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    Southern States and the Low-Wage Economy

    Harold Meyerson talked about his American Prospect article, “Boosting Low Pay.” In the piece he details U.S. workers' wages and how factory worker pay had decreased as…

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    Puerto Rican Debt

    Resident Commissioner Pedro Pierluisi (D-PR) talked about Puerto Rico’s efforts to resolve its $72 billion debt. He discussed his recent op-ed, in which he argues debt problems…

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    Iran Nuclear Agreement

    Representative Ted Yoho (R-FL) talked about congressional review of the Iran nuclear agreement. Congress had 60 days in which to consider the deal.

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    Gun Background Checks

    Kevin Cirilli reported by telephone to discuss congressional efforts to reform federal background checks for people purchasing firearms in light of recent mass shootings.

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer responses to the question: “Should background checks for firearms purchases be enhanced?” The Hill's Kevin Cirilli was interviewed by phone…

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer calls on news of the day.

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    Meghan McCarthy on the Affordable Care Act

    Meghan McCarthy talked about legislative and legal challenges to the Affordable Care Act following the Supreme Court’s decision in King v Burwell. She also discussed efforts to expand…

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    Ray LaHood on the Highway Trust Fund

    Former Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood talked about the role of the Highway Trust Fund and efforts to fund it before it runs out of money at the end of the month. He also discussed…

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer responses to the question: “What are the transportation infrastructure needs in your community?”

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    Heroin Use in the U.S.

    Debra Houry talked about a Centers for Disease Control report on heroin use in the U.S. and what the federal government, states, and health care providers can do to address the issue.

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    News Review with Representative Brad Sherman

    Representative Brad Sherman (D-CA) talked about how Congress should proceed on the Iran nuclear agreement, the fight against ISIS/ISIL (Islamic State) militants, and efforts to change the…

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    News Review with Representative Carlos Curbelo

    Representative Carlos Curbelo (R-FL) talked about various issues before Congress, included highway and transit funding legislation, and U.S.-Cuba relations following the reopening of the…

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for veterans only to respond to the question: “What has been your experience with the VA medical system?”

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    Improving Congress

    John Fortier talked about a Bipartisan Policy Center report on ways to improve congressional effectiveness. He discussed the number of days members of Congress actually spend in…

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    Representative Tom Rice on Transportation Funding

    Representative Tom Rice (R-SC) talked about the Senate debate on a six-year highway funding bill and the House passage of a five-month Highway Trust Fund patch.

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    Representative Beto O'Rourke on Veterans and Military Issues

    Representative Beto O’Rourke (D-TX) talked about veteran and military issues. Topics included wait times and health care at VA facilities, and President Obama’s speech at…

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on 2016 Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump.

    501 views
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    Newsmakers with Secretary Thomas Perez

    Labor Secretary Thomas Perez talked about employment issues in the U.S. and how the economy effects them. Topics included overtime pay, minimum wage, and the growing number of people…

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    Representative Mark Takano on Education Policy

    Representative Mark Takano (D-CA), a member of the House Education and the Workforce Committee, talked about the rewrite of the No Child Left Behind law underway in Congress. He also…

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    Iran Nuclear Agreement

    Representative Chris Stewart (R-UT), a member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, talked about the Iran nuclear deal reached July 14 in Vienna between the P5+1* group…

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