Washington Journal: Friday

Current news events and political issues were examined through reviews of the morning newspapers; interviews with journalists, newsmakers… read more

Current news events and political issues were examined through reviews of the morning newspapers; interviews with journalists, newsmakers and legislators; and viewer telephone calls, faxes and electronic mail. In the first segment, Ms. Simendinger talked about current headlines, including President Clinton’s trip to South Korea, Japan and Asia. In the next segment, Mr. Fulwood and Mr. Kagan talked about current headline, including Senator Dole’s choosing Mary Matalin, who is married to Democratic campaign strategist James Carville, to help direct his presidential campaign. Mr. Kagan recently wrote A Twilight Struggle: American Power and Nicaragua, 1977-1990 and Mr. Fulwood recently published Waking from the Dream: My Life in the Black Middle Class. In the final segment, Mr. Fern and Ms. Christman talked about the Portrait Gallery’s new exhibit, “1846: Portrait of the Nation,” which contains over 1200 pieces on various aspects of the United States in 1846. This was the year when the Smithsonian Institution was founded. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Christman, Margaret Curator Smithsonian Institution->National Portrait Gallery
  • Fern, Alan Director Smithsonian Institution->National Portrait Gallery
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Washington Journal: Friday

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Program ID:
71188-1
Category:
Call-In
Format:
Video Magazine
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 12, 1996
Last Aired:
Apr 14, 1996

Airing Details

  • Apr 12, 1996 | 7:00am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 12, 1996 | 11:14am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 12, 1996 | 12:46pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 12, 1996 | 4:53pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 13, 1996 | 2:00am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 13, 1996 | 2:55am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 14, 1996 | 6:30pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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