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A tribute to Gwen Ifill’s remarkable life and legacy

November 18, 2016
Friends and colleagues gather to remember trailblazing journalist Gwen Ifill.
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President Obama: Gwen Ifill was an "extraordinary journalist"

November 14, 2016
President Obama remembered "Washington Week" moderator and "PBS NewsHour" co-anchor Gwen Ifill, who died Monday at age 61. Obama called Ifill a friend and "extraordinary journalist." "I always appreciated Gwen's reporting even when I was at the receiving end of one of her tough and thorough interviews," Obama said. "She was an especially powerful role model for young women and girls who admired her integrity, her tenacity and her intellect."
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Trump's potential cabinet picks, Democrats' potential new leader and reminders of another change election

November 11, 2016
Who is being considered for top jobs in Trump's White House?

Trump begins transition to the White House after deeply polarizing election

November 11, 2016
President-elect Donald Trump meets with leaders in Washington to begin his transition to the White House.
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Presidential Politics: Past as Prologue

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November 6, 1992
After a long and bruising campaign where middle America was concerned that the country was in "deep trouble," voters elected a new president. It was a change election that saw the governing party swept from power. It was November 1992.
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Clinton: We owe Trump the "chance to lead"

November 9, 2016
Hillary Clinton delivered a concession speech Wednesday morning, hours after losing the presidential race. "Donald Trump is going to be our president," the former secretary of state said. "We owe him an open mind and the chance to lead."
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Obama on President-Elect Trump: We are "rooting for his success"

November 9, 2016
President Obama said he is committed to a smooth transition of power to his successor Donald Trump, the day after Americans voted for control of the White House to change parties. "We are now all rooting for his success in uniting and leading the country," Obama said. "The peaceful transition of power is one of the hallmarks of our Democracy, and over the next few months we are going to show that to the world."
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Trump declares victory: "Time for us to come together"

November 9, 2016
Donald Trump declared victory in the presidential race shortly before 3am Wednesday. He urged all Americans to unite now that the campaign is over. "Working together, we will begin the urgent task of rebuilding our nation and renewing the American dream," Trump told supporters.
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WATCH: PBS NewsHour Election Night Special Report

November 8, 2016
After more than 500 days of campaigning, Americans elected Donald Trump as the 45th president of the United States. Trump declared victory shortly before 3am Wednesday morning.