Washington Thursday Journal

Current news events and political issues were examined through reviews of the morning newspapers; interviews with journalists, newsmakers and… read more

Current news events and political issues were examined through reviews of the morning newspapers; interviews with journalists, newsmakers and legislators; and viewer telephone calls, faxes and electronic mail. In the first segment, Ms. Jones talked about current headlines, including the Senate’s continuing debate over welfare reform. Mr. Sherman talked about the Georgia legislature’s failure to alter its congressional districts after a Supreme Court decision ruled the current system unconstitutional. In the newspaper roundtable, Representatives Riggs and Reed talked about current news stories, including welfare reform and the crime bill. In a brief taped interview talked about the Library of Congress' McKinley collection surrounding his assassination. In the next segment, Reps. Horn and Maloney talked about their legislation that makes it easier for the U.S. government to collect unpaid non-tax revenues. After live coverage of the opening of a House and Senate Republican meeting, Ms. Rubin talked about upcoming congressional struggle over Medicare and other political issues. close

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Program ID:
67163-1
Category:
Call-In
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Video Magazine
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 14, 1995 | 7:11am EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Sep 14, 1995 | 10:56am EDT | C-SPAN 1

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  • Sep 14, 1995 | 7:11am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Sep 14, 1995 | 10:56am EDT | C-SPAN 1
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