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Watch VideoGWEN IFILL: We now return to the struggle for understanding in Charleston, as the city mourns nine people killed in a historic black church last night. For more on today’s developments, we turn to South Carolina Representative Jim...
Republicans in Congress are attempting to block signature environmental plans from the Obama Administration. Photo by Kevin Lamarque/Reuters WASHINGTON — Republicans controlling a powerful Senate committee moved Thursday to block Obama...
Working overtime doesn’t always equate to overtime pay. Photo by Getty Images Editor’s Note: In his 2015 State of the Union, President Obama briefly addressed overtime pay, noting, “We still need to make sure employees get the overtime they...
The Supreme Court issued two decisions on Thursday that targeted different issues of free speech. Photo by Joshua Roberts /Reuters WASHINGTON — In dueling decisions Thursday about free speech, the Supreme Court upheld Texas’ refusal to issue...
This April, Gwen Ifill received a letter that began: “Dear Ms. Ifill, I hope you remember me, but if you do not, my name is Sophie Sabin.” That letter became a catalyst to an inspirational moment for hundreds of middle school students in Newark,...