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    After Words with Amy Klobuchar

    Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) talked about her book The Senator Next Door: A Memoir from the Heartland, in which she discusses her life and her rise in American politics.

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    Washington Ideas Forum, Senator Bob Corker and Ben Rhodes

    Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chair Bob Corker (R-TN) and White House Deputy National Security Adviser Ben Rhodes were interviewed at the seventh annual Washington Ideas forum. Topics…

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    Second Term Presidents

    Panelists talked about second term presidents. Topics included how they worked with Congress, their own party, and the opposing party. They also spoke about how presidents' foreign policy…

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    1998 White House Correspondents' Dinner

    White House correspondents gathered for their annual awards dinner. President Clinton delivered humorous remarks. Mr. Romano provided the entertainment for the evening. Helen Thomas was…

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    Clinton Administration Domestic Policy

    Former members of President Clinton’s administration joined Bowdoin College government professor Andrew Rudalevige to look back at the domestic policies of the Clinton White House. They discussed some…

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    Cancer Research

    Drs. Francis Collins and Ronald DePinho talked about the state of cancer research, the process of converting scientific discoveries into drug therapies, and how close a cure may be. Topics included the demographic…

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    Evolution of the White House Correspondents Association

    Journalists and historians talked about the evolution of the White House Correspondents' Association, which marked its centennial in 2014. The organization was founded in 1914 after…

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    Congressional Reform

    Panelists, including former members of Congress and White House advisers, talked about congressional reform. Video from USA Today was shown. Some of the ideas they discussed were two-year budgets,…

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    Election and Voting Reform, Panel 2

    Panelists talked about reforming the election system. The discussion included issues raised by the national bipartisan poll on American attitudes toward elections and election reform released…

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    Unity and Public Service

    Jim Rohr gave the keynote address at the Commission on Political Reform’s event to encourage national unity. After Mr. Rohr’s remarks, Susan Page moderated a town hall meeting on public…

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    A Well-Regulated Militia

    Saul Cornell was a guest on WAMU’s “Diane Rehm Show” to talk about his book, A Well-Regulated Militia: The Founding Fathers and the Origins of Gun Control in America, published by Oxford University Press. He talked about the…

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    National Conversation on American Unity

    Members of the Commission on Political Reform discussed the causes and consequences of extreme polarization of the American political process. The event opened with a video presentation highlighting…

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    It's Even Worse Than It Looks

    In their new book, congressional scholars Thomas Mann and Norman Ornstein examine partisan politics in the U.S. government. The authors contend that the level of “hyperpartisanship” has resulted in a…

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    Vice Presidential Debate Preview

    Telephone lines were open for comments on the debate between vice presidential candidates Joe Biden and Paul Ryan, held at Centre College. Interviews with media representatives and…

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    Women in Politics

    Women political leaders talked about the challenges women face when running for office. They all agreed with the importance of putting women into the “pipeline” to get the experience needed…

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    Interview with Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison

    Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-TX) talked about the challenges she faced as an elected official and a mother. In her comments she said that she the the other women Senate members have…

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    Peter Hart Focus Group with Virginia Republican Voters, Part 2

    Pollster Peter Hart and political reporters from the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Chicago Tribune, CNN, and NBC analyzed a Republican focus group in Virginia’s opinions on President…

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    2010 Midterm Elections

    Gail Russell Chaddock and Susan Page talked about the working relationship between the newly-elected Congress and President Obama, and the opportunities and pitfalls of a divided…

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    Reaction to Presidental Remarks on Airport Security Report

    Telephone lines were open for reaction to President Obama’s remarks on intelligence lapses and new security measures following the Christmas Day attempted bombing of Northwest Flight 253.

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    Rescue Warriors

    David Helvarg was a guest on WAMU’s “Diane Rehm Show” to talk about his book Rescue Warriors: The U.S. Coast Guard, America’s Forgotten Heroes (Thomas Dunne Books; May 12, 2009). In his book David…

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