In 2016, NPR News and PBS NewsHour will cover the political conventions together with one team of journalists, reaching audiences across radio, television and digital platforms.
NPR and PBS NewsHour will bring in-depth, on location coverage will feature key speeches of the day, interviews and political analysis in live, primetime simulcasts from each convention:
- Republican National Convention, July 18–21, 2016
- Democratic National Convention, July 25–28, 2016
NPR will also provide full coverage of Election Day on November 8, 2016 with special coverage and a live broadcast on election night.
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