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    The Partisan Divide

    Former Representative Martin Frost (D-TX) and journalist Richard Cohen talked about their book, The Partisan Divide: Congress in Crisis, which they wrote with former Representative Tom…

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    House Legislative Agenda

    Rich Cohen, Staff Writer for Congressional Quarterly, was interviewed via Skype about the House legislative agenda for the week.

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    Legislative Record of Senator Ted Kennedy

    Richard Cohen and Alan Reynolds talked about the legislative record of Senator Ted Kennedy who died earlier in the week at the age of 77, and they responded to telephone calls and…

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    Congressional Review

    The guests talked about the just-finished 109th Congress and discussed headline news stories about the upcoming 110th Congress. They responded to telephone calls and electronic mail.

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    Congressional Oversight Duties, Closing Session

    Moderated by Mr. Minarik, the panelists evaluated Congress' effectiveness in its oversight of the executive branch in recent years. Topics included lack of oversight of Homeland Security…

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    Republican Leadership Election

    Richard Cohen talked about the election for Majority Leader scheduled for February 2, 2006 by the House Republican leadership and its impact on the Republican agenda. He has an article on…

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    Congressional Issues

    Mr. Cohen and Mr. Allen spoke about congressional issues. They discussed divisions within the Democratic and Republican caucuses about the war in Iraq. The guests also talked about budget…

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    108th Congress Review

    Mr. Cohen talked about the 108th Congress, including updates on the intelligence and omnibus bills, as well as House and Senate leadership elections, and rules changes for the 109th…

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    Rostenkowski: The Pursuit of Power

    Richard Cohen talked about his biography, Rostenkowski: The Pursuit of Power and the End of the Old Politics, published by Ivan R. Dee. The book details Congressman Dan Rostenkowski’s…

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    The Almanac of American Politics, 2004

    Co-authors Michael Barone and Richard Cohen discussed The Almanac of American Politics, 2004: The Senators, the Representatives and the Governors: Their Records and Election Results, Their…

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    Congressional Agenda

    Mr. Cohen talked about the house agenda and prospects for economic stimulus legislation.

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    Presidential Mandates and Congressional Leadership

    Cohen’s topic is “The Impact of Campaign Message and Election Mandates on Presidential-Congressional Relations.” Oleszek’s topic is “Herding Cats: Presidential Coalition-Building in the Senate.” Fisher’s…

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    Implications of a Narrowly Split Congress

    Participants talked about the likely effects of a narrowly divided Congress. Among the issues they addressed were likely coalitions in both houses, Governor Bush’s record in Texas, and…

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    Legislative Process and Committees

    Mr. Cohen talked about what he termed as a “pattern” where legislation is no longer created in committees. He also took audience calls, faxes, and electronic mail.

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    Washington Wednesday Journal

    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 Tuesday Journal

    News events and political issues were examined through reviews of the morning newspapers; interviews with journalists, newsmakers and legislators; and viewer participation.

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    House Rules Committee

    This Program aired multiple interviews and video vignettes on the evolution of the Rules Committee in the House of Representatives.

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    Congressional Year in Review

    Richard Cohen, who covered Capitol Hill for the National Journal, discussed both Presidential and Congressional events of 1993. Cohen was the author of a new book titled, Changing Course in…

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    Public Image of Congressional Functions

    Journalists, politicians and academics discussed the image of Congress, exploring the ways in which members of Congress present themselves to the public.

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    Media Bias in Reporting on Congress

    The participants discussed the role of the media in reporting on the Congress. They analyzed the evolution of media bias and the need for fair journalism in Washington, D.C.

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