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    Salute to Congress Dinner

    At the annual congressional dinner, several members of Congress poked fun at their colleagues and Washington politics in general. Elaine Povich of the Chicago Tribune also received the…

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    Senate Session

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    Conservative Political Action Conference, Afternoon Session

    Political leaders and conservative activists talked about the conservative moment and the Obama administration at the Conservative Political Action Conference. Among the topics…

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    Guantanamo Bay and Interrogation Rules

    Attorney General Ashcroft and others testified about the Department of Justice’s work and formulation of legal policies for the interrogation and detention of enemy combatants held at…

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    Constitution and the Common Defense

    Former attorneys general talked about national security. Among the topics they addressed were presidential power, the application and role of international law, rights of detained…

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    Legal Rights of Terror Suspects

    Former Attorney General John Ashcroft talked about the legal history concerning the right of habeus corpus. A federal appeals court had recently ruled that detainees held at Bagram Air Base…

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    Republican National Convention

    The third evening of the Republican National Convention focused on “family values,” and featured speeches on the importance of family by public officials and Republican party…

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    Senate Session

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    Justice Department and Terrorism Oversight

    Attorney General Ashcroft testified about the Justice Department’s efforts to combat terrorism and enforcement of the Patriot Act. Much of the hearing also focused on media…

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    Criminal and Anti-Terrorism Intelligence Sharing

    Law enforcement officials announced the implementation of the National Criminal Intelligence Sharing Plan, a new program for sharing intelligence information among law enforcement…

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    The Bob Hardy Show

    Bob Hardy responds to viewer questions during a live simulcast. One hour of this program is part of a monthly exchange with Radio Moscow, in which listeners from St. Louis can…

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    Attacks on World Trade Center and Pentagon Reaction

    Cabinet officials spoke to reporters about federal responses to attacks on the World Trade Center towers and the Pentagon. Among the issues they addressed were law enforcements…

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    Book Discussion on Restoring Justice: The Speeches of Attorney General Edward Levi

    Panelists talked about the career and examined the speeches of former Attorney General Edward Levi (1911-2000) who took office following the Wategate scandal. The panelists included…

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    Marketing Violence to Children

    Witnesses testified about the depiction of violence in the media and how it affects children. Senators Hatch and Lieberman testified about their plans to offer legislation directing…

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    Campaign Almanac

    Maryland gubernatorial and Georgia gubernatorial and congressional campaigns coverage included background on the states and the candidates, the issues and the status of the races.

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    Senate Session

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    Federal Bureau of Investigation Espionage Allegations

    Attorney General Ashcroft and Mr. Freeh spoke to reporters about the arrest of Robert Hanssen on espionage charges. Mr. Hanssen was accused of providing sensitive…

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    Marketing Violence to Children Day 1

    Government officials and industry experts testified about the recent Federal Trade Commission report on marketing violent entertainment to children. The report criticized the…

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    Senate Session

    Measures Introduced: Thirty-nine bills and eight resolutions were introduced, as follows: S. 2416-2454, S.J. Res. 45, S. Res. 291-293, and S. Con. Res. 104-107.
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    Senate Session

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