PBS NewsHour full episode October 24, 2019

PBS NewsHour full episode October 24, 2019

JUDY WOODRUFF: Good evening.I’m Judy Woodruff.On the “NewsHour” tonight: heeding the call of the White House.More Republican lawmakers attack the impeachment process, but steer clear of declaring thepresident innocent of claims that he tied military aid to political gain.Then: prisoner of conscience.A conversation with Pastor Andrew Brunson, who was held captive in Turkey for two […]

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PBS NewsHour full episode October 23, 2019

PBS NewsHour full episode October 23, 2019

JUDY WOODRUFF: Good evening.I’m Judy Woodruff.On the “NewsHour” tonight: mounting evidence.A clearer picture emerges of President Trump withholding military aid to Ukraine for politicalfavors.Then: the social network under fire.Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg faces lawmakers’ ire over his defense of false political advertising.Plus: drawing a parallel.Actor and activist George Takei on his new graphic memoir about […]

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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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PBS NewsHour full episode October 22, 2019

PBS NewsHour full episode October 22, 2019

JUDY WOODRUFF: Good evening.I’m Judy Woodruff.On the “NewsHour” tonight: what’s being called a damning account.The top U.S. diplomat in Ukraine testifies behind closed doors that President Trump directlytied military aid to personal political help.Then: shifting alliances.Russia and Turkey announce a deal to take joint control of a vast swathe in NorthernSyria, following the withdrawal of […]

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News Wrap: Pelosi says House will vote on impeachment inquiry this week

News Wrap: Pelosi says House will vote on impeachment inquiry this week

In the day’s other news: The U.S. House of Representatives will vote this week to formalizethe impeachment inquiry and procedures for open hearings.That word came from Speaker Nancy Pelosi in a letter to fellow Democrats.Meanwhile, former national security official Charles Kupperman refused to testify untila federal judge says he has to.That sparked new partisan jousting.REP.ADAM […]

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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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House releases impeachment inquiry procedures amid new testimony

House releases impeachment inquiry procedures amid new testimony

JUDY WOODRUFF: For the first time, investigators in the House of Representatives have hearda direct account of the phone call that launched the impeachment inquiry.It came today from a veteran of 20 years in the U.S. military.White House correspondent Yamiche Alcindor begins our coverage.YAMICHE ALCINDOR: He arrived at the Capitol in uniform wearing his medals.Alexander […]

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PBS NewsHour full episode October 29, 2019

PBS NewsHour full episode October 29, 2019

JUDY WOODRUFF: Good evening.I’m Judy Woodruff.On the “NewsHour” tonight: speaking out.A decorated Army officer is the first White House staff member to tell Congress aboutthe alarming nature of President Trump’s push to withhold military aid from Ukraine forpersonal political gain.Then: Rethinking College — a how a school in one of Baltimore’s poorest neighborhoodsgraduates 95 percent […]

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Under pressure to defend Trump, GOP lawmakers decry House impeachment inquiry

Under pressure to defend Trump, GOP lawmakers decry House impeachment inquiry

JUDY WOODRUFF: Taking on the impeachment process, more Republican lawmakers are speaking upagainst how the impeachment inquiry in the House of Representatives is being conducted.This follows testimony from the top U.S. diplomat to Ukraine, who, on Tuesday, directly linkedPresident Trump to the withholding of U.S. military aid in return for political favors.Here to report on […]

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