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    Impeachment Trial

    Senators talked to reporters about the impeachment trial of President Clinton. They discussed the possibility of having witnesses and how that would affect the trial. After their…

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    Impeachment Trial

    Senators made brief remarks to reporters about their perceptions after the second day of defense presentations in the impeachment trial of President Clinton.

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    C-SPAN Election Coverage

    C-SPAN covered the 1996 election results through interviews with journalists and political analysts, local news broadcasts from around the nation and viewer telephone calls. Several…

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    Democratic National Convention Day 1 Afternoon

    Candidates, officials and others spoke to delegates about the Democratic agenda. They also approved reports from several committees and approved the party platform.

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    Rally Against Impeachment

    Scholars, journalists, and celebrities gathered to oppose the impeachment of President Clinton. They argued that the public had been ignored by politicians seeking to further their own…

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    Resolution to Condemn Bob Jones University

    Democratic leaders told reporters they intended to introduce a resolution condemning the policies and views of Bob Jones University. They said there was no place for racism,…

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    Organ Donation Allocation

    Members of a joint congressional committee heard testimony from administration officials, health care experts and others regarding the allocation of organ donations. Senator Frist, who…

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    Impeachment Trial

    The senators answered reporters' questions about the impeachment trial. Senator Harkin talked about the objection he made about the senators not being called jurors since they are…

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    Washington Journal: Tuesday

    Current news events and political issues were examined through reviews of the morning newspapers; interviews with journalists, newsmakers and legislators; and viewer telephone calls, faxes…

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    Presidential Acquittal

    Senators talked to reporters about there votes on articles of impeachment brought against president Clinton for perjury and obstruction of justice. After their comments they answered…

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    Democratic Unity Dinner

    President Clinton and others addressed a gathering of major Democratic contributors.

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    Late-Term Abortion Legislation

    Senator Durbin announced a proposal to ban all late term abortions except for rare cases when the mother’s life is in danger. All the senators present supported this…

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    Alternative Tax Cut Proposal

    Senators talked to reporters about a bipartisan alternative budget proposal in response to the Republican plan. They stressed that their plan provides tax relief for the middle class…

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    2000 Presidential and Senate Elections

    Senator Torricelli discussed the Bob Jones University scandal, his role on the committee to
    elect Democratic senators, and recent Chinese threats towards Taiwan. He responded to

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    Democratic Unity Dinner

    President Clinton and others spoke about the upcoming election and the Democratic issues facing candidates. They focused on the economy, social security, the crime rate, and the…

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    Balanced Budget Amendment

    Following the defeat of his amendment, Senator Torricelli announced his opposition to the Republican Balanced Budget Amendment. He stated that he could not support it because it did…

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    Congressional Briefing

    Congressional leaders talked about legislative issues, including Social Security, the national debt, the federal budget surplus and tax reform. Mr. Grasso acted as moderator.

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    Book Discussion on In Our Own Words

    Senator Torricelli talked about his book, In Our Own Words: Extraordinary Speeches of the American Century, published by Kodansha International. He focused on the collection of…

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    Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee

    Senate Democratic Leader Daschle announced that Senator Kerrey will chair the Senate Democratic Senatorial Committee, as he did in the last campaign, and Senator Torricelli will be the vice…

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    Democratic Legislative Agenda

    Democratic leaders talked to reporters about Democratic victories in several mayoral elections, their legislative agenda and prospects for the 2000 elections. After their comments they…

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