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PBS NewsHour full episode, Dec. 21, 2021


Tuesday on the NewsHour, President Joe Biden announces plans to ship free COVID tests to millions of Americans, and tells military medical personnel to help hospitals expecting a case surge. Meanwhile, Democrats face an uncertain future as their legislative priorities languish in a gridlocked Congress. And, one of the country’s leading Black theater companies gives voice to racial equity issues.

WATCH TODAY’S SEGMENTS:
Biden vows to ramp up testing, boost other health systems

Dr. Walensky on omicron variant, testing, vaccines and more

News Wrap: U.S. population growth hits lowest recorded rate

The consensus, flashpoints in Biden social spending bill

Virus resurgence in Europe triggers new restrictions

Disabled travelers to airlines: Handle wheelchairs with care

Sen. Duckworth on improving travel for disabled travelers

How this Black theater group is using art to ‘awaken’ people

A Brief But Spectacular take on using food to create hope

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