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Please, Go On: VP Kamala Harris on women in the workplace

In the inaugural edition of "Please, Go On," Post columnist James Hohmann speaks with Vice President Harris about the exodus of women from the workforce during the pandemic.


 2021-06-11  19m

Introducing ‘Please, Go On’

Washington Post columnist James Hohmann sits down with the author of a compelling op-ed from The Post’s Opinions section. “Please, Go On” features marquee names and everyday people with original perspectives. New episodes Fridays. Launching June 11.


 2021-06-04  1m

Infrastructure plan calls for $80 billion for rail. It could transform passenger service.

Plus, coronavirus vaccines are finally reaching poor countries, but some can’t cover the cost of administering them, and Women’s sports can do at least one thing men’s can’t, experts say: get bigger.


 2021-04-02  9m

Gaetz investigation complicated by overture to his father about ex-FBI agent who went missing

Plus, Georgia sports teams and major companies such as Coca-Cola and Delta Air Lines condemn new state voting law, and the EPA dismisses dozens of key science advisers picked under Trump.


 2021-04-01  12m

Biden’s infrastructure and climate plan emerges as congressional wrangling begins

Plus, ‘I stay up nights apologizing to George Floyd,’ says teen who documented his death for the world, and Gretchen Whitmer asks White House to surge vaccines to virus hot spots as cases climb.


 2021-03-31  10m

Emotional first day of testimony at Derek Chauvin murder trial

Plus, the White House dramatically increased tax proposal as it sought to address tensions over next big spending plan, and the CDC confirms Pfizer, Moderna vaccines are 90% effective after two doses in study of real-life conditions.


 2021-03-30  12m

‘Vaccine passports’ are on the way, but developing them won’t be easy

Plus, Senators see a possibility of bipartisan support for gun background checks in the wake of mass shootings, and the next phase of crisis at the border.


 2021-03-29  14m

Biden holds his first press conference

Plus, Georgia’s governor signs into law a sweeping voting reform bill, and multiple Republican senate candidates gear up for the 2022 elections.


 2021-03-27  6m

At White House, Megan Rapinoe says she’s been ‘disrespected and dismissed because I am a woman’

Plus, the White House considers extending a federal ban on evictions, and New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s family were given special access to COVID testing.


 2021-03-25  6m

Shootings spur Biden to call for tighter gun rules

Plus, the Senate confirms Vivek H. Murthy as surgeon general, and North Korea fires short-range missiles in challenge to Biden administration.


 2021-03-24  7m