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PBS NEWSHOUR Election Night Coverage 2016

PBS NEWSHOUR co-anchors and managing editors Judy Woodruff and Gwen Ifill.
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PBS NEWSHOUR co-anchors and managing editors Judy Woodruff and Gwen Ifill.

Airs Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016 at 5 p.m. on KPBS TV

Watch live coverage of election results, co-anchored by managing editors Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff.

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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.

KPBS News Live Election Special Report

Then tune into KPBS News' special live election coverage at 11 p.m. (simulcast on 89.5 FM). Visit for the latest election news and results.

PBS NEWSHOUR managing editors Gwen Ifill and Judy Woodruff co-anchor live coverage of election results.

NEWSHOUR correspondents John Yang will report on location from the Clinton campaign headquarters in New York and Jeffrey Brown from the Trump campaign headquarters in New York, and senior correspondent and PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND anchor Hari Sreenivasan will report in studio in Washington, D.C.


NEWSHOUR’s panel of studio guests includes New York Times columnist New York Times columnist David Brooks; syndicated columnist Mark Shields; Cook Political Report’s Amy Walter; Emory University’s Director of the James Weldon Johnson Institute for the Study of Race and Difference Andra Gillespie; Mitt Romney’s 2012 campaign chief strategist Stuart Stevens; and 2008 and 2012 Obama campaign pollster Cornell Belcher.

NEWSHOUR correspondent Lisa Desjardins will report on down ballot initiatives with Nathan Gonzalez, editor and publisher of The Rothenberg & Gonzales Political Report, with additional reporting from presidential historian Michael Beschloss, PBS NEWSHOUR WEEKEND special correspondent Jeff Greenfield from WNET; and correspondent William Brangham and digital politics editor Daniel Bush from the newsroom.

The live coverage on television will begin at 5 p.m. and continue throughout the evening until 11 p.m. In addition to broadcast on PBS stations nationwide, NEWSHOUR’s special will stream on Facebook, Youtube, and Ustream.


Coverage extends online and on social beginning at 8 a.m. on Election Day.

You can follow @thenewshour on Twitter and PBS NEWSHOUR is on Tumblr.


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Logo for PBS' 2016 Election Coverage