Tag Archives: PBS Newshour

20th Century Vision: Video: PBS MacNeil/Lehrer Report Iowa Caucus 1988

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger Without the Bush Campaign literally bashing Bob Dole in South Carolina in 1988 and doing things like accusing Mr. Dole of fathering African-American babies which I guess was considered … Continue reading

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C-SPAN: U.S. House Energy & Commerce Committee 1994 Hearing on Tobacco – Tobacco CEO’s Testify Before Congress

  Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat  The then Democratic controlled House of Representatives looked into tobacco by investigating the industry and looking at ways of regulating the industry. The famous scene with all of those tobacco … Continue reading

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PBS: MacNeil/Lehrer Report- New York City Bailout: 11/25/1975

  Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat The late 1960s and probably the 1970s as a whole was a very rough period for New York City. Facing high crime rates, high poverty, high unemployment, a lousy economy … Continue reading

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Luke Jeffers: Video: The MacNeil/Lehrer Report 11/9/1982

The MacNeil/Lehrer Report I guess as it was called back then, now known as the PBS NewsHour was talking about the influence of political pacs, or political action committees on Congressional elections during the 1982 Congressional mid-term elections in the … Continue reading

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PBS: NewsHour-Shields and Brooks on ISIS and Bob McDonnell

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat I believe the United States is getting ready to wipeout ISIS, the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria and NATO may help them out. And NATO may step in when it … Continue reading

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PBS: Video: NewsHour: Shields & Brooks: Islamic State in Syria & Iraq

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger Of course Congress has to and needs to not only approve any new war America gets involved in Syria and Iraq. Because what President Obama and the National Security … Continue reading

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PBS: Video: NewsHour: David Brooks & Ruth Marcus on Police Power in Ferguson

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger Liberals and Libertarians coming together on Ferguson and its militarization of police. Something where we should definitely be able to agree especially for a town that is as small … Continue reading

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PBS: Video: NewsHour: Judy Woodruff Hosts a Panel Discussion About Richard Nixon: Why Are We Still Fascinated by Richard Nixon?

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger Is there a more fascinating politician than Richard Nixon, that is why we are still fascinated about this man. Because there is so much to him from both good … Continue reading

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PBS: Video: NewsHour: Shields & Brooks on Iraq, Richard Nixon’s Legacy

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger What choice does President Obama have, but defend Americans who are still in Iraq? That is what the airstrikes are about defending our personal that is still in there. … Continue reading

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PBS: Video: NewsHour: Shields and Brooks on Finding a GOP Anti-Cruz, Middle East

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat on Blogger Right now House Republicans can’t get past their Tea Party base on anything. And that is led and known by the House Republican Leadership who don’t have the balls … Continue reading

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