• Yamiche Alcindor Named Moderator of PBS' ‘Washington Week'

    7 days ago - By Essence

    By Kevin L. Clark · May 4, 2021May 4, 2021 Yamiche Alcindor, the popular White House correspondent for PBS NewsHour, has been tapped as the new moderator of Washington Week, the PBS public affairs show. Alcindor, 34, a well-known Gwen Ifill disciple, will succeed Robert Costa after he departed the show in January. He had been moderating the show since 2017. Alcindor has served as guest moderator since then. When she learned she would become the next moderator of the PBS current-affairs show, she immediately felt the weight and emotion of the moment. “I basically instantly cried,” Ms...
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