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President Joe Biden is out with new plans and new appeals to control the spread of COVID-19. He spelled them out Tuesday as the new omicron variant sweeps largely unchecked across the country. White House correspondent Yamiche Alcindor reports.
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Season 2021 Episodes

December 31, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

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December 28, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

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December 25, 2021 - PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

S2021 E359 Length 26:35 Premiere Date 12/25/21

December 23, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

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December 21, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

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December 20, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

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December 17, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

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December 16, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

S2021 E350 Length 56:45 Premiere Date 12/16/21

December 15, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

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December 14, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

S2021 E348 Length 56:43 Premiere Date 12/14/21

December 12, 2021 - PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

S2021 E346 Length 26:36 Premiere Date 12/12/21

December 11, 2021 - PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

S2021 E345 Length 26:35 Premiere Date 12/11/21

November 29, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

S2021 E333 Length 56:46 Premiere Date 11/29/21

November 26, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

S2021 E330 Length 57:46 Premiere Date 11/26/21

November 23, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

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November 18, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

S2021 E322 Length 57:46 Premiere Date 11/18/21

November 15, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

S2021 E319 Length 57:46 Premiere Date 11/15/21

November 12, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

S2021 E316 Length 56:46 Premiere Date 11/12/21

November 10, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

S2021 E314 Length 56:46 Premiere Date 11/10/21

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October 19, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

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September 29, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

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September 24, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

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September 13, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

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September 9, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

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September 6, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

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August 31, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

S2021 E243 Length 56:45 Premiere Date 8/31/21

August 26, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

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S2021 E229 Length 57:46 Premiere Date 8/17/21

August 11, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

S2021 E223 Length 57:46 Premiere Date 8/11/21

August 9, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

S2021 E221 Length 56:45 Premiere Date 8/9/21

August 6, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

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August 3, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

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July 3, 2021 - PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

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May 29, 2021 - PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

S2021 E149 Length 26:35 Premiere Date 5/29/21

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S2021 E108 Length 26:35 Premiere Date 4/18/21

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S2021 E59 Length 23:59 Premiere Date 2/28/21

February 15, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

S2021 E46 Length 57:46 Premiere Date 2/15/21

February 11, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

S2021 E42 Length 56:45 Premiere Date 2/11/21

February 10, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

S2021 E41 Length 57:46 Premiere Date 2/10/21

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S2021 E35 Length 56:44 Premiere Date 2/4/21

February 3, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

S2021 E34 Length 56:45 Premiere Date 2/3/21

January 30, 2021 - PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

S2021 E30 Length 26:35 Premiere Date 1/30/21

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S2021 E27 Length 57:46 Premiere Date 1/27/21

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S2021 E26 Length 56:45 Premiere Date 1/26/21

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S2021 E21 Length 57:46 Premiere Date 1/21/21

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January 17, 2021 - PBS NewsHour Weekend full episode

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January 14, 2021 - PBS NewsHour full episode

S2021 E14 Length 56:45 Premiere Date 1/14/21

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The January 6th Hearings - Day 6

