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    Older Americans Act Reauthorization

    Representative Jan Schakowsky (D-IL) talked about the reauthorization of the Older Americans Act, a federal initiative that provides assistance and services to elderly Americans.

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    Millennial Generation and Campaign 2016

    John Della Volpe talked about a Harvard Institute of Politics poll of millennial generation views of campaign 2016.

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    Economic Consequences of the Criminal Justice System

    Obama administration officials, journalists, business leaders, and economists discussed the economic consequences of the criminal justice system. A panel analyzed data from a report by…

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    Hunger and Food Assistance Programs

    Secretary Tom Vilsack talked about Department of Agriculture efforts to combat food insecurity, including Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits and other nutrition…

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    Wasted Lives: A Childhood Behind Bars

    Wasted Lives: A Childhood Behind Bars was one of the second-prize high school east division winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary contest. The video was produced by…

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    Poynter Institute Pulitzer Centennial Celebration

    The Poynter Institute hosted an event commemorating Pulitzer Prize winners who focused on civil rights and social justice. Representative John Lewis (D-GA) was the keynote…

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    Emergency Preparedness

    Officials from the Department of Homeland Security, the Transportation Department, the Government Accountability Office, and Federal Emergency Management Agency testified at a hearing on…

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    Democracy Spring March

    Protesters with Democracy Spring were seen marching from a rally in Columbus Circle outside Union Station in Washington, D.C. to hold a sit-in on the steps of the U.S. Capitol building to…

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    Democracy Spring Rally

    Protesters gathered in Columbus Circle outside Union Station in Washington, D.C., for a rally by Democracy Spring to bring awareness to the influence of money in politics.

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    Democracy Spring Sit-In

    Protesters with Democracy Spring held a sit-in at the steps of the U.S. Capitol building to oppose the influence of big donors in U.S. elections. Hundreds of protesters were arrested…

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    Democracy Spring Rally Preliminaries

    Democracy Spring organizers talked to protesters gathered outside Union Station in Washington, D.C., before their rally to bring awareness to the influence of money in politics.

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer responses to the question, “How do you feel about government-paid family leave?” Clare O’Connor was interviewed by phone about her Forbes…

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    Book Discussion on The Human Cost of Welfare

    Phil Harvey and Lisa Conyers talked about their book The Human Cost of Welfare: How the System Hurts the People It’s Supposed to Help, in which they discuss the welfare…

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    A Sense of Security

    A Sense of Security was one of the second-prize high school west division winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary contest. The video was produced by Andy Chan, Aaqil…

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    Talent on the Table

    Talent on the Table was one of the second-prize high school central division winners in C-SPAN Classroom’s StudentCam documentary contest. The video was produced by Taylor Millican,…

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    Q&A with U.S. Senate Youth Program

    High school students from the U.S. Senate Youth Program talked about their participation in a week-long government and leadership education program. One hundred four students were…

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    Book Discussion on Evicted

    Professor Matthew Desmond talked about his book Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City, in which he looks at public housing and poverty in America through the prism of eight…

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    Townsend Plan

    Craig Hendricks talked about Francis Townsend, a Long Beach resident who proposed federal assistance for seniors in the 1930s. Many credit Mr. Townsend’s plan with helping to…

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    Philanthropy and the Economy

    Karl Zinsmeister spoke about the role private philanthropy plays in American life, and how it distinguishes the U.S. from other countries. Mr. Zinsmeister, a former White House…

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    Open Phones

    News headlines were read and phone lines were open for viewer calls on the question if political conversations had caused tension with friends or family members. A YouTube video clip was…

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