This documentary series pulls back the curtain on the 2016 presidential race, revealing the intense, inspiring and infuriating stories behind the headlines. Key characters and events from the individual campaigns are presented in real time, as they are happening. Produced in cooperation with Bloomberg Politics, The Circus is a non-partisan, never-before-attempted take on what promises to be one of the most fascinating and consequential elections in modern history.
The Circus Season 4 (2019)
|4x01 New World Disorder |
On the season premiere of The Circus, it's a new world order in Washington as a Democratic majority in the House puts a check on the Trump presidency. The ...
|Jan. 27, 2019|
|4x02 Circling Vultures |
The list of former allies who are turning on Donald Trump grows daily, the Mueller investigation continues to circle him and the Democrats have been unrelenting in their attacks. ...
|Feb. 03, 2019|
|4x03 The State of Our Union Is... |
As President Trump toys with declaring a state of emergency in order to be able to begin construction of his border wall, his administration is in the spotlight. The House Intelligence ...
|Feb. 10, 2019|
|4x04 2020 Is Here |
The 2020 election is looming large in the capital. Campaign season is here early and more and more candidates are jumping in each week. THE CIRCUS follows declared and potential candidates ...
|Feb. 17, 2019|
|4x05 States of Emergency |
Co-hosts John Heilemann, Alex Wagner and Mark McKinnon track the battle over a border wall while examining other emergencies facing the nation – including gun violence, opioids ...
|Feb. 24, 2019|
|4x06 The Big Split |
THE CIRCUS explores a monumental week for Donald Trump's presidency. As the President travels to Vietnam to meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un, Trump's former personal attorney, ...
|Mar. 03, 2019|
|4x07 To the Left |
THE CIRCUS takes a deep dive into the Democratic party. There is a movement to tack left towards more progressive policies. On the other hand, many feel ...
|Mar. 10, 2019|
|4x08 What the F*** Happens Next? |
Donald Trump is currently engaged in a three-front war over the future of his presidency. The first battle is with Congress, where he is facing a rebuke from both sides of the aisle ...
|Mar. 17, 2019|
|4x09 The People on that Stage |
The Circus returns with an update on where things stand in the 2020 presidential race. On the Democratic side, the three leading candidates — Joe Biden, Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth ...
|Sep. 22, 2019|
|4x10 Across the Rubicon |
The Circus tackles the launch of an official impeachment inquiry against President Donald Trump. As news roils the capital and the entire nation, the hosts track down Democratic congressional ...
|Sep. 29, 2019|
|4x11 Impeachmentland |
The Circus fans out across the country to cover the rapidly-evolving impeachment story through the lens of 2020 presidential campaigns. Meanwhile, in the capital, the hosts track breaking ...
|Oct. 06, 2019|
|4x12 Desperate Times, Desperate Measures |
How are key players responding to these desperate times? The President seems to have crafted his defense of the impeachment inquiry, and he's pushing it forcefully. The whistleblowers ...
|Oct. 13, 2019|
|4x13 The Widening Gyre |
With Congress back in session after a two-week recess, everyone in the capital seems to be in fighting mode. Democrats are pursuing the impeachment inquiry at an aggressive pace, and ...
|Oct. 20, 2019|
|4x14 The Deep State |
The Circus does a deep dive into the longtime federal government agencies and bureaucrats involved in Congress’ ongoing impeachment inquiry, otherwise dubbed by President Trump as ...
|Oct. 27, 2019|
|4x15 Field of Dreams |
The Circus is in Iowa for the all-important Liberty and Justice Celebration, aka Jefferson-Jackson Dinner, where past Presidential winners like Barack Obama and Jimmy Carter have broken ...
|Nov. 03, 2019|
|4x16 Here Be Dragons |
The impeachment inquiry is on the brink of a new, uncharted phase with the onset of public hearings. The Circus analyzes potential outcomes of the impeachment inquiry by taking the ...
|Nov. 10, 2019|
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