Washington Friday 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, Ms. Baker talked about the morning headlines including the passage of the minimum wage increase by the House of Representatives. In the newspaper roundtable, Mr. Williams and Mr. Zinmeister talked about current issues including the newly approved minimum wage boost and U.S.-Asian policy. Ms. Owen talked by telephone about her political views and upcoming first vote. Next, Mr. Ketcham took viewers' telephone calls concerning current issues. In the next segment, Rep. Dreier talked by remote connection about the use of technology in Congress. In the final segment, Mr. Nelson and Mr. Garvey talked about the preservation of national park lands. Mr. Taylor joined by telephone to comment on the mismanagement of national park lands. close

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  • Cissy Baker Bureau Chief Tribune Broadcasting Co.->Washington Bureau
  • David Dreier U.S. Representative [R] California
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Washington Friday Journal

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Program ID:
72454-1
Category:
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Video Magazine
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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 24, 1996

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  • May 24, 1996 | 7:00am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 24, 1996 | 2:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 24, 1996 | 4:44pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 24, 1996 | 7:39pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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