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PBS NewsHour: Bush, Clinton Visit Haiti to Attract Aid for Recovery

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March 23, 2010

Former presidents George W. Bush and Bill Clinton are visiting Haiti as part of their efforts to lead U.S. fundraising to help rebuild the earthquake ravaged country. Gwen Ifill talks to a reporter in Haiti about those rebuilding efforts, two months after the disaster.

PBS NewsHour: Political Scramble Intensifies on Health Reform Bill

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March 16, 2010

House Democrats continued the hunt for the 216 votes needed to pass the health care reform bill. Gwen Ifill talks to a health care reporter about how lawmakers may maneuver to push the legislation over the finish line. 

PBS NewsHour: Abuse Accusations Besiege Catholic Church

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March 17, 2010

Catholics in Ireland and Germany are seeking apologies and explanations as allegations of child abuse have besieged the Vatican's inner-circle. 

PBS NewsHour: Deaths of Americans Raise New Concerns Over Mexico's Drug War

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March 15, 2010

U.S. and Mexican authorities are investigating the possible drug cartel violence that left two Americans and a Mexican with ties to the U.S. consulate in Juarez dead over the weekend. Gwen Ifill talks to a journalist about the escalating violence across the border.

PBS NewsHour: 'Jihad Jane' Suspect Suggests Changing Face of Terrorism

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March 10, 2010

American Colleen LaRose, the self-proclaimed "Jihad Jane," faces terror charges for trying to murder a Swedish artist for his depiction of the prophet Muhammad. Gwen Ifill talks to a reporter about the threat of domestic terrorism.

PBS NewsHour: Nigeria's Government Struggles to Restore Order after Massacre

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March 9, 2010

The Nigerian military is asking for patience as it tries to contain the escalating violence that left as many as 500 people dead Sunday. Gwen Ifill talks to American University's Patrick Ukata and the president of The Fund for Peace, Pauline Baker, about the political and sectarian violence in Nigeria.

PBS NewsHour: Iraq Elections Hint at Progress Despite Attacks

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March 8, 2010

Iraqis went to the polls this week to cast votes in the country's parliamentary election. With the results forthcoming, Gwen Ifill talks to a reporter in Baghdad about the larger-than-expected turnout, the security situation and how the next government might take shape.

PBS NewsHour: Iraqis Vote in Pivotal Election, Undaunted by Deadly Attacks

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March 8, 2010

Turnout in Iraq's parliamentary election topped 60 percent, despite a wave of attacks targeting the polls that killed at least 38 people. Gwen Ifill reports.

PBS NewsHour: Bunning Plays Hardball Over Jobless Benefits Bill

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March 2, 2010

Kentucky Sen. Jim Bunning managed to single-handledly delay an extension of jobless benefits, ever as some of his Republican colleagues spoke out in opposition. Gwen Ifill talks to a Louisville Courier-Journal reporter for insight on the story.

PBS NewsHour: Vancouver Games End on High Note for Canada: a Hockey Gold

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March 1, 2010

Canada celebrated the close of the Winter Olympics in Vancouver with its most-prized victory: a gold medal in men's hockey, thanks to Sidney Crosby's overtime goal to defeat the U.S. Gwen Ifill speaks with Canadian journalist Ian Hanomansing about the significance of the games for the host country.