PBS Convention Coverage - A NewsHour Special Report
The Republican Convention - Live From Minneapolis-Saint Paul
Aired Tuesday through Thursday, September 2-4 at 8:00 p.m. on CPTVÂ
PBSâ€™ convention coverage, anchored by Jim Lehrer of THE NEWSHOUR WITH JIM LEHRER, will include extended uninterrupted coverage of podium activities and speeches; reporting from the floor of the convention; newsmaker interviews; political analysis and historical perspective. NEWSHOUR senior correspondents Gwen Ifill, Ray Suarez, Judy Woodruff and Margaret Warner will join Lehrer. Political analysis will be provided byÂ New York TimesÂ columnist David Brooks and syndicated columnist Mark Shields. Presidential historians Michael Beschloss and Richard Norton Smith will add historical perspective; Andy Kohut, president of the Pew Research Center, will update viewers with the latest polling information.
Â For more Election "08 coverage visit CPTV and WNPR'sÂ Democracy Project.