2020 Democrats campaign in Nevada, as Obama warns them to stay ‘rooted in reality’

2020 Democrats campaign in Nevada, as Obama warns them to stay ‘rooted in reality’

AMNA NAWAZ: We turn now to the Democratic presidential race. Over the weekend, candidates still trying to break through in the crowded field headed West. SEN. AMY KLOBUCHAR (D-MN), Presidential Candidate: Hello, Nevada Democrats! AMNA NAWAZ: As impeachment news consumes Washington, a show of force by the 2020 Democratic candidates in Nevada. SEN. KAMALA HARRIS […]

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PBS NewsHour full episode October 25, 2019

PBS NewsHour full episode October 25, 2019

JUDY WOODRUFF: Good evening.I’m Judy Woodruff.On the “NewsHour” tonight: to the streets.A dual look at global unrest, as Chile and Lebanon erupt in days of massive protests.It’s Friday.Mark Shields and David Brooks are here to analyze the Trump administration’s criminalprobe into the origins of the Russia investigation and the latest moves in the impeachment inquiry.Plus: […]

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Shields and Brooks on Trump’s judicial picks, Bill Taylor’s testimony

Shields and Brooks on Trump’s judicial picks, Bill Taylor’s testimony

JUDY WOODRUFF: In this week alone, the top U.S. diplomat for Ukraine told Congress thatthe president withheld military aid for personal political gain; Republican Congress membersstormed a secure room at the Capitol, where many already had access, to dispute the impeachmentprocess, but not the substance; and we have learned that the Department of Justice isinvestigating […]

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Mark Shields and Ramesh Ponnuru on Trump, Ukraine and ‘quid pro quo’

Mark Shields and Ramesh Ponnuru on Trump, Ukraine and ‘quid pro quo’

JUDY WOODRUFF: And an update.Late today, the House of Representatives’ Oversight Committee formally notified theWhite House that it is issuing a subpoena for documents related to the impeachment investigation.Now to the political analysis of Shields and Ponnuru.That is syndicated columnist Mark Shields and Ramesh Ponnuru of “The National Review.”David Brooks is away.Hello to both of […]

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Michael Bennet on the situation in Syria, American health care and impeachment

Michael Bennet on the situation in Syria, American health care and impeachment

JUDY WOODRUFF: Senator Michael Bennet of Colorado is one of 18 Democrats vying for his party’spresidential nomination.Like other presidential hopefuls, he’s making his case to voters why his health care planis better than his opponents, even as issues like Syria and impeachment have taken centerstage in Washington.Senator Bennet joins us once more.Thank you very much […]

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PBS NewsHour full episode October 16, 2019

PBS NewsHour full episode October 16, 2019

AMNA NAWAZ: Good evening.I’m Amna Nawaz.Judy Woodruff is away.On the “NewsHour” tonight: withdrawal fallout.President Trump defends his decision to remove U.S. troops from Syria, as the violence thereescalates and the U.S. House votes overwhelmingly to condemn the move.Then: taking the stage.After a dozen Democrats square off in prime time, analysis of the debate and how […]

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2020 Democrats roll out new policy proposals on paid family leave, corporate interest

2020 Democrats roll out new policy proposals on paid family leave, corporate interest

AMNA NAWAZ: While the Trump administration navigates this impeachment inquiry, the Democraticcandidates hoping to replace President Trump in the Oval Office are still figuring outhow much attention to put on the incumbent.In a moment, William Brangham will have more analysis on the politics of impeachment.But, first, Lisa Desjardins is back now with a report from […]

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