Thursday, November 10, 2016

  • Obama ‘encouraged’ by first transition meeting with Trump
    On Thursday, President Obama and President-elect Donald Trump met at the White House to begin the transition between administrations. Each the object of one another’s scorn just a few days before, the president said he was “encouraged” by the discussion and the president-elect said he looks forward to future collaboration with Mr. Obama and his team. John Yang reports.
    Original Air Date: November 10, 2016
    U.S. President Barack Obama meets with President-elect Donald Trump (L) in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington November 10, 2016.REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque - RTX2T2QR
  • What makes for a successful transfer of presidential power?
    The peaceful transfer of power is a pillar of American democracy. As Donald Trump begins his journey, Judy Woodruff takes a look at past transitions with presidential historian Jon Meacham and editor-in-chief of Time Magazine Nancy Gibbs.
    Original Air Date: November 10, 2016
    Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett (at column) and White House staffers listen as U.S. President Barack Obama speaks after the election of Donald Trump in the U.S. presidential election at the White House in Washington, U.S., November 9, 2016.      REUTERS/Joshua Roberts - RTX2SVSR
  • What can Trump realistically deliver once he takes office?
    What will President-elect Donald Trump tackle first once he gets to the White House? Mr. Trump has made promises about what he plans to accomplish during his first 100 days -- in particular, dismantling parts of the Obama legacy -- but what can he realistically carry out? Hari Sreenivasan speaks with Julie Rovner of Kaiser Health News, Alan Gomez of USA Today and NPR’s Scott Horsley.
    Original Air Date: November 10, 2016
    U.S. Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) (L) shows Melania Trump and U.S. President-elect Donald Trump the Mall from the Speaker's Balcony on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., November 10, 2016.   REUTERS/Joshua Roberts - RTX2T34N
  • How Trump’s economic proposals offer visions from the past
    On the campaign trail, Donald Trump promised to revive American manufacturing, get tough on trade with China, cut taxes and invest in infrastructure. Do those proposals recall other visions for economic development over history? Economics correspondent Paul Solman speaks with historian Adam Tooze of Columbia University to put the president-elect’s proposals into perspective.
    Original Air Date: November 10, 2016
    Workers stand behind Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump during a business roundtable at the Staub Manufacturing plant in Dayton, Ohio, U.S. September 21, 2016. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst - RTSOV27

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

  • What America is thinking the day after the election
    For insight into what led to Tuesday night’s election outcome, Judy Woodruff and Hari Sreenivasan speak with J.D. Vance, author of “Hillbilly Elegy,” Ellen Fitzpatrick, author of “The Highest Glass Ceiling,” Matt Schlapp, chair of the American Conservative Union, Stefanie Brown James, CEO of Vestige Strategies, and Elizabeth McCaughey, economic advisor to the Trump campaign.
    Original Air Date: November 9, 2016
    People walk by an electronic billboard in New York U.S., November 9, 2016. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton - RTX2SVGN
  • How the mainstream media missed Trump’s momentum
    Pollsters, pundits and many journalists seemed confident that Hillary Clinton would clinch the win. Steve Deace of the Steve Deace Show, Margaret Sullivan of The Washington Post and Jim Rutenberg of The New York Times join Judy Woodruff and Hari Sreenivasan to discuss how the media failed to fully grasp the dynamics that propelled Donald Trump to the White House.
    Original Air Date: November 9, 2016
    Media work at the election night rally for U.S. Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton in Manhattan, New York, U.S., November 8, 2016.      REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson - RTX2SOQF
  • Comparing 2016 to 2012 shows where Clinton fell behind
    Donald Trump won the Electoral College with gains from the key battleground states of Florida, Ohio, Pennsylvania and North Carolina. To examine the specific demographics behind Trump’s victory, Lisa Desjardins speaks with Amy Walter of the Cook Political Report.
    Original Air Date: November 9, 2016
    Supporters of Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton watch and wait at her election night rally in New York, New York, November 8, 2016. REUTERS/Carlos Barria   TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY - RTX2SNAZ
  • Candidates strike conciliatory tones after election
    Donald Trump was elected as the 45th president of the United States in a stunning upset overnight. In his victory speech, the president-elect spoke of mending national wounds and coming together. On Wednesday, Clinton said she hoped Trump would be a successful president and urged supporters not to lose heart. Hari Sreenivasan talks to Jeffrey Brown and John Yang about the final days on the trail.
    Original Air Date: November 9, 2016
    U.S. President-elect Donald Trump speaks at election night rally in Manhattan, New York, U.S., November 9, 2016. REUTERS/Mike Segar     TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY      - RTX2SVNW

