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S4, E5 States of Emergency

Original Air Date: Feb 24, 2019

What exactly constitutes a national emergency? For President Trump, it is clearly securing the U.S. southern border. But others have very different ideas, including gun violence, the opioid crisis and climate change, to name a few. This week THE CIRCUS compares and contrasts various perceived national emergencies and covers people on the front lines of each one.

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Sneak Peek: Mark McKinnon with Al Gore

Sneak Peek: Mark McKinnon with Al Gore

Sneak Peek: Mark McKinnon with Dan Crenshaw: The Border

Sneak Peek: Mark McKinnon with Dan Crenshaw: The Border

Sneak Peek: Mark McKinnon with Dan Crenshaw

Sneak Peek: Mark McKinnon with Dan Crenshaw

4 Seasons, 58 Episodes

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    The Circus explores the shifting power dynamics on Capitol Hill as Democrats take control of the House, and covers the escalating drama around President Trump's legal entanglements and continued scrutiny from Special Counsel Robert Mueller.

    Season 4
  • Season 3

    Go behind the scenes and beyond the headlines of the wildest political show on earth. This documentary series reveals the high-stakes impact of the White House's headline grabbing dramatics throughout our divided states of America.

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  • Season 2

    THE CIRCUS: INSIDE THE BIGGEST STORY ON EARTH examines the riveting and unprecedented events unfolding – both inside and outside the beltway – in President Donald Trump's first 100 days in office.

    Season 2
  • Season 1

    From the Iowa caucuses through the election itself, THE CIRCUS: INSIDE THE GREATEST POLITICAL SHOW ON EARTH captures the human rollercoaster of the 2016 presidential campaign.

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