Robert MacNeil

Robert MacNeil

Robert Breckenridge Ware MacNeil, OC , also known as Robin MacNeil, is a Canadian-American novelist, and retired television news anchor and journalist who partnered with Jim Lehrer to create 'The MacNeil/Lehrer Report' in 1975. Wikipedia*

On the C-SPAN Networks:
Robert MacNeil has 17 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1989 Call-In. The year with the most videos was 1995 with three videos. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2010 with an average of 1,647 views per program. Most appearances with Jim Lehrer (5), Tom Brokaw (2). Most common tags: Television Journalism, Media, News Coverage.

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Anchor, PBS NewsHour, PBS c. January 1, 1983 - c. October 20, 1995 Videos: 17

Recent Appearances

  • News and Documentary Emmy Awards

    News and Documentary Emmy Awards

    The 31st annual News and Documentary Emmy Award Ceremony was held at Rose Hall" Jazz at Lincoln Center, in New York City. The National…

  • Citizen Journalists

    Citizen Journalists

    Panelists discussed the ways new technologies such as cell phones, digital cameras, and camcorders are allowing ordinary citizens to…

  • <em>Do You Speak American?</em>

    Do You Speak American?

    Robert MacNeil, former co-anchor of the MacNeil Lehrer Newshour, was interviewed about the book he co-wrote with William…

  • National Book Festival Opening Ceremony

    National Book Festival Opening Ceremony

    The opening ceremony of the fifth annual National Book Festival was held in the East Room of the White House. First lady Laura…

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