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Promoting a Presidential Candidate Who Doesn’t Savor the Spotlight
August 28, 2012 at 12:00 AM EDT
5400132973Promoting a Candidate Who Doesn't Savor the SpotlightGwen Ifill talks to Romney campaign spokesman Eric Fehrnstrom about how Mitt Romney plans to tell Americans about his life, faith and vision for the future as the Republican presidential candidate, plus convention floor 'theater' with Ron Paul supporters and Paul Ryan's role as a game changer. 2012-08-28 18:19:00disabled2273805695ym5UK1twByAtrue99826Examining the record money hitting the midterm electionsOrganizations not officially linked to 2014 midterm election candidates have been spending record levels on campaigns. So far, more money has been spent overall than in the entire 2000 presidential election. To make sense of these numbers, Judy Woodruff talks to Sheila Krumholz of the Center for Responsive Politics and David Keating of the Center for Competitive Politics.2014-04-16 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/183645884_crop-320x196.jpg2365225856sV8jjsWLdtI99709How can U.S. overcome obstacles to climate policy?The latest U.N. report on climate change suggests ways to potentially ward off the worst impacts of rising emissions. But these scenarios come with real costs, and have faced political opposition as well as reluctance from the American public. Judy Woodruff learns more from Robert Stavins of the Harvard Kennedy School of Government and Maura Cowley of the Energy Action Coalition.2014-04-15 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/132725568-320x196.jpg23652247504R9hmUJUpiM99422News Wrap: Obama taps Sylvia Burwell to lead HHSIn our news wrap, President Obama announced his budget director Sylvia Mathews Burwell as his nomination to replace Kathleen Sebelius as Secretary of HSS. Sebelius, who has been criticized for troubles in the health care rollout, announced her resignation this week. Also, investigators search for answers after a truck-bus collision that killed 10 people in California Thursday.2014-04-11 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/newswrap4-320x196.jpg2365222029fSU_DSlEEzI
Gwen Ifill talks to Romney campaign spokesman Eric Fehrnstrom about how Mitt Romney plans to tell Americans about his life, faith and vision for the future as the Republican presidential candidate, plus convention floor 'theater' with Ron Paul supporters and Paul Ryan's role as a game-changer.
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