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Feb 17

On Wednesday’s NewsHour…

12 MONTHS ON: One year on from the introduction of the President's Economic Stimulus initiative, the Obama administration claimed today that it had successfully averted an economic calamity, but acknowledged more needs to be done to lift the country's economic…

Feb 03

On Wednesday’s NewsHour…

TERROR TRIALS- The Obama administration stepped up its defense today of how it's handling terror cases. After an update on the case of a Nigerian man accused of attempting to bomb an American airliner Christmas Day, we get perspective from…

Dec 23

On Wednesday’s NewsHour…

PRESIDENT OBAMA - Our exclusive White House interview with President Obama has just wrapped up. Jim Lehrer questioned the President about health care reform, the ongoing threat of the filibuster in the US Senate, climate change, Afghanistan and the President's…

Dec 11

On Friday’s NewsHour…

After another very busy day in the newsroom, here are details of what's coming up on tonight's edition of the PBS NewsHour: Financial Regulation: The U.S. House today approved the most sweeping overhaul of financial regulation since the Great…

Dec 10

On Thursday’s NewsHour…

Coming up on the PBS NewsHour tonight: PEACE PRIZE: We'll have full coverage of President Obama's acceptance speech at the Nobel ceremony in Oslo, Norway today. We'll follow that by a discussion about the speech, and some perspective on…

Dec 09

On Wednesday’s NewsHour…

Here's what's planned for Wednesday night on the PBS NewsHour: Health Care: With the apparent demise of the public option in the Senate, Gwen Ifill anchors a discussion about where things stand. She'll be talking with Amy Walter of…

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