ON THE NEWSHOUR

  • January 18, 2011   BY News Desk  

    HEALTH CARE REFORM | The House of Representatives resumed business Tuesday with debate over a repeal of the health care reform bill passed 10 months ago. The measure is not expected to pass the Senate. Betty Ann Bowser reports on … Continue reading

  • January 14, 2011   BY newsdesk 

    TUNISIA UPHEAVAL | Amid demonstrations unprecedented during his more than two decades in office, authoritarian Tunisian President Zine al-Abidine Ben Ali was forced to step down as thousands converged on the interior ministry building in the capital of Tunis. Judy … Continue reading

  • January 13, 2011   BY newsdesk 

    ARIZONA TRAGEDY | Mourners remembered 9-year-old Christina Taylor Green in first of the funerals for the six victims killed in the Tucson shooting. Doctors treating Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, D-Ariz. said she continued to show signs of recovery. JARED LEE LOUGHNER … Continue reading

  • January 12, 2011   BY newsdesk 

    PRESIDENT OBAMA IN TUCSON | At a memorial service on the University of Arizona campus, President Obama will remember the victims of Saturday’s shooting and honor those still recovering from their injuries, including Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, D-Ariz. We’ll carry the … Continue reading

  • January 11, 2011   BY newsdesk 

    Updated ARIZONA SHOOTING | Surgeons treating Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, D-Ariz., are tentatively optimistic about her recovery but caution that surviving an injury of this magnitude is a long and uncertain process. Gwen Ifill has the latest. GUN LAWS | Arizona’s … Continue reading

  • January 10, 2011   BY newsdesk 

    ARIZONA SHOOTING | Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, D-Ariz., remains hospitalized in critical condition as colleagues, family and friends mourn the loss of the six people who died in Saturday’s shooting at a political meet-and-greet in Tucson. The alleged shooter, 22-year-old Jared … Continue reading

  • January 7, 2011   BY newsdesk 

    NEW JOBS NUMBERS | Employers added 103,000 new jobs in December and the unemployment rate dropped to 9.4%, but the recovery fell short of forecasts and underscored the long and painful recovery still facing the U.S. economy. Judy Woodruff looks … Continue reading

  • January 6, 2011   BY newsdesk 

    NEWSMAKER: DEFENSE CHIEF ROBERT GATES | As federal deficits rise, Defense Secretary Robert Gates is looking for ways to cut spending by close to $100 billion in the next five years, a sign that even the Pentagon’s massive budget is … Continue reading

  • January 5, 2011   BY News Desk  

    NEW CONGRESS KICKS OFF | The 112th Congress convened Wednesday, and Republicans once again were in the majority in the House of Representatives. Jim Lehrer examines the challenges ahead with historian Michael Beschloss and Norman Ornstein of the American Enterprise … Continue reading

  • January 4, 2011   BY News Desk  

    A LOOK AHEAD AT THE NEW CONGRESS | The 112th Congress kicks off Wednesday, setting up a battle over the budget as Republicans take control of the House with vows to cut government spending. Gwen Ifill looks ahead with Diane … Continue reading