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    President Obama on Power Plant Emissions

    President Obama announces a new rule limiting carbon emissions at power plants.

  • State Department Briefing

    Deputy Spokesman Mark Toner briefs reporters and responds to questions during the daily briefing at the State Department.

  • White House Briefing with Josh Earnest

    White House Spokesman Josh Earnest briefs reporters on a variety of topics, including military efforts against the Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL), the Iran nuclear deal, and Vice President Joe Biden’s possible candidacy in the 2016 presidential…

  • President Obama at the Mandela Fellows Town Hall

    President Obama delivers remarks to a class of 500 Mandela Washington Fellows at the Young African Leaders Initiative Presidential Summit. He also takes questions from the students.

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    2016 Republican Candidates "Voters First Forum"

    Jack Heath of WGIR-AM Radio in Manchester, New Hampshire, moderates a “Voters First Forum” with the 2016 Republican presidential candidates. All have been invited to this event sponsored by media outlets in New Hampshire, Iowa, and…

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  • Hearing on the Federal Prison System

    Justice Department officials and advocates, including Piper Kerman, author of Orange is the New Black: My Year in a Women’s Prison, testify before the Senate Homeland Security Committee on the effectiveness of the federal prison system.

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  • After Words with Charles Murray

    Charles Murray argues that it is now possible to roll back the power of the federal government by relying on technology rather than the Constitution. He is interviewed by Jared Bernstein, former economic adviser to Vice President Joe Biden.

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  • Reel America: The Moment in Time (2000)

    A documentary detailing the project to create a nuclear bomb during World War II, which includes interviews and oral histories with many of the key Manhattan Project scientists who helped build the bomb.

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  • Q&A with Kevyn Orr

    Kevyn Orr, who served as emergency manager for the City of Detroit from 2013 to 2014, discusses overseeing the largest municipal bankruptcy in U.S. history. Detroit faced a long-term debt of $18 billion when he took over the post.

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