Washington Week

Merit-based immigration, abortion in America

05/18/2019 | 24m 23s Video has closed captioning.

After the Trump administration reached an agreement with Canada and Mexico to lift tariffs on steel and aluminum being shipped to the United States, the panelists discussed if the move could jolt the negotiations to end the trade war between the U.S. and China. The show’s conversation also turned to President Donald Trump’s new merit-based immigration proposal and other topics.

Aired: 05/18/19

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

Major funding for “Washington Week” is provided by Raymond James, Boeing, Babbel, the Yuen Foundation, the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, and PBS.

10 big stories Washington Week covered

Celebrating 50 Years

10 big stories Washington Week covered

Washington Week came on the air February 23, 1967. In the 50 years that followed, we covered a lot of history-making events. Read up on 10 of the biggest stories Washington Week covered in its first 50 years.

Learn More