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    C-SPAN Cities Tour in Fresno, California, Part 1

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Fresno, California, from January 7-13 to feature the history and literary life of the…

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    Wyoming State of the State Address

    Governor Matt Mead (R-WY) delivered his annual state of the state address to a joint session of the state legislature in Cheyenne. He talked about the budget deficit for K-12 education and asked for a…

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    State Budgets

    Budget and tax policy experts discussed the challenges facing state budgets in 2017. Topics included economic growth, infrastructure investment, Medicaid, and the potential impacts of federal tax…

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    Kentucky State of the Commonwealth Address

    Governor Matt Bevin (R-KY) delivered the annual state of the commonwealth address in the Kentucky House Chamber in Frankfort. His top priorities included eliminating common core education…

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    Oklahoma State of the State Address

    Governor Mary Fallin (R-OK) delivered her state of the state address at the State Capitol in Oklahoma City. She provided an update on the state revenue system, saying the downturn in the…

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    Richmond Driving Tour

    Mayor Levar Stoney gave a driving tour of Richmond, Virginia, and highlighted some of its most historic locations. C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities…

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    "Story of Virginia" Exhibit

    Caroline Legros gave a tour of the “Story of Virginia” exhibit at the Virginia Historical Society and highlighted items that tell the story of Virginia’s growth. Items shown included a 400 year old canoe,…

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    Maggie Walker's Life and Legacy

    Ajena Rogers gave a tour of the home of Maggie Walker, a leader in Richmond, Virginia’s African-American community at the turn of the 20th century. Maggie Walker, who began her life as the daughter of a washer…

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    Hollywood Cemetery

    Kathryn Whittington gave a tour of Hollywood Cemetery, the burial place for many Virginian presidents, Supreme Court justices, military leaders, and writers, including presidents James Monroe and John Tyler,…

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    City of Dreams

    Professor Tyler Anbinder talked about his book City of Dreams: The 400-Year Epic History of Immigrant New York, in which he recalls four centuries of immigration to New York City. He was…

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    Virginia Capitol Building

    Mark Greenough gave a tour of Virginia’s capitol building, home to the oldest elected legislative body in the Western Hemisphere. The state’s capitol moved to Richmond in 1785, and Thomas Jefferson is credited…

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    American History TV in Richmond, Virginia

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Richmond, Virginia, from January 21-27 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working with the…

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    Son of Virginia

    Former Governor Douglas Wilder (D-VA) talked about his book, Son of Virginia: A Life in America’s Political Arena, and gave his thoughts on the current political climate. Mr. Wilder was the first African…

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    Book TV in Richmond, Virginia

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2017 LCV Cities Tour” in Richmond, Virginia, from January 21-27 to feature the history and literary life of the community. Working…

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    C-SPAN Cities Tour in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, Part 2

    C-SPAN’s Local Content Vehicles (LCVs) made a stop in their “2016 LCV Cities Tour” in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, from October 15-21 to feature the history and literary life of the…

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    Georgia State of the State Address

    Governor Nathan Deal (R-GA) delivered his annual State of the State address to a joint session of the state legislature in Atlanta. He talked about the need to increase transportation…

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    West Virginia State of the State Address

    Governor Jim Justice (D-WV) delivered the annual state of the state address at the State Capitol in Charleston, his first since taking office. Governor Justice said West Virginia was in the middle of a dire,…

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    School Finance

    Legal and education scholars discussed various states' and local school districts' education funding systems. They offered recommendations for improving school funding inequities and educational…

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    Iowa State of the State Address

    Governor Terry Branstad (R-IA) delivered his final state of the state address to the Iowa General Assembly. The speech was titled “Smaller and Smarter Government.” In his remarks, he also…

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    New Mexico State of the State Address

    Governor Susana Martinez (R-NM) gave her annual state of the state address. She called for more job creation, investments in education, and additional resources for the state’s child…

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