PBS NewsHour’s Coverage Plans for the Senate Hearings of Supreme Court Nominee Neil Gorsuch

Washington, DC (March 17, 2017) — PBS NewsHour will extensively report on the Senate hearings of Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch on broadcast, online and on social beginning Monday, March 20, 2017 continuing through the end of the hearings. NewsHour’s nightly broadcast (check local listings) will largely be devoted to coverage of the hearings, anchored by managing editor Judy Woodruff, with correspondents Lisa Desjardins live from the Supreme Court and John Yang from the White House. In studio and remote guests include chief Washington correspondent for The National Law Journal Marcia Coyle; Stanford law professor Pam Karlan; former U.S. solicitor general Paul Clement; senior fellow in constitutional studies at the Cato Institute Ilya Shapiro; SCOTUSblog publisher Tom Goldstein; and SCOTUSblog editor Amy Howe.

NewsHour’s coverage extends online at pbs.org/newshour to include daily live blogs and a live stream of the hearings on NewsHour’s homepage as well as on TwitterFacebook LIVEYouTube and Ustream.