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Catch up on the biggest stories of the day from Washington with interviews and analysis from leading journalists. Posted weekdays at 6:30 pm ET. From C-SPAN, the network that brings you the "Q&A" podcast.

Catch up on the biggest stories of the day from Washington with interviews and analysis from leading journalists. Posted weekdays at 6:30 pm ET. From C-SPAN, the network that brings you the "Q&A" podcast.

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Catch up on the biggest stories of the day from Washington with interviews and analysis from leading journalists. Posted weekdays at 6:30 pm ET. From C-SPAN, the network that brings you the "Q&A" podcast.

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Episodes

Defense Sec OK'd National Guard standby troops for 9/18 pro-Trump rally

9/17/2021
Today's program looks at security preparations for Saturday's "Justice for J6" rally, Pentagon on a drone strike in Afghanistan that killed civilians and an FDA advisory committee votes down a Pfizer COVID-19 booster shot recommendation. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:38:59

Secs Blinken & Austin defend deal with Australia

9/16/2021
Today's program looks at the new U.S.-Australian-Great Britain strategic partnership, preview of FDA meeting on COVID-19 booster shots and the Virginia gubernatorial election. Interview with Politico FDA reporter Lauren Gardner (20) and FiveThirtyEight's Geoffrey Skelley (30). . Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:42:39

Simone Biles: FBI turned ‘blind eye’ to reports of gymnasts’ abuse

9/15/2021
Today's program looks at Simone Biles and other U.S. Olympic gymnasts on the FBI's handling of the Larry Nasser sexual abuse case, Joint Chiefs Chair Gen. Milley's actions after President Trump's defeat, Politico's Burgess Everett on budget reconciliation bill negotiations (33) and LA Times columnist Mark Z. Barabak on the CA gubernatorial recall election (43) Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:49:33

House Lawmakers Debate 2022 Reconciliation Bill

9/14/2021
Today's program includes an interview with Nicole Goodkind (10) of Fortune Magazine on the latest on President Biden's Build Back Better agenda. Plus, more from Secretary of State Antony Blinken and voting rights. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:24:50

Secretary of State Testifies on Afghanistan Withdrawal

9/13/2021
Today's program includes testimony from Secretary of State Antony Blinken on the withdrawal of American troops from Afghanistan. Plus, the Senate is back in session and we hear more on the Biden Administration agenda and the looming debt ceiling. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:41:27

President Biden defends worker vaccine mandate

9/10/2021
Today's program looks at President Biden's private sector COVID-19 vaccine mandate, proposed bills to speed emergency rental assistance and 9/11 attack 20th anniversary ceremonies at the Justice Dept, State Dept and FBI. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:40:11

President Biden calls for vax or testing mandate in private sector

9/9/2021
Today's program looks a COVID-19 vaccination or testing mandate for millions of private sector workers, vaccine mandate for federal employees, mark-up of the $3.5 trillion Budget Resolution, and Justice Dept sues TX over its abortion law. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:42:22

VP Harris campaigns for CA Gov. Newsom ahead of recall election

9/8/2021
Today's program looks at the recall election of Gov. Newsom (D-CA), WH allegations of meatpacker price fixing, DC Archbishop Gregory on abortion and President Biden, and Speaker Pelosi on the planned 9/18 pro-Trump rally. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:41:58

Texas voting bill becomes law

9/7/2021
Today's program looks at Gov. Greg Abbott (R-TX) signing an election reform bill, President Joe Biden visiting NJ and NY areas recovering from Hurricane Ida and Sec of State Antony Blinken on U.S. citizens in Afghanistan. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:42:01

August jobs report is 235K, below expectations

9/3/2021
Today's program looks at the August jobs report, Hurricane Ida recovery, Texas abortion law, and resettlement of Afghan evacuees. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:34:19

POTUS on Hurricane Ida recovery: "we're all in this together"

9/2/2021
Today's program looks at Hurricane Ida recovery in the Gulf and Mid-Atlantic/Northeast, Texas' new abortion law, Afghan refugees screening and Defense Authorization bill amendments on Afghanistan and extremism. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:46:21

Pentagon: "pain & anger" is part of Afghan war end

9/1/2021
Today's program looks at Defense Secretary and Joint Chiefs Chairman reflecting on the end of the war in Afghanistan, and State Dept efforts to get the last Americans out, and President Biden meets with the President of Ukraine. Interview with Politico's Alice Miranda Ollstein on the new Texas abortion law (31). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:47:20

Biden praises airlift, defends departure from ‘forever war’

8/31/2021
Today's program includes remarks from President Biden, House Republicans' response to the end of the war, and remarks on COVID-19 from the White House. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:19:53

Last troops exit Afghanistan, ending America’s longest war

8/30/2021
Today's program looks at the latest on the aftermath of Hurricane Ida. Plus, the last 24 hours in Afghanistan and a look at the state of Covid-19 masks and mandates. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:30:00

POTUS warned of another 'likely" terrorist attack in Kabul

8/27/2021
Today's program looks at continuing security threats after the Kabul bombings that killed U.S., President Biden hosts the new Israeli Prime Minister Bennett and Fed Chair Powell on plans to end bond buying. Interview with Natan Sachs with Brookings Institution Center for Middle East Policy (23). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:45:01

POTUS vows to complete evacuation despite Kabul airport attack

8/26/2021
Today's program looks at the bombings in Kabul, Afghanistan that killed U.S. troops and Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy on the COVID-19 pandemic. Interviews with Military Times' Meghann Myers on Afghanistan (14)( and Wall Street Journal's Jared Hopkins on coronavirus vaccine booster shots (32). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:41:01

Sec of State Blinken: about 1,500 Americans left in Afghanistan

8/25/2021
Today's program looks at estimates of U.S. citizens to be evacuated from Afghanistan, reaction to two Members of Congress going to Afghanistan, and mandatory COVID-19 vaccines for U.S. troops. Interview with The Hill's Christina Marcos on infrastructure spending and budget bill next steps (33). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:45:02

POTUS keeps to Kabul Aug. 31 deadline

8/24/2021
Today's program looks at the state of evacuation from Afghanistan, House votes on the budget, and the newest governor New York. Plus, we speak with Jerry Zremski of The Buffalo News about NY Governor Kathy Hochul (33). Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:35:55

US regulators give full approval to Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine

8/23/2021
Today's program looks at the latest after the FDA approval of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine, plus the House of Representatives is back in session...in August. And evacuations from Afghanistan continue as an August 31st withdrawal deadline looms ahead. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:26:35

POTUS to U.S. citizens in Afghanistan: "We will get your home"

8/20/2021
Today's program looks at the Afghanistan evacuation, from President Biden, Member of Congress who served, Pentagon, NATO and former President Trump. Also Gov. Jim Justice (R-WV) on school mask mandates. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

Duration:00:40:00