PBS NewsHour full episode, Dec 20, 2019


Friday on the NewsHour, seven leading 2020 Democrats face off at the year’s final debate. Plus: Immigrants temporarily held in for-profit prisons complain of abuse, what happens to U.S. asylum seekers forced to remain in Mexico while their cases are processed, Shields and Brooks on politics, a new film version of the classic “Little Women” and two songwriters rediscover their passion for music.

2020 Democrats go from civil to combative in 6th debate

News Wrap: House of Commons approves Johnson’s Brexit plan

Why ICE is relying on for-profit prisons to house immigrants

Asylum seekers waiting in Mexico face threat of violence

Shields and Brooks on impeachment fallout, Democratic debate

Greta Gerwig’s fresh take on the old favorite ‘Little Women’

Songwriting duo Louis York on rediscovering musical passion

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