Length 2:00:05 Premiere Date 6/28/22

The January 6th Hearings - Day 5

Length 2:30:11 Premiere Date 6/24/22

The End of Roe: A PBS NewsHour Special Report

Length 29:59 Premiere Date 6/24/22

The January 6th Hearings - Day 4

Length 2:56:55 Premiere Date 6/21/22

The January 6th Hearings - Day 3

Length 2:54:41 Premiere Date 6/16/22

The January 6th Hearings - Day 2

Length 2:16:26 Premiere Date 6/14/22

The January 6th Hearings - Day 1

Length 2:01:50 Premiere Date 6/9/22

Beyond the Canvas | Season 3 | Episode 3

Length 26:05 Premiere Date 5/31/22

Beyond the Canvas | Season 3 | Episode 2

Length 26:05 Premiere Date 5/18/22

Beyond the Canvas | Season 3 | Episode 1

Length 26:05 Premiere Date 5/9/22

Searching for Justice: Life after Lockup

Length 56:07 Premiere Date 4/12/22

Raising the Future, The Child Care Crisis

Length 56:20 Premiere Date 9/15/21

Beyond the Canvas | Season 2 | Episode 5

Length 26:05 Premiere Date 7/8/21

Beyond the Canvas | Season 2 | Episode 4

Length 26:05 Premiere Date 6/22/21

Tulsa Revisited, A PBS NewsHour Weekend Special

Length 26:46 Premiere Date 5/31/21

Race Matters: America After George Floyd

Length 56:39 Premiere Date 5/25/21

Beyond the Canvas | Season 2 | Episode 3

Length 26:05 Premiere Date 4/16/21

Prince Philip: A Royal Life

Length 56:54 Premiere Date 4/12/21

Critical Care: America vs the World

Length 56:05 Premiere Date 4/1/21

Beyond the Canvas | Season 2 | Episode 2

Length 26:04 Premiere Date 3/31/21

Beyond the Canvas | Season 2 | Episode 1

Length 26:04 Premiere Date 3/23/21

Witness to the Siege - A PBS NewsHour Special

Length 26:46 Premiere Date 1/12/21

Invisible Scars | Part 3

Length 10:21 Premiere Date 12/16/20

Invisible Scars | Part 2

Length 10:01 Premiere Date 12/15/20

Invisible Scars | Part 1

Length 10:11 Premiere Date 12/14/20

WATCH: Biden speaks after Electoral College vote

Length 26:49 Premiere Date 12/14/20

Searching For Justice | Part 3

Length 07:55 Premiere Date 12/10/20

Searching For Justice | Part 4

Length 05:35 Premiere Date 12/10/20

Searching For Justice | Part 2

Length 07:12 Premiere Date 12/8/20

Searching For Justice | Part 1

Length 09:37 Premiere Date 12/7/20

PBS NewsHour 2020 Election Update Special

Length 1:30:00 Premiere Date 11/7/20

2020 Final Presidential Debate

Length 1:56:46 Premiere Date 10/22/20

Watch: 2020 Vice Presidential Debate

Length 1:56:46 Premiere Date 10/7/20

2020 Presidential Debate - Night 1

Length 1:56:46 Premiere Date 9/29/20

Republican National Convention - Day 4

Length 3:56:46 Premiere Date 8/27/20

Republican National Convention - Day 3

Length 3:26:46 Premiere Date 8/26/20

Republican National Convention - Day 2

Length 3:26:46 Premiere Date 8/25/20

Republican National Convention - Day 1

Length 3:14:37 Premiere Date 8/24/20

Democratic National Convention - Day 4

Length 3:26:46 Premiere Date 8/20/20

Democratic National Convention - Day 3

Length 3:26:00 Premiere Date 8/19/20

Democratic National Convention - Day 2

Length 3:14:00 Premiere Date 8/18/20

Democratic National Convention - Day 1

Length 3:14:36 Premiere Date 8/17/20

Beyond The Canvas: Episode 4

Length 26:04 Premiere Date 8/14/20

Beyond The Canvas: Episode 3

Length 26:04 Premiere Date 8/7/20

Beyond The Canvas: Episode 2

Length 26:04 Premiere Date 7/31/20

Beyond The Canvas: Episode 1

