Welcome to Sneak Peek, our weekly lookahead at both ends of Pennsylvania Avenue, plus our best scoops. (Smart Brevity word count: 1,920 words, ~7 minutes)

The summer finale of this season's "Axios on HBO" aired at 6pm ET/PT. More coming in the fall.

  • We have a ton of breaking news in tonight's episode, including a Kim Hart tech scoop and Jim VandeHei's feisty interview with California Gov. Gavin Newsom.
  • And in a segment on another scoop, highlighted below, we show Chris Christie the vetting dossier the Trump transition team had on him.
  • "Axios on HBO" is also available on HBO NOW, HBO GO, HBO On Demand and partners' streaming services.