Remembering PBS NewsHour's Jim Lehrer

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Jim Lehrer, journalist and co-founder of the PBS Newshour, passed away on Thursday at the age of 85. (NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/GettyImages)

PBS NewsHour co-founder Jim Lehrer, who championed delivering unbiased news to the nation for more than three decades, died on Thursday.  We look back at the career of the broadcaster, prolific author, and presidential debate moderator.

Guests:

Elizabeth Farnsworth, former chief correspondent and substitute anchor, PBS NewsHour

Robert MacNeil, former anchor, PBS NewsHour

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