(Above: Van Jones, Newt Gingrich, S.E. Cupp, and Stephanie Cutter give remarks and thank their guests at the beginning of the Crossfire Returns party at the Carnegie Library in Washington, D.C. / Photographer: John Nowak)

On Tuesday evening, CNN hosted an exclusive party at the Carnegie Library in Washington, D.C., to celebrate the return of the network's classic topical debate program, Crossfire.

Hosts Van Jones, Newt Gingrich, S.E. Cupp, and Stephanie Cutter were in attendance, along with network executives, special guests and members of the press. See photos below from the special occasion, and don't forget to tune in to CNN Mondays through Fridays at 6:30 p.m. to watch Crossfire.

Callista and Newt Gingrich; Phil Kent, Turner Broadcasting Chairman and Chief Executive Officer; and Van Jones

Callista and Newt Gingrich; Phil Kent, Turner Broadcasting Chairman and Chief Executive Officer; and Van Jones (Photographer: Edward M. Pio Roda)
Crossfire Launch party at the Carnegie Library in Washington, D.C.

Crossfire Launch party at the Carnegie Library in Washington, D.C.
(Photo courtesy CNN Public Relations)

Crossfire party décor

Crossfire party décor (Photographer: John Nowak)