PBS NewsHour

Thursday, May 31, 2012

05/31/2012 | 54m 38s

Tonight on the program, we analyze the end of John Edwards' trial after a jury found him not guilty on one count and the judge ruled a mistrial and the other six. Also: New York mayor Michael Bloomberg fighting to reduce sugary sodas to combat obesity, the debate over whether to forgive student loan burden, presidential campaign strength and numbers on Twitter, and examining "The Presidents Club".

Aired: 05/31/12

Expired: 06/30/12

Rating: NR

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