PBS NewsHour to Offer Live Coverage of President Joe Biden’s First Primetime Address to the Nation

ARLINGTON, VA (March 10, 2021) — PBS NewsHour will offer live coverage of President Joe Biden’s first primetime address to the nation – to coincide with the anniversary of the official declaration of COVID-19 as a global pandemic. “President Biden Addresses the Nation” will air on PBS on Thursday, March 11 at 8:00 pm ET (check local listings). Managing editor Judy Woodruff will anchor the special with contributions from White House correspondent Yamiche Alcindor, Capitol Hill correspondent Lisa Desjardins and Alexis Madrigal, staff writer at The Atlantic and co-founder of the COVID Tracking Project.

Media contact: Sydney Cameron, Publicist, scameron@newshour.org