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Newsmaker: Margaret Thatcher
February 27, 1981 at 12:00 AM EDT
5206735351Margaret Thatcher on The MacNeil/Lehrer ReportRobert MacNeil and Jim Lehrer interviewed British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher for the The MacNeil/Lehrer Report in February of 1981.1981-02-27 18:00:00disabledFjB3B9ue4Iwtrue100533Why the White House is turning its attention to AsiaPresident Obama’s four-nation Asia tour marks a policy shift toward the continent, which has been overshadowed by international concerns in the Middle East, and now the Ukraine crisis. Gwen Ifill talks to former State Department Official Kurt Campbell and Michael Auslin of the American Enterprise Institute about the purpose behind the president’s trip.2014-04-23 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/486229145_cropped-320x196.jpg2365230839ez6Ne2FMtCw100252Was the Supreme Court ruling a setback for voting rights?In the months since the Supreme Court struck down a key portion of the Voting Rights Act, five states have tightened access to voting. The ruling has sparked nationwide debate, and the Obama administration is pushing back with an investigation. Gwen Ifill gets views from Kareem Crayton of University of North Carolina School of Law and David Lewis, a North Carolina state representative.2014-04-21 06:00 pmhttp://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/155658075-320x196.jpg3935fcSqgfY100055Shields and Brooks on Keystone politicsSyndicated columnist Mark Shields and New York Times columnist David Brooks join Judy Woodruff to discuss the week’s news, including the Keystone pipeline decision delay, a conflict in Nevada over private use of public land, Putin’s motives in the ongoing Ukraine crisis and the ramifications of awarding the Pulitzer Prize to reporting based on the Edward Snowden leaks.2014-04-18 18:00:00http://www.pbs.org/newshour/wp-content/uploads/2014/04/shieldsbrooks1-320x196.jpg2365227847aSG_ef33DQo
Robert MacNeil and Jim Lehrer interviewed British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher for the The MacNeil/Lehrer Report.
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