PBS NewsHour

Thursday, December 29, 2011

12/29/2011 | 54m 35s

Tonight on the program, GOP hopefuls shift into campaign overdrive with just five days before the first in the nation nominating contest gets underway in Iowa. Also, we look at the state of the economy ahead of the 2012 election and we get a report on one program that aims to keep girls in school. Finally, we examine the state of helping Iraqis who helped American soldiers obtain visas in the U.S.

Aired: 12/29/11

Expired: 01/28/12

Rating: NR

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