Mara Liasson

Mara Liasson appears in the following:

Sunday Politics

Sunday, October 20, 2019

An update on President Trump's G-7 announcement, the Ukraine scandal and the impeachment inquiry.

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News Brief: Pence In Turkey, Gordon Sondland Profile, Chicago Teachers

Thursday, October 17, 2019

Vice President Pence is meeting with Turkey's President Erdogan in Ankara, trying to convince him to stop the assault on the Kurds in Syria. Also, a look at the history of Gordon Sondland.

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Trump Vs. Congress On Syria

Thursday, October 17, 2019

Vice President Pence and Secretary of State Pompeo are traveling to Turkey as President Trump continues to face criticism at home over his Syria policy.

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Debate Wrap-Up: Candidates Focus Attacks On Elizabeth Warren

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Twelve Democratic presidential contenders took to the debate stage in Westerville, Ohio, Tuesday night. The issue of impeachment was at the top of the agenda.

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What To Watch For During The 4th Democratic Debate

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Twelve Democratic candidates debate Tuesday in Ohio, as the race has been shaken by impeachment, Bernie Sanders' heart attack and Elizabeth Warren's challenge to longtime front-runner Joe Biden.

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For Democratic Presidential Candidates, There's A Lot Up In The Air

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Twelve presidential candidates are set to debate in Westerville, Ohio, Tuesday night. It will be the largest crowd on a debate stage yet, and the first since the House launched an impeachment inquiry.

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Huge Political Battle Escalates Over House Impeachment Inquiry

Wednesday, October 09, 2019

The White House has intensified its fight against House Democrats' impeachment inquiry — saying the administration will not provide any documents or testimony.

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White House Sends Letter Arguing Impeachment Inquiry Is Illegitimate

Tuesday, October 08, 2019

The White House sent a letter to House Democrats saying their impeachment probe "lacks any legitimate constitutional foundation" setting up a standoff between Congress and the Trump administration.

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Trump Faces Pushback From GOP Over Decision To Pull U.S. Forces Back In Syria

Monday, October 07, 2019

President Trump is facing major pushback within the GOP over his decision to pull U.S. forces back in northern Syria. He's facing muted criticism for asking Ukraine and China to investigate Joe Biden.

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Sunday Politics

Sunday, October 06, 2019

Subpoenas are issued to the White House, the State Department misses its subpoena deadline, plus what GOP lawmakers are saying — or not — about the impeachment inquiry.

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Former Ukraine Envoy Kurt Volker To Testify On Capitol Hill In Closed-Door Session

Thursday, October 03, 2019

House Intelligence Committee member Rep. Mike Quigley, a Democrat, explains what the panel expects to gain from closed-door hearings Thursday with former Ukraine envoy Kurt Volker.

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Sunday Politics

Sunday, September 29, 2019

The coming week will likely bring a messaging war, as well as a battle between Congress and the Trump administration over the levers of oversight power.

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The Political Stakes Trump And Democrats Face As Impeachment Inquiry Accelerates

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

What are the political stakes for President Trump and Democrats as the House accelerates its impeachment inquiry into the president?

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Political Roundup: The Whistleblower, The Democrats And The White House

Sunday, September 22, 2019

President Trump's conversations with world leaders are echoing through Congress and the campaign trail.

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Trump, Top Congressional Democrats Remain Far Apart On Gun Control

Monday, September 16, 2019

President Trump spoke to Democratic leaders in Congress over the weekend about gun control, but the two sides have not yet found agreement.

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Sunday Politics

Sunday, September 15, 2019

What does the president want in a national security adviser, now that the job is open again? Plus, Senate races that are in play in 2020.

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Top Democratic Presidential Contenders To Debate In Houston

Thursday, September 12, 2019

Ten Democratic presidential candidates will take the debate stage Thursday night. It's the first time they will all be on the stage at the same time. We assess the risks and rewards.

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Democratic Primary Continues To Take Shape As Candidates Consolidate Power

Wednesday, September 11, 2019

A smaller group of Democrats will debate in Houston this week. The campaign is taking shape as fewer candidates consolidate more support and all the major candidates prepare to take the stage together.

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Questions Arise As Trump Says Efforts To Forge A Peace Deal In Afghanistan Are 'Dead'

Monday, September 09, 2019

President Trump's announcement this weekend that he called off a secret summit with the Taliban and Afghanistan's leader at Camp David again raises questions about his dealmaking prowess.

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Sunday Politics

Sunday, September 08, 2019

We look at what's on Congress' agenda as lawmakers come back from their summer recess.

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