Mara Liasson

Mara Liasson appears in the following:

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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Sunday Politics

Sunday, August 18, 2019

We have an update on the political stories of the past week.

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Sunday Politics

Sunday, July 14, 2019

This is the week that the next debate lineup for Democrats is announced.

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10 More Candidates Try To Stand Out At Democratic Debate

Friday, June 28, 2019

Same stage in Miami. Many of the same questions. But different Democratic candidates vying to become the next president of the U.S. during the second night of the first Democratic primary debate.

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What To Expect From The Second Night Of The First 2020 Democratic Primary Debate

Thursday, June 27, 2019

Several leading Democratic candidates landed on the second night of the first debate series. Joe Biden, Bernie Sanders, Kamala Harris and Pete Buttigieg are among those sharing Thursday's spotlight.

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Democratic Candidates Set To Take The Stage In First Official Event Of 2020 Campaign

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Ten Democrats will debate in Miami on Wednesday night at the first official event of the 2020 campaign. Voters will have their first chance to see the largest field in recent history over two events.

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What To Expect From the First 2020 Primary Debate

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

This week's first primary debate will be an introduction to the country for 20 Democratic presidential candidates. There's a clear top tier to the race, but it could all shake up when voters tune in.

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Sunday Politics

Sunday, June 23, 2019

President Trump has promised — and then gone back on — a number of signature actions this past week.

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