Washington Thursday Journal

Current news events and political issues were examined through reviews of the morning newspapers; interviews with journalists, newsmakers… 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 Mr. Fuss talked about raising the minimum wage and other headline stories. In the newspaper roundtable Reps. Barr and Conyers talked about the morning headline stories. High school student Breig, a C-SPAN essay winner and first-time voter, talked by telephone about her political views. In the next segment Mr. Faris and Ms. Kelly debated the need to raise the legal minimum wage. Ms. Povich, who has just completed a Freedom Forum study, discussed the relationship between Congress and the media. Mr. Ullman talked about his world-champion whistling. House Republican Leader Armey discussed his recent book on the flat tax. close

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Program ID:
71292-1
Category:
Call-In
Format:
Video Magazine
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 18, 1996 | 7:00am EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
Apr 19, 1996 | 4:38am EDT | C-SPAN 2

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  • Apr 18, 1996 | 7:00am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 18, 1996 | 7:08pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 19, 1996 | 4:25am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 19, 1996 | 4:38am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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