Mara Liasson appears in the following:
Tuesday, May 03, 2022
The draft Supreme Court opinion that would overturn Roe v. Wade sparked a fierce reaction in the political world, with potentially major ramifications for the midterm elections.
Thursday, April 28, 2022
The Biden administration is asking Congress for $33 billion in funding to respond to the Russian invasion of Ukraine, more than double the $14 billion in support for Ukraine authorized so far.
Sunday, April 10, 2022
High-profile Washington, D.C. politicians are testing positive for the coronavirus in a reminder that the pandemic is far from over.
Thursday, April 07, 2022
A COVID aid bill that President Biden says is crucial to dealing with the next phase of the pandemic has been stalled as Republicans try to force the CDC to keep border restrictions in place.
Sunday, April 03, 2022
President Biden continues to address inflation, meanwhile House minority leader Kevin McCarthy addresses allegations from Congressman Madison Cawthorn about wild behavior among GOP players.
Friday, March 11, 2022
President Biden on Friday speaks to House Democrats at their retreat in Philadelphia — as the party plans its message for the midterm elections.
Tuesday, March 08, 2022
President Biden is banning U.S. imports of Russian oil: the latest move to punish Moscow for its war on Ukraine. Gasoline prices are spiking.
Sunday, March 06, 2022
We look at how Republican-controlled state legislatures are shaping their strategy ahead of the midterm elections, and how their Democratic counterparts are crafting their messaging.
Tuesday, March 01, 2022
Ahead of President Biden's State of the Union address, NPR's Ari Shapiro previews the State of the Union address with NPR reporters and correspondents.
Sunday, February 27, 2022
America's political leaders have been denouncing Russia for its attack on Ukraine, with the occasional notable exception of former President Donald Trump.
Wednesday, February 23, 2022
The U.S. and Europe aim their economic weapons against Russia in response to Putin's moves in eastern Ukraine. Biden says defending Ukraine's freedom will have costs for the U.S. Gas prices may rise.
Tuesday, February 22, 2022
As Russian troops move into separatist regions in eastern Ukraine, President Biden gives his latest remarks on what measures the United States and its allies are planning to take.
Tuesday, February 15, 2022
After warning Americans to get out of Ukraine, President Biden gives his latest remarks about whether Russia plans to invade.
Sunday, February 13, 2022
The Biden administration is dealing with the Ukraine crisis abroad and a sluggish health bureaucracy at home.
Thursday, February 10, 2022
More states run by Democratic governors have announced plans to ease masking policies, including in schools. But the federal government is still urging caution.
Wednesday, February 09, 2022
Several Democratic-led states are rolling back coronavirus restrictions in the face of public wariness as the omicron surge eases. Federal health officials advise those restrictions are still needed.
Sunday, February 06, 2022
The Ukraine crisis could cast a shadow on good economic and pandemic developments for the Biden administration.
Thursday, January 20, 2022
President Biden's executive style is informed by his decades in the world's most deliberative body. Allies say this approach has shown its limits in Biden's first year as president.
Sunday, January 16, 2022
We take a look at President Biden's tough week, after the Supreme Court dealt a blow to his mask-or-test mandate for large employers and his attempt to reform the the filibuster died in the Senate.
Wednesday, January 12, 2022
Former President Trump cut his NPR interview off abruptly when pressed about his election lies. Trump revealed a clear rift some Republican senators who have confirmed the truth that Biden won.