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Below are links to transcripts of previous "This Week with George Stephanopoulos" episodes. Head to our homepage for our more recent show transcripts. You can see full video of past programs HERE . Like "This Week" on Facebook HERE . You can also follow the show on Twitter HERE . April 8, 2018 Show
Incumbents, money triumph in several contentious Illinois primaries
Money and the Democratic machine took center stage in two marque Illinois primary contests on Tuesday night. Blue Dog Democrat Rep. Dan Lipinski managed to hold back a primary challenge from progressive activist Marie Newman in the 3rd Congressional District with the help of the powerful Chicago
Sitting Democrat fights to keep his seat in contentious primary battle
In the 2018 primaries, Democrats are looking to define the direction of their party, as the progressive grassroots movement gains strength. That fight is playing out in Illinois’ 3rd Congressional District in a race between conservative incumbent Rep. Dan Lipinski and his progressive challenger,
Students demand 'never again' as national walkout comes to Capitol Hill
“Hey, hey, ho, ho, the NRA has got to go,” several thousand students chanted loudly in front of the U.S. Capitol Wednesday demanding Congress pass gun control legislation. Students from the Washington, D.C ., area joined in the #ENOUGH! National School Walkout - a movement ignited after 17 students
House Democrats to bring 'Dreamers,' sexual assault victims to President Trump's State of the Union Address
Several House Democrats will bring Dreamers as guests to next Tuesday's State of the Union Address, a move that comes as the White House announced it will present a new immigration framework to Congress Monday that offers a pathway to citizenship for as many as 1.8 million children brought to the
The Note: Shutdown drives parties to political corners
The TAKE with Rick Klein A shutdown without a clear purpose or direction might end up taking things backwards. The stop-and-start negotiations – if that’s what they should be called – that dotted the weekend could yet yield a deal that puts the federal government’s lights back on soon. But they
'I say pay it' to get deal for 'Dreamers': Democrat says of Trump's border wall
A Democratic congressman said President Donald Trump ’s key campaign promise of building a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border would be a “monumental waste of taxpayers’ money,” but Democrats should go along with it if means Republicans would agree to grant legal status to immigrants known as
House Democrat: Pay the 'hostage takers' for the border wall to protect 'Dreamers'
Congressional Hispanic Caucus member Rep. Luis Gutierrez is interviewed on "This Week" about the shutdown and what Democrats can accept on an immigration deal.
'This Week' Transcript 1-21-18: Marc Short, Sen. Dick Durbin, Rep . Luis Gutierrez and Rep. Mark Meadows
GEORGE STEPHANOPOULOS , ABC NEWS: Let’s bring in the president’s point man. On Capitol Hill , Marc Short joins us right now. I know (ph) you’ve been burning the midnight oil. Marc, thank you for joining us this morning. Let’s start out with what Jon Karl was just talking about, right there, that
Kelly: Trump campaign promises on border wall have 'evolved'
White House Chief of Staff John Kelly went to Capitol Hill Wednesday to meet with the Congressional Hispanic Caucus on immigration — and according to lawmakers and sources both in the room and briefed on the meeting — told the group that President Donald Trump 's campaign promises on immigration