The First 100 Days 

The first three months of Trump's presidency tests the stamina of the political reporters at The New York Times as they adapt to a nonstop news cycle, an unpredictable White House, and the President calling them "the enemy of the people."


Liz Garbus




Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Dean Baquet ... Himself
Elisabeth Bumiller Elisabeth Bumiller ... Herself
Peter Baker Peter Baker ... Himself
Maggie Haberman ... Herself
Michael Barbaro ... Himself, host of The New York Times' podcast 'The Daily'
Carl Hulse Carl Hulse ... Himself
Mark Mazzetti ... Himself
Matt Apuzzo Matt Apuzzo ... Himself
Matthew Rosenberg Matthew Rosenberg ... Himself
Michael S. Schmidt Michael S. Schmidt ... Himself, investigative journalist for The New York Times
Adam Goldman Adam Goldman ... Himself
Glenn Thrush Glenn Thrush ... Himself
Donald Trump ... Himself (as Donald J. Trump)
Melania Trump ... Herself
Sean Spicer ... Himself


As Donald J. Trump takes the oath of office, The New York Times' New York and Washington bureaus prepare to cover an administration unlike any other. The role that Russia played in the 2016 election quickly emerges as a storyline that will continue to unfold, consuming a troop of investigative journalists for the year to come. In this fiercely competitive environment, The Times and The Washington Post vie for scoops while overtaxed journalists work to develop sources inside a volatile administration. Tension boils over when the President calls the media "the enemy of the people." Remarkably, F.B.I. director James Comey announces an active federal investigation into ties between the Trump campaign and Russia during the 2016 election. Meanwhile, the paper faces economic challenges as they continue to adapt to a digital world. In a time when the news never stops, reporters scramble to break the stories vital to the future of our democracy before the pace and the scrutiny breaks them.

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27 May 2018 (USA) See more »

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Covers the period from January 20 to April 17, 2017. See more »


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Written & Performed by Trent Reznor & Atticus Ross
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