Washington Wednesday 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, John Palmer of NBC News talked about the morning headlines including the potential effects of Whitewater and the recent conviction of several of the president’s former partners on the November elections. In the next segment, Harry Katz with the Library of Congress, talked about political cartoons throughout the Cold War and the cartoon exhibit at the Library or Congress. In the newspaper roundtable, Laura Ingraham and Don Sweitzer talked about current issues including the Whitewater convictions. Ms. Lawson talked by telephone about her entry in the C-SPAN Scholarship Competition. In the next segment, Mark Dennis of Newsweek talked by telephone from Jerusalem about the elections in Israel. Dane Smith talked by telephone about a Supreme Court case that will de close

Report Video Issue

People in this video

More People

Hosting Organization

More information about

Washington Wednesday Journal

126 Views
Program ID:
72580-1
Category:
Call-In
Format:
Video Magazine
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 29, 1996 | 6:59am EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
May 29, 1996 | 12:50pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • May 29, 1996 | 6:59am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 29, 1996 | 10:28am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 29, 1996 | 11:10am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 29, 1996 | 11:33am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 29, 1996 | 12:39pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • May 29, 1996 | 12:50pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Purchase a Download

Washington Wednesday Journal

  • MP4 video - Standard
    Price:
    $9.99
  • MP3 audio - Standard
    Price:
    $0.99