The weekly political affairs program covers major political issues in a roundtable format. The show's host John McLaughlin leads a panelists of liberal and conservative news makers who analyze news topics of the week.

Panelists include Eleanor Clift a contributing editor from Newsweek, Clarence Page from the editorial staff of The Chicago Tribune, Pat Buchanan a former news commentator and presidential candidate, and Rich Lowry an editor with the National Review.

The program has aired for 20 years on local public broadcasting networks.