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America By The Numbers with Maria Hinojosa Election Coverage Special ‘The New Deciders’ to Air on PBS Stations September 6, 2016

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America By The Numbers with Maria Hinojosa (ABTN) will examine voters whose power and influence are growing in a 2016 election special titled “The New Deciders.”

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PBS NewsHour to Broadcast Exclusive Interview and Town Hall with President Obama on Wednesday, June 1

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PBS NewsHour co-anchor and managing editor Gwen Ifill will sit down for an exclusive interview with President Barack Obama on Wednesday, June 1 in Elkhart, Indiana. It will follow with a town hall, produced by PBS NewsHour, during which local residents will ask questions of the President.

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PBS LearningMedia Launches ELECTION CENTRAL, an Online Destination Providing Educators With Curated Content to Teach Students About the Political Process

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As part of the overarching PBS Election 2016 initiative, PBS announced today additional details about ELECTION CENTRAL, an online destination of election-related resources and content with age-appropriate, thoughtfully curated information to teach K-12 students about the political process.

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PBS Summer 2016 Programming Features Comprehensive Election Coverage, New and Returning Drama Series, and Olympic-Themed Specials

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Other Highlights Include Fresh Sunday Night Lineup, And New Science Series With Stephen Hawking

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PBS Programs Receive 5 Peabody Awards

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On April 19, 21 and 26 the University of Georgia’s Grady College of Journalism and Mass Communication announced winners for the 75th Annual Peabody Awards for the best in electronic media for 2015. PBS programs received 5 awards.

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PBS Programs Receive 12 Peabody Award Nominations

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On April 12, 2016, finalists for the 75th Annual Peabody Awards, honoring the best in electronic media for 2015, were announced. Out of the sixty total finalists selected by the awards’ board of jurors, PBS programs account for twelve nominations.

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Got Issues? Want to Share? New Series Point Taken on PBS Creates Forum to Debate National Topics with Audience Input

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Americans now can be a part of the national conversation with the launch of Point Taken, PBS’ new, late-night, multi-platform series. Hosted by Carlos Watson, an Emmy® Award-winning journalist and co-founder/CEO of OZY Media, the weekly debate series will champion spirited and civil conversation.

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National Survey Confirms that PBS and Member Stations Are America’s Most Trusted Institution and an “Excellent” Use of Tax Dollars for 13th Consecutive Year

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A nationwide study recently confirmed that PBS and its member stations are rated #1 in public trust among nationally known institutions, and are called an “excellent” use of tax dollars by the American public for the 13th year in a row.

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PBS NewsHour Democratic Primary Debate Reaches a Combined Television Audience of 8.03 Million Viewers

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PBS NewsHour’s Democratic Primary Debate moderated by Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff reached a gross average audience of 8.03 million viewers on PBS and simulcast on CNN.

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Media Restrictions for PBS NewsHour Democratic Primary Debate

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News organizations wishing to excerpt the debate may contact VYVX to book a pgad with confirmation #4274805 between 9:00 – 11:00pm ET, on Thursday, February 11, 2016.

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PBS Announces “16 FOR ’16” (w.t.)

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PBS announces the production of 16 FOR ’16 (w.t.), a multi-part documentary that spotlights unforgettable presidential and vice-presidential candidates whose dramatic campaigns may or may not have been successful, but earned a place in the history books nonetheless.

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“PBS Election 2016” Offers Comprehensive Look at Candidates and Issues; Acclaimed News, Public Affairs, Documentaries and Digital Coverage Enhanced by Cross-Platform Partnership with NPR

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PBS announced at the Television Critics Association Press Tour today its plans for PBS Election 2016, a comprehensive schedule of news, public affairs, documentary and corresponding digital programming.

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PBS Announces Plans to Broadcast 2007 Presidential Forums Tavis Smiley to Moderate Conversations Between Journalists and Announced Candidates

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PBS announced today it will broadcast two live presidential forums in primetime with Tavis Smiley, host of TAVIS SMILEY, PBS' late-night talk show, serving as moderator.

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The Newshour And PBS Will Provide Gavel-To-Gavel Coverage Of The Democratic And Republican National Convention

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PBS' THE NEWSHOUR WITH JIM LEHRER will present the nation's only complete, live, gavel-to-gavel broadcast coverage of the Democratic and Republican national conventions this summer.

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Pat Mitchell Remarks to WinConference 2001 in Interlaken, Switzerland

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A conference sponsored by one of the worldâs leading financial groups may seem like an unusual forum for the President and CEO of the only noncommercial, not-for-profit television service in the United States. But we share more in common than you might think around the theme of this year's conference, Change and Challenge.

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