Washington Tuesday Journal

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, Mr. Walsh talked about the morning headlines including politics and the media. In the next segment, Mr. Rodrigue talked by remote connection about his Blue Dog Exhibit at Union Station. Mr. Miller talked by telephone about “blue dog” politics. In the newspaper roundtable, Mr. Galbraith and former Rep. Penny talked about current issues including the offer by several broadcast companies of free air time for the major presidential candidates and economic issues. Mr. Heimburger talked by telephone about his first vote and political views. In the next segment, Ms. Eilperin talked about changes in the Library of Congress and the upcoming hearing on its management. In the next segment, a video clip from the congressional shooting competition in Maryland was shown. In the final segment, Mr. Lane talked about the operation of the National Science Foundation and science funding. close

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

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Category:
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Call-In
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 7, 1996
Last Aired:
May 8, 1996

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  • May 07, 1996 | 6:59am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 07, 1996 | 1:22pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 07, 1996 | 11:40pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 08, 1996 | 2:15am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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