On the NewsHour

  • March 22, 2010   BY News Desk 

    LANDMARK HEALTH BILL HEADS FOR PRESIDENT’S DESK | House Democrats have sent a historic health care overhaul bill to President Obama. NewsHour Congressional Correspondent Kwame Holman reports. And then for more on how the legislation will impact Americans in the … Continue reading

  • March 19, 2010   BY News Desk 

    FINAL PUSH FOR HEALTH CARE | Democrats are counting the votes in the run-up to a possible vote on health care reform this Sunday. NewsHour correspondent Kwame Holman reports on President Obama’s continued attempts to rally the public and the … Continue reading

  • March 18, 2010   BY News Desk 

    HEALTH BILL’S IMPACT ON U.S. DEFICIT | President Obama delayed plans for an overseas trip again so he could stay and lobby for votes for health care reform. Congressional correspondent Kwame Holman reports. For more, Jeffrey Brown speaks with Neera … Continue reading

  • March 17, 2010   BY News Desk 

    FULL COURT PRESS FOR HEALTH CARE | President Obama and House Democratic leaders gained some new momentum Wednesday in their bid to push through health care reform. NewsHour Congressional Correspondent Kwame Holman reports on the day’s developments and then for … Continue reading

  • March 16, 2010   BY News Desk 

    HOUSE ROADMAP FOR HEALTH BILL: The pressure built today on uncommitted house Democrats to support health care reform later this week. NewsHour Congressional Correspondent Kwame Holman reports on the latest in health care reform, including a new voting strategy proposed … Continue reading

  • March 15, 2010   BY News Desk 

    MEXICO | Federal authorities in the United States and Mexico are working together to investigate the deaths of three people connected with the U.S. consulate in the Mexican city of Juarez Saturday. An American consulate employee and her husband were … Continue reading

  • March 12, 2010   BY Simon Marks 

    ECONOMY | There were fresh signs Friday that the recession may be coming to an end. Retail sales figures for February were brighter than analysts had expected. But other indicators this week have painted a mixed pictures of U.S. economic … Continue reading

  • March 11, 2010   BY Simon Marks 

    HEALTH REFORM: | Over the past 24 hours, leading Democrats on Capitol Hill have indicated they believe they’re getting close to clearing the way for a vote on health reform. Congressional correspondent Kwame Holman has the story tonight, and then … Continue reading

  • March 10, 2010   BY Simon Marks 

    AFGHANISTAN: Kabul was a busy place today. U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates, wrapping up a visit to the Afghan capital, suggested that U.S. forces might start leaving the country ahead of schedule. As he left, President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad of Iran … Continue reading

  • March 9, 2010   BY Simon Marks 

    MIDDLE EAST: Margaret Warner reports on Vice President Joe Biden’s visit to the Middle East, and his attempts to breathe new life into the peace process. His visit coincides with an Israeli announcement that it’s buildings hundreds of new homes … Continue reading