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  • South Dakota Senate Campaign
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    South Dakota Senate Campaign

    The race between Senator Pressler and Rep. Johnson was profiled through coverage of a Pressler stop at a lumber yard in Hill City and Rep. Johnson in northeastern South Dakota. Campaign…

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  • Road to the Capital
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    Road to the Capital

    Republican incumbent Senator Smith and his Democratic challenger, Dick Swett were shown campaigning and debating in New Hampshire. Mr. Elrick also discussed the New Hampshire gubernatorial…

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  • Georgia Congressional Races
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    Georgia Congressional Races

    Several races in Georgia were profiled, including Speaker Gingrich’s re-election bid in the 8th district and the campaign to replace Senator Nunn, who is retiring after four terms in the…

    112 views
  • Nebraska Senatorial Debate
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    Nebraska Senatorial Debate

    Democratic Governor Nelson and Republican challenger Hagel debated the issues in the Nebraska senatorial campaign for the seat of retiring Senator James Exon.

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  • Governors News Conference
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    Governors' News Conference

    Following a roundtable discussion with President Clinton, some of the governors talked with reporters about federal block grants, welfare reform and power sharing between the federal…

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  • NGA Preview
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    NGA Preview

    Several governors talked about different items on the governors' agenda for this winter meeting and took questions from viewers. Issues included the federal budget, welfare, Medicaid and…

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  • Nebraska State of the State Address
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    Nebraska State of the State Address

    Governor Wilson spoke about his administration’s accomplishments in various areas, including education and economic growth, and his plans for the remainder of his term. Nebraska has the…

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  • Welfare Reform
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    Welfare Reform

    Senator Dole spoke about a variety of welfare reform proposals. He plans to bring a welfare reform plan to the Senate floor before the August recess. Following Senator Dole’s address, the…

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  • Monday Journal National Governors Assn
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    Monday Journal National Governors' Assn.

    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…

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  • Washington Sunday Journal
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    Washington Sunday Journal

    Current news stories and political issues were examined through reviews of the morning newspapers; interviews with journalists, newsmakers and legislators; and viewer telephone calls, faxes…

    34 views
  • Nebraska Governor Nelson
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    Nebraska Governor Nelson

    The School Bus crew talked with Governor Nelson about issues facing his state, including crime legislation and economic development.

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  • Conference of the States Formation
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    Conference of the States Formation

    Governors and state legislators talked to reporters about their meeting in which they discussed the logistics and agenda for a “Conference of the States,” which would seek to bring more…

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  • Unfunded Mandates
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    Unfunded Mandates

    The two governors talked about the problem of unfunded mandates, which are programs which the federal government forces on states without funding them.

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  • Agricultural and Environmental Concerns
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    Agricultural and Environmental Concerns

    Governors and various experts focused on natural resource issues, including agricultural and environmental concerns, adn the relationship between them. They also talked about their…

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  • Nebraska State of the State Address
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    Nebraska State of the State Address

    Gov. Nelson, who won a second term in November, talked about the accomplisments of his administration and his goals for his second term, including continued governmental reform to make it…

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  • StateFederal Relationships
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    State-Federal Relationships

    The two governors are co-authors of a plan to restructure current state-federal relationships to give states more autonomy in implementing federal law, such as unfunded mandates. Governor…

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  • Agricultural Concerns
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    Agricultural Concerns

    Secretary Espy spoke before a gathering of the Midwest Governors Association. He outlined the administation’s views on the 1995 farm bill, the reorganization of his agency, and trade talks.

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  • Health Care Reform
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    Health Care Reform

    This was a plenary session to discuss health care reform. Before discussing this issue, Governors Weld and Campbell made brief remarks, and Mayor Menino welcomed the governors to Boston.…

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  • Unfunded Mandates
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    Unfunded Mandates

    The Senate Governmental Affairs Committee, chaired by Ohio Democrat John Glenn, held a hearing to examine unfunded mandates. In particuliar the committee looked at various proposals now…

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  • Closing Plenary Session
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    Closing Plenary Session

    State Governors held a health care forum with Senator Moynihan concerning the president’s health care reform plan and the effort to gain congressional approval for the same.

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