Statehood Backers Prepare To Swarm the Hill

Congress is gearing up to hold its first hearing on D.C. statehood in 25 years. Statehood backers Bo Shuff and Tamyra Harrison will both be on Capitol Hill on Thursday, but they joined Jim Lokay the night before to talk about what they expect to hear.

Record Number of Female Candidates Prompting New Debate Approach

With the record number of women seeking the White House in 2020, talk of their “electability” has bubbled up again. So what does that mean? And what lessons did voters learn from last week’s debate? Amanda Hunter from the Barbara Lee Family Foundation joined Jim to talk about its new effort with American University, called Gender on the Ballot.

Tim joins Jim on 'The Final 5'

From a controversial ad involving Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, to Marianne Williamson’s awkward hot mic moment, Fox 5 contributor Tim Young joined Jim to break down the big political stories of the week on “The Final 5”

Tracy Dietz and Kelly Gibson join Jim on 'The Final 5'

The GOP scored two wins in North Carolina this week after a pair of special Congressional elections. What does that mean heading into 2020, and should President Trump be concerned about several challenges within his own party? Tracy Dietz and Kelly Gibson joined Jim on “The Final 5” to break it all down (over a glass of their favorite wine.)

Gorsuch's book reflects on journey to SCOTUS

Supreme Court Justice Neil Gorsuch is out with a new book, “A Republic, If You Can Keep It.” His co-authors: two former clerks, David Feder and Jane Nitze. They joined Jim Lokay on “The Final 5” to talk about working with the justice again, and what surprised them about the process of writing the book together.

Tim Young joins Jim Lokay on The Final 5

FOX 5 contributor Tim Young joins Jim to break down the week’s headlines, including the effects of Hurricane Dorian on Alabama (and the news cycle), concerns over Joe Biden’s bloody eye, and why Marianne Williamson vented her frustrations with a writer — to the writer’s mom.

The Immigration Debate

President Trump’s border wall plans got a big boost this week with $4 billion of new funding, diverted from other military construction projects, including some in the D.C. area. What’s next in the border battle? Jazmine Ulloa from the Boston Globe joined Jim to lay out what’s on tap, and how opponents are trying to stop the construction.

President Trump and the 'Power of Celebrity'

How does star power win elections? As Donald Trump proved, it doesn’t hurt to be well-known – especially as he heads towards a tough re-election campaign. Dr. Lauren A. Wright from Princeton University joined Jim on “The Final 5” to discuss her new book, “Star Power,” and talked about the very few who may be able to out-star the President.

Can Dems win back rural voters?

Democrats need to win back rural voters if they hope to recapture the White House in 2020, but President Trump has made a strong play to keep his support in those areas of America. Democratic strategist Isaac Wright joined Jim to break down what it all means.

Is Trump's proposed Space Force necessary?

President Trump revived U.S. Space Command today, a precursor to his proposed Space Force, but is it necessary? Ross Marchand from the Taxpayers’ Protection Alliance and a Young Voices contributor, doesn’t think so. He joined Jim Lokay on The Final 5 to break down why he thinks concerns over outer space as the United States’ next battlefront are overblown.

20 Dems still vying for 2020 nomination

Twenty Democrats remain in the 2020 Presidential field, but only 10 will be facing off in next month’s debate. Is it time for some of the candidates left out to bail, or is it worth fighting onward? Political strategist Dave Brown discusses that and more with Jim Lokay on Wednesday’s edition of “The Final 5.”

Midnight Snack With Capri

Former Ohio state senator and frequent Fox News guest Capri Cafaro joined Jim Lokay on “The Final 5” to make a midnight snack she says both Democrats and Republicans can enjoy!

G-7 analysis

President Trump is back in Washington after the G-7 summit in France. Political strategist Alex Vogel joined Jim Lokay to talk about the President’s interactions with other world leaders, his push to bring Russia back into the fold, and how his trade battle with China is affecting the markets back home.

Perks of Buying Greenland; Kamala’s Troubles

Greenland may not be for sale, but the island could play a major role in international affairs. Siraj Hashmi from the Washington Examiner talks to Jim Lokay about that, and the rise and fall of 2020 hopeful Kamala Harris. What does she need to stay afloat in the crowded field?

Take Tim to Work Day: Ben’s Chili Bowl

Learn about the history and heritage of DC’s iconic restaurant Ben’s Chili Bowl with comedian Tim Young while he hilariously works cleaning tables, serving food and learning customer service skills.

Take Tim to Work Day: Ben’s Chili Bowl

Learn about the history and heritage of DC’s iconic restaurant Ben’s Chili Bowl with comedian Tim Young while he hilariously works cleaning tables, serving food and learning customer service skills.