Washington Wednesday 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. Welch talked about current headlines, including the gas tax repeal and Senator Dole’s welfare reform speech given on 21 May. In the newspaper roundtable, Representatives Kanjorski and Hayworth discussed these and other issues. In the next segment, Mr. Canfield talked about the process of electing a Senate majority leader. In the final segment, Ms. Gallman talked about Senator Dole’s welfare reform proposal and how individual states are currently experimenting with welfare reform. close

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

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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May 22, 1996

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  • May 22, 1996 | 6:59am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 22, 1996 | 10:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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