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    John F. Kennedy's Foreign Policy

    Iowa State University History Professor Charles Dobbs talked about President John F. Kennedy’s foreign policy. Topics included the failed Bay of Pigs invasion in Cuba, the…

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    History of Political Parties

    Iowa State University professor Steffen Schmidt talked about the history of political parties from their origins to the present, and presidential elections beginning with the 1800 contest…

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    Book Discussion on Genesis: The Scientific Quest for Life\'s Origins

    Professor Hazen talked about his book Genesis: The Scientific Quest for Life’s Origins, published by Joseph Henry Press. He described the latest scientific thinking on the origin…

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    Democratic Agenda

    As part of the National Affairs Series of lectures held in the Memorial Union Sun Room, former Senator Tom Daschle spoke about the Democratic agenda. He served as Senate Majority…

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    Iowa Caucus Workshop

    Participants talked to students about the Iowa Caucuses and the presidential nominating process. They also talked about the importance of youth participation in the…

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    Dole Campaign Speech

    Republican presidential candidate Senator Dole attended a town hall meeting in Story County, Iowa and spoke to supporters. He also took questions from the audience. Senator Dole…

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    Rural Issues Conference Panel 2

    President Clinton and the other participants focused on the role of agriculture in the overall economy and the possible ways to improve the status of farmers which should be included in the…

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    National Rural Conference Opening Session

    President Clinton spoke about the paradoxes in the U.S. economy that are particularly evident in rural areas. He emphasized that technology can be used to bring opportunity to rural…

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    Rural Issues Conference Panel 1

    President Clinton and the other participants discussed how federal acgicultural policy can assist working families and local families in rural areas.

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    Rural Issues Conference Panel 3

    President Clinton and others discussed rural development issues, including credit availability, education and training, and handling natural disasters.

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