air date: Feb 15, 2018
In this episode of Overheard with Evan Smith, journalist Yamiche Alcindor talks about covering the 2016 election, working for The New York Times and her newest gig at PBS NewsHour.
Yamiche Alcindor is the White House correspondent for the PBS NewsHour and a contributor for NBC and MSNBC. Before joining NewsHour, she worked as a national political reporter for The New York Times where she covered Congress and wrote about the impact of President Donald Trump’s policies on working class people and people of color. She earned a master’s degree in broadcast news and documentary filmmaking from New York University and a bachelor’s in English, government and African American studies from Georgetown University.