Washington Journal: Wednesday

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. Strobel talked about the presidential campaign between the two conventions, including drugs as an issue, and other issues. In the next segment, Mr. Ballardo talked about the FDR memorial in Washington, DC which was dedicated in 1965. Mr. Hyman talked about the progress on the new FDR memorial. In the newspaper roundtable, Mr. Keene and Ms. Ferguson discussed current issues, including economic restructuring and the presidential campaign. In the next segment, Mr. Albergo talked about the Kennedy-Kassebaum health insurance reform bill which the president signed later in the day. In the final segment, Ms. Fox talked about Chicago preparations and fundraising for the Democratic Convention. close

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Washington Journal: Wednesday

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Program ID:
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Category:
Call-In
Format:
Video Magazine
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 21, 1996
Last Aired:
Aug 22, 1996

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  • Aug 21, 1996 | 6:59am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 21, 1996 | 12:32pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 21, 1996 | 2:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 21, 1996 | 2:26pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 21, 1996 | 5:50pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 22, 1996 | 2:33am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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