nations during talks with lawmakers inside the Oval Office earlier this week, but the remarks have created an international controversy. The panelists discussed if the White House made a shift to damage control mode and the possible long-term effects of the remarks.
S2018 E03Jan 20, 2018
Government shutdown looms over Washington Friday night Jan 20, 2018 It’s a government on the brink. As the Senate approaches a late Friday night vote to stop a potential government shutdown at midnight, the panelists discussed the ongoing talks and how lawmakers got to this point.
S2018 E04Jan 27, 2018
New revelations in the Russia probe Jan 27, 2018 As the president made his “America First” pitch to global leaders at Davos this week, his handling of the Russia probe became front and center once again.
S2018 E05Feb 3, 2018
What did the Nunes memo reveal? Feb 3, 2018 After President Trump authorized the release of a previously classified memo alleging the FBI and the Justice Department abused the government’s surveillance powers, the panelists discussed the aftermath and what the consequences of a White House at war with the intelligence community could look like.
S2018 E06Feb 10, 2018
President Trump signs new budget deal Feb 10, 2018 Crisis and confrontations hit Washington as the stock market fluctuated in New York this week. The panelists discussed the details of the recently passed budget, along with the departure of two White House aides after abuse allegations and the week on Wall Street.
S2018 E07Feb 17, 2018
Is Washington any closer to addressing gun violence? Feb 17, 2018 After another mass shooting at a school in Florida this week, the emotionally charged debate over gun control has been reignited. The panelists discussed the Parkland shooting, along with the Justice Department’s just-released indictment charging 13 Russians with election meddling and the ongoing immigration debate.