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    Washington, DC Worker Interviews

    Following deliberate plane crashes at the Pentagon and World Trade Center towers, government offices and private firms ordered building evacuations. Workers were interviewed about…

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    Australia and East Timor

    Mr. Peacock talked about Australia’s involvement in the multinational peacekeeping force in East Timor. He also focused on the history of the region and the current conflict…

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    South Carolina History and Politics

    Professor Edgar talked about the history and politics of South Carolina, including political leaders, race relations, economics, and the flag controversy. He also responded to viewer…

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    Student Discipline

    Mr. Tirozzi talked about discipline policies enacted by schools across the United States. He focused on a zero tolerance policy that establishes non-negotiable punishments for…

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    Coverage of Political Scandals

    Mr. Sabato talked about his new book Peepshow: Media and Politics in an Age of Scandal, and responded to viewer calls, faxes, and electronic mail.

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    Access to Classified Government Documents

    Mr. Blanton talked about U.S. government and military documents recently made available
    through the Freedom of Information Act, and how to access these materials. He also

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    Genetically Modified Food

    Mr. Bettelheim talked about the concerns over genetically-modified foods, and the potential economic benefits of these foods. He responded to audience telephone calls, faxes and…

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    Bush Campaign Education Plan

    Ms. Rees examined the educational plan proposed by Republican presidential candidate Texas Governor George W. Bush, and responded to calls, faxes, and electronic mail.

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    Open Phones

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    U.S. Citizenship

    Mr. Krikorian talked about private bills and the usual process of obtaining U.S. citizenship, especially the proposed private bill that would grant Elian Gonzalez citizenship. He…

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    White House Investigations

    Mr. Klayman discussed White House investigations, including one which was a subject of a House Government Reform Committee hearing over investigator’s access to e-mails, and one…

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    Political Protest and Demonstrations

    Mr. Kazin talked about the protests at the World Trade Organization meetings in Seattle and how they compare with the protests of the 1960's. He also focused on his book American…

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    New Laws for 2000

    The guest talked about the new laws that will go into effect in 2000 in various states. He responded to audience telephone calls, faxes and electronic mail.

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    U.S. Missile Defense

    Mr. Ratnam talked about the cost and effectiveness of the new anti-missile defense system. He responded to telephone calls, faxes and electronic mail.

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    The Federal Budget

    Representative Spratt discussed the budget proposed by the Republican majority and alternatives offered by Democrats. He also responded to viewer telephone calls, faxes and electronic…

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    Pain Relief Promotion Act

    Representative Weldon talked about the Pain Relief Promotion Act of 1999. Representative Blumenauer discussed how the legislation affects Oregon’s physician-assisted suicide…

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    The Presidency and the Future of the Supreme Court

    Following excerpts of campaign speeches by candidates talking about future Supreme Court appointments, participants talked about how the next president could influence the Supreme…

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer comments and questions about news of the day including funding faith-based charities and stem cell research.

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    Presidential Campaign

    Ms. Sweet talked about presidential candidates and news articles. She responded to audience telephone calls, faxes and electronic mail.

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    World Trade Organization Meeting

    Mr. Becker, speaking via satellite from Seattle, talked about his union’s concerns about the admission of China into the World Trade Organization. He also focused on the…

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