The Kalb Report: Covering Washington and the World
A Conversation with Judy Woodruff
In a distinguished network career that began with her coverage of Jimmy Carter’s presidential campaign for NBC News, Judy Woodruff has been at the pinnacle of broadcast journalism for 40 years. Having served as a chief White House correspondent for NBC and PBS, host of CNN’s Inside Politics, and now c0-anchor and managing editor of PBS NewsHour, Woodruff has had a front row seat to world events, as well as some of the most notable campaigns, elections, and political scandals in American history.Continue Reading
A Conversation with Chuck Todd and John Dickerson
So, as the moderator of one of the most popular and longest-running Sunday morning talk programs, how do you prepare to interview Donald Trump?Continue Reading
For more than 60 years, Americans have turned to network television on Sunday morning for intelligent, insightful discourse on issues of politics and public policy. A proud history, however, does not guarantee future success in a digital world and a dramatically changing television landscape.
On this edition of The Kalb Report, moderator Marvin Kalb explores the past, present, and future of Sunday talk with the hosts of the two highest-rated and longest-airing public affairs programs: Chuck Todd of NBC’s Meet the Press and John Dickerson of CBS’s Face the Nation.
The Kalb Report will take place on Monday, November 9, at 8 p.m. eastern time, in the main ballroom of the National Press Club, 529 14th Street, NW, in Washington, D.C.Continue Reading
A decision on reinstating Pete Rose to Major League Baseball (MLB) will be made by the end of the year, said Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred to host Marvin Kalb during the 22nd season opener of The Kalb Report on September 28.Continue Reading
The Press and the Presidency: It’s Complicated!
The Obama administration has had a “chilling effect” on a free press and on the work of White House reporters, three senior White House correspondents told host Marvin Kalb on the latest edition of The Kalb Report.Continue Reading
Kalb Report: How NPR Got Its Unique Sound
The spirit of Edward R. Murrow flowed through the National Press Club ballroom in Washington, D.C., in mid-December as journalist/scholar Marvin Kalb interviewed five icons of National Public Radio about how NPR news developed and where it is heading. The event was the latest in the award-winning Kalb Report series coproduced by University of Maryland University College.Continue Reading
Woodward, Bernstein, and the Five Wars of Richard Nixon
The corruption of the Nixon administration was far deeper than the Watergate scandal, reporting legends Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein told host Marvin Kalb Monday night.Continue Reading
In a wide-ranging discussion of freedom vs. security with host Marvin Kalb Monday, New York Times columnist Thomas L. Friedman came down on the side of freedom for the most part.Continue Reading
Dan Rather, a young reporter for CBS News, was the first to report that President John F. Kennedy was dead.Continue Reading
A Conversation with Dan Rather on a Presidency, a Legacy, and a Day that Changed America, on the Next Kalb Report, November 22, 8 p.m.
On November 22, 1963, time stood still as the nation and the world grappled with the sudden and tragic loss of an extraordinary leader. Now, 50 years since that historic day, we remember the life and legacy of President John F. Kennedy.Continue Reading