• WATCH: Stacey Abrams speaks with Yamiche Alcindor on 'how to create real change'

    WATCH: Stacey Abrams speaks with Yamiche Alcindor on 'how to create real change'

    Mar 11, 2019 10:39 AM EDT

    ... to receive a major party gubernatorial nomination last year when she ran for governor of Georgia, will talk Monday with the PBS NewsHour's Yamiche Alcindor about her political career and how to create meaningful change as part of the South by Southwest festival in Austin, Texas. Abrams and Alcindor ...

  • 11 moments Mueller investigated for obstruction of justice

    11 moments Mueller investigated for obstruction of justice

    Apr 18, 2019 07:53 PM EDT

    ... while there is evidence, described below, that the President knew Cohen provided false testimony to Congress about the Trump Tower Moscow project, the evidence available to us does not establish that the President directed or aided Cohen's false testimony.” The PBS NewsHour's Yamiche Alcindor reported for this story.

  • Trump tried to stop Mueller investigation, but staff wouldn't let him, says report

    Trump tried to stop Mueller investigation, but staff wouldn't let him, says report

    Apr 18, 2019 06:50 PM EDT

    Lisa Desjardins: To protect himself against this investigation. Judy Woodruff: Yamiche, let's talk about the specifics that we learned about the former White House counsel, his role, and then the role of the attorney general in all this. Yamiche Alcindor: Well, there are times where the Mueller report reads ...

  • Trump escalates feud with Rep. Ilhan Omar

    Trump escalates feud with Rep. Ilhan Omar

    Apr 15, 2019 06:30 PM EDT

    ... capacity to sow hate, hate against Islam or against any number of others." Man: America has a choice.Yamiche Alcindor: As the 2020 campaign continues, former Massachusetts Governor Bill Weld, a Republican, today announced his bid to challenge President Trump in 2020. For the "PBS NewsHour," I'm Yamiche Alcindor.

  • What 2020 Democrats think about reparations

    What 2020 Democrats think about reparations

    Apr 12, 2019 06:45 PM EDT

    ... today, for the sins of my own generation. And I will be damned if I feel responsible to pay for what happened 300 years ago." For Democrats running in 2020, it remains to be seen whether reparations will become a litmus test. For the "PBS NewsHour," I'm Yamiche Alcindor.

  • Why Trump decided Nielsen wasn't tough enough on immigration

    Why Trump decided Nielsen wasn't tough enough on immigration

    Apr 08, 2019 06:55 PM EDT

    ... when I need to be. The question is, can he be tough enough that the president continues to like him? Judy Woodruff: And, again, we will see whether that nomination goes forward -- or appointment, I should say. Amna Nawaz, Yamiche Alcindor, the stories -- the story keeps going. Thank you both.

  • Who is Kevin McAleenan, acting head of Homeland Security?

    Who is Kevin McAleenan, acting head of Homeland Security?

    Apr 08, 2019 05:05 PM EDT

    ... to be seeking more influence over Trump’s immigration policy, current and former officials at the Department of Homeland Security told the PBS NewsHour’s Yamiche Alcindor that many of the changes Trump wants, such as changing the process for asylum seekers, likely cannot be done under current law. (In ...

  • With Nielsen’s departure, Trump’s Cabinet becomes even less diverse

    With Nielsen’s departure, Trump’s Cabinet becomes even less diverse

    Apr 08, 2019 11:21 AM EDT

    ... he said. “But I do believe that there needs to be a representative sampling of our society.”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Dfyfg3-WieQ Yamiche Alcindor talks to HUD Secretary Ben Carson about his reaction to President Trump's rhetoric on race, whether Carson plans to remain in his ...

  • Awaiting full Mueller report, Washington turns to policy on health care, climate change

    Awaiting full Mueller report, Washington turns to policy on health care, climate change

    Mar 27, 2019 06:45 PM EDT

    Judy Woodruff: And, finally, Yamiche, how does the White House see the Green New Deal? What do they say politically here? Yamiche Alcindor: The president sees the Green New Deal as something that he can use politically in the 2020 campaign. Yesterday, he went up to the Hill and had ...

  • News Wrap: House fails to override Trump veto on emergency declaration

    News Wrap: House fails to override Trump veto on emergency declaration

    Mar 26, 2019 06:50 PM EDT

    Yamiche Alcindor: The mayor, Rahm Emanuel, barely contained his fury. He too stood by the decision to charge the actor. Rahm Emanuel: This is a whitewash of justice. Yamiche Alcindor: Smollett told police two men beat him, tied a noose around his neck and yelled "This is MAGA country," referring ...

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