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    Chemical Facility Security

    Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) officials testified on chemical facility security. In 2013, President Obama, in response…

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    Takata Airbag Defects

    Automaker executives and federal safety officials testified at a House Energy and Commerce subcommittee hearing on defects in vehicular airbags manufactured by Japanese supplier Takata that…

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    Drowsy Driving Conference Opening Panel

    The National Transportation Safety Board held an all-day highway safety forum, “Awake, Alert, Alive: Overcoming the Dangers of Drowsy Driving” on combating the effects of driver…

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    Takata Airbag Defects

    The Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee held a hearing on airbag defects of the Japanese supplier Takata, and the recall process of millions of vehicles equipped with…

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    Global Health and Security Challenges

    Medical and defense analysts talked about health security challenges faced by government officials. Topics included the spread of the Ebola virus, health concerns related to warfare,…

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    Dr. Anthony Fauci on Ebola

    Dr. Anthony Fauci talked with David Brooks about the Ebola outbreak in West Africa and actions U.S. health care officials. He offered recommendations for containing the outbreak…

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    Ebola Response

    Heritage Foundation scholars and former public health officials assessed the risks posed by the Ebola virus and the response options available to the U.S. and West Africa countries most…

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    Drowsy Driving and Young Drivers

    Panelists talked about the role of drowsiness with young drivers and that sleep deprivation was a more acute problem in teens than in adults due to the chemistry of the adolescent…

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    Town Hall on Ebola

    Dr. Anthony Fauci, Professor Jesse Goodman, and others talked about the Ebola virus in a town hall hosted by WTOP. Dr. Fauci said Ron Klain would do a great job as the Ebola…

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    States' Preparedness for Medical Emergencies

    Dr. Tom Inglesby talked about federal programs that could help fund state and local responses to medical emergencies. br/ This program was part of C-SPAN’s “Your…

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    Airline Safety and Security

    Michael Huerta talked about airline safety and security. Among his remarks he detailed new protocols in response to a fire at the Chicago’s air traffic control center. He…

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    Federal Response to Ebola in the U.S.

    Dr. Richard Carmona, a former surgeon general, talked about whether having a confirmed surgeon general would have improved federal government response to the three Ebola cases in the…

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on President Obama’s appointment of Ron Klain to the the White House Ebola response coordinator. br/ Quartz markets and finance editor Matt…

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    White House Daily Briefing

    Josh Earnest briefed reporters and responded to questions on issues primarily related to Ebola. He said President Obama chose Ron Klain as the Ebola response coordinator to have a…

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    Defense Department Ebola Response in Liberia

    Operation United Assistance Joint Force Commander Major General Darryl Williams, U.S. Ambassador to Liberia Debra Malac, and USAID Deputy DART Director Ben Hemingway briefed reporters in…

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    House Members on U.S. Response to Ebola

    House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) and other lawmakers called for a travel ban on flights from West African countries following a House Energy and Commerce subcommittee hearing with…

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    Open Phones on U.S. Response to Ebola

    Telephone lines were open for viewer responses to the question, “Is the White House response to the Ebola outbreak enough?”

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    White House Daily Briefing

    Josh Earnest briefed reporters and responded to questions on a variety of issues. Topics included U.S. response to the Ebola cases in Dallas, and previous day stock market volatility.

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    U.S. Response to Ebola

    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director Tom Frieden and other federal health officials testified on government agency efforts to combat Ebola. They addressed issues…

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    Open Phones on U.S. Response to Ebola

    Telephone lines were open for viewer responses to the question, “Is the White House response to the Ebola outbreak enough?”

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