The centerpiece of By the People's efforts in 2005 was Deliberation Week, which ran from October 22-29. PBS stations and their community group partners, community colleges, and others hosted dialogues on healthcare and education.
PBS broadcast a special
one-hour program, anchored by The NewsHour's Ray Suarez, highlighting
citizen discussions on healthcare and education taking place during
Deliberation Week, October 22-29, 2005.
PBS stations sponsored more than 20 local television broadcasts, four radio programs, and more than 130 events in 2004. KERA (Dallas, TX) featured NewsHour anchor Jim Lehrer discussing "A World of News."