Senator Harkin talked about current issues, including the situation in Iraq, which he compared to Vietnam. He also discussed education… read more
Senator Harkin talked about current issues, including the situation in Iraq, which he compared to Vietnam. He also discussed education funding, the Labor Department’s proposed changes to overtime rules, and his series of forums with the Democratic presidential candidates. The senator responded to audience telephone calls, faxes, and electronic mail.
Senator Harkin is the ranking Democrat on the Senate Appropriations subcommittee that has jurisdiction over funding the Education, Labor, and Health and Human Services departments. The Senate was debating this spending bill that week. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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