Media Restrictions for PBS NewsHour Democratic Primary Debate

Washington, DC (February 9, 2016) — PBS NewsHour will host its Democratic Primary Debate – in partnership with Facebook and sanctioned by the Democratic National Committee – on Thursday, February 11, 2016 from 9:00 – 11:00pm ET at the Helen Bader Concert Hall in the Helene Zelazo Center for the Performing Arts on the main campus of the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. PBS NewsHour co-anchors and managing editors Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff will moderate. The debate will be broadcast live on PBS and streamed live on www.pbs.org/newshour.

News organizations wishing to excerpt the debate may contact VYVX to book a pgad with confirmation #4274805 between 9:00 – 11:00pm ET, on Thursday, February 11, 2016.

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PBS NewsHour will also send links to select video clips for download during and after the debate, and will post to www.pbs.org/newshour/pressrelease.

TV RESTRICTIONS: Embargoed until conclusion at 11:00 pm ET of the PBS NewsHour Democratic Primary Debate. No crop of PBS NewsHour video feed and must provide “PBS NEWSHOUR” video courtesy credit over all excerpted video clips. No more than 3 minutes at a time may be used. May not be archived. No use after February 18, 2016. No resale. For use after February 18, please contact Debra Butler at NewsHour Productions 703.998.2114.

AUDIO RESTRICTIONS: Embargoed until conclusion at 11:00 pm ET of the PBS NewsHour Democratic Primary Debate. Must credit “PBS NEWSHOUR” on all excerpted audio clips. No more than 3 minutes at a time may be used. May not be archived. No use after February 18, 2016. No resale. For use after February 18, please contact Debra Butler at NewsHour Productions 703.998.2114.

WEB RESTRICTIONS: Embargoed until conclusion at 11:00 pm ET of the PBS NewsHour Democratic Primary Debate. No crop of PBS NewsHour video feed and must provide “PBS NEWSHOUR” courtesy credit over all excerpted video clips and link to www.pbs.org/newshour. No more than 3 minutes at a time may be used. No library use. No resale. Websites may keep stories with excerpt produced before February 18 without expiration, but can’t use or reuse the source material in stories produced after February 18. For use after February 18, please contact Debra Butler at NewsHour Productions 703.998.2114.

Media Contacts:

Nick Massella, PBS NewsHour
nmassella@newshour.org 

Chris Pigott, DKC News
Chris_Pigott@dkcnews.com

David Helfenbein, DKC News
David_Helfenbein@dkcnews.com

About PBS NewsHour                                                                                                  

PBS NewsHour is seen by over four million weekly viewers and is also available online, via public radio in select markets, and via podcast. PBS NewsHour is a production of NewsHour Productions LLC, a wholly-owned non-profit subsidiary of WETA Washington, D.C., in association with WNET in New York. Major funding for PBS NewsHour is provided by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, PBS and public television viewers. Major corporate funding is provided by BAE Systems, BNSF and Lincoln Financial Group with additional support from Carnegie Corporation of New York, the J. Paul Getty Trust, the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, the Lemelson Foundation, the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, National Science Foundation, the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, Friends of the NewsHour and others. More information on PBS NewsHour is available at www.pbs.org/newshour. On social media, visit www.facebook.com/newshour on Facebook or follow @NewsHour on Twitter.