The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer
|The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer|
|Presented by||Wolf Blitzer|
|Country of origin||United States|
|Production location(s)||CNN Studios Washington, D.C.|
|Running time||120 minutes|
|Picture format||1080i (16:9 HDTV)|
|Original release||August 8, 2005– present|
The show currently airs weekdays live from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm ET from CNN's studios in Washington D.C.
The show begins with the following opening: "Happening Now ..... We want to welcome our viewers in the United States and around the world. I'm Wolf Blitzer, and You're in the Situation Room", which includes highlights of what the show will discuss. During the program current events, breaking news, political headlines and reports are all discussed.
By 2012, CNN's Washington D.C. studios were completely redesigned giving The Situation Room a newly updated look.
Former Situation Room main contributors include Lisa Sylvester who showcased reports and headlines, Jack Cafferty who presented The Cafferty File, and Kate Bolduan who briefly co-hosted part of the program with Wolf Blitzer.