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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the media coverage of the police shooting of unarmed teenager Michael Brown, subsequent protests, and the grand jury decision not to indict…

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    Calorie Labeling Rules for Menus and Vending Machines

    U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Commissioner Margaret Hamburg and other FDA officials held a teleconference about two new calorie labeling rules for menus and vending machines that…

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on news of the day, including the Ferguson, Missouri, grand jury decision not to indict police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of…

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    Meals for Impoverished Children

    Chief Executive Officer Billy Shore talked about Share Our Strength’s initiative for federal and state-funded school meals for children growing up in poverty. br/ C-SPAN Radio’s…

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines are open for viewer comments on the Ferguson, Missouri grand jury decision not to indict police officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of unarmed teenager Michael…

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    Missouri Officials on Preparations for Grand Jury Decision

    Governor Jay Nixon (D-MO) and other officials called for tolerance and restraint as the Ferguson community awaited the grand jury’s decision on whether to indict Officer Darren…

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    Homelessness in the U.S.

    Jerry Jones talked about homelessness in the U.S. and local policies in some cities that prohibit public feeding of the homeless. br/ C-SPAN Radio’s Nancy Calo read news headlines at…

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    Book Discussion on Behind the Gates of Gomorrah

    Stephen Seager, a psychiatrist who spent a year working at the Napa State Hospital for the criminally insane, talked about his book, Behind the Gates of Gomorrah: A Year with the Criminally…

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    Dr. Anthony Fauci on Ebola

    Dr. Anthony Fauci spoke at a National Press Club luncheon. He gave an update on the U.S. response efforts to protecting Americans from the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, including…

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    Cancer Research

    Representative Fred Upton (R-MI) talked about clinical cancer research.

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    Takata Airbag Defects

    The Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee held a hearing on airbag defects of the Japanese supplier Takata, and the recall process of millions of vehicles equipped with…

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    Health Care Website Security

    Todd Park, the former chief technology officer in charge of healthcare.gov, testified before a House Science, Space, and Technology subcommittee about the website’s security…

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    West African Ebola Response

    Representatives from several organizations including Doctors Without Borders and International Medical Corps testified at a hearing on the international response to the West Africa Ebola…

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    U.S. Response to Ebola

    Dr. Tom Frieden and other federal health officials testified on the federal response to the Ebola epidemic in West Africa.

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    Ebola and Global Health Security

    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director Tom Frieden talked about the future of the fight against Ebola and other issues affecting overall global health…

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    Health Insurance Marketplaces

    Panelists talked about the opening of the second annual open enrollment period for health care plans at the Affordable Care Act’s healthcare.gov website. They focused on…

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    Book Discussion on Acid Test

    Tom Shroder talked about his book, Acid Test: LSD, Ecstasy, and the Power to Heal, in which he recounts the creation of psychedelic drugs, specifically LSD and Ecstasy (MDMA), and their use…

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    Newsmakers with Anne Filipic

    Anne Filipic talked about the Affordable Care Act as it began its second open enrollment period on November 15, 2014. Ms. Filipic, a former Obama administration official, is the…

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    Weekly Presidential Address

    President Obama delivered his weekly address. He reminded Americans that the second session of Affordable Care Act open enrollment began that day. He encouraged all Americans to…

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    Book Discussion on A View from the Interior

    Susan Riseling talked about her book, A View from the Interior: Policing the Protests at the Wisconsin State Capitol, in which she discusses the collective bargaining protests in Madison,…

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