On the PBS NewsHour Tonight

BY News Desk  November 8, 2012 at 12:25 PM EDT

On Thursday’s NewsHour:

  • The looming fiscal cliff, and prospects for a bipartisan deal

  • What’s next for the Republican Party after Tuesday’s defeat

  • Why it’s taken so long to declare a result in Florida

  • Plus, pediatricians prescribe reading for building better brains

Correspondent Ray Suarez has your preview:

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