Aug 17, 2014 1:35pm

Rep. Kinzinger: ‘Worst Case Scenario’ for Mideast Playing Out in Iraq, Syria

ABC News’ Elizabeth McLaughlin and Jake Lefferman report: Rep. Adam Kinzinger issued a stark warning about recent events in Iraq today on “This Week” and called for the extremist group ISIS, which has seized large amounts of territory within the country, to be crushed. “What… Read More »

Aug 17, 2014 12:43pm

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon ‘Thunderstruck’ by Images of Ferguson Police

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon said today he was astounded by some of the images that came out of Ferguson depicting what he described as an “over-militarization” of the police force. “I, all of us were thunderstruck by the pictures we saw,” Nixon told Martha Raddatz… Read More »

Aug 17, 2014 12:27pm

‘Orange Is the New Black’ Star Laverne Cox’s One Wish for America

Laverne Cox, star of the Netflix hit series “Orange Is the New Black,” is breaking barriers for the transgender community both on and off the screen. In an interview for “This Week”, she shared her one wish for America with ABC’s Byron Pitts. “One thing… Read More »

Aug 15, 2014 3:41pm

Sunday on ‘This Week’: The Latest on Ferguson, Missouri

On Sunday, “This Week” covers the latest on the unrest in Ferguson, Missouri. Plus, Iraq war veterans Rep. Adam Kinzinger, R-Illinois, and Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, D-Hawaii discuss U.S. military action in Iraq. And the powerhouse roundtable debates all the week’s politics, with ABC News contributor… Read More »

Aug 10, 2014 1:01pm

Faced with Ebola, West Africa Health System Has ‘Collapsed’

  As the death toll rises, healthcare workers on the ground need protective gear and resources to combat the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, said Dr. Frank Glover  president of the U.S.-based organization SHIELD. “The health system has completely collapsed,” Glover told ABC’s Martha Raddatz… Read More »

Aug 10, 2014 12:50pm

Ret. General: Obama’s Iraq Goals ‘Very Difficult’ to Accomplish Without Ground Forces

ABC News’ Elizabeth McLaughlin reports: Retired Gen. Carter Ham, who served as commander of U.S. and coalition forces in Mosul, Iraq, from 2004-2005, told ABC News’ Martha Raddatz on “This Week” Sunday that initial U.S. airstrikes against ISIS forces advancing toward the city of Erbil… Read More »

Aug 10, 2014 11:34am

NCAA President: O’Bannon Ruling Could ‘Fundamentally Shift Intercollegiate Athletics’

Following the landmark decision in the Ed O’Bannon lawsuit against the NCAA Friday — which opens the door to college athletes benefiting financially from the use of their images — NCAA President Mark Emmert said the ruling could  ”fundamentally shift intercollegiate athletics. “I think it… Read More »

Aug 8, 2014 3:31pm

Sunday on ‘This Week’: The Latest on The Crisis in Iraq

“This Week” covers the latest on the U.S. response to the escalating crisis in Iraq, with retired Army Gen. Carter Ham, former commander of U.S. and coalition forces in Mosul. Plus, SIM medical missionary Dr. Frank Glover, Jr. and Amb. Robin Sanders, former ambassador to… Read More »

Aug 3, 2014 1:41pm

Pfeiffer: Boehner May Have the Gavel, But Cruz Has the Power

It would be “foolish” to rule out the possibility of President Obama being impeached, despite House Speaker John Boehner’s direct denials that there are any plans to do so, because of the power Sen. Ted Cruz has in the House, White House senior adviser Dan… Read More »

Aug 3, 2014 12:18pm

Sen. Tim Scott Says GOP Must Win ‘War of Ideas’

CHARLESTON, S.C. — There are times when Sen. Tim Scott, the lone Republican African-American in Congress, would like to turn down the volume on some of the shrill and inflammatory comments from his fellow senators. “Yes,” Scott told “This Week.” “I mean just to be… Read More »