• WATCH: Yamiche Alcindor moderates panel on 2020 voting and goals for reform

    WATCH: Yamiche Alcindor moderates panel on 2020 voting and goals for reform

    Dec 15, 2020 04:04 PM EDT

    Following the official certification of Joe Biden's victory by the Electoral College, the Bipartisan Policy Center hosted a panel discussion with state officials examining this year's voting experience and future goals for reform. PBS NewsHour White House Correspondent Yamiche Alcindor moderated the event. Watch the discussion in the ...

  • 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 02:39 PM 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 ...

  • Progressives, moderate Dems close to agreement on Biden's legislative agenda

    Progressives, moderate Dems close to agreement on Biden's legislative agenda

    Oct 19, 2021 10:55 PM EDT

    Yamiche Alcindor: That's right. President Biden is facing incredible pressure to get this infrastructure bill and this infrastructure deal through because he has not been able to get a deal through on voting rights or on policing reform. We have seen those parts of his agenda stalled in Congress ...

  • How federal emergency aid helped offset costs for students in historically Black schools

    How federal emergency aid helped offset costs for students in historically Black schools

    Oct 19, 2021 10:40 PM EDT

    ... of running for student body president. And I just want to give back to the students and make sure that I'm making an impact. Yamiche Alcindor: For the sophomore and so many other students, the focus is now on the future.For the "PBS NewsHour," I'm Yamiche Alcindor.

  • Kidnapping of American missionaries in Haiti a jab at the U.S., expert says

    Kidnapping of American missionaries in Haiti a jab at the U.S., expert says

    Oct 18, 2021 10:45 PM EDT

    ... political. This is: We want money. We want power. We want control. And we're going to attack Americans if that means getting more money. Yamiche Alcindor: A tough situation in Haiti.Thank you so much, Garry Pierre-Pierre, for joining us. Garry Pierre-Pierre: My pleasure, Yamiche. Thank you.

  • How Biden plans to combat 'longstanding weaknesses' in American supply chain

    How Biden plans to combat 'longstanding weaknesses' in American supply chain

    Oct 13, 2021 10:55 PM EDT

    ... everyone is trying to maximize at this point in time. But it's like taking 10 lanes of freeway traffic and squeezing them into five. Yamiche Alcindor: Major retailers like Walmart and Target, as well as shipping companies like UPS and FedEx, are also expanding their hours to help move ...

  • Trump renews claims of 'rigged' election in Iowa as he endorses 2022 Republican candidates

    Trump renews claims of 'rigged' election in Iowa as he endorses 2022 Republican candidates

    Oct 11, 2021 10:45 PM EDT

    Yamiche Alcindor: And Chuck Grassley, the longest-serving Republican in the Senate. Last month, he announced that he's seeking an eighth term in office. Earlier this year, when the Senate put former President Trump on trial for inciting the January 6 Capitol attack, Grassley voted to acquit him. But ...

  • Deportation to turmoiled Haiti an act of 'violence' against migrants, advocate says

    Deportation to turmoiled Haiti an act of 'violence' against migrants, advocate says

    Oct 07, 2021 10:30 PM EDT

    ... need of protection are being deported to Haiti right now. It is, as Ambassador Foote mentioned, unacceptable, inhumane and a complete disregard for Haitian lives. Yamiche Alcindor: And you just called deportations violence against Haitian migrants. I wonder, what do you want to see changed as it relates to the ...

  • Why Biden pitched infrastructure bill in Michigan amid congressional stalemate

    Why Biden pitched infrastructure bill in Michigan amid congressional stalemate

    Oct 05, 2021 10:45 PM EDT

    ... capital and infrastructure needs here. So I'm focused on the physical infrastructure, and I'm hoping Congress can move on the physical infrastructure aspect. Yamiche Alcindor: And, Congresswoman, there are folks who would look at the way you're talking about infrastructure and say, yes, that's one way ...

  • Biden accuses GOP of playing 'Russian roulette' with economy in debt ceiling standoff

    Biden accuses GOP of playing 'Russian roulette' with economy in debt ceiling standoff

    Oct 04, 2021 10:55 PM EDT

    ... to get all of this done by the end of October. So we will have to see where this ends. But they're already eying the end of the month as trying to get this done. Judy Woodruff: All right, Yamiche Alcindor following these two major stories. Thank you, Yamiche.