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

  • After the election, how can America heal its divide?
    As election results near, syndicated columnist Mark Shields, New York Times columnist David Brooks, Amy Walter of the Cook Political Report, Democratic strategist Cornell Belcher, Republican strategist Stuart Stevens and Andra Gillespie of Emory University join Judy Woodruff and Hari Sreenivasan to discuss the where a long election fight has left the nation.
    Original Air Date: November 8, 2016
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  • Sean Spicer offers election night predictions
    As the first polls begin to close, we get predictions from both sides of the aisle. Hari Sreenivasan speaks with Sean Spicer, chief strategist for the Republican National Committee, about a last-minute advertising blitz, outreach to minority voters and what exit polling suggests.
    Original Air Date: November 8, 2016
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  • Are voters having problems at the polls?
    The integrity of the election has been a major theme this election season. William Brangham speaks with Jessica Huseman of ProPublica about lines and security at the polls, what we are seeing in terms of voter intimidation, who’s allowed to talk to voters and who’s not.
    Original Air Date: November 8, 2016
    LONG BEACH-CA-NOVEMBER 8, 2016: Long Beach residents cast their votes at MADE in Long Beach, a shop that features products from 120+ local makers. (Photo by Christina House/Los Angeles Times Getty Images)
  • Nancy Pelosi offers election night predictions
    As the first polls begin to close, we get predictions from both sides of the aisle. Judy Woodruff speaks with House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi about her Clinton hopes and challenges for Democrats.
    Original Air Date: November 8, 2016
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  • Candidates wrap up Election Day in New York
    After more than 500 days of campaigning, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are back where they began their campaigns: New York. Lisa Desjardins recaps the day of voting and John Yang reports from Clinton headquarters at Javits Convention Center and Jeffrey Brown reports from Trump headquarters at the Hilton hotel.
    Original Air Date: November 8, 2016
    A combination photo shows U.S. Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump (L) at a campaign event in Charlotte, North Carolina, U.S. on October 26, 2016 and U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton during a campaign rally in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, U.S. on October 27, 2016. To match Insight USA-ELECTION/NORTHCAROLINA   REUTERS/Carlo Allegri (L)/Carlos Barria (R)/File Photos - RTX2ROFR
  • Watch the biggest moments of the campaign in minutes
    It’s been a long road to Nov. 8. Here are some of the most memorable moments of Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump from the campaign, from convention speeches to debate exchanges to unearthed videos.
    Original Air Date: November 8, 2016
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  • What makes the 2016 election unique in history
    Has there ever been an election like 2016? What would the founding fathers think of the candidates? Judy Woodruff and Hari Sreenivasan speak with presidential historian Michael Beschloss to get some historical perspective.
    Original Air Date: November 8, 2016
    Grace Bell Hardison, a 100-year-old woman recently mentioned by President Barack Obama after attempts were made to purge her from the voter registration list and hence deny her right to vote, receives an "I Voted Today" sticker from election official Elaine Hudnell after she cast her ballot in the U.S. general election from a car in Belhaven, North Carolina, U.S. on November 8, 2016.   REUTERS/Jonathan Drake  TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY  - RTX2SLGT

Monday, November 7, 2016

  • What young people want the next president to care about
    What does the next generation of voters have to say to the next American president? Our Student Reporting Labs recorded young people from around the country on the issues that matter most to them, from homelessness to immigration to the division between church and state, in a project called “Letters to the President.”
    Original Air Date: November 7, 2016
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  • Trump and Clinton bombard battleground states in final push
    The weekend before Election Day, Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton traversed the country in a last effort to bring their messages home to voters. Polls currently show Clinton up by three to six points but also suggest Trump has made it close in a number of battleground states. John Yang follows the Clinton campaign trail and Jeffrey Brown follows the Trump campaign trail.
    Original Air Date: November 7, 2016
    U.S. presidential candidates Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton attend campaign events in Hershey, Pennsylvania, November 4, 2016 (L) and Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, October 22, 2016 in a combination of file photos.   REUTERS/Carlo Allegri/Carlos Barria/Files - RTX2SE03
  • Battleground map shows how Clinton and Trump could win
    With all the counting going on, exit polls will be used to predict election winners before all of the final votes come in on Tuesday night. To help explain these stats used by many media outlets and to examine the current predictions, Judy Woodruff speaks with NPR’s Domenico Montanaro.
    Original Air Date: November 7, 2016
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  • What you should be watching to predict who’ll win
    On the eve of the election, Amy Walter of The Cook Political Report, Susan Page of USA Today and Andra Gillespie of Emory University join Judy Woodruff and Hari Sreenivasan to discuss which states to watch, how the country’s changing demographics have played into the race, the influence of early voting and how the presidential candidates are campaigning in the last 24 hours.
    Original Air Date: November 7, 2016
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  • For this Syrian family, starting anew is a solitary struggle
    When the Darbi family arrived in New Jersey, they brought relief and hope for escaping a war zone in Syria and building new lives. But today the family is struggling financially and finding few means of support. Special correspondent Marcia Biggs follows up with the family she met when they first arrived in the U.S.
    Original Air Date: November 7, 2016
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Sunday, November 6, 2016

  • Charting the course to victory from swing state Ohio
    No Republican has ever won the presidency without winning Ohio, and the same has been true of Democrats since John F. Kennedy. How are voters in the state feeling in the final days of the election? The NewsHour’s John Yang, who is covering the Clinton campaign, joins Hari Sreenivasan from Cleveland, Ohio.
    Original Air Date: November 6, 2016
    U.S. presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump  (R) speak at campaign rallies in Westbury, New York, U.S., September 26, 2016 and Toledo, Ohio, U.S. September 21, 2016 in a combination of file photos.  REUTERS/Carlos Barria/Jonathan Ernst/Files - RTX2RZAC
  • Will Trump take the battleground state of Iowa?
    During the last two decades, Iowa has largely voted for Democratic presidential candidates. But this year Republican Donald Trump is expected to take the state. The NewsHour’s Jeffrey Brown, who is covering the Trump campaign, joins Alison Stewart from Sioux City, Iowa, to explain what has changed in the battleground state.
    Original Air Date: November 6, 2016
    Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump appears at a campaign rally in Sioux City, Iowa, U.S. November 6,  2016.   REUTERS/Carlo Allegri - RTX2S719
  • An expert’s preview of election night
    As this year's hard-fought presidential race enters its final days, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are campaigning for a path to the 270 electoral votes needed to take the White House. NewsHour Weekend Special Correspondent Jeff Greenfield offers a close look at the key results and trends to watch for, hour by hour.
    Original Air Date: November 6, 2016
    Republican U.S. presidential nominee Donald Trump speaks during the presidential town hall debate with Democratic U.S. presidential nominee Hillary Clinton at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri, U.S., October 9, 2016. Photo by Lucy Nicholson/REUTERS
  • Spend your election night with PBS NewsHour
    Get the latest election results and analysis you trust from PBS NewsHour.
    Original Air Date: October 28, 2016
    File photo of voting booths by Blend Images - Hill Street Studios and Getty Images
  • This system calls for popular vote to determine winner
    Four times in U.S. history, the winner of the nationwide popular vote has lost the Electoral College and the general election. But a proposal called the “The National Popular Vote Interstate Compact” would automatically allocate participating state’s Electoral College votes to whoever wins the national popular vote. Hari Sreenivasan reports.
    Original Air Date: November 6, 2016
    ADVANCE FOR SATURDAY, MAY 28 - FILE - In this Nov. 3, 2015, file photo, a poll worker leads a voter to an electronic voting machine at the Schiller Recreation Center polling station on election day in Columbus, Ohio. A bill headed to Republican Ohio Gov. John Kasich in 2016 would establish a new process for state courts when they consider last-minute extensions of voting hours, potentially making it harder to keep polling places open longer on election day in the presidential battleground state. (AP Photo/John Minchillo, File)

Saturday, November 5, 2016

  • What issues are motivating Florida voters?
    In Florida, more than 40 percent of registered voters have cast their ballot in a week of early voting that ends Sunday. Mary Ellen Klas, capital bureau chief for the Miami Herald and co-bureau chief for the Tampa Bay Times, joins Alison Stewart to discuss which issues matter the most to Florida voters.
    Original Air Date: November 5, 2016
    Supporters hold campaign signs as they wait for the arrival of U.S. Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton during a rally in Pembroke Pines, Florida U.S., November 5, 2016. REUTERS/Carlos Barria - RTX2S2N9
  • As election approaches, taking North Carolina’s pulse
    North Carolina is a among the top tier of battleground states this election, with 15 electoral votes up for grabs. Since the nominating conventions, not a week has gone by without the candidates or their running mates paying a visit to the state. NewsHour Weekend Special Correspondent Nick Schifrin talked to voters in the state ahead of Election Day.
    Original Air Date: November 5, 2016
    A Donald Trump supporter disrupts remarks by U.S. President Barack Obama at a Hillary for America campaign event at the Fayetteville State University in Fayetteville, North Carolina, U.S., November 4, 2016. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst - RTX2RZ6R
  • These apps help people trade votes to boost Clinton
    In solidly red or blue states, many voters feel like their votes count less than those cast in swing states. But some voters have found another method to increase their impact: trading their vote with a swing state voter who wants to cast a ballot for a third-party candidate. NewsHour Special Correspondent Karla Murthy reports.
    Original Air Date: November 5, 2016
    The #NeverTrump app helps people trade votes for Clinton in swing states for third-party votes. Photo by Karla Murthy

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