Senate Minority Leader News Conference
Senator Daschle and Democratic governors spoke to reporters about homeland security, the economy, and levels of federal aid to states. Following their remarks they answered questions from the reporters.
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Tom Daschle U.S. Senator [D] South Dakota
Gary Locke Governor Washington (State)
Frank O'Bannon Governor [D] Indiana
Bill Richardson Governor [D] New Mexico
Thomas "Tom" J. Vilsack Governor [D] Iowa
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Pennsylvania governor Ed Rendell, participating by remote access from Philadelphia, talked about states' economies and…
Darrell Steinberg on California State Budget
State Senator Steinberg spoke about negotiations and debate over the California state budget, Governor Schwarzenegger’s…
Telephone lines were open for comments on the question, “Should the federal government provide aid to states?”
Open Phones, Part 1
Telephone lines were open for viewer suggestions on solving states' budget shortfalls and debt problems.