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  • Minority Students and Higher Education Part 4
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    Minority Students and Higher Education, Part 4

    Scholars talked about how college access and completion could improve the socio-economic mobility of minorities. The panelists provided varied policy recommendations for improving federal financial aid and campus…

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  • Minority Students and Higher Education Part 3
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    Minority Students and Higher Education, Part 3

    Scholars talked about how college access and completion could improve the socio-economic mobility of minorities and they analyzed the academic and socio-economic barriers for minority students. Topics included…

    292 views
  • Minority Students and Higher Education Part 2
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    Minority Students and Higher Education, Part 2

    University system heads talked about how college access and completion could improve the socio-economic mobility of minorities. Panelists talked about what had worked in their respective school systems and how…

    385 views
  • Discussion on the Impact of Higher Education for Minority Students
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    Minority Students and Higher Education, Part 1

    Federal government officials talked about how college access and completion could improve the socio-economic mobility of minorities. Topics included measuring the effectiveness of high school to college programs…

    318 views
  • Fort Hood Investigation Briefing
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    Fort Hood Investigation Briefing

    Senators Joe Lieberman and Susan Collins, chair and ranking members respectively of the Armed Services Committee, spoke to reporters about the committee’s investigation of the 2009…

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  • US Helsinki Commission Hearing
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    U.S. Helsinki Commission Hearing

    The co-chairs of the U.S. Helsinki Commission heard testimony on torture and other banned treatment of prisoners. Topics included human rights violations, radical social movements on the left and right,…

    141 views
  • Future of New Orleans Final Public Meeting
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    Future of New Orleans Final Public Meeting

    Mayor Nagin presented revisions to the rebuilding plan formulated by the Bring New Orleans Back Commission. He told residents at a town hall meeting that he endorsed a proposal which would allow all…

    64 views
  • Corporate Accounting Regulations
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    Corporate Accounting Regulations

    Commissioners and members of the Corporate Finance Division talked about rules and regulations to implement recent corporate accountability legislation. Among the topics they addressed were…

    52 views
  • Pentagon Worker Appreciation Ceremony
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    Pentagon Worker Appreciation Ceremony

    At a ceremony outside the Pentagon officials honored and presented awards to the renovation crew that reconstructed a portion of the Pentagon destroyed in September 11, 2001 terrorist…

    103 views
  • Ethnicity Race and Mental Health
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    Ethnicity, Race and Mental Health

    As part of the third meeting of the commission, experts analyzed access to the mental health service delivery system, as well as the role of cultural competence in delivering mental health…

    150 views
  • Human Rights in China
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    Human Rights in China

    Witnesses testified about human rights issues in China. Among the issues they addressed were restrictions on religious activities, education, and human rights violations in Mongolia.

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  • Indiana Congressional Redistricting Hearing
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    Indiana Congressional Redistricting Hearing

    Republican and Democratic congressional redistricting plans will be reconciled by the commission. The state legislature was unable to agree on a plan and, under state law, sent the…

    52 views
  • Using Administrative Records in 2000 Census
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    Using Administrative Records in 2000 Census

    Board members discussed the use of Administrative records, such as those at the Internal Revenue Service, in conducting the year 2000 census.

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  • Environmental Protection and Utility Policy
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    Environmental Protection and Utility Policy

    Governor Whitman chaired this discussion of environmental protection and utility service issues. Governors discussed policies on ten different environmental issues, including Superfund, air…

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  • Restructuring Intelligence Agencies Part 2
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    Restructuring Intelligence Agencies Part 2

    Commission members heard testimony from former intellligence officials concerning the necessary role and capabilities of the U.S. intelligence community after the Cold War. Mr. Lilley…

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  • Restructuring Intelligence Agencies Part 1
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    Restructuring Intelligence Agencies Part 1

    Commission members heard testimony from former intellligence officials concerning the necessary role and capabilities of the U.S. intelligence community after the Cold War. The commission…

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  • Restructuring Intelligence Agencies Part 4
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    Restructuring Intelligence Agencies Part 4

    Commission members heard testimony from former intelligence officials concerning the necessary role and capabilities of the U.S. intelligence community after the Cold War. Mr. Haass…

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  • Restructuring Intelligence Agencies Part 3
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    Restructuring Intelligence Agencies Part 3

    Commission members heard testimony from former intellligence officials concerning the necessary role and capabilities of the U.S. intelligence community after the Cold War. Mr. Nye talked…

    32 views
  • Military Base Closings Part 2
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    Military Base Closings Part 2

    Defense Department officials described the the logistical aspects of the base closure recommendations. After review and possible amendment by the commission, Congress and President Clinton…

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  • Military Base Closings Part 1
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    Military Base Closings Part 1

    Government Accounting Office officials responded to current base closing recommendations made by the Defense Department, which affect 146 military installations. According to the Defense…

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