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  • emThe Poison Squadem
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    The Poison Squad

    Deborah Blum, director of the Knight Science Journalism Program at MIT, reported on the science behind and the development of food safety regulations in the United States.

  • Senate Panel Examines Positive Train Control Technology Implementation
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    Train Safety

    The Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee held a hearing on implementing positive train control (PTC) technology, which is designed to automatically stop a train before…

  • Cabinet Officials Speak at School Safety Commission
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    Cabinet Officials' Remarks at School Safety Commission

    Secretaries Betsy DeVos, Alex Azar and Kirstjen Nielsen and Attorney General Jeff Sessions delivered remarks at a meeting of the Federal Commission on School Safety.

  • Washington Journal Federal Govt Role in Aviation Safety
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    Bill Carey on Federal Government Role in Aviation Safety

    Bill Carey, from Aviation Week, spoke by phone about the federal government’s role in aviation safety. The previous week an engine exploded on a Southwest Airlines flight, resulting in the…

  • Washington Journal News Headlines and Viewer Calls
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    Open Phones, Part 1

    Telephones lines and social media were open to take viewer comments to the question, “Is there more government can do to improve air travel safety?” Bill Carey, from Aviation Week, spoke by phone…

  • Washington Journal Michael Farren Discusses the Future of Autonomous Vehicles
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    Michael Farren on the Future of Autonomous Vehicles

    Michael Farren talked about the recent pedestrian death by a self-driving car and the future of autonomous vehicles.

  • Education Secretary Betsy DeVos Addresses PTA Legislative Conference
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    Secretary DeVos Remarks to PTA Legislative Conference

    Education Secretary Betsy DeVos addressed school safety and education policy at the National PTA Legislative Conference . Safe and Sound Schools Co-Founder Alissa Parker also delivered…

  • Hearing Focuses on Ecommerce and Intellectual Property Rights Protection
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    E-Commerce and Counterfeit Goods

    Representatives from the Customs and Border Protection Office, the Consumer Product Safety Commission, and the Government Accountability Office (GAO) testified at a hearing on ways to protect…

  • Senate Committee Hears Testimony on Positive Train Control
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    Train Safety Control Implementation

    The Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee held a hearing to receive an update on the implementation of the safety technology known as positive train control (PTC). The hearing was requested…

  • Viewer Calls Are Taken on School Safety
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    Open Phones on School Safety

    Telephone lines were open for viewer calls and social media comments on the question, “How would you make schools safer?”

  • Washington Journal Amy Klinger Discusses School Safety and Crisis Response
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    Amy Klinger on School Safety and Crisis Response

    Amy Klinger from the non-profit Educator’s School Safety Network talked about school safety and crisis response in the wake of the most recent mass shooting, this one at a Parkland,…

  • FDA Transparency and Oversight Investor Panel
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    FDA Transparency and Oversight, Investor Panel

    A forum on transparency at the Food and Drug Administration featured a discussion on how transparency can affect investors. The chair of the Deerfield Institute spoke about this during the event…

  • Federal Health Officials Testify on Emergency Preparedness and Response Capabilities
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    Federal Health Emergency Preparedness and Response Capabilities

    FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, Stephen Redd from the Centers for Disease Control, Robert Kadlec from the Department of Health and Human Services testified at a hearing on preparing for and…

  • Hearing Focuses on Public Health Preparedness and Response
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    Public Health Preparedness and Response

    Medical professionals and biosecurity experts testified at a hearing on preparedness and response capabilities for public health threats. The witnesses discussed the current U.S. influenza…

  • Washington Journal Rep Bonnie Watson Coleman DNJ Discusses Hawaiis False Missile Alarm
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    Representative Bonnie Watson Coleman on Hawaii's False Missile Alarm

    Representative Bonnie Watson Coleman (D-NJ) talked about emergency preparedness. and Hawaii’s recent false missile alarm.

  • FDA Transparency and Oversight Panel on Correcting Misinformation
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    FDA Transparency and Oversight, Panel on Correcting Misinformation

    Physicians and medical researchers talked about ways for the Food and Drug Administration to correct misinformation in the marketplace. Speakers included representatives from the Center for Science in…

  • Hearing Examines Efforts to Reduce Wildland Fire Risk
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    Wildlfire Reduction

    Wildfire experts and government officials testified at a hearing on how wildfires can be reduced through the use of technology. Topics included budget cuts, climate change, better community…

  • Hearing Focuses on Athlete Safety
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    Athlete's Health and Safety

    Athletes that included Olympic medalist Lauryn Williams, doctors, and officials testified at a hearing on ways to improve the health and safety of athletes. Topics included opioid…

  • FDA Commissioner Nominee Scott Gottlieb Defends Against Accusations of Conflicts of Interest
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    Food and Drug Administrator Confirmation Hearing

    Dr. Scott Gottlieb testified at a confirmation hearing on his nomination to be commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). He said his priorities at the FDA would be combating opioid…

  • DC Metropolitan Area Transit System
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    D.C. Metropolitan Area Transit System

    Paul Wiedefeld gave an update on the troubled Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority, which operates the District of Columbia’s subway and bus system. He talked about how the agency…

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