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, Mr. Palmer 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, Mr. Katz talked about political cartoons throughout the Cold War and the cartoon exhibit at the Library or Congress. In the newspaper roundtable, Ms. Ingraham and Mr. 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, Mr. Dennis talked by telephone from Jerusalem about the elections in Israel. Mr. Smith talked by telephone about a Supreme Court case that will deal with the use of multiple party labels by political candidates. In the final segment, Mr. Kizer talked about veterans' benefits and Agent Orange. close

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Program ID:
72580-1
Category:
Call-In
Format:
Video Magazine
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
May 29, 1996 | 7:00am EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
May 29, 1996 | 12:50pm EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • May 29, 1996 | 7:00am 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
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