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2016 Campaign Connection

Your roundup of the 2016 Presidential Campaign from PBS, NPR and across public media. Connecting you to in-depth reporting and analysis on the candidates and the issues this election year.


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PBS NewsHour

What do latest Trump administration picks say?

Aired: 2016-12-07 22:00:00 8:02 Rating: NR

Donald Trump has now named numerous billionaires as leaders in his administration.

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Mayor Emanuel Meets with President-Elect Trump
Chicago Tonight

Mayor Emanuel Meets with President-Elect Trump

Mayor Rahm Emanuel urges Donald Trump to not deport thousands of undocumented immigrants.

Time's Dig at Donald
MetroFocus

Time's Dig at Donald

Time names Trump Person of the Year, and the "President of the Divided States of America"

Christie Approval Rating Historically Low in Latest Polls
NJTV News

Christie Approval Rating Historically Low in Latest Polls

In the latest FDU poll, 18 percent approve of Gov. Chris Christie's job performance.

ENDING BIPARTISAN BICKERING
MetroFocus

ENDING BIPARTISAN BICKERING

Connecticut Congressman Jim Himes discusses bipartisanship in Washington.

NY HATE CRIMES SOAR
MetroFocus

NY HATE CRIMES SOAR

The NYC Human Rights Commissioner speaks to us about the rise in hate crimes.

Students Call for President to Name Rutgers Sanctuary Campus
NJTV News

Students Call for President to Name Rutgers Sanctuary Campus

Chanting students staged a sit-in at the Rutgers Board of Governors meeting.

Happy Birthday Democracy Now!
MetroFocus

Happy Birthday Democracy Now!

Amy Goodman celebrates 20 years of award-winning journalism.

George Mitchell: Advice for Trump
MetroFocus

George Mitchell: Advice for Trump

George Mitchell shares his advice for the Trump administration abroad.

Trump’s Business Entanglements Create Ethics Concerns
Chicago Tonight

Trump’s Business Entanglements Create Ethics Concerns

How Donald Trump’s global business empire could create potential conflicts of interest.

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New York NOW | Podcasts

Boreas Ponds Debate Continues

In May 2016 the state announced the completion of the largest land acquisition in more than 100 years, The Boreas...

MSNBC's Steve Kornacki analyzes the 2016 Presidential Race.
Investigative journalist Wayne Barrett reflects on his decades covering Donald Trump.
Clinton and Cruz visit upstate; discussion of newly-enacted state budget.
What does Trump's ascension in the presidential race mean for the State Republican party?
Revisit Hillary Clinton's first run for public office in 2000.