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    Olympic Park Bombing Media Leaks

    Committee members heard testimony concerning the relationship between law enforcement and the media, especially concerning the Atlanta Olympic Park bombing investigation. The focus was…

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    Medical Use of Marijuana

    Committee members heard testimony on recently passed referenda in California and Arizona which would allow the use of marijuana for medical purposes such as alleviating pain for cancer…

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    Naturalization Practices

    Subcommittee members heard testimony concerning alleged problems, discrepancies and irregularities in how many legal immigrants are naturalized. They focused on areas such as how they…

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    Immigration and Naturalization Service

    Subcommittee members heard testimony from the INS commissioner concerning the management and efficiency of the agency and also its openness with congressional oversight bodies. The…

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    White House FBI Files

    The committee continued its investigation into whether 400 FBI files of former White House employees were obtained illegally. It was pointed out that many documents requested by the…

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    Teen Drug Use

    In response to the release of a recent report on teen drug use, committee members heard testimony from administration officials about the Clinton administration’s commitment to…

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    White House FBI Files

    The committee met briefly to hear the chairman explain that the discussion of whether to have a closed hearing to hear testimony from Anthony Marceca about FBI files in the White House must…

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    White House FBI Files Part 2

    In a second hearing, committee members heard testimony concerning Clinton administration access to and usage of FBI files on various people. In this portion, witnesses testified about…

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    White House FBI Files Part 1

    In a second hearing, committee members heard testimony concerning Clinton administration access to and usage of FBI files on various people. In this portion, two former White House…

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    White House FBI Files Part 2

    The committee heard testimony about whether 400 FBI files of former White House employees were obtained illegally by the White House. Mr. Miller denied the possibility that…

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    White House FBI Files Part 1

    The committee heard testimony from current and former White House staff members about whether 400 FBI files of former White House employees were obtained illegally. Republicans charged…

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    Terrorist Threat to the Olympics

    Committee members heard testimony from law enforcement specialists concerning the terrorist threat to the summer Olympics in Atlanta and how it is being dealt with, including federal agents…

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    Child Pornography Prevention Act

    Senators heard testimony on S. 1237, the Child Pornography Prevention Act of 1995, which would update existing federal laws to prohibit computer generated forms of material and to broaden…

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    The ABA and Federal Judge Selection

    The committee heard testimony on the role of the American Bar Association in the selection of federal judges from attorneys, legal scholars and ABA officials. The ABA rates and…

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    Affirmative Action in California

    Governor Wilson and others testified about the California initiative to abolish some affirmative action policies. Members of the second panel opposed abolishing affirmative action.

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    Tax Limitation Amendment Part 2

    Committee members heard testimony on S.J. Res. 8, a proposed amendment to the Constitution to prohibit retroactive increases in taxes. The amendment would require a “super…

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    Tax Limitation Amendment Part 1

    Committee members heard testimony on S.J. Res 8, a proposed amendment to the U.S. Constitution which would require a “super majority” two-thirds vote in Congress to pass…

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    National Drug Policy Director Confirmation

    Committee members heard testimony from General McCaffrey concerning his agenda for addressing the nation’s drug problem. President Clinton nominated him to succeed Lee Brown who…

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    Welfare for Legal Immigrants

    Administration officials and others testified about the use of welfare programs by immigrants in the U.S. This subcommittee approved a bill in 1995 which would deny legal immigrants…

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    National Drug Policy

    Committee members heard testimony from drug prevention center representatives, doctors and juvenile drug users on juvenile drug use. Chairman Hatch called the hearing in response to a…

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