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    FIFA Corruption Investigation

    Keri Geiger talked about the Justice Department’s 47-count indictment against 14 soccer officials and sports executives, including nine FIFA (International Federation of Association…

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    Food Safety

    Richard Williams and Michael Jacobson talked about the Obama administration’s move to ban trans fats in foods, recent foodborne illness outbreaks, and food labeling standards for…

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    Broadband Internet Access

    Brendan Sasso talked about FCC Chair Tom Wheeler’s proposal to expand broadband internet access through the FCC’s Lifeline program, which provides telephone service to…

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    Open Phones

    News headlines were read and telephone lines were open for viewer calls on the question: “Is severe weather due to natural or man-made causes?” Jon Seidel also joined by phone…

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    Open Phones

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

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    Pop Culture and Free Market Economics

    John Tamny talked about his book, Popular Economics: What the Rolling Stones, Downton Abbey, and LeBron James Can Teach You about Economics, about pop culture and free market economics.…

    364 views
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    Pending Supreme Court Cases

    Kimberly Robinson talked about pending Supreme Court rulings for the 2014-15 term. Topics includes cases on same-sex marriage, Affordable Care Act health care subsidies, threats made…

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer calls on Defense Secretary Ashton Carter’s comments that Iraqi forces showed “no will to fight” against ISIS* militants who seized the…

    315 views
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    Drought and the U.S. Economy

    Jim Tankersley talked about the potential effects of the lack of rain and high temperatures in Western states on the overall U.S. economy, including the agriculture industry and the…

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    NSA Surveillance Programs

    Representative Jerrold Nadler (D-NY) talked about House-passed legislation, the FREEDOM Act, that would reform National Security Agency (NSA) surveillance programs under the PATRIOT Act.

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    Transportation and Infrastructure Funding and Safety

    Representative David Jolly (R-FL) talked about transportation and infrastructure issues facing Congress. Topics included Amtrak, railroad safety following the fatal derailment in…

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer responses to a question related to a speech on police-community relations that President Obama gave the previous day in Camden, New Jersey: “What…

    490 views
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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer comments and questions on a variety of current event topics. A video clip was shown of National Transportation Safety Board Member Robert Sumwalt at a…

    138 views
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    U.S. Approval of New Drilling in the Arctic

    Amy Harder talked about the Obama administration’s decision to allow Shell to start exploratory drilling for oil and gas off the Alaskan coast this summer. A video clip was shown…

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    Reauthorizing the PATRIOT Act

    Neema Singh Guliani and Steven Bradbury talked about the reauthorization of parts of the PATRIOT Act and its effectiveness since its passage shortly after September 11, 2001. They responded…

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    Open Phones

    Headlines from the day’s newspapers were read and telephone lines, including a line for Massachusetts residents, were open for viewer comments on the question: “Boston Bomber…

    137 views
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    U.S. Army Asymmetric Warfare Training Center

    Colonel John Petkosek, commander of the U.S. Army Asymmetric Warfare Group at Fort A.P. Hill in Virginia, talked about the 300-acre facility, which opened in 2014. Topics included the types…

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer comments and questions on a variety of current event topics. The program included a video clip from the C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs)…

    187 views
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    Tax Exemption for Professional Sports Leagues

    Andrew Zimbalist talked by remote video from Northampton, Massachusetts, about the tax exempt status of professional sports leagues after the National Football League’s recent…

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    Lessons from Baltimore Unrest

    Peniel Joseph and Crystal Wright offered their perspectives on the recent unrest in Baltimore and the issues of racial segregation, poverty, inequality, violence, and the policy impact on…

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