D.C. Breakdown

D.C. Breakdown is a new kind of political talk show. A program with a “perspective” both Southern and cultural, broadcast from our nation’s capital in Washington DC.

WEEKDAYS | 6-7 & 11-12 (CST)

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D.C. Breakdown

WEEKDAYS | 6-7 & 11-12 (CST)

D.C. Breakdown is a political talk show with a difference. D.C. Breakdown’s “southern cultural perspective” will take a look at the people and issues affecting your lives with clarity and insight.  Produced in cooperation with the prestigious National Press Club from our nation’s capital, D.C. Breakdown will soon become appointment television for those who want to be in the know about the policies and people who shape our government.

D.C. Breakdown will focus on experts, scholars, and political leaders to hold a deeper discussion of the issues and social concerns of the African-American community. Guests from Historically Black Colleges and Universities, the Joint Center for Political Studies, the Congressional Black Caucus, the African American Press Association, and representatives from both the progressive and conservative think tanks will meet to conduct broad analysis with a diversity of opinions. Join our dynamic host, veteran journalist Angela Rae, for your nightly dose of D.C. Breakdown .


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National Press Club

The National Press Club in Washington, D.C. is the center of this country's journalistic universe.  Historic and prestigious, for more than a century The National Press Club has epitomized the highest level of excellence and integrity for American journalists. The National Press Club hosts thousands of events each year for sophisticated clients from around the globe. The addition of D.C. Breakdown to the offerings of the organization is in keeping with its mission to be " The World’s Leading Professional Organization for Journalists" while also serving as a social and business organization dedicated to supporting the ongoing improvement of the profession of journalism.

Angela Rae

Angela Rae is the perfect fit for SSN's D.C. Breakdown.  A veteran television news anchor and reporter, Ms. Rae was the first African-American female lead anchor in the Miami market and voted Best News Anchor by Miami New Times magazine in 2000.  Her exemplary work during her time in New York, particularly as one of the lead anchors of reporting on the 9/11 disaster is just one example of her commitment and dedication to her craft.  With many  successful years of award-winning service in the television news profession, Angela brings a unique energy and style to the anchor chair. Her marketing and branding savvy, engaging public persona, legal background, analytical and problem solving abilities , communication, and crisis management skills will surely make Angela Rae and  D.C. Breakdown appointment television for everyone who wants to "breakthrough the rhetoric and breakdown the issues!"