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February 15, 2008

The Debt Dilemma
Does America's $9 trillion federal debt mean we are mortgaging our future and jeopardizing individual savings, healthcare, and retirement for generations to come? Bill Moyers gets a reality check from Public Agenda's Scott Bittle and Jean Johnson, co-authors of WHERE DOES THE MONEY GO?: YOUR GUIDED TOUR TO THE FEDERAL BUDGET CRISIS.
February 1, 2008

Government Waste
GOVERNMENT OVERSIGHT BILL MOYERS JOURNAL examines the reality of waste and abuse of power in Washington with a look at the investigations being conducted by Congress's Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.
December 21, 2007

Sanford Levinson
Is it time to rewrite the Constitution? Perspective from the University of Texas Law School's Sanford Levinson, author of OUR UNDEMOCRATIC CONSTITUTION
November 2, 2007

Is the Internet the antidote to media consolidation? by Rick Karr
Correspondent Rick Karr on the Internet's role in the modern media landscape.
The S-CHIP Debate
Debate over the reauthorization of the State Children's Health Insurance Program.
October 26, 2007

Another Church Committee?
Is FISA, and it's recent amendments, an unnecessary limitation on the executive branch's ability to conduct comprehensive intelligence programs? Or do you think we need a modern-day Church Committee?
Power and the Presidency
Bill Moyers talks with constitutional law professor Charles Fried and lawyer and author Fritz Schwarz on the growing power of the executive branch.
The Church Committee and FISA
The post-Watergate Church Committee led to the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA). What's next for domestic intelligence?
October 19, 2007

The Balance of Trade: A Bill Moyers Essay
Bill Moyers examines the recent trade bills before Congress.
Tracking Defense Dollars
Reflections on the military-industrial complex in the 21st century.
September 28, 2007

Clip File: Loose Change
Who is keeping track of the billions we're spending in Iraq. Under the radar news you need to know.
September 14, 2007

9/11 Commission Recommendations
Review the recommendations of the 9/11 Commission and check on the progress of implementation
9/11 For the Record
Review the 9/11 Commission's findings on events and intelligence available before the 9/11 attacks and review new reports.
9/11 For the Record: Interactive Timeline
This interactive timline lets you review the 9/11 Commission's findings on events and intelligence available before the 9/11 attacks sources include the relevant documents, contemporary news coverage and new reports.
U.S. Intelligence Community
Investigate the history of U.S. intelligence services and review post 9/11 changes.
August 24, 2007

Poll:Net Freedom or Net Limitation
Do you think limiting competition for the Internet could have a negative effect on the expansion of new web technologies?
July 27, 2007

Earmark Reform?
With corruption on the minds of many voters in the 2006 midterm elections, has the new Congress made real strides in curbing the abuse of earmarks?
July 13, 2007

History of Impeachment
Explore the legal and political history of impeachment in the U.S.
Moyers on the War Debate
A Bill Moyers essay that highlights comments from the Senate floor on the war in Iraq.
Topic(s): Congress, politics, war
Presidential Signing Statements
Definition and history of Presidential signing statements.
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