Length 26:04 Premiere Date 7/24/20

PBS NewsHour Presents China: Power and Prosperity

Length 56:08 Premiere Date 7/8/20

Race Matters: America in Crisis

Length 56:45 Premiere Date 6/6/20

Confronting Coronavirus — A PBS NewsHour Special

Length 56:46 Premiere Date 3/19/20

PBS NewsHour March 10th Primary Special Coverage

Length 26:44 Premiere Date 3/11/20

PBS NewsHour Super Tuesday Coverage

Length 26:44 Premiere Date 3/3/20

Live: PBS NewsHour Super Tuesday Coverage

Length 5:30:00 Premiere Date 3/3/20

PBS NewsHour New Hampshire Primary Special

Length 26:45 Premiere Date 2/11/20

Impeachment trial of Donald Trump - Day 12

Length 1:26:46 Premiere Date 2/5/20

2020 State of the Union Special

Length 1:56:46 Premiere Date 2/4/20

The Trump Impeachment Trial - Day 11

Length 4:26:46 Premiere Date 2/3/20

PBS NewsHour Iowa Caucus Special

Length 26:45 Premiere Date 2/3/20

The Trump Impeachment Trial - Day 10

Length 6:59:46 Premiere Date 1/31/20

The Trump Impeachment Trial - Day 9

Length 9:56:46 Premiere Date 1/30/20

The Trump Impeachment Trial - Day 8

Length 10:06:00 Premiere Date 1/29/20

The Trump Impeachment Trial - Day 7

Length 2:26:56 Premiere Date 1/28/20

The Trump Impeachment Trial - Day 6

Length 8:26:46 Premiere Date 1/27/20

The Trump Impeachment Trial - Day 5

Length 2:26:56 Premiere Date 1/25/20

The Trump Impeachment Trial - Day 4

Length 8:26:40 Premiere Date 1/24/20

The Trump Impeachment Trial - Day 3

Length 9:56:02 Premiere Date 1/23/20

The Trump Impeachment Trial - Day 2

Length 8:56:40 Premiere Date 1/22/20

The Trump Impeachment Trial - Day 1

Length 13:21:10 Premiere Date 1/21/20

PBS NewsHour/POLITICO Democratic Debate

Length 2:56:46 Premiere Date 12/19/19

House votes on the articles of impeachment against Trump

Length 11:53:27 Premiere Date 12/18/19

The Plastic Problem

Length 54:08 Premiere Date 11/27/19

The Trump Impeachment Hearings - Day 5

Length 7:26:33 Premiere Date 11/21/19

The Trump Impeachment Hearings - Day 4

Length 11:04:15 Premiere Date 11/20/19

The Trump Impeachment Hearings - Day 3

Length 11:40:00 Premiere Date 11/19/19

The Trump Impeachment Hearings - Day 2

Length 6:33:19 Premiere Date 11/15/19

The Trump Impeachment Hearings - Day 1

Length 6:00:00 Premiere Date 11/13/19

Watch the full first presidential debate

Length 1:56:43 Premiere Date 9/27/16

PBS NewsHour/NPR DNC Special - Day 3

Length 3:55:57 Premiere Date 7/27/16

PBS NewsHour/NPR DNC Special - Day 2

Length 3:29:40 Premiere Date 7/26/16

PBS NewsHour/NPR - DNC Special - Day 1

Length 3:33:06 Premiere Date 7/25/16

PBS NewsHour/NPR RNC Special – Day 4

Length 3:58:53 Premiere Date 7/21/16

PBS NewsHour/NPR RNC Special - Day 1

Length 3:18:41 Premiere Date 7/20/16

PBS NewsHour/NPR RNC Special - Day 3

Length 3:25:34 Premiere Date 7/20/16

PBS NewsHour/NPR RNC Special - Day 3

Length 3:25:34 Premiere Date 7/20/16

PBS NewsHour/NPR RNC Special - Day 2

Length 2:59:39 Premiere Date 7/19/16

PBS NewsHour 2013 State of the Union Special Report

Length 1:55:09 Premiere Date 2/12/13

Watch the Full 2012 Vice Presidential Debate

Length 1:32:13 Premiere Date 10/11/12

Democratic National Convention: September 6, 2012

Length 3:24:01 Premiere Date 9/7/12

Special Report: America Remembers 9/11

Length 1:26:23 Premiere Date 9/11/11

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