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    Presidential Medal of Freedom Ceremony

    President Obama awarded 21 recipients the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation’s highest civilian award. The award presented each year to individuals for their contributions to national security,…

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    Presidential Transition Conference, Part 1

    Panelists talked about White House transitions. Participants included officials who have helped to plan the past few White House and federal agency transitions, including former White House…

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    Open Phones, Part 2

    Telephone lines were open for viewer comments from U.S. veterans on the question, “What is your advice for the new commander-in-chief?” Tim Arango also spoke by phone about Iraqi military…

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    Open Phones, Part 1

    Telephone lines were open for viewer comments from U.S. veterans on the question, “What is your advice for the new commander-in-chief?”

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    Inauguration Construction

    The day before the election, workers were seen constructing the viewing stand in front of the White House for the January 20, 2017, presidential inauguration.

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    Vice Presidential Debate Preview

    Joshua Scacco talked by video from Austin, Texas, to preview the 2016 vice presidential debate. He also talked about the history and influence of past debates, what effect they have had on…

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    Vice Presidential Debate Preview

    Halle Parker talked about that night’s vice presidential debate from the debate site of Longwood University in Farmville, Virginia. She talked about how the student-run newspaper was…

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    Vice Presidential Debate Preview

    Ryan Stouffer talked about that night’s vice presidential debate from the debate site of Longwood University in Farmville, Virginia. He talked abut how he had incorporated that year’s…

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    Vice Presidential Candidate Profiles

    Video clips presented a look at the lives and careers of 2016 vice presidential nominees Senator Tim Kaine (D-VA) and Governor Mike Pence (R-IN) before the two men would meet for their only…

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    Open Phones, Part 2

    Telephone lines were open for viewer calls on news of the day and on the question “Do vice presidential nominees factor in your decision for president?” James Pindell also spoke by phone about…

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    Open Phones, Part 1

    Telephone lines were open for viewer calls on news of the day and on the question “Do vice presidential nominees factor in your decision for president?”

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer responses to a question about President Obama’s visit to Louisiana to tour flood damage in the state: “What should the president’s role be during…

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    Presidents and Poverty

    Panelists talked about what presidents can do to combat poverty. Participants included a George W. Bush administration domestic policy adviser, the director of the LBJ Library, and journalists from the Washington…

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    Max Stier on Presidential Transitions

    Max Stier discussed the ways Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump’s political campaigns were preparing to occupy the White House, as well as the decisions that have to be made before either…

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    Kyle Kopko on Vice Presidential Selections

    Professor Kyle Kopko talked about the history of candidates' vice presidential selections and whether or not they make a difference in the general election.

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    Open Phones, Part 2

    Telephone lines were open for viewer comments from Democrats on who they wanted to see as Hillary Clinton’s vice presidential running mate. Mary Ellen Klas also spoke by phone about Democratic…

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    History of the Vice Presidency

    Joel Goldstein talked about the history of the vice presidency and argued that the office has grown in importance, especially for the last six men who have held the position. Professor…

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    Use of Executive Power

    Legal analysts compared the use of executive power by the George W. Bush and Obama administrations, particularly in the areas of war powers and national security. They discussed the use of…

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    Potential Democratic Vice Presidental Candidates

    Paul Singer discussed potential vice president candidates. He talked about the strategies that presumptive 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton might use to make a selection.

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    Potential Republican Vice Presidental Candidates

    Paul Singer discussed potential vice president candidates. He talked about the strategies that presumptive 2016 Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump might use to make a selection…

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