PBS’s Jim Lehrer Steps Down from NewsHour

The end of an era has come to PBS as PBS NewsHour anchor Jim Lehrer announced that he will be stepping down effective June 6th.  Gwen Ifill, Judy Woodruff, Jeffrey Brown, Ray Suarez, and Margaret Warner will continue to be rotating hosts after Lehrer’s departure.  Lehrer has occupied the anchor’s chair for 36 years alongside Robert MacNeil for the first 20 years.

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