PBS NewsHour

Tuesday, July 17, 2012

07/17/2012 | 55m 6s

Tonight on the program, we examine the aftermath of a task force's findings that states are plagued by fiscal problems and pension payments, amid other setbacks. Also: severe droughts in the U.S., Olympic security controversy, analyzing the potential swing states this November, Panama's people protesting copper mines, and PBS' History Detectives looks into the authenticity of a Bob Dylan guitar.

Aired: 07/17/12

Expired: 08/16/12

Rating: NR

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