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    Republican National Convention, Day 3

    On the third day of the Republican National Garden in Madison Square Garden, party leaders talked about the Republican domestic agenda and national defense issues. Senator Miller, who…

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    50th Anniversary of John F. Kennedy Inaugural Address

    Congressional leaders and Caroline Kennedy spoke at a ceremony marking the 50th anniversary of John F. Kennedy’s inaugural address in which he asked American’s to ask themselves…

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    Justin Dart, Jr. Memorial Service

    The disability rights advocate died June 22 at age 71. On the 12th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Mrs. Dart, family and friends hosted a celebration honoring…

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    Republican National Convention Day 1 Evening

    In the first evening session themed “opportunity with a purpose,” the states of Alabama through Iowa were asked to cast their nominating vote for a presidential…

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    Republican National Convention Day 1 Morning

    In the opening session of the convention various candidates and officials pledged to support Governor Bush’s campaign and urged the country to vote Republican in the…

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    Congressional Agenda for President Obama's Second Term

    Panelists previewed the congressional agenda and Congress' relationship with President Obama in light of the 2012 election results. Former Labor Secretary Elaine Chao questioned…

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    Future of the Republican Party

    Key Republican Party strategists and thinkers talked about the future of their party. Topics included libertarianism, the tea party movement, and creating new domestic and…

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    Community Service

    A brief segment depicting scenes from the Unity March opened this program. Ms. Chao
    talked about the speech she was to deliver at that night’s convention session. She…

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    Opportunity Nation Summit

    Various panelists discussed economic opportunity in the United States at the 2011 Opportunity Nation Summit. Opportunity Nation is a group of businesses, schools, and nonprofits that…

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    National Prayer Breakfast

    At the annual congressional prayer breakfast, legislators and officials gathered to offer thanks for the blessings bestowed on America. In his remarks President Bush talked about…

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    50th Anniversary of Peace Corps

    Peace Corps Director Aaron Williams talked with former directors about what they learned from running the Peace Corps. Among the topics they addressed were the current and past work of…

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    Nomination of Bush as Pres. Candidate

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    Gridiron Dinner Stakeout

    The Gridiron Club hosted its annual dinner in Washington attended by president Busy along with government officials, journalists, and celebrities. The guests were shown entering the…

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    Jobs and the Economy

    Panelists discussed the U.S. economy, job creation, and the Hispanic community. Governor Fortuno focused on programs for economic growth and stimulus in Puerto Rico. Others talked…

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    Secretary Chao Speech

    Secretary Elaine Chao talked about the free enterprise system, U.S. competitiveness in the global market, and the accomplishments of the Labor Department. She noted that the U.S. is…

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    Americans With Disabilities Act Anniversary

    Former President Bush spoke at a gala observing the 15th anniversary of the signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act. He signed the legislation into law in 1990. The George Bush…

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    Preparing for the Jobs of the 21st Century

    Secretary Chao moderated a panel discussion on programs for job creation, worker training and education, and developing skills to fill the jobs of the 21st Century in order to keep America…

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    Enron and Retirement Security

    Secretary Chao testified about the implications of the Enron financial collapse for the security of workers' retirement funds. Among the issues she addressed were laws governing…

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    Asian American Campaign Contributions

    Participants discussed the recent controversies over Asian-Americans' role in political fund-raising. They discussed the impact on the community as a whole and the media coverage of…

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    Overtime Pay Rules

    A hearing was held to evaluating the Labor Department’s final regulations on overtime pay, the impact on workers and employers, and how these rules would work in…

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