PBS NewsHour

December 5, 2011

12/05/2011 | 54m 5s

Tonight on the Program, we talk to Postmaster General Patrick Donahoe about the upcoming cuts to the United States Postal Service. Also, we examine how Newt Gingrich has shot to the front of the GOP presidential contenders in recent polls, the troubles relief aid organizations are running into, the European debt crisis, a new way to tackle wind energy, as well as a trend in presidential pardons.

Aired: 12/05/11

Expired: 01/04/12

Rating: NR

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