The Peabody Awards

The Peabody Awards

Washington Week with Gwen Ifill & National Journal (PBS)

Washington Week with Gwen Ifill & National Journal
 2008 | WETA-TV, PBS

For public-affairs enthusiasts who prefer illumination to confrontational fireworks, Washington Week with Gwen Ifill & National Journal has long been the gold standard. Thoughtful, informed and timely, its Friday-night political recaps rely not on columnists, editorial writers or anybody with an ax to grind but on beat reporters from a variety of publications and networks, from Time to Politico to CNN. They share their notes and insights in a lively but civil manner under Gwen Ifill’s enthusiastic questioning. During the long 2008 campaign season, Washington Week was a whistle stop in your living room, supplementing its usual Beltway broadcasts with a “Road Show” series staged in front of live audiences in eight different cities. For its reasoned, reliable contribution to the national discourse, Washington Week with Gwen Ifill & National Journal receives a Peabody Award.


Executive producers: Chris Guarino, Dalton Delan, Jeff Bieber. Producers: Alla Lora, Kathryn Lynch, Timothy Dombro, Joy Barker Mallek. Directors: Joseph Camp, Sue Ann Staake-Wayne. Host: Gwen Ifill (Managing Editor & Moderator).

Related Articles

Submissions Closed, Nominees Announced April 9

The early submissions deadline was December 15, 2018. The final deadline was January 9, 2019. Eligibility Requirements 1. The...

Full Article »

Support Stories That Matter

We did it! Thanks to our many supporters, we met our goal to raise $50,000 on Peabody Giving Day. With the addition of...

Full Article »