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    Tom Charles Huston Church Committee Hearing

    Tom Charles Huston testified before the Senate Select Committee to Study Governmental Operations with Respect to Intelligence Activities, commonly known as the Church Committee, on the 43-page plan he…

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    Gary Hart First Campaign Withdrawal

    Gary Hart announced his withdrawal from the Democratic presidential campaign less than a month after he announced his candidacy, criticizing political journalists for “dissecting” him. He blamed the…

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    Gary Hart News Conference

    Immediately following a campaign speech at Dartmouth College, Gary Hart answers reporters' questions. He had recently met with his wife for the first time since the Florida stories about…

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    Gary Hart Campaign Rally

    Gary Hart held his first campaign rally after that morning’s announcement of his candidacy for the 1988 Democratic nomination for president. He subsequently dropped out of the race in May…

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    Intelligence Oversight, Part 1

    Former Senators Walter Mondale (D-MN) and Gary Hart (D-CO) and Mr. Schwartz talked about their work on the Church Committee, one of Congress’s first forays into major reforms of the American…

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    William Colby Church Committee Hearing

    CIA Director William Colby testified before the Senate Select Committee to Study Governmental Operations with Respect to Intelligence Activities, commonly known as the Church…

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    1984 Democratic Presidential Candidates Debate

    Former Vice President Walter Mondale, Senators Gary Hart (D-CO) and John Glenn (D-OH), former Senator George McGovern (D-SD), and Jesse Jackson participated in a debate for the 1984 Democratic presidential…

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    Q&A with Gary Hart

    Former Colorado Democratic senator and presidential candidate Gary Hart talked about his book, The Republic of Conscience, in which he compares the current U.S. government to the republic…

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    Surveillance and Foreign Intelligence Gathering

    Senator Patrick Leahy (D-VT) talked about U.S. surveillance and intelligence gathering. In his remarks he said said that the FISA Court was no longer enough to ensure Americans' privacy and civil…

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    George McGovern Funeral Service

    A funeral service for former Senator George McGovern (D-SD) was held in the Mary W. Sommervold Hall at the Washington Pavilion of Arts and Science in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. He died on…

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    Homeland Security and Counterterrorism

    Panelists spoke about homeland security and the state of preparedness for a catastrophic terrorist attack such as the September 11 attacks on the U.S. Among the topics they addressed were the nature of…

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    Presidential Biographers

    Four panelists talked about the biographies they wrote of American presidents. They answered a variety of questions from moderator Bill Thompson and from audience members about the lives,…

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    American Security Project Annual Report

    Former Senator Gary Hart talked about the release of an American Security Project update to its annual report on global terrorism trends. He discussed several trends he believes raise…

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    Progressive Policy on National Security

    Will Marshall moderated a roundtable discussion on progressive policies for national security. Indiana Senator Evan Bayh made opening remarks on changing misperceptions of the Democratic Party and responded to…

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    Foreign Policy in an Obama Administration

    A panel discussion was held with Senator Obama’s senior foreign policy advisors during the Democratic Nation Convention. Topics included Senator Obama’s objectives for his first term as President,…

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    God And Caesar in America

    Former Senator Gary Hart talked about his book God And Caesar in America: An Essay on Religion and Politics, published by Fulcrum Publishing. In his book , he detailed the danger of…

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    National Bipartisan Forum News Conference

    A number of prominent former and current public servants discussed ways of reintroducing bipartisan statesmanship into American political discourse. Former Senator Sam Nunn read the…

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    Legacy of George McGovern

    Participants talked about the legacy of George McGovern, especially relating to his fight against world hunger and malnutrition. The celebration included toasts, remembrances, and a video…

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    Courage of Our Convictions

    Gary Hart talked about his book, The Courage of Our Convictions: A Manifesto for Democrats, published by Times Books. The former Colorado senator urged the Democratic Party to reintroduce itself…

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    Homeland Security Department

    Director Tom Ridge and other witnesses testified about the proposed reorganization of the federal government involving the creation of a new Department of Homeland Security. Among the issues they…

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