Airs weeknights on PBS stations nationwide, and ranked #1 for MOST CREDIBLE and MOST OBJECTIVE broadcast and print news vehicle.

PBS NEWSHOUR is an objective source of excellent, in-depth reporting on national and global issues. Anchored by award-winning journalist Judy Woodruff, PBS NEWSHOUR appears Monday-Friday on more than 300 public TV stations nationwide, with expanded content on digital and social media. Taken together, PBS NEWSHOUR broadcast, website and digital components are strong and influential, with high standards of journalism and deep, unbiased analysis.

Reaching America’s Opinion Leaders

The 2016 Erdos & Morgan Opinion Leaders Study verified that PBS NEWSHOUR continues to be a trusted source for news and information that opinion leaders turn to on a regular basis:

  • PBS NEWSHOUR ranked #1 as the most “credible” and most “objective” TV source among opinion leaders
  • PBS NEWSHOUR consistently ranks among the top 25 media that reach the most opinion leaders in the United States.

A Growing Broadcast & Digital Audience

Over the past year, the PBS NEWSHOUR expanded its social media content, especially on Facebook and Twitter. The program is now producing LIVE and digital-first videos for Facebook and livestreaming special events on Twitter. This brings PBS NEWSHOUR’s signature brand of reporting to people where and when they want it, and PBS NEWSHOUR’s audience of business and opinion leaders has grown across platforms as a result, on broadcast, web, social media and mobile. PBS National Sales can help ensure multi-platform broad reach for your message to this highly-desirable audience who are predisposed to support your business because of your association with PBS.


Less Clutter on PBS Newshour

Your Message Stands Out

PBS NEWSHOUR offers an uncluttered media environment.  With over 15 times fewer spots on PBS than on commercial and broadcast TV news & public affairs programming, your message won’t get buried.

For information and details about the PBS NEWSHOUR sponsorship opportunity, contact us by using the form at the bottom of